1 2
1 2

Apart from dying hair black, there are many different ways to get black hair. In this post, we will introduce to you one simple home remedy to get black hair. It is fermented rice water.


  1. What are the benefits of fermented rice water for hair?


Rice water can be used to eliminate toxins in vegetables as well as fruits, remove the fishy smell in fishes, whiten your teeth and can be used as a cleanser. Do you know?

In addition, rice water has tremendous skin benefits as it helps to whiten your skin, prevent acne and protect against aging.

Rice water is also a cheap, useful and safe ingredient for healthy hair.

According to many experts, rice water, especially fermented rice water is loaded with inositol and amino acids which play a very important role in strengthening hair roots, preventing hair loss and hair breakage, moisturizing your natural hair, making your hair shiny and soft, removing dandruff, reducing split ends, stimulating hair growth and so on.

Especially, your straight hair, your curly hair and your wavy hair will be made to be darker thanks to vitamin B in rice water. For these reasons, anyone who wants to get black hair is recommended to wash their hair using fermented rice water.

For many centuries ago, women in China, Japan, Thailand and many other Asian countries have known the way to wash their hair using plain rice water or fermented rice water. In a China’s village, there is an ethnic minority called Red Yao. One distinctive feature of this ethnic minority is that women here all have very long black hair.

A Red Yao woman is even recorded in the Guinness Book of Records as a female with the longest black hair in the world with a length of 18 feet 5.54 inches.

  1. How to make fermented rice water?

1 1

Whenever cooking, you have to soak rice in water. Drain off the first soaked rice water because it contains a lot of impurities. Instead, you should keep soaked rice water in the second time of soaking and transfer the liquid to a jar or a bottle. Leave rice water at room temperature for at least one day until it is sour and starts to ferment.

You can store the fermented rice water in the refrigerator so that you can use it for a longer time.

  1. How to wash hair with fermented rice water?

1 2


Fermented rice water is used as a hair rinse. After washing your hair with shampoo, pour fermented rice water on your hair and gently massage your scalp. Afterwards, leave the fermented rice water on for at least 4-5 minutes. You can whether rinse your hair again with clean water or not. Try to repeat the process twice a week to get smooth black hair.


APO HAIR not only shares with you the best hair care tips but also provides the best hair extensions. Our hair extensions are available in different lengths, from 6 inches hair extensions to 24 inches hair extensions.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here