4 Homemade Shampoos That Will Save Your Hair
(HealthAndLovePage) Use only natural shampoos when you wash your hair. Here we present homemade shampoos based on proven recipes.
You see those commercials about miracle shampoos on TV and the Internet almost on a daily basis. They promise fast and long effects and turning your thin, fragile hair into an attractive, healthy hair in a matter of days. But, have you ever wondered whether these promises are true or not?
Taking a closer look at the ingredients found in these shampoos will certainly leave you room for suspicion. However, we all have a routine of using commercial shampoos and conditioners.
In the recent period, many beauty experts recommend the use of homemade shampoos. You can easily make a completely natural shampoo. This practice will not only improve the health of your hair, but it will also save you some money. In most cases, these shampoos are much better than the ones found in stores.
Preparing a shampoo like this is very simple and even from the moment you use this shampoo for the first time, you will notice the positive effects – a shinier, healthier and more attractive hair.The natural homemade shampoos presented in this article are perfectly safe. These are the instructions for their preparation.
1. Gelatin-based shampoo
Gelatin is very useful for the health of hair because it is rich in collagen. This protein is improving the health of the connective tissue. Collagen can surely shape up the hair, but it also has positive effects on blood vessel walls, muscles and skin.
Take one tablespoon of edible gelatin and one egg yolk and stir them slowly. Make sure that there are no lumps present in the mixture. After that, apply the mixture on a wet hair. Leave it for about 10 minutes and take a shower with warm water (use comb to remove the mixture).
This natural shampoo is rich in proteins and that’s why the hair will become more beautiful and attractive. In addition, you can make a solution of gelatin – one tablespoon of gelatin, two egg yolks and three tablespoons of water. In order to get beautiful, stronger and smoother hair, use one bag of gelatin in a small bottle of shampoo. Before you apply it on your hair, shake the bottle.
2. Use eggs on a dry hair
If you think that your hair is very dry then washing your hair with eggs might help you. Eggs have lecithin and they are packed with almost all amino acids. These substances are excellent for those who want to prevent damages on their hair and remove dandruff.
In order to prepare this shampoo you need to use a whole egg. Mix the white and yolk in warm water (small quantity).
Apply the created foam of the egg on your wet hair and wash it. After that, rinse the hair with lukewarm water. In addition, wash your hair with vinegar and water (vinegar, water ratio should be one tablespoon per 2 liters). You can also rinse the hair with some herbal tea especially if you want to get shiny look.
Many people wash their hair with standard baking soda because this is a very simple and safe method. It is also very cheap alternative to commercial shampoos, conditioners, fresheners, gels and most cleaning products.
What many people don’t know is that baking soda can be used as a remedy in many situations. It has the properties of an alkaline, so when you use it together with water it provides great results for the hair. Baking soda is definitely one simple “remedy” that you can use for your hair.
3. Shampoo Recipe with Baking Soda
When it comes to medium length hair, you can use density of one tablespoon of baking soda. In order to simplify this procedure, dissolve the soda in hot water and then add some cold water. The total amount of water should be a cup of 200 ml.
The recipe is quite simple and easy. We all have baking soda in our homes and the entire procedure to make this shampoo will take you about 60 seconds.
Use this solution made of water and soda on your wet hair and slowly make circular movements all over the hair. Rinse the solution with lukewarm water. Once you are finished, use so-called acidic water (2 liters of water mixed with one tablespoon of lemon juice or vinegar) for another rinsing.
4. Shampoo with Mustard (excellent for oily hair)
Take one or two tablespoons of mustard in a form of powder and dissolve this powder in one liter of warm water. Use the solution on your hair and perform a massage. In case you notice a burning sensation, don’t rinse the solution right away. It is normal to have this feeling because the blood circulation in this area is increased which ultimately results in hair growth. After a couple of minutes, rinse your hair with plain water.
This mustard mask is especially helpful for people who have oily hair. Dry hair will be nourished and oily hair will become less oily. Oriental women, who are known for their attractive hairs, regularly use mustard masks.
Beauty experts agree that this is a very efficient homemade natural shampoo that supports hair growth.
These are the four simple yet very effective shampoo recipes that you can prepare at your home. Of course, there are some other shampoo recipes too. People use flour, beer yeast, ashes and many other things to improve the health of their hair.
We hope that these recipes will encourage you to spend some time creating your own beauty products instead of using commercial shampoos all the time. Most of these shampoos contain harmful substances, so it is better to relax your hair for a while by using these natural shampoos.
Feel free to share your experience with natural homemade recipes on our page!