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How To Make Natural Black Hair Dye At Home?

By: Debdatta Mazumder

Do you use chemicals to dye your hair? They only make your hair more dry and dull. May be you get an instant result; but for the long run, they will damage your hair and cause hair fall and several other hair-related problems.

Besides, those chemical dyes are not good for your scalp too. If you want to avoid all these problems, go all natural. Are there any easy ways to make natural hair dyes? Actually, there are many ways.

Also Read: 7 Common Mistakes You Make While Drying Wet Hair!

So, how do we make a natural black hair dye at home? With herbal products like henna, you can make natural hair dyes at home. Many of you may ask if you can get desired shades of colours by using home-made products.

Yes, you can. For example, if you want a reddish colour, you can use hibiscus. Henna powder is also available in the market in different shades. It can give you the desired colour.

May be, the market-made hair colours give you a long-lasting effect, but they also contain chemicals like ammonia which in turn damages the hair follicles, prevents hair growth and causes hair fall.

Also Read: How To Prevent Hair Dye From Fading

If you want to know how to make natural black hair dyes at home, you have logged into the right site. Try these easy ways to make natural hair dyes and get bright-coloured hair naturally.

Here are the easy ways to make natural hair dyes at home. Read on to know more.


1. Use Black Coffee:

Just brew a strong cup of black coffee and allow it to cool. Now, clean your hair, pour coffee and wear a shower cap and keep it on for half an hour. Repeat the process twice in a week to get faster results.


2. Henna Dye:

This is one of the oldest ways to get dark-coloured hair. Henna is available in some colourful versions like burgundy or wood brown. But, you can also buy a colourless version that is mostly used for conditioning purposes. Henna not only dyes your hair but also moisturises it evenly.


3. Hibiscus Dye:

This is another wonderful way of how to make natural black hair dyes at home. Steep hibiscus petals in boiling water. Strain it and allow it to cool. Massage hair with this concoction. It will return the natural colour of your hair and also provide enough nutrients to your scalp and hair.


4. Black Tea Solution:

To get natural black hair, this tip is very effective. Boil black tea and cherry tree bark together until you get a dark black solution. Now, divide hair into sections and apply the solution thoroughly. Don't wash it out. You can repeat the process until you get the perfect shade.


5. Rhubarb Root Can Also Help:

Are your grey locks turning golden? Boil rhubarb root in water and strain it. Let it cool down overnight and wash your hair with it the next morning. You'll get naturally black hair.


6. Get Red Shade:

You may wish for a reddish highlight. Is it possible to get this at home? With the mixture of the juice of beetroot and carrot, you can get a deep red shade, the shade that you always wished for. Apply the juice all over your hair and cover it with a shower cap. Wash after half an hour.


7. Sage & Rosemary Dye:

How to make natural black hair dye at home? Boil these two herbs in water and strain the liquid. Now, massage your hair and scalp with it. This solution will provide magical effects after a few weeks of regular application.

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Story first published: Saturday, July 23, 2016, 10:00 [IST]
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