Hello everyone,

Here are some amazing and super simple ways to naturally highlight your hair. Even though these natural ways would not give salon-like results but at least, they won’t damage your hair. So, no worries if you’re hesitant to use chemical-laden dyes on your hair, instead you can use these awesome natural highlights, keep on reading!

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For Brunette Highlights:

1. Black walnuts:

Black walnuts can give a deep and dark brown shade when used on hair. They can be used to stain everything, that’s what they’re known for.

How to use:

Take some black walnut powder and mix it with water in the ratio of 4:3. Like, if you take 4 tablespoons of black walnut powder, then add 3 cups of water to make a solution. Apply this on your hair and put on a shower cap. Let it be for about 10 to 30 minutes; then you can shampoo and condition your hair as you usually do.

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2. Black tea:

Black tea contains caffeine which helps in hair growth. It can be used to provide a lighter brunette color to your hair, and the antioxidants present in it will strengthen the hair follicles.

How to use:

First, strongly brew the required amount of black tea and let it cool down. Then, pour it all over your hair to saturate them. You can wear a shower cap to contain it and let it sit for an hour. Wash it off with shampoo, as per your wish. Make sure to make this a routine for about 2 weeks and you’ll see the difference.

3. Cocoa powder:

If you want darker highlights, you can go for cocoa powder. It will give you a deeper and deep brown tint, boosting up the color of your fabulous hair.

How to use:

Combine cocoa with water to make it into a thick paste. Add a zing of cinnamon to it and apply it to desired hair strands and let it sit for about 30 minutes. You can wash it off later with shampoo.

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For Blonde Highlight:

1. Honey:

Honey is widely known to lighten up our skin, and it can do the same magic to hair as well. It basically moisturizes hair and naturally lightens it up.

How to use:

Add 4 parts of honey with one part of apple cider vinegar, mix them up and apply over the desired areas on wet hair. In case you want it to cover your whole hair, then pour the mixture all over your head and use your fingers to work over them. Cover it up with a shower cap and let it be for about half an hour or a complete hour. Condition your hair after that.

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2. Chamomile Tea:

Chamomile tea can be used to lighten up your hair and make it look softer and more subtle. It has a gradual effect and you’ll notice your hair getting lighter with every rinse.

How to use:

To use it, you have to brew the required amount of chamomile tea strongly and then let it cool at the room temperature. Then, pour it all over your hair or just on the desired strands. Dry it off for 30 minutes, you can use some hair protection by using SPF. Wash and condition your hair later on.

3. Lemon:

Lemon is one of the easiest ways that can be used to lighten up your hair. Citric acid present in lemon in the presence of sunlight can lighten your hair color, as it opens up hair cuticles that let the pigments to lift up.

How to use:

To see the magic of lemon, take some lemons and squeeze them and strain the juice. Dilute it with an equal amount of water and pour the combination into a clean and sterilized spray bottle. You can either use a cotton ball or a toothbrush or even spray the lemon on desired places on your head. Let it dry off for 30 minutes and make sure to protect it with SPF, later on, you can shampoo and condition it as per your will.

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For Red Colored Highlights:

1. Rooibos tea:

Rooibos tea can be really helpful in providing you with a red tint. It gives you a natural tiny and makes your hair softer while providing nourishment which keeps your hair glistening and healthy.

How to use:

Brew about 2-3 rooibos tea bags in a single cup of water. Let it cool down and pour it all over your hair. Leave it for 20 minutes and then, clean it up using a mild shampoo.

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2. Beetroots with carrot:

Beetroot and carrot are really helpful in providing a darker and bold red tint to your hair.

How to use:

Take about half a cup of beetroot and carrot juice, pour the mixture over your hair and let it be for around 30 minutes. You can repeat the process to get the even darker tone and if you want to maintain the color, keep using the mixture at least once every week.