7 Easy and natural shampoo & conditioner recipes

If you’re a fan of natural cosmetics, we’ve selected several DIY shampoo and conditioners. Why waste money on very expensive products that often do more harm than good when you can use the gifts of nature for healthier alternatives?

Healthy shampoo alternatives

Rosemary

Normal hair shampoo

Ingredients:

– 1 cup distilled water
– 1 cup organic herbal shampoo
– 30 drops of lemon essential oil
– 30 drops of rosemary essential oil

Instructions:

Bring the water to a boil. Remove from heat, add the shampoo and mix it gently. Leave to cool until it reaches room temperature. Add the essential oils and stir. This shampoo can be stored in a glass or plastic container and can be used daily.

Dry/damaged hair shampoo

Ingredients:

– 2 cups of organic liquid soap
– ½ cup of honey
– ¼ cup of virgin olive oil
– 1 teaspoon of liquid vitamin B

Instructions:

Mix the ingredients well until it forms a homogenous paste. Use approximately one tablespoon of shampoo per wash. Massage well into scalp and rinse thoroughly.

Honey

Oily hair shampoo

Ingredients:

– 50 ml herbal liquid soap with organic ingredients
– the juice from one lemon
– 1 teaspoon of honey

Instructions:

Mix the ingredients and use the resulting composition like any other shampoo. You can store it in the fridge and use it within 7 days.

Anti-dandruff shampoo

Ingredients:

– ½ cup of fresh rosemary
– 1 teaspoon borax
– 4 cups of distilled water

Instructions:

Bring the water to a boil. Remove from the heat source, add the rest of the ingredients, and stir well. Leave the composition covered for 2 hours. Filter it and store it in a bottle. The shampoo can be used within 10 days.

Healthy conditioner alternatives

Dry hair conditioner

Ingredients:

– 4 tablespoons of natural, plain yogurt
– 1 egg

Instructions:

Mix the ingredients well and apply them to the hair after shampooing. Massage the scalp, leave it on for 5 minutes, and rinse with warm water.

Apple cider vinegar

Oily hair conditioner

Ingredients:

– 1 lemon
– ¼ cup of apple cider vinegar

Instructions:

Peel the lemon, remove the seeds (if any), and crush the pulp into a blender. Add the vinegar and stir well. Apply onto damp, clean hair and massage the scalp. Leave on for 10 minutes and rinse with warm water.

Leave-in conditioner for all hair types

Ingredients:

– 1 cup of fresh rosemary
– 1 cup of fresh mint
– 1 cup of apple cider vinegar

Instructions:

Place the mint and rosemary leaves in a jar and pour the vinegar on them. Close the jar with a lid and let it macerate for 2 weeks. Filter the liquid and use it after shampooing.

6 Easy Ways To Step Up Your Walking Workout

There’s nothing better than a long, brisk walk with my dog after a long day. Rain or shine, snow or sleet, we’re out there...

13 Essential Items For A Natural First Aid Kit

It’s handy to have a first aid kit in your home that’s absolutely brimming with everything you need in case an emergency ever happens...

3 Amazing Blackhead Removal DIYs That Really Work (Skin Care)

Like many other women out there, I am constantly battling blackheads. I certainly don’t have the worst case of blackheads, but as women, we...

How To Eat Garlic Properly And Why You Should Do It More Often

I’m a self-proclaimed garlic addict. I’ll put it in just about everything I can (meats, eggs, vegetables, soups, roasted and spread on a bagel,...

Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga: Strength, Balance and Water

It’s no secret that I’m a huge yoga fan, but just like with everything else, the practice can become repetitive after a while. Sure,...

Yogurt vs Kefir: Which Is Better And Why

I’m not much of a dairy person. I mean, I have a love for cheese that’s unmatched by any other food, and I like...
Related Articles