Best Home Remedies To Get Thicker Hair

Every woman likes to have thick and black hair (ghane aur kale baal); whether your hair is long or short, thickness does matter for looking better. There are many products available in market to get thicker hair. But their reliability is doubtful; it may harm your hair. Use of hair coloring products tends to damage the hair. So it is good to follow some natural remedies to get thicker hair. Certain natural remedies work effectively in increasing the volume of hair and making them black.

First and foremost remedy to get thicker hair is to take a balanced diet regularly. Balanced diet means you should include necessary minerals and vitamins such as iron, Vitamins C, B, copper, and zinc in your diet. These nutrients help to increase the volume of your hair naturally.

Best Home Remedies to Get Thicker Hair:

1. Mango Bark (Chhal) Decoction for Thicker Hair:

Mango bark for thicker hairAll parts of mango tree are useful for human being. Mango tree bark works effectively to get thicker hair. If your hair is not thick enough and also started premature graying, apply decoction (kadha) of mango bark on your hair.

To prepare decoction of mango bark, boil 500 ml water in a pan with some mango bark (aam ki chhal) till it remains half. Now rub this decoction on your hair like oil to get thicker hair naturally.

2. Amla Water for Thicker Hair :

Amla (Indian gooseberry)Amla for thicker hair is great for healthy hairs; it is used in various shampoo, oil and hair tonics. It enriches hair growth and hair pigmentation. By eating fresh amla daily, you can strengthen the roots of hair; by applying its paste on hair roots, you can improve growth and make your hair thicker and black naturally.

Soak one table spoon amla powder in a cup overnight; on the next day morning, apply the water of the amla powder (strain the powder) on your hair with a brush. Follow this remedy continuously for 2-3 months without gap; there is no need to wash the hair daily after applying amla water.

Similarly, juice of Indian gooseberry may be applied on your hair during winter season i.e. from October to March. Amla powder remains available in grocery shops, Ayurvedic medicine shops and even in super markets.

3. Aloe Vera to Get Thicker Hair:

Aloe vera for thicker hairTo get thicker hair, aloe vera (ghritkumari) is one of the best natural ingredients. It is a green cactus looking plant which has lots of health benefits. Aloe Vera contains proteolysis enzymes which repairs dead skin cells on the scalp.

For applying this home remedy, take one leaf of aloe vera at first and remove its outer layer (peel it). Then mash the pulp in a bowl thoroughly. Now, apply the aloe vera pulp on your scalp and leave it for 1-2 hours. At the end, shampoo your hair. Regular use of Aloe Vera not only helps to get thicker hair, but also makes your hair black, shiny and beautiful.


For better results, eat a small piece of aloe vera daily. Peel the aloe vera leaf after washing. And eat the pulp empty stomach daily.

4. Amla with Mulethi and Pure Ghee:

Amla with mulethi for thicker hairUse of Indian gooseberry (amla) with liquorice (mulethi) and pure ghee is an excellent home remedy which makes your hair thicker and black naturally.

1 Indian gooseberry juice (Amla ras) 500 ml
2 Liquorice powder (mulethi) 250 gm
3 Clarified butter (Pure ghee) 500 gm

Mix all the ingredients in a pan and keep on the medium gas to heat. After burning the water of the mixture, turn off the gas and keep the remaining ghee in a bottle after cooling. Apply this ghee daily on your hairs to make them thicker and black; even gray hairs will become black after some days.

5. Amla Pulp To Get Thicker Hair:

AmlaLemon juice for thicker hair pulp (amla guda) is one of the best home remedy to get thicker hair (ghane baal). Fresh amla remains available in market during winter season.

For detailed information, refer “Premature graying of hair‘ because this remedy is quite effective to make your hair thicker and black.  Apply amla pulp on your hair 2-3 times in a week and notice the change after one month.

6. Fenugreek Seeds (methi) for Thicker Hair:

Fenugreek seed (methi) for thicker hairFenugreek seeds (methi) are also used as natural remedy for the growth of hair. It is extremely effective in making the hair strong and thick. Fenugreek seed (methi) is a good source of protein, vitamin- C, potassium, lecithin and nicotinic acid that strengthen the hair naturally.

Firstly, soak 2-3 tbsp fenugreek seeds (methi) in water and leave them overnight. In the next day morning, grind them to make paste. Now apply the paste on your scalp and hair. Keep it on for 1 hour and then wash it off. Use this fenugreek seeds paste once a week for better hair growth. Fenugreek seeds (methi) help to increase the volume of the hair. The hair looks shiny and smooth.

7. Amla with Coconut Oil (Nariyal tel):

AmlaAmla with coconut oil (nariyal tel) for thicker hair has vitamin-C, minerals, amino acids, tannins and flavonoid. These contents work wonderfully for hair growth. Regular use of coconut oil with amla makes your hair thicker and black naturally.

Simply, take dried amla chunks (20 gm) and coconut oil (200 gm). Put the dried Indian gooseberries (sookha amla) with coconut oil in a pan (preferably with iron pan). Boil it for 10-15 minutes and then let it to be cool. Keep it into a bottle after cooling. Use this oil lukewarm on your scalp and hair at night and leave it for overnight. Now, rinse your hair in the next day morning. Apply this remedy at least twice or thrice a week for better results

8. Amla with Acacia Concinna (Shikakai):

Acacia concinna (shikakai) for thicker hairTo get thicker hair naturally, wash your hair with amla and shikakai (Indian gooseberry and acacia concinna). By applying mixture of amla and shikakai on your scalp and hair, you can make your hair thicker and black. (For detailed procedure, refer to ‘Premature graying of hair‘).

9. Carom Seeds Oil (Ajwain ka Tel) to Get Thicker Hair:

Carom(ajwain) seed oil for thicker hairThyme is a fragrant herb, known for its various health benefits. Its seeds and oil are also used as natural medicine for hair growth. They help to improve blood circulation on the scalp and make hair healthier and shiny.

Mix some carom seeds (ajwain) oil in coconut oil and give head massage with this oil. Try this natural home remedy to get thicker hair.


Though all the above hair remedies are safe and effective but results may vary person to person. If you are allergic to any ingredient or any ingredient does not suit you, stop the application immediately.

Ingredients required for above said remedies remain available on all the grocery shops or super markets.

2 thoughts on “Best Home Remedies To Get Thicker Hair”

  1. Thanks,
    I really appreciate this informative post. Above those remedies you describe may come handy for the victims of hair problem I believe. I have a question for you, My hair is kinda dry and broken also. which one of your remedies will suit me on this conditions and I can get the effective result? Thanks for your time and looking forward for a positive response.

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