DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. Woman with long and thick hair

DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek: A Step-by-Step Guide for Longer and Thicker Hair


About the author: Jinane Doughan is a professional make-up artist with a degree from the French Fashion Institute ESMOD Dubai. She specialized in natural handmade skincare and haircare products.
Her YouTube channel, Jinane World, has 600+ educational videos and 100K+ subscribers.
She is an accredited Master Trainer and gives courses at a reputed academy that has 16 branches worldwide. She sells online courses about natural skincare.
Disclaimer: This article is for educational purposes only and does not constitute professional medical advice. Use any natural skincare or haircare products at your own risk and perform a patch test before use.

Are you on the quest for longer and thicker hair? Look no further than the natural power of DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll walk you through a step-by-step process to create your very own hair oil using the potency of fenugreek.

Say goodbye to thin and lackluster hair, and say hello to the potential of revitalized length and thickness. Discover the secrets that fenugreek holds for enhancing your hair’s beauty and strength.

Ingredients Needed

  • Fenugreek seeds
  • Coconut oil

Choose high-quality ingredients to boost the effectiveness and safety of your DIY beauty products. Also, where an essential oil is included in my recipes, I utilize either of two types of essential oils: pure, if added in drops, or diluted, if mixed in grams.

Tools Needed

  • Bowl
  • Measuring cup
  • Tablespoon
  • Small silicone spatula
  • Small glass bottle to store your DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek

Prior to use, ensure that both your utensils and containers are properly cleaned and disinfected. Wash them with warm soapy water, dry with a tissue, and then sanitize by spraying with 70% medical alcohol. Wipe them clean and let them air dry before use.

Steps: DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek

Spoon Measurement Terms

In some of our articles, and for non-liquid ingredients, we use the measurements ‘One Spoon,’ ‘Rounded Spoon,’ and ‘Heaped Spoon’, to measure the quantity of ingredients, rather than precise measurements in grams or ounces. This is because adding a little more or less of the ingredient does not affect the final product. Both tablespoons and teaspoons follow these guidelines. Here’s a brief explanation of these terms:

  • One Spoon: Fill the ingredient in a measuring spoon, leveling it with a straight edge.
  • Rounded Spoon: More than a level measurement, with the ingredient piled above the spoon’s edge in a rounded shape.
  • Heaped Spoon: The non-liquid ingredient is scooped as high as possible on a spoon.

1- Put one rounded tablespoon of fenugreek whole seeds in a bowl.

DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. Add fenugreek whole seeds.
Add fenugreek whole seeds.

2- Add one rounded tablespoon of partially ground fenugreek seeds. A quarter grind is sufficient.

DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. Partially ground fenugreek seeds
Partially ground fenugreek seeds

3- Add one cup of coconut oil.

DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. Add coconut oil
Add coconut oil

4- With a small silicone spatula, stir the ingredients thoroughly.

DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. Mix well
Mix well

5- Pour the contents into a small glass bottle, and seal it.

6- The DIY Hair Oil cannot be used immediately. Wrap the bottle with a cloth and store it in a cabinet away from light for a duration of two weeks. This allows the fenugreek essence to infuse into the oil.

7- After two weeks, strain out the fenugreek residue using a sieve followed by a fine filtering fabric.

8- Now you can use the DIY Hair Oil. Whenever you want to use it, take the quantity you need, and store it back in the cabinet. Its shelf life should be six months.

DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. Final product
DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. Final product

How To Use: DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek

By following these steps once a week, you can help promote longer and thicker hair over time.

Step 1: Application

  1. Before your shower, gather what you’ll need: your prepared DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek and a comfortable towel.
  2. Apply the oil to your scalp and hair: Begin by parting your hair into sections to ensure even coverage. Using your fingertips or a cotton ball, gently apply the DIY oil to your scalp, massaging it in with circular motions. Continue distributing the oil along the lengths of your hair, paying attention to the ends.

Step 2: Massage and Wait

  1. Massage your scalp: Once the oil is evenly distributed, take a few extra minutes to massage your scalp. Massaging not only stimulates blood flow to the hair follicles but also helps the oil penetrate deeply for maximum benefits.
  2. Wait for 1-2 hours: After applying and massaging the oil, allow it to sit on your scalp and hair for a duration of 1 to 2 hours. During this time, you can wrap your hair in a warm towel to enhance the absorption of the oil.

