Among the first signs of aging is, of course, the hellish nightmare of many people, especially women, and that is gray hairs. Most women would do anything to cover them and try to hide the gray hairs. Today, there are many chemical products on the market that can be used to color or cover the gray hairs.
But, they are chemically produced and also a temporary solution to the problem, which also comes with various side effects.
The reasons for gray hairs are numerous and among them are various health issues and also dietary habits. Among the causes for premature graying of your hair could be: smoking, pollution, hormonal imbalance, stress, usage of certain hair products, sinusitis, colds and also thyroid disorder. Mostly, gray hair is associated with the lack of melanin production in your body.
Many women have tried to fight this cosmetic and aesthetic issue with the chemical products available on the market which can sometimes be very harmful to your health. It is always better to try a natural remedy which can truly improve the issue. Of course, the most important part of this is your dietary plan and habits. As an addition to your healthy dietary habits, you can try this natural coconut and lemon remedy to fight against gray hairs.
How to prepare this homemade recipe:
You will need coconut oil (preferably extra virgin and the amount will be determined by the length of the hair) and 3 tbsp of freshly squeezed lemon juice.
Combine the two ingredients together to get a consistent mixture. Apply this mixture on your head and then massage it well with circular motions. Leave it to be absorbed for about an hour. After that, wash it off using mild shampoo. You need to this once every week.
Why makes this recipe effective and beneficial?
Lemons and coconut oil are among the most beneficial natural ingredients we use every day in our lives. Coconut oil has antimicrobial properties, healthy fatty acids and lauric acid which make it act as a great natural conditioner for your hair. Thus, it can be used as an incredible conditioner, because of its properties it can increase hair growth, strengthens your hair and by way treats your damaged hair, and lastly, it helps reverse the process of hair graying. What’s even more, it can also be an excellent anti-dandruff product that will leave your hair soft and silky.
Lemon juice, on the other hand, is very effective for premature graying due to the presence of vitamins in it. Lemon juice contains vitamin C, vitamin B and phosphorus which nourish your hair and treat the causes for premature graying of your hair.