5 Excellent Herbal Remedies For White Hair

 White Hair

Beautiful hair is the desire of everyone and premature greying or whitening of hair is definitely not welcomed. Sometimes even we tend to lose our confidence and morale with early appearance of white hair at it makes us feel older than our age.

Untimely whitening of hair can be due to one or many reasons like heredity, stress, illness, less sleep, excessive intake of alcohol, improper diet, unclean scalp, dandruff, etc. Hair greying is a normal process with aging; however, premature greying is also not very uncommon. You can get rid of this problem with some easy herbal remedies which treat hair greying in an excellent way and give you black lustrous hair back.

5 Excellent Herbal Remedies To Treat Whitening Hair

Gooseberry Powder(Amla)

Gooseberry (amla) is well known for its benefits especially for hair.  Mix amla powder with lemon juice and make a smooth paste; apply this paste over your scalp for 1-2 hours before wash. You can also soak amla pieces overnight in water and use this water to rinse your hair after washing it with a mild shampoo. There are several ways to use this fruit for nourishing your hair and scalp.

Gooseberry Powder

Gooseberry not only repairs your hair damages but also works as a hair tonic which gives shinning, dandruff free, black hair. You can also dry amla pieces and thereafter boil them with coconut oil till the oil turns dark brown. Apply this oil to your scalp and hair every night for 2-3 weeks and wash in morning with a mild shampoo for a visual result. Massaging your scalp with a teaspoon of almond oil mixed with a few drops of lime juice and a teaspoon of amla juice also helps to cure greying hair.

Curry Leaves

Curry leaves provide vitality and strength to hair roots and therefore is considered excellent home remedy for whitening hair.  You can increase the intake of curry leaves in any form; just use them in your cooking with daal or sabji.

Curry Leaves

You can also make a chutney of curry leaves  or use them with butter milk. Another way of nourishing your hair with curry leaves is that heat coconut oil and add curry leaves to it and let it boil for 3-4 minutes. Use this oil to massage your scalp to get rid of hair pigmentation and premature greying.

Onion Paste

Onion paste is also seen to benefit in treatment of whitening hair. Make a smooth paste of onions and apply all over your scalp for 1-2 hours before hair wash.

Onion Paste

Initially repeat this process on a daily basis for 2-3 weeks and later on reduce the frequency.  This treatment nourishes your hair and gives dandruff free black shiny hair.

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Ridge Gourd (Lauki)

Take 1/4th of a ridge gourd (lauki), grate it and dry in shade. Boil this grated lauki with coconut water till the oil turns brown.

Ridge Gourd

Use this oil to massage your hair and scalp for the treatment of untimely greying hair. This oil works as a tonic for hair and gives proper nourishment to treat whitening or greying hair.


Another excellent herbal remedy is henna to get rid of greying hair. Mix henna powder with castor oil and lemon and make a thick paste.


Apply this paste over your scalp and hair before 1-2 hour of hair wash. Initially you should do this treatment frequently to see visible and immediate results. Afterwards you can continue with this treatment weekly.

Caution: Please use Home Remedies after Proper Research and Guidance. You accept that you are following any advice at your own risk and will properly research or consult healthcare professional.