Miami, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/18/2014 -- People from different part of the world suffer from the problem of premature graying. Now the age when it can be said to have gone gray prematurely, may differ. Now once the hair starts graying it’s been difficult to stay with the problem for a longer time. As putting up with the gray hairs are difficult task. It is advisable to make sure the grey hairs are treated in a better way. Premature graying is when hair loses its natural pigmentation at an early age.
There are certain products that are good for healthy hair and help to prevent premature hair graying like:
Shikakai: is a good cleanser and act as a conditioner. It is also used in preparation of many anti-dandruff shampoos.
Reetha: Have also same properties as Shikakai and it is also used as a cleanser and conditioner. Reetha also provide you shiny and silky hair.
Mehandi, Henna (Lawsonia Inermis): also used to dye hair and strengthening. It is Ayurvedic herb and we use the leaf to dye hair.
To know how to dye your hair and its uses consult Dr Rachna Mehra.
1. Take 1 tsp of lemon juice. Add 2 tsp of almond oil.
2. Mix well.
3. Massage on the scalp.
4. Take 7-8 crushed curry leaves.
5. Add 3 tbsp of coconut oil.
6. Heat this mixture for 5-7 min.
7. Strain the mixture.
Massage on scalp when lukewarm, advises Dr Rachna Mehra.
Curry leaves not only grant great aroma and taste to your dishes but also brings back lost pigments to lifeless hair and helps to rejuvenation of new and healthy hair. These leaves are nature’s gift having certain pigment that can retain the original hair color. So include curry leaves in diet which would add life to the lifeless gray hair. Use them to temper the gravies, boil them in water and have as tea, grind them to mix with buttermilk or curd and have tasty treats. Make it and store for daily use suggests Dr. Rachna Mehra as curry leaves acts as a tonic to your hair.
Apart part from applying the above home remedies Dr. Rachna Mehra suggests that for preventing gray hair, it is also important not to use harsh chemicals on hair. Avoid using shampoos and other hair products that contain such chemical ingredients and go for natural hair products. For more details contact Dr Rachna Mehra MD