That moment when you find your first gray hair … Ugh, unbearable. It is a moment we are all dreading but it is not necessarily because we are getting older. You are not alone. There are a lot of women suffering from premature hair graying. The most reasons for this are environmental factors, the stress or an unhealthy diet. But don’t stress it out even more. Hence, whether you were just spotting a silver strand of hair or your entire hair is turning white, there are natural solutions to tackle this issue. Keep reading and see 2 natural masks you can safely use to hide your gray hair.
1. Henna Mask
This is my favorite because not only henna will help with hiding your gray hair, it will also moisturize it. Thus, try it out, you can prepare it at home by mixing some henna leaves with coconut oil. Thus, boil the mixture until the leaves change their color. Next, allow the mixture to cool down and then apply it evenly on your hair.
Another recipe to make a henna mask is mixing the henna powder with a cup of black coffee. After mixing these ingredients very well, you should get the consistency of a yogurt. Then, apply it all over your hair and cover it with a shower cap. You can let this mask on for about 3 hours before rinsing with lukewarm water.
2. Coconut Oil and Lemon Mask
This is another perfect hair mask to hide your gray hair. The combination is magical because it will nourish, moisturize, and it will also add a stunning luster to your hair. the reason why you should always use coconut oil on your hair is that it also prevents gray hair long-term speaking due to its rich antioxidants.
The recipe consists of mixing two teaspoons of lemon juice with 6 teaspoons of coconut oil. However, you could use more coconut oil if your hair is longer. Thus, simply apply this hair mask and massage it into the scalp very well. You can let it act for at least two hours and then rinse.