What is worse than having to color your hair when you not even have touched thirty? This is a nightmare for all men and especially women. This is the first sign when you start feeling old. You start feeling your days of young age have passed and you have stepped into oldhood. You start getting conscious and uncertain about how you look. You lose confidence and those dies and hair colors are not the solutions but cover ups. We first should know what is the reason of our hair turning black? Especially in today’s world the signs of grey hair are showing up earlier than normal. The answer is simple, it happens when the pigment responsible for black hair stops getting produced. Generally this discontinuation in its production is seen in the mid-thirties in Americans, in late thirty in Asians and in 40’s in Africans.grey-hair-remedies

Now before going for the remedies for curing grey hair let us look at its causes. A variety of reasons are/ can be held responsible for grey hair. Namely:

  • Heredity
  • Deficiency of vitamin B 12
  • Smoking
  • Malnutrition
  • Pollution
  • Tobacco
  • Improper hair care
  • Albinism
  • Stress
  • The biggest being ageing or growing old
  • Vitiligo

Now let us consider some home remedies for curing hair greying



Amla or Indian gooseberry is a great way to cure grey hair. It can be used in various ways to treat grey hair and prevent pre-mature greying of hair. It can be cut into pieces and boiled with some coconut oil to make a mix. Then that mix can be applied to the hair. The solution thus made turns black. The solution can be massaged to your hair. This will blacken your hair naturally. Otherwise amla can also be made into a paste by keeping it soaked in water for a few hours add eucalyptus oil (1 spoon) to it. Store this mixture in an iron container overnight and apply this decoction with egg, curd, and lemon juice in the morning.Amla-home-remedies-dandruff

Curry leaves:

These can be applied with butter milk, curd or oil. While the most preferable is to apply them with oil. Boil these leaves in coconut oil till it turns black and then apply it to your scalp as hair tonic. This treats the problems of hair loss and pigmentation.


Onion is a great remedy which cures greying, baldness and hair loss. You can apply its juice to your scalp to treat the problem.


A mixture of henna with other ingredients is a great remedy for greying of hair. This if used regularly yields great results. The mixture needs to contain 2 spoons of heena powder, 1 spoon of fenugreek paste, 3 spoons of coffee, 2 spoons of basil leaves paste, 3 spoons of mint juice and lastly 1 spoon of yogurt.

Henna can also yield great results if mixed with coconut oil. Follow any of the two and see your hair get darker naturally in a matter of 15-20 days.

Aloe Vera gel:

Aloe Vera gel is greatly helpful in preventing pre-mature greying of hair. This amazing fluid of the wonder plant is a great treatment even for greying hair.aloe-vera-juice-home-remedy-dandruff

Honey with ginger:

Mashed ginger if mixed with one table spoon of honey can blacken your hair naturally. This can only also be as a prevention therapy for grey hair.honey-ginger-remedies-grey-hair


Take a cup of water, and an equal amount of rosemary and sage leaves. This can be used as a natural colorant. Rosemary instead can also be applied directly.rosemary_grey-hair-remedy

Almond oil:

This is a mixture of lemon juice, amla juice and almond oil. Mix these in equal quantities. Massage your hair with this mixture and see your hair turn black.

All these are great remedies. I hope you will benefit from these. Do share with us your results. Till then stay beautiful, stay stylish.

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