5 common natural remedies for white hair busted

By TNT Bureau

Oct 28, 2017: Do you simply follow all those natural ways to cure white hair for the sake of following without actually knowing the truths about them? Then, it is time that put such practice at bay as Dr Amit Kerure, Dermatologist, Skin Clinic, Vashi says that not every home remedy yields desired and effective results.

Hence, Kerure has listed five common natural remedies for white hair that actually don’t work in reality and fail to give you blacks shiny hair.


This kitchen ingredient tops the lists as home remedy for grey hair . But even this fails to produce effective results as allicin, a sulphur compound can promote hair growth by triggering collagen production. However it does nothing to cure white hair.

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Kadi patta

Yes, an inexpensive and easily available kitchen ingredient, using kadi patta or curry leaves to get rid of grey hair is a popular remedy. In fact, some people might be allergic to these leaves, which can lead to itching rather than treating your problem.


Commonly used to treat dandruff naturally, some people also apply lemon juice to treat white hair. Nevertheless Dr Amit explains that the acidic nature of lemons and its antioxidant properties can cause contact dermatitis as well as not assisting in  fighting  white  hair.

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It is a common idea that applying onion juice promotes hair growth and also aids in getting rid of white hair together with helping you to treat alopecia. Whilst, the high sulphur content in this vegetable helps in controlling hair fall as it prevents the hair from breaking easily, it does absolutely nothing in curing white hair.


Do you use curd to condition your hair and also prevent white hair? If yes, then you must stop using it as the antibacterial properties of curd might help you to treat dandruff but not white hair.

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