What if we tell you there is a magical ingredient that would solve all your hair problems and completely transform the health of your hair? No, we aren't joking. Multani mitti is one such ingredient that can benefit hair in multiple ways, right from promoting hair growth to reducing dandruff this potent ingredient can be very effective in adding lustre to lifeless hair. If you are thinking about how to use it, fret not, we got you. We had a candid chat with beauty expert Shahnaz Husain and she shared 5 ways to use it for hair. 

For Oily Hair

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According to beauty expert Shahnaz Husain, "Multani mitti absorbs oil and reduces oiliness from the skin or scalp surface. It also cleanses the pores of the scalp and tones it."


  • 2 tbsp of multani mitti
  • Rosewater


To prepare this hair pack, all you need to do it mix both these ingredients until you get a smooth paste. Apply the paste on your hair from root to tip and let it sit for 15 minutes or until it dries off. Wash it off with normal water and follow it up with a mild conditioner.

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For Dry & Damaged Hair

Coconut milk is loaded with protein, essential fats, iron, and manganese, which helps repair dry and damaged hair. Curry leaves, on the other hand, are rich sources of beta-carotene and protein, which encourage healthy hair growth.


  • 1 cup of coconut milk
  • 1-2 tbsp of multani mitti
  • 2 tsp curry leaves powder


Mix one cup of coconut milk and curry leaves powder into a smooth paste. Apply this paste generously onto your hair and scalp. Let it dry for around 20 minutes then wash it off.  

For Oily Hair With Dandruff


  • 2 tbsp of fuller's earth
  • 1 tsp methi powder
  • 2 tbsps apple cider vinegar


Mix 2 tablespoons Multani Mitti with one teaspoon methi seed powder and 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar into a paste. Apply on the hair. Wash off after 15 to 20 minutes. 

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For Dry Hair

If you are tired of managing your dry and frizzy hair every day, it’s time to try this multani mitti, curd and mango hair mask. Mango will soften the dry hair while curd will cleanse your scalp and promote hair growth.


  • 1 tbsp mango pulp
  • 1 tbsp of curd
  • 1 tbsp of multani mitti
  • 1 tsp almond oil


To prepare this hair mask, mix all the ingredients together, and apply it onto your hair. Leave it on for 15-20 minutes then wash it off with normal water.

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For Normal to Dry Hair

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  • 2 tbsp of aloe vera gel
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp of multani mitti


Simply, mix all the ingredients together and apply the gooey mix on your scalp. Make sure the pack is evenly distributed on the strands. After 15 minutes, wash it off with normal water.

We hope these DIY multani mitti hair packs shared by the expert help you achieve those long, lustrous hair you always dreamt of! 

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