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Using hair polish can have a negative impact on hair health, ranging from hair loss, roughness, dryness, dullness, to breakage.

  21 Februari 2024 15:10 - Gray hair is indeed one of the signs of aging which indicates that someone is starting to enter old age. This is because as a person ages, the production of collagen and melanin in hair follicles will also decrease. Decreased melanin levels will result in the growing hair not getting perfect pigment.

Well, strands of hair that don't get this pigment will become grayish white which is called gray hair. It's not surprising that the older a person gets, the more hair will turn white. Even so, it turns out that gray hair can also grow faster, you know. It can even be experienced by someone who is still young or a teenager.

This occurs due to several factors, such as genetics, hormonal changes, the effects of stress, styling hair too often using heating tools and chemical dyes, using unsuitable haircare, and an unhealthy lifestyle. This condition is called premature graying.

Apart from reducing self-confidence, gray hair on the head can also disturb comfort. The reason is that not infrequently the growth of gray hair can cause itching. Therefore, many people are looking for ways to remove or disguise gray hair. One way is to dye your hair .

As is known, currently there are many polish products sold on the market. You can even easily use it without needing to go to a beauty salon. This method is indeed an effective solution for blackening gray hair on the head. However, polish sold on the market or used in salons usually contains chemicals that are dangerous if used for a long time.

Hair health will be disturbed, which often results in irritated scalp, hair that becomes brittle and falls out easily, hair becomes rough , dry, dull and even breaks. If you are one of the people experiencing this condition, there is no need to worry. Because you can blacken gray hair by using natural ingredients.

One natural ingredient that can be used is henna. However, this time, a mother via her personal TikTok account @khadijanoorbutt89 on December 28 2023, actually shared a mother-style trick for blackening gray hair using only 2 ingredients, so if you have difficulty getting henna, you can still blacken gray hair with ingredients. -Easy to find ingredients. Well, the drink ingredients in question are coffee powder and black tea. Not only that, the mothers also added another ingredient, namely aloe vera gel.

Blacken gray hair in the style of mothers. Various sources

Blackens gray hair in the style of mothers

"Apply This Natural Homemade Dye/Grey Hair To Black Naturally (Apply This Natural Homemade Dye/Grey Hair To Black Naturally)," wrote the mothers in the description of the uploaded video, which was reported by from the TikTok account @ khadijanoorbutt89, Tuesday (20/2).

What are the ingredients in the ingredients mentioned to blacken gray hair?

Coffee, which is known as a drink to prevent drowsiness, can actually help treat gray hair, you know. The reason is, coffee has a natural dark pigment which can act as a stain on the hair. It's not surprising that this drink can act as a natural polish to blacken or disguise the appearance of gray hair.

According to Healthline, the caffeine content in coffee has benefits for hair health. These include stimulating hair growth, giving it a natural shine, and can blacken gray hair.

Meanwhile, black tea, which is known as a drink with a source of antioxidants, can also help blacken gray hair, you know. Its natural black pigment can help disguise the appearance of gray hair. Not only that, black tea is also rich in tannins which can stop the production of the DHT hormone which is known to cause hair loss.

This includes aloe vera gel, which is an additional ingredient to help treat gray hair. The reason is, the contents of aloe vera such as minerals, enzymes, antioxidants, vitamins A, C and E are very good for reducing and delaying the growth of gray hair.

It turns out that coffee grounds and black tea can also treat hair loss thanks to their caffeine and antioxidant content.

As mentioned above, coffee grounds and black tea are rich in antioxidants and various vitamins which can maintain healthy hair and overcome various hair problems. Research published in the International Journal of Dermatology states that the caffeine in coffee is effective in reducing severe hair loss.

Likewise, black tea also contains caffeine, as reported by Healthline, the caffeine in black tea is said to be able to reach hair follicles and prevent DHT, a hormone that plays a role in hair loss in people suffering from baldness.

Blacken gray hair in the style of mothers. Various sources

Blackens gray hair in the style of mothers

So, after knowing the benefits of each of the ingredients mentioned, now is the time for you to see how to make natural hair polish which is believed to be able to blacken gray hair below.


1. 1 tablespoon aloe vera gel
2. 1 tablespoon coffee powder
3. 2-3 tablespoons of black tea steeping water (you can make it by brewing it with hot water)

Blacken gray hair in the style of mothers. Various sources

Blackens gray hair in the style of mothers

How to create and use:

1. Pour the ingredients mentioned into the container
2. Stir the three ingredients until evenly mixed
3. Apply to gray hair thoroughly
4. Leave it for at least 60 minutes
5. Rinse using shampoo and conditioner
6. Do this trick regularly 2-3 times a week to get gray-free hair.

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