Spotting them, first greys in your 30’s can be shattering but it is also natural! Modern day lifestyle is one of the main reasons why our hair tend to grey earlier these days. Although ageing is something you can’t do much about, preventing and stopping hair greying is totally in your control.
While there is absolutely nothing wrong with grey hair, we completely understand if it is giving you sleepless nights. For this very reason, we have rounded up some simple tips that will help you effectively deal with those greys in your 30s...
A rich source of antioxidants, black tea replenishes hair and inhibits the growth of white hair. It also helps darken hair color while adding shine, elasticity and strength.
BB Pro Tip: Massage your scalp with black tea for a couple of minutes and let it sit for about an hour before rinsing with a mild shampoo and conditioner.
Curry leaves, a common Indian spice, is an amazing cure for greying hair. These leaves are rich source of hair loving vitamins and nutrients, and they help your body to regulate it's melanin production.
BB Pro Tip: Boil a handful of curry leaves in 3 tablespoons of coconut oil, strain the concoction and massage on your scalp for a few minutes. Leave this on for 30 minutes and wash as usual.
Onion juice has been used since centuries to reduce hair fall. It also prevents and reverses greying and improves overall hair health.
BB Pro Tip: Chop an onion, blend it in a mixture with some olive oil and squeeze the juice out using a muslin cloth. Apply the juice on your scalp and massage for about 10 minutes. Leave it on for 30 minutes and wash using a mild shampoo.
Known for their natural colour preservative abilities, sage leave prevent your hair from greying. It improves circulation and delivers important nutrition to the scalp.
BB Pro Tip: Brew sage tea in a water. Pour it in a spray bottle once cooled down and spritz it on your hair. Leave it on for about 2 hours and wash of normally.
Sesame seed and coconut oil
Sesame seed and coconut oil try to deliver a dark pigment to each strand and reverse grey hair in a matter of days.
BB Pro Tip: Combine and heat the two oils until slightly warm. Apply this mixture to your hair and scalp, leave it on for 30 minutes and wash off using a mild shampoo.
Written by Urvi Dalal on Feb 11, 2019
Writer, avid reader and hardcore beauty enthusiast is the best way to describe Urvi Dalal. With over 5 years of writing experience in the beauty industry, you can trust her to have the latest skin, hair and makeup tidbits on her fingertips. In her time working as a beauty writer, she has had the opportunity to interact and work closely with a string of dermatologists, makeup artists and hairstylists. All that knowledge exchange, coupled with her flair and love for writing make it possible for her to bring you some authentic yet fun beauty content. When Urvi isn’t working, you’d usually catch her curled up with a big, fat book, drinking a cup of tea or practising her makeup skills; there is no in-between!