I’m back with another post! Today, we would be talking about some of the best ways to cover gray hair. Grey hair is one of the worst situations that a woman can be faced with. As soon as you see grey in your hair, your world comes crashing down. Like any other woman, even I try to hide and cover my grey hair in a natural way. Before you see one gray hair rearing its ugly head, you should treat them and kill the problem at its root.
1. Heena Hair Pack:
Using a henna hair pack is one of the most ancient remedies that can help to cover your grey hair easily. Due to its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties found in henna, it works as a natural dye on your hair. Take one cup of henna powder and soak them in water. Soak for almost for 8 hours and add some black tea water to it. Mix together to make a thick paste and apply on the scalp. Make sure you cover the gray hair on the scalp completely. Leave the mixture for an hour and wash off with cold water.
2. Coconut Oil And Lemon Remedy:
Coconut oil and lemon, both contain antibacterial properties which help to reverse gray hair easily. It proves beneficial in preserving the natural pigmentation of the hair thus prevents graying of the hair. Mix coconut oil and lemon juice in 3:1 ratio. Mix together and apply on gray hair. Leave it on for an hour and wash off with water.
3. Potato Peel Rinse:
Potato peel contains a high amount of starch which helps to cover the gray hair easily. Using a potato peel rinse is one of the easiest ways to cover grey hair easily. Take a few potatoes and peel it. Now boil the peels in water and collect the starchy part of it. Let the solution cool down and collect the liquid in a container. Now wash your hair with the potato peel water. Leave it as it as and allow your hair to dry.
4. Apple Cider Vinegar:
Another way to cover grey hair is by using apple cider vinegar. It helps to maintain scalp health and also helps to prevent greying of hair. Washing your hair with apple cider vinegar can help to preserve melanin in the hair follicle thus preventing grey hair. Take two cups of apple cider vinegar and mix it with an equal amount of water. Wash your hair with this solution and wash off with water.
5. Fenugreek Seeds:
Due to amino acids and lecithin present in fenugreek seeds, it can help to prevent greying of hair. Take some coconut oil and allow it to boil. Once the oil starts boiling, add some fenugreek seeds to the boiling oil and allow it to boil for 10 minutes. Switch off the flame and allow the oil to cool down. Massage your scalp with this oil and leave it overnight. Wash off your hair with shampoo in the morning.
6. Massaging Your Scalp:
Another great way to prevent the aging of hair is by massaging your scalp with oils. Mix black seed oil, olive oil, jojoba oil and castor oil in equal proportions. Heat it for some time and massage your scalp with this. Wrap a warm towel and leave it for 60-80 minutes. Wash off with a mild sulfate-free shampoo.
7. Black Pepper And Yogurt Hair Mask:
Black pepper is used to reverse graying of hair since ages. In order to prevent grey hair and also hide it effectively, you should be applying a mixture of black pepper and yogurt. Take 2-3 grams of black pepper and blend them to make a powder. Now add it with yogurt and apply the mixture on the scalp. Apply on the scalp and rub on the roots of the hair. Allow it to dry and wash off with water. Make sure you do not rub your eyes after applying this mask and also take precaution that the black pepper mask does not enter into your eyes.
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