Everyone wants to maintain the shine and colour of their hair. Black hair is a desire of every individual. There is a vast range of chemical based products available in the market to turn the grey hair black. But they make our hair so dry and dull, that the natural shine of the hair gets lost. Thus, to maintain strong and healthy black hair, one should rely on home based natural products. This will surely not harm your hair. [Also read: Health benefits of consuming soaked almonds daily]
Here is the list of some home based natural products, one should use instead of chemical based products:
Massaging hair with almond oil: Almond oil is rich in vitamin E, it is extremely beneficial for hair and skin. It has the properties to enrich hair with essential nutrients. One should massage hair with almond oil daily to get rid of the dullness. It even prevents hair damaging and turning of hair into a grey colour.
Indian Gooseberry/Amla: Indian gooseberry is one of the key ingredients to maintain the colour of the hair. It is also known as the natural dye as it gradually turns the grey hair into black. Boil some Indian gooseberry with water and making a paste of it. Apply it every week to get the best results. Besides this, eating amla daily will also do wonders to your hair and skin.
Onion juice: Onion not only helps to get rid of dandruff but also prevents premature greying of hair. Onion is rich in biotin, vitamin B6, fibre, potassium, sulphur, vitamin B1, vitamin C etc. Applying onion juice on the scalp to retain the shine of the hair making them strong. It retains the natural colour of the hair for long period of time.
Potato mask: Potatoes are a blessing for hair. Boiling a potato in water and using that water is extremely beneficial for hair. If mixed with curd, potato water helps to retain the colour of the hair for a longer period of time.
Carrot juice: Carrots are boon to the hair. We all are well aware of the benefits of carrot and carrot juice. However, one can either drink carrot juice daily to maintain the colour of the hair or apply the carrot paste over on the scalp. This will provide shine and lustre to the hair. It even helps to turn the grey hair into black.
Coconut oil and lemon juice: If you want to get the black, shiny hair within no time then massaging your hair with coconut oil along with some lemon juice is the best solution. heat some coconut oil and add few drops of lemon. It will also remove the fungus infection from the scalp and will give strong and healthy black hair. [Also read: Six ways to make your hair colour last longer]