5 Natural Ways To Reduce The Growth Of White Hair

Occurrence of white hair at an early age has become prevalent nowadays. Normally, as we get older the pigments that give color to our hair gets reduced and that’s why our hair gets gray and finally white in our old age. Other reasons are there for us to have this problem during young like genetic issues, hormonal imbalance, certain medications, depression or stressful mind, melanin deficiency, usage of chemical products and others. In order to solve this problem, we tend to dye our white hair to hide it from public. Scientific reasons have stated recently that dyeing our hair can give rise to the spread of white hair rapidly. It is better to try some home remedies to reduce the presence of white hair rather than using dyes which are full of chemicals and side effects.

Here Is A List Of Homemade Techniques To Tackle This Problem

1. Curry Leaf Oil

Curry leaves are well-known in Indian cooking and has been used for ages by Indians. It has the ability to promote the production of melanin. Obtain a bunch of fresh curry leaves and add them to 2-3 cups of fresh coconut oil. Allow the mixture to boil and simmer it for some time till the curry leaves becomes dark and black. Switch off the flame and allow the mixture to cool down. The nutrients from the curry leaves will slowly seep into the oil. Strain the mixture and massage your scalp and hair with this oil on alternate days.[1]

Curry Leaf Oil

 

2. Black Tea

Black tea refills the hair with anti-oxidants which aids in decreasing the growth of white hair. Add two tablespoons of black tea in water and boil it. Strain the mixture. Rub it on the scalp and leave it for an hour. Wash off without using any shampoo. Do this often and after a few months your white hair shall get reduced.[2]

Black Tea

3. Sesame Oil And Carrot Seed Oil

Sesame oil contains the anti-aging effects to your hair. On the other hand carrot seed oil can nourish and freshen up your hair as it contains the minerals necessary for a healthy hair growth. Together they make a great combo in giving back the color to your hair. Take 4 teaspoons of sesame oil and half teaspoon of carrot seed. Mix them well. Apply this on the roots of your hair and leave them for half an hour. Then rinse your hair with warm water.[3]

Sesame Oil And Carrot Seed Oil

4. Sage Leaves

This works excellently to bring back the natural hue of your hair. Take some sage leaves and boil it in water. Allow the mixture to cool and sprinkle the water on your hair. Wash off with a mild shampoo after 2 hours. Follow this remedy once a week continuously till you get beneficial results.[4]

Sage Leaves

5. Henna And Coffee Powder

Instead of using hair dyes, you can opt for henna which gives a chestnut or auburn color to your hair. It is completely safe and free from side effects as it is natural. In order to get a thick brown hue, you can add coffee powder to it. Take a cup of water and bring it to boil. Then add a tablespoon of instant coffee to it. After it has dissolved, switch off the flame. Add 5 tablespoons of henna powder in a bowl and pour the coffee onto it. Stir gradually to avoid lump formations. Then apply the concoction to your hair and wash off with warm water after 4 hours.

Henna And Coffee Powder