Natural Hair Color Treatments
Synthetic / Chemical hair dyes have known health risks like cancer. If this is a cause of concern for you, you might wish to consider these natural hair color options.
BLACK WALNUT HULLS POWDER
Black walnut hulls powder may not strong enough to make a strong difference in hair color. It takes a few hours to boil the powder to make a useable dye. One application takes about 60 minutes and need to be repeated a few times for to make the hair progressively darker. Juglone in the hulls is said to be toxic. Black walnut powder stains quickly, and severely and is difficult to remove from towels, counter tops, hands and skin.
COFFEE AND BLACK TEA
Coffee and tea is not dark enough to color your hair. Most people use it as the final rinse in the color application to darken the hair
Sage is the same as black walnut powder in terms of application and results
A popular ayurvedic hair conditioning treatment for premature greying. Powdered Gooseberry is also called Amla Hair Oil or Amalaki.. Results are mixed with issues of toxicity.
Amaranth is another natural darkening agent for premature greying.
Results similar to Powdered Gooseberry.
Curry (especially turmeric powder) is used as a Hair tonic which is thought to slowly darken hair and strengthen hair roots.
OTHER NATURAL HAIR TREATMENTS:
Capsicum Essential Oil and Jojoba
Black Tea Rinse and Rosemary For Darker Hair Color
Shampoos For Premature Graying
Alfalfa, Carrot & Avocado Oil Premature Gray Rinse
Sage, Rosemary and Apple Cider Rinse
Henna seems the most practical solution compared to the other natural hair color treatments mentioned in this post. The only setback is that henna is naturally auburn (reddish) in color. You could add other ingredients to blacken it. However, it may cause scalp irritations to some people.
SEMI-NATURAL HAIR TREATMENTS:
NATURE SYNC ONYX BLACK TCM* HAIR BLACKENING ESSENCE
*Traditional Chinese Medicine formulation
Pretty good natural herbal hair coloring cream, easy to use and takes about 20 minutes for grey hair turn black. Since it is semi-permanent dye, it lasts about 2 weeks and the hair needs re-coloring. However, since it does not contain ammonia or lead, it is safer than most other chemical hair coloring systems.
- P. Multiflorum
- Angelica Roots
Covers Gray Hair
- Ammonia Free
- Lead Free
- Enhances hair Elasticity
- Strengthens Hair
- Improves Scalp Nutrition
- Non-staining to Scalp
Natura Sync Onyx Black™ is developed with the latest technology, using the essences of Chines herbs. Free of lead and ammonia, this remedy reduces skin irritation, allergies and scalp damage. Onyx Black™ is gentle on the scalp and it restores your hair’s colour, lustrous shine and smoothness, resulting in a lasting effect with its unique formula. With just the simple act of shampooing hair. Onyx Black™ works whether you are suffering from white hair, partial white hair or grey hair, giving you a head smooth and beautiful black hair.
Has been used in China for over 5000 years. It improves energy and strength and increases the efficiency of the circulatory systems, which provide optimal nourishment to hair, hence strengthening the hair and minimizing breakage.
Invigorates blood, promotes movement of Qi. Also used as a fragrance component in soaps and cosmetics.
Research indicates that this herb promotes a healthy memory, relieves stress and alleviates anxiety.
Panax Ginseng – Enhances hair elasticity and strengthening hair
P. Multiflorum (Fo-t) – Restores hair colour, keeping it lustrous and smooth
Angelica Roots – Improves scalp nutrition
Deionized Water, Spermaceti Alcohol, Spermaceti Stearyl Alcohol, Mink Oil, Lyonia Leaves. Polygonum
Multiflorum, Ginseng. Angelica Roots. Chuanxiong. Baiji,Asparagus. PPG-15 Steraic Acid Ether, P-Phenylene Diamine. Phenyl Methyl Pyrazolone. Resorcinol. Bisulfite. 50% Hydroxyquinoline Sulfate. Sodium Stannate, Spices
Manufactured in China under the strict quality control of NaturaSync (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Note: The Topaz Brown just tints the hair, it does not cover greys.
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