The real nightmare is when your hair converts to grey from its original color in the early teens. Usually, when people get older, it is absolutely normal to get grey hair. But when the hair converts its original color to grey in the young age (early 20’s), then it is a tragic incident for sure. Turning the grey hair back to its original color with the chemicals are considered to be highly carcinogenic and harmful. But it could be taken care of with easy and quick natural home remedies.
What are the ingredients required to prepare the remedy?
- 50 ml of organic coconut oil (or 3 to 4 tablespoons)
- 3 teaspoons of lemon juice (which should be freshly squeezed)
- A Clean large bowl
How to prepare the solution?
Take the clean bowl and pour 3 to 4 teaspoons of organic coconut oil in it. You can add more or less the amount of coconut oil according to the length and thickness of your hair.
Cut the lemon into two halves and squeeze 3 teaspoons of fresh lemon juice into the same bowl containing the coconut oil.
With the help of a fork or stirrer, properly blend both coconut oil and lemon juice together until the ingredients get mixed well.
What are the directions to use the prepared solution?
First, wash your hair clean as it will be useful for the easy absorption of the coconut oil and lemon juice solution.
Divide your hair into partitions and apply the prepared solution on your scalp thoroughly, & then from the roots until it reaches the tip of the hair.
Let the hair be dried for about one hour so that the solution could be easily absorbed by the hair.
Then, wash your hair with your usual shampoo (it would be best if it is a mild one) and later you can apply your regular hair conditioner.
What are the tips to be followed while following this natural remedy?
Do not expose your hair to the sunlight while at the time of applying the solution. It is because of the presence of citric acid in the lemon juice which might bleach your hair.
Apply this solution on your hair at least for once in a week to get a better result in getting rid of your grey hair.
Benefits of Combination of Coconut oil + Lemon juice for Grey Hair
One of the home remedies to treat the grey hair is by using coconut oil along with lemon juice.
Coconut oil consists of lauric acid along with powerful antioxidants, whose presence is responsible for the cleaning of scalp. They help in the stimulation of blood flow, develop regeneration of new hair follicles and form the natural pigments in the hair shafts.
Lemon juice is rich in Vitamin C, Citric acid, Flavanoids and Vitamin B complex which are involved in the repairing and nourishing of your hair shaft.