The very first secret of getting shiny hair is to keep your hair healthy. Healthy hair hold a natural shine about them. A good hair care regime and a healthy diet ensure beautiful and shiny hair. Wash your hair every alternative day to keep them free from dust and dirt, preferably with cold or warm water but never with hot water. Here are a few home made natural recipes to get shiny hair.

Shiny Hair Home Remedies

Honey For Hair

This remedy is good for dry hair. Take two tablespoon of honey and mix with half cup water. Mix well. Apply this solution all over the scalp and hair. Let it stand for 15 minutes then wash off with cold water. This leaves your skin soft and shiny.


Add juice of one lemon to a glass of water. Rinse your hair with with this water after shampooing your hair. Then rinse with plain water. It bring a unique shine to hair. This remedy is especially good for oily hair.


Mayonnaise is made by combining lemon juice or vinegar with egg yolks. Its an excellent food for hair. Heat 2 tablespoon mayonnaise. Apply to dry and unwashed hair. Leave it on for half an hour. Then rinse and shampoo your hair and see the super results and shiny hair.

 Tulsi (Basil Leaves) and Lemon

Grind tulsi leaves without water & mix lemon juice into it.Apply this paste into your hair daily & wash off after 1/2 an hour.Your hair will remain black & shiny.

Shikakai and Lemon

Make the powder of shikakai & dried shells of lemon. Mix them in the ratio 3:1. Make its paste with water. Use this paste like shampoo or cream. Its regular use will make the hair soft, shiny & silky.

Coconut Milk

Half an hour before washing your hair, rub coconut milk onto your scalp. This will also make your hair shinier.

Mango seeds

¬†Grind emblic myrobalan & mango’s seed inner part in water & make a paste & apply it on your hair. This will make hair black, silky & long.

Papaya and honey

Take half papaya. Puree it properly. Now mix one teaspoon honey and little bit olive oil. Damp your hair and apply the mixture on the hair.Let it stand for 15 minutes at least. Then shampoo your hair. Papaya got essential minerals that nourishes the hair and makes them shiny and soft.