Every woman’s worst nightmare is gray hairs because they are the first sign of aging and they make the whole hair look awful. So, in order to cover these hairs, women are ready to try almost anything. The most common way to cover gray hairs is with the help of store-bought hair dyes, but, the effects are short-term and these hair dyes come with a lot of side effects due to the high presence of harmful chemicals.
Premature hair graying is a problem that may be a consequence of numerous health problems and poor diets. It may be a result of hormonal imbalance, smoking, pollution, too much stress, chronic colds, sinusitis, and thyroid disorders. Gray hairs may also appear due to low amounts of melanin.
If you want to avoid the negative side effects from hair dyes, but if you still want to cover gray hairs, you should know that there are numerous alternative approaches you can try. But, before we present one of these methods, you should know the importance of leading a healthier diet consisted of less processed foods and more organic, raw food.
Now, let’s take a look at the recipe for a potent solution that will help you cover gray hairs naturally:
Coconut oil and lemon mixture
You will need:
- Organic coconut oil
- 3 tsp of freshly squeezed lemon juice
Preparation: Mix the two ingredients to get a homogeneous mixture which you need to apply to the hair by massaging it into the scalp. Leave it for 60 minutes to act and then rinse it off with shampoo.
For optimal results, repeat the procedure once per week.
The benefits of the ingredients
Coconut oil is rich in anti-microbial characteristics, lauric acid, and medium-chain fatty acids that nourish and better the condition of your hair. It will also encourage hair growth and treat damaged hairs and it will also reverse gray hairs and condition the scalp. It can treat dandruff and make the hair smoother and softer.
Lemon juice has the power to prevent premature graying and since it has vitamins B and C, as well as phosphorus, lemon juice nourishes the hair and solves the problems causing gray hairs.