Hair, as one of the factors of your beauty, is susceptible. You may not be able to bring back your bleached and lost hair, but why let the remaining hair on your head turn white?
Identifying the cause of hair whitening at a young age is the best way to treat and prevent further growth of white hair. Do not be fooled by the advertisements of some companies for the definitive treatment of white hair because if the cause of your white hair is genetic, there is no treatment, and you can only prevent the increase of your white hair. Remember to keep home remedies for hair whitening in mind and supply your body with vitamins.
Using chemical dyes does not help prevent the growth of white hair and speeds up this process. The best thing is to use herbs or natural colors to restore beauty to your hair.
A mixture is obtained from the combination of hair oil and curry leaves that prevents the growth of white hair at a young age. To use this mixture, you should mix them well and apply it on your scalp.
This leaf has medicinal properties that prevent hair whitening at a young age and make it look darker if you have black hair. To use Bringaraj leaves, boil them in coconut or sesame oil, gently apply the resulting mixture on your head, and massage it.
Since this fruit is rich in antioxidants, it is believed that it can reverse the growth of gray hair. This product is mainly found in powder form. If you can find 3 or 4 of this fruit, you should consume them according to the instructions below.
Black tea affects hair shine, shine, and softness. You can use this plant in two ways to prevent hair whitening at a young age. Pour two cups of tea into boiling water and wait for it to brew ultimately, then leave it in an open container until it cools down. Now you can apply it to your hair and wait an hour for results. The second method is to combine tea with hair conditioners and put it on your hair.
Pumpkin is one of the products that has shown its effect on stimulating hair and helping pigment cells. To use this product, you can put its oil on your hair.
Since white hair is thicker and more fragile than colored hair, it quickly loses its proteins. Therefore, you should take more care of your white hair. Coconut oil, with its moisturizing and softening properties, prevents hair proteins from falling. To use coconut oil, apply one or two spoons on your white hair and wait an hour. Then remove it from your hair with a mild cleanser. After finishing work, apply a conditioner to your hair for more softness.
Henna is one of the natural hair color products used since ancient times. Henna is not dangerous for children; you can use it to cover your white hair. How to use it is as follows:
Henna is a product that turns hair orange or light brown, but everyone may not like this color. Most people like to use a natural dye that gives their hair a black color. I recommend you black coffee. You can change your white hair to black with black coffee. However, this is temporary; you must re-dye their white hair after it grows back. How to consume black coffee is as follows:
You may know onion by its foul smell, but interestingly, it strengthens hair. During the research, scientists found they could produce shampoo from onion extract. Compared to other chemical products, the produced product irritates the hair less and is more effective in stimulating the follicles to produce melanin. Making onion shampoo is relatively easy; you can also make this shampoo at home.
Use this shampoo to see the following results in your hair:
No specific research shows that rose water can cause the loss of white hair. However, rose water has other properties that refresh the hair. The benefits of rose water for hair are:
Many women with curly hair testify to the ability of rose water to calm frizz and increase shine.
Black seed is an annual flowering plant that is mainly found in India. Black seed oil is obtained simply by pressing black seed seeds. The black seed oil contains thymoquinone. Thymoquinone is an antioxidant and anti-inflammatory compound that relieves skin infections caused by bacteria and fungi. Thymoquinone promotes hair growth and slows down the aging process of hair follicles, thereby preventing hair thinning and whitening at a young age.
In general, black seed and its oil have many benefits for hair, which need to be reviewed in another article, but if we want to refer to its benefits case by case, we should mention these things:
Are there pills to prevent gray hair? Medicines often cause hair loss or excessive hair growth, but they act as a complication of hair color change. It means that hair color change drugs are a drug’s side effect, and there is no specific drug to remove white hair. In the following, we introduce the drugs observed to change hair color.
This drug is used to treat lupus and rheumatoid arthritis. In some cases, it has been observed that this medicine makes the scalp shiny and rarely affects the color of the hair, sibyl, and eyebrows.
This drug is mainly used to treat cancer and carcinoma. Whitening of hair on the scalp, eyebrows, eyelashes, or body hair may occur with this medicine. The effect of this drug is dose-dependent, which means that the intensity of the color change depends on the dose. 7-14% of patients with a lower dose (50 mg per day) and up to 64% of patients with a higher dose (more than 50 mg per day) have experienced hair color change
This drug is used to treat thyroid cancer and kidney and liver carcinoma. By taking this drug, up to 27% of patients show a change in hair color after 2 to 6 weeks. According to the report, hair may grow back even while the patient is still treated with sorafenib. However, the newly grown hair is more fragile, curlier and sometimes darker than the original.
Due to Lyell’s syndrome in several rare cases, this anticonvulsant drug has caused black hair to become blonde.
After hair loss, this anti-cancer agent has reported regrowth of lighter and darker hair.
In the following, we will examine the most common popular questions that arise in the minds of most of the audience.
There is little evidence that taking too many showers turns your hair gray. However, bathing too much will cause the loss of oil and beneficial bacteria on your head. With the loss of these things, your scalp becomes dry and may crack. Splitting your scalp exposes the roots of your hair to harmful bacteria that may affect your follicles.
As mentioned, you should get the minerals and vitamins your hair needs from food. Each food has different nutrients, but in general, you should eat the following foods regularly to avoid vitamin deficiency:
In the past, an experiment was designed in which several mice were exposed to stress and nervous pressure. After a while, the mice’s hair started to turn white. Therefore, scientists believe hair graying is directly related to stress and nervous tension.
As you read, this article talked about home remedies for white hair. On the other hand, we recommend you have a healthy lifestyle to reduce the possibility of getting this problem. Now, if you need help in this field, you can talk to a hair doctor so that the necessary measures can be taken.
Dr. Majid Zohrabi started treating his patients in Dubai in 2022 and continues his activities in private medical centers in the UAE.