Hair Care

10 Main Premature Graying Hair Causes and 9 Home Remedies To Reduce

What are the causes of premature grey hair? Both the men and women are allergic to grey hairs. If the premature grey hair comes, there will be an inferiority complex, worries and stress that makes us forget happiness. People use to get suggestions from many people to make the hair black again. The medicinal factor for grey hair is, the melanocyte cells which gives black color to the hair is less in the count. These melanocyte cells use to decrease only when aging occurs. But nowadays it starts decreasing at the young age itself.

There are many factors also that cause grey hair. First study the premature graying hair causes then try to reduce them by home remedies accordingly. In general turning black of the grey hair is difficult but if it is done methodologically with necessary nutrients, we can turn the hair black again.

#1 Nutrition Deficiency

Grey hair may start appearing due to nutrition deficiency. Because the nutrition that is necessary for body and hair will not be sufficient.

#2 Tension

When we get tensed in excess, the scalp will be affected and the hair follicles will not get the required nutrients that cause grey hair.

#3 Genetics

Genetics is also a factor which causes grey hair. If your father or mother has got premature greying then you will also get the same.

#4 Copper Deficiencies

Copper is an essential mineral which is important for hair health. When copper is deficient in the body then the hair becomes grey and loses its shining.

#5 Anemia

Anemia is one of the main causes of premature grey hair in teenagers. Anemia occurs when the red blood cells count lower than your normal in your body. An important reason for this is lack of iron sources and necessary nutrients in our food habit and the lifestyle. Many youngsters are also affected by anemia nowadays. When anemia affected, the body will become weak and the hair will not get the essential nutrients and thus turns grey.

#6 Vitamin B12

When there is a deficiency in Vitamin B12, then melanin also starts decreasing. When it is available in the body as required it will not cause grey hair.

#7 Hormone Imbalances

Many women get grey hair at the time of pregnancy. The reason behind this is the hormonal imbalance that occurs at that time.

#8 Thyroid Dysfunctioning

When there is malfunctioning in the thyroid gland and the hormone production is affected this leads to early grey hair. In general, women have greater chances of a thyroid problem. This is also common among women. So the symptoms are identified carefully and the thyroid tests are done. The pituitary gland which is present in the brain may also be a reason for thyroid dysfunctioning. The problems that occur in pituitary gland also act as an indirect factor of premature grey.

#9 Pituitary Gland

Pituitary gland plays an important role in the hair growth. When the pituitary gland is not functioning well then the hair will start greying.

#10 Iron  and Iodine Deficiency

For the healthy and shiny hair growth protein, Iron, Iodine, Zinc, Vitamin A, Omega Fatty acids are necessary. So when we so misery in food, then we won’t get the nutrients via food. When there is a deficiency in nutrition and there is a fault in food then the hair is affected. Hair will start falling. Iodine is an important mineral for the body. When this is deficient then grey hair appears naturally.

Home Remedies For Premature Hair

Following these simple home remedies helps to stop and reduce premature graying hair.

#1 Ginger with Milk

You Will Need

  • 1 Small Cup of Ginger Pieces
  • 1 Cup Milk

Preparation and Processing

To turn the grey hair black, cut the ginger into pieces, grind this along with milk and make a paste. Apply this to the grey hair and leave it for 10 minutes and then rinse off. It should be done once in a week regularly.

#2 Hibiscus with Coconut Oil

You Will Need

  • 1 Cup of Hibiscus flowers and Leaves
  • 1 Cup of Coconut Oil

Preparation and Processing

The leaves and the flowers of Hibiscus is ground and applied with coconut oil on the hair and soaked for 30 minutes. Then it should be rinsed off. If it is done regularly, the grey hair starts turning black.

#3 Coconut Oil and Lemon Juice

You Will Need

  • 1 Cup of Lemon Juice
  • 1 Cup of Coconut Oil

Preparation and Processing

In coconut oil, lemon juice is mixed and applied to the scalp and massaged for 10 minutes and should be rinsed with cold water.

#4 Castor Oil and Lemon Juice

You Will Need

  • 1 Cup of Lemon Juice
  • 1 Cup of Castor Oil

Preparation and Processing

An equal quantity of castor oil and lemon juice are taken, and mixed well and applied to the scalp and the hair and left for 1 hour. Then it should be washed with Shikakai. It should be done once in two days.

#5 Curry Leaves with Coconut Oil

You Will Need

  • 5 tbsp of Coconut Oil
  • 1 Handful of Curry Leaves

Preparation and Processing

Even the experts say that curry leaves are good at curing grey hair. 1 handful of curry leaves boiled with 5 tbsp of coconut oil. Once it cooled apply the scalp and massage it gently, leave it after 15 minutes. Then wash the hair with mild shampoo.

#6 Henna and Curd

You Will Need

  • 1 Cup of up of Henna Powder
  • 1 Cup of Curd

Preparation and Processing

Pure Henna powder and the curd are taken in equal quantity and mixed well and soak it overnight. This is applied to the scalp and soaked for a while, then rinsed off. If it is done weekly once, grey hair will disappear.

#7 Indian Gooseberry with Coconut Oil

You Will Need

  • 5 tbsp of Coconut Oil
  • 5tbsp of Gooseberry Powder

Preparation and Processing

Indian gooseberry is one of the important things that blacken the hair. Gooseberry powder and the coconut are taken in equal quantity and mixed well and soak it overnight. The paste is applied to the scalp regularly before bathing 15 min; we can get freedom from grey hair.

#8 Black Tea / Coffee Extract

You Will Need

  • 3 tbsp of Black Tea / Coffee
  • 1 cup of Water

Preparation and Processing

Black tea/coffee is also a great cure for grey hair. A well brewed Black tea/coffee should be massaged a couple of minutes on the scalp and rinsed for once in 2 days.

#9 Olive Oil and Onion Juice

You Will Need

  • 5 tbsp of Olive Oil
  • 5 tbsp of Onion Juice

Preparation and Processing

The onion juice and olive oil are mixed well and applied to the scalp and massage it gently. Rinse it off after 15 min.  It should be done once in four weeks.

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