Gray hairs are a nightmare for many women as they are
considered to be the first sign of aging. Therefore, women are
ready to try anything to cover the gray hairs. There are many
products and hair dyes, which can cover the gray hairs.
However, their effects are only temporary and they come with a
vast number of side effects.
First and foremost, you should know that premature graying of
hair can be triggered by numerous health conditions and poor
dietary choices. For instance, this cosmetic issue may be
caused by hormonal fluctuations, smoking, pollution, stress,
use of unsuitable hair products, chronic colds, sinusitis, and
thyroid disorders. Moreover, gray hairs may appear as a result
of low amounts of melanin.
So, instead of using products full of harsh chemicals, which do
more harm than good, you can try some natural alternatives
instead. The most important thing you should do is consume a
healthy and nutritious diet. Moreover, you can try the
following natural remedy which is based on two available and
Coconut Oil and Lemon Mixture
- organic coconut oil (the amount will depend on the length
of your hair)
- 3 teaspoons organic lemon juice, freshly squeezed
You should mix the two ingredients until you get a homogeneous
mixture. Then, apply the mixture to your hair and massage it
into your scalp. Let it act for at least one hour. Finally,
wash it off with a mild shampoo. Repeat this treatment once a
Why is this remedy so beneficial?
The two ingredients used in this remedy are one of the most
versatile and beneficial nature gifts. Coconut oil is packed
with anti-microbial properties, lauric acid, and medium-chain
fatty acids, which can treat and improve the condition of your
hair. Hence, coconut oil can condition the scalp, promote hair
growth, strengthen the hair, treat damaged hair, and reverse
gray hair. Moreover, it can fight dandruff and it leaves the
hair smooth and soft.
On the other hand, lemon juice can prevent premature graying.
Due to the vitamin B, vitamin C, and phosphorus content, lemon
juice nourishes the hair and treats the cause of gray hair.