Hibiscus flower has been used for hair care since ancient times. It boosts hair growth, shine and cleanses the scalp too. Hibiscus hair oil is very effective when it comes to hair growth. It also helps in delaying grey hair.

Follow the instructions in this DIY to prepare hibiscus hair oil.

How to make Hibiscus hair oil – DIY

  • 250 ml Coconut oil
  • 50 gm Hibiscus flower ((dried))
  1. To prepare hibiscus hair oil, you need dried hibiscus flowers and coconut oil.
  2. First, take a thick bottom pan. Add coconut oil to it.
  3. Switch on the flame and heat it.
  4. Once the oil is hot, add dried flowers to it. Let it cook for 5 to 8 minutes. Once the oil changes color, switch off the flame, else the flowers will get burnt.
  5. Let the oil cool along with the flowers in it.
  6. Strain the oil and store it in a container.

This oil can be used like your regular coconut oil on a daily basis.

Kripa Sivasubramanian, MBA, earned her Master’s degree in Business. After a long stint in the Technology sector, she took up courses in natural medicine and yoga. Ms. Kripa is certified in Ayurvedic yoga for Dosha. She is also certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.