Step 3: Shower and Rinse

  1. Shower: After the waiting period is over, proceed with your regular shower routine. Use a gentle shampoo to cleanse your hair thoroughly, ensuring that all traces of the oil are removed.
  2. Rinse and condition: Follow up with a conditioner to keep your hair hydrated and manageable. Rinse your hair well to ensure there’s no residue left from the oil.

Step 4: Enjoy the Results

  1. Repeat weekly: For optimal results, incorporate this DIY Oil treatment into your routine once a week. Consistency is key to seeing the transformative effects on your hair’s length and thickness.

By following these steps, you’re providing your hair with the nourishment and care it deserves. Over time, the potent blend of fenugreek and natural oils will contribute to stronger, longer, and thicker hair that you can confidently flaunt.

Remember, patience is essential when it comes to natural hair care. By embracing this ritual, you’re investing in your hair’s health and beauty for the long term.

DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. Woman with long hair

Benefits: DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek

This blend, enriched with the goodness of fenugreek and coconut oil, offers a spectrum of benefits:

1. Length Enhancement:
Revitalize your quest for longer locks with the power of DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. The nurturing blend of fenugreek and coconut oil helps promote gradual growth.

2. Amplified Thickness:
Discover the secret to voluminous hair with DIY Hair Oil featuring the dynamic duo of coconut oil and fenugreek. This blend contributes to fuller, thicker-looking hair, giving your tresses a luxuriously robust appearance.

3. Intensive Nourishment:
Let coconut oil infused with fenugreek be the nutrient-packed elixir your hair craves. Deep penetration ensures every strand is lavished with essential elements, strengthening the hair and enhancing its overall thickness.

4. Diminished Thinning Appearance:
Bid farewell to the concern of thinning hair with DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. The combination of coconut oil and fenugreek nourishes your scalp, promoting the appearance of denser, healthier hair.

5. Natural Radiance and Shine:
Thicker hair naturally exudes radiance. The enriching qualities of coconut oil and fenugreek confer a natural sheen, elevating the visual thickness and vibrancy of your hair.

DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. Feature image 2

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How does DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek work for hair lengthening and thickening?
DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek combines the nourishing properties of coconut oil and fenugreek to strengthen hair strands, reduce breakage, and encourage gradual growth. This blend supports both the length and thickness of your hair.

2. Is this DIY Hair Oil suitable for all hair types?
Yes, DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek is suitable for all hair types. Whether you have straight, curly, or wavy hair, the nourishing properties of the oil can benefit your hair’s length and thickness.

3. How long will it take to see results?
Results can vary based on individual hair health and consistency in using the DIY Hair Oil. Some individuals notice improvements in hair texture and appearance within a few weeks, while others may take longer.

4. Can men use DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek for hair lengthening and thickening?
Yes, absolutely. Hair health and growth are not limited by gender. DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek can be equally beneficial for men looking to enhance their hair length and thickness.

5. Can I apply DIY Hair Oil on damp hair before showering?
It’s best to apply the DIY Hair Oil to dry hair and scalp before showering. This ensures better absorption of the oil’s nutrients. Apply the oil evenly and massage it into the scalp and hair.

6. Will DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek make my hair oily?
When applied correctly and in moderation, DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek should not make your hair excessively oily. Be sure to follow the recommended application guidelines to prevent oiliness.

7. Are there any side effects of using DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek?
DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek is generally safe for most individuals. However, it’s recommended to do a patch test before applying it to your entire scalp to ensure you don’t have any adverse reactions.

8. Can I use DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek along with my regular hair care products?
Yes, you can continue using your regular hair care products alongside DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek. However, for best results, avoid using heavy styling products that might counteract the benefits of the oil.

9. Is there a specific way to store the DIY Hair Oil?
Store your DIY Hair Oil in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight. You can use a dark glass bottle to preserve the oil’s potency and prevent exposure to light.

Here are more articles on how to make natural haircare products:

Video How-To on My Channel | Jinane World

The steps to make the DIY Hair Oil with Fenugreek are demonstrated between the timestamps 3m16s and 6m55s of this video.


Similar Posts