Grey hair can be quite annoying when it is obvious and it doesn’t look good at all. Besides, if you take advantages of hair dyes, it can be harmful. Also, eating black sesame seeds and amla are great for both your health and your grey hair but we bet it will take a long time to see the difference. But don’t worry, we are here to help you. There is one quick fix which is not harmful, neither messy nor time-consuming.
Of course it will happen overnight but also it won’t take you years so don’t be worried. You might only need to spend a couple of months to make it work. Besides, it will definitely make your hair stronger and shiner.
Hair Darkening Rinse
The secret ingredient here is amla which you can use to rinse and darken your hair. Along with it, you should also combine alma with other herbs to make it even more effective. Here are several suggested ingredients that you should go for:
Black tea: It is a great ingredient that works well on darkening hair, plus it offers some great antioxidants which help prevent more grey hair. It also contains anti-inflammatory and anti-fungal properties that soothe irritated scalp condition and may help with dandruff.
Clove: It enhances and retain hair color. At the same time, it also increase scalp circulation and promotes hair growth.
Henna: Henna is a fantastic natural alternative to synthetic hair dyes. When mixed with other herbs such as amla, coffee, clove, it can create a variety of beautiful shades. Besides, henna also works great as a conditioner because it can coat and protect your hair, making it shiny and healthy.
To make hair darkening rinse you will need:
- 2 teaspoon amla wholeor 1 teaspoon amla powder
- ½ teaspoon black tea (optional)
- 1 and ½ cups Water
Put amla into water and let them soak overnight or at least 6 hours. After that, use a cloth to strain the liquid and this is what you need. If you don’t use it right away then store it in the fridge which can last for 1 week. If you have dry hair and scalp, add a few drops of almond oil or olive oil.
How to use
Apply this rinse to freshly washed hair and leave it on for 10 to 15 minutes. Then rinse lightly. You can also leave the rinse on and let it dry naturally. Or else, you can in turn rinse it with water then next time; leave it dry naturally on your head.
This liquid will step by step darkens your grey hair without damaging or drying it out. However, it is obvious that after the first time, you will not see much of difference but if you constantly use this method about 3 times a week for a while, you will quickly see the changes on your head. The grey hair gradually disappears and your hair will look fabulously shiny and healthy.