I’m not one to wear perfumes, but I have been pleasantly surprised with how wonderful these hair products have smelled. Maybe I’m just allowing it because of the results I have seen, who knows?
Two great recipes are the Dry Shampoo and the Beach Wave Salt Spray. Thankfully, my get-ready time is not so scary anymore with dōTERRA’s recipe. The Beach Wave Salt Spray it gave my hair’s naturally lame waves more body and makes me feel like I just came from the beach. I highly suggest you give some of them a try if you haven’t already!
If you are reading this, my guess is you are interested in going more natural in your way of living. Why not start with your hair products? dōTERRA has created ten different recipes to help your hair and scalp be a little more toxin-free. Which recipe do you think you will use? https://doterra.com/US/en/blog/diy-roundup-essential-oils-for-hair
DIY: Herbal Hairspray
Making your own hairspray is easy with essential oils and only takes a few simple ingredients you already have at home. It can easily be customizable to your favorite essential oils and to your preferred hold.
8-ounce glass fine mist spray bottle
1 cup water
4 teaspoons sugar
Tip: Use more or less sugar depending on how strong you want the hold to be.
2 drops Geranium essential oil
2 drops Lavender essential oil
2 drops Peppermint essential oil
2 drops Rosemary essential oil
2 drops Clary Sage essential oil
Note: Feel free to customize the essential oils to your preference. You can use one or all of the essential oils listed above. However, be careful using citrus oils as they can lighten your hair if exposed to UV light.
- In saucepan, combine sugar and water. Bring heat to boil and stir until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat and cool.
- Pour essential oil into glass spray bottle and add cooled sugar water.
- Use as you would any other hairspray.
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