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5 Homemade Shampoo Recipes

5 Homemade Shampoo Recipes
We all use commercial brought shampoo that has chemicals in and causes to damage hair. Why take risk when you can make shampoo on the cheap at home? The ultimate benefit of making shampoo at home is you can make it with natural ingredients. Read this article to know how you can make shampoo easily at home.
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  • There are many benefits of making shampoo at home, it consists on natural ingredients, and it costs less and gives a best result. The people who have awareness about nature’s treasure they avoid using chemical based shampoo. Try these helpful homemade shampoo recipes for healthy and beautiful hair.

  • Homemade Shampoos Recipe 1

  • Ingredients

  • Baby shampoo 150 ml
    Dried herb 1 tsp or fresh herb 3 tbsp
    Water 300 ml

  • Method

  • Boil herb in water. Cover and simmer for 10 minutes.
    Remove from heat and allow to cool.
    Pour baby shampoo into sterilized bottle or jar.
    Strain herb water and pour 100 ml in baby shampoo bottle. Shake well.
    Don't throw the remaining herb water; this can be poured into a fresh bottle and used as a herbal rinse for an extra boost.

  • How to Use

  • Shake shampoo before use then use as normally.
    Rinse off with clean water and then with an herbal rinse.
    Use within two months.

  • Selection of Herbs And Oils For A Healthy Homemade Shampoo

  • Select herbs and oil according to condition of your hair. Here is a list of suitable herbs and oils.

  • Herbs For Hair

  • For Normal Hair

  • Chamomile (for light hair)
    Sage (for dark hair)
    Elderflowers, nettle, fennel, horsetail, or rosemary

  • For Dry Or Damaged Hair

  • Chamomile (for light hair)
    Sage (for dark hair)
    Elderflowers, comfrey, parsley, linden flowers, or marshmallow

  • For Oily Hair

  • Peppermint, lemon balm, lavender, yarrow, rosemary, thyme, or southernwood

  • For Extra Treatment of Hair

  • Add the following herbs for an extra treatment of your hair.

  • To Give Extra Shine

  • If you want to give extra shine to your hair then use sage for dark hair. For others use
    marigold, cleavers, linden flowers, nettle, or parsley.

  • To Tone the Scalp

  • Cleavers, fennal, lavender, linden flowers, nettle, or rosemary is considered best to tone the scalp.

  • To Stimulate Hair Growth

  • Use nettle, rosemary, thyme, or yarrow to stimulate hair growth.

  • To Repair the Acid Balance

  • Raspberry leaves are best to repair the acid balance.

  • Essential Oils for Hair

  • Adding a few drops of essential oil to your shampoo will not only give it a pleasant aroma but can help to nourish the scalp too. Jasmine, rose, lavender, rosemary, thyme, or violet are best to add in shampoo for their wonderful and long lasting aroma and their calming effect on the mind and soul.

  • Homemade Shampoos Recipe 2

  • Ingredients

  • Distilled water ¼ cup
    Liquid soap ¼ cup
    Essential oil ½ tsp

  • Method

  • Mix together all the ingredients.
    Pour in an old shampoo bottle.
    Shake before use.

  • Homemade Shampoos Recipe 3

  • Ingredients

  • Coconut milk ¼ cup (preferably homemade)
    Liquid soap 1/3 cup
    Vitamin E oil ½ tsp
    Essential oil 1 tsp
    Olive oil/almond oil ½ tsp (for dry hair)

  • Method

  • Mix well all ingredients in an old shampoo bottle.
    Shake before use.
    Use within 20 days.
    Use about a teaspoon every time you shampoo.

  • Homemade Shampoos Recipe 4

  • Ingredients

  • Liquid castile soap 1 cup
    Olive oil ¼ cup
    Honey 1/8 cup

  • Method

  • Add all ingredients in an old shampoo bottle.
    Use for shampooing your hair.
    Shake well before use.

  • Homemade Shampoos Recipe 5 (For Curly Hair)

  • Ingredients

  • Boiling water 4 cups
    Baking soda ¼ cup

  • Method

  • Add the baking soda to the water and mix until dissolved.
    Let it cool before using. Apply liberally to hair and scalp, shaking first if necessary. Massage into scalp and hair then rinse well.

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  • Sunsilk Shampoo Lusciously Thick And Long

  • Ayur Soya Protein Herbal Shampoo

  • Ayur Coconut Herbal Shampoo For Dry Hair

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  1. plz dried herbs aur fresh herbs k bary mein dtail se batain ye kya chezain ha aur kaha se milay ge rply soon

    on Jul 2 2013 6:43PM Report Abuse DUAA

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