How to Use Coffee for Hair

‘A lot can happen over a cup of coffee!’ Very true! You can either gossip over a cup of hot, foaming coffee or just take a solitary journey down the memory lane while sipping your cold coffee sitting at the favorite corner of your room! Or you can simply pour some in your hair! Yes, all of us are aware about the health and skin benefits of coffee. But not many of us know that coffee is an amazing ingredient for our hair. Coffee can be used as a natural hair dye. It can add wonderful shine to our tresses. Just like coffee stimulates our senses, it also acts as stimulants for our hair follicles and thus aids in hair growth. We can’t afford to leave it out from our hair care regimen, right? So in this post, we will discuss How to Use Coffee for Hair. Let’s go ahead 🙂

How to Use Coffee for Hair

Coffee Hair Mask

Add 2 tsp of coffee powder to 1 tsp of honey. Mix well. Add 1 tbsp of olive oil to it. Again, mix well. Apply this mask on your hair. Leave it on for 15-20 minutes. Wash off. This will add shine and softness to the tresses.

Coffee Spray for Scalp

Brew a cup of coffee. Let it cool down. Now pour this into a spray bottle. While in the shower, shampoo your hair first. Then, spray this coffee on the scalp, focusing on the hair roots. Let it sit for as long as possible. Rinse well and use condition/serum whatever you want. With regular use, you will notice less hair fall. Plus coffee will stimulate the hair follicles to speed up hair growth.

Benefits of using coffee for hair

Coffee Hair Rinse

Another effortless, yet effective solution for hair worries. All you have to do is brew coffee in hot water and then let it cool. Shampoo your hair first and then pour this coffee over your hair. Let it sit on the hair for 5 minutes. Rinse off. This will make hair silky soft, with regular use.


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Coffee Hair Dye

Coffee can enhance our hair color. Coffee is a great natural hair dye. Mix henna powder with coffee. Apply this paste on the hair and rinse after an hour. It will impart a beautiful, subtle coffee color to the hair.

Here is another way to use coffee to color your hair –

Make a cup of strong organic coffee. Espresso would be great. Let it cool down. To this brewed coffee, add 2 cups of leave-in conditioner (a herbal one would be better) and 2 tbsp of organic coffee grounds. Mix well and apply it on the hair. Leave it on for an hour. This will give a beautiful chocolate color to the hair.

So here are some of the tips on How to Use Coffee for Hair. How would you like to include coffee to your hair care routine? Do let us know in the comment section below 🙂

About Rashmita Rakshit

Rashmita is born & brought up in Kolkata, She is a pure Bengali by heart. Makeup and Food are her biggest weaknesses. She has a good amount of cookbook in her collection.Traveling is her another love. She dreams to travel the entire world some time. She believes in 'tell the world what you intend to do, but first show it'.


  1. I will try this. Caffeine might increase blood flow which might help hair growth I think. Nice trick.

  2. Great to get that lovely brown tinge 🙂

  3. I never knew coffee has so many merits to it…i love drinking coffee

  4. Does using coffee on hair impart any brownish tint to hair? I have jet black hair and don’t want any color. Can I use it?

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