Just as your detox your body and skin, it is important to detox your hair and scalp too! Did you know you could detox your hair? This process removes buildup from the hair and scalp that was as a result of using excessive over the counter products that also cause follicle clogging and slow down hair growth. It’s possible to make your own detox hair treatments to strip your scalp of the built-up chemicals and toxins and reveal its naturally clean self. Below are some best ways-
VINEGAR & KAOLIN CLAY
Mix 1/3 cup kaolin clay, 1/3 cup aloe vera and 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar together and generously apply into hair. Put on shower cap and allow it to sit for 20-30 minutes. Don’t let the mixture dry! If you feel it is drying, you can spray diluted apple cider vinegar on your hair. Wash it all off and shampoo as usual.
CINNAMON & COCONUT OIL
Mix together 1 teaspoon baking soda, 2 tablespoons of coconut oil and ½ teaspoon cinnamon powder into a small container and massage the concoction into your scalp gently. Leave the cinnamon mask on for 10-15 minutes covered with a shower cap and rinse. Use a shampoo.
To make a hair and scalp detox, mix one cup of bicarbonate soda and mix with one cup of apple cider vinegar. Mix well and soak the hair with this mixture for at least five minutes. Rinse and shampoo hair.
VINEGAR FOR SCALP DETOX
Apple cider vinegar helps to balance hair and scalp pH. Treats dandruff, itchy and dry scalp. Reduces frizz and removes product build-up. READ MORE…
PINK SALT SHAMPOO
In a jar, add 1 cup of liquid castile soap or baby shampoo. To it, add 2 tablespoons of Himalayan pink salt and few drops essential oils you like. Stir and transfer to an easy to use pump bottle. Use it as a regular shampoo.
CHARCOAL TO DETOX SCALP
Activated charcoal powder adsorbs all the scalp impurities, excess sebum and cleanses the pores thereby detoxifying it from the core. This unclogs follicles and stimulates hair growth. READ MORE..