The best thing you can do for your hair is to wash it with a natural homemade-tested hair shampoo. The TV commercials are attempting to show that their miracle shampoos will change your breakable and unruly hair into adorable and attracting hair within one week. However, do we really need to believe in these statements?
When you will learn about the compounds of such a shampoo (carcinogenic parabens and sulfates), you will think twice before using it. The benefits are transcending the risky sacrifices.
By making a natural homemade hair shampoo you will not affect the home budget. There will be more positive effects from the homemade natural hair shampoo, than the ones you are purchasing in the market. Another benefit is that you are not obligated to wash your hair every day. That is a trick from the shampoo industry, due to the fact that they want us to believe in this, which will lead to better sales, and are also trying to sell another separate product.
You must have heard some expressions like “Our shampoo dried your hair? Use our conditioner and our spray, and our etc.” Make your own hair shampoo and save some money!
It is not hard to make your own hair shampoo, and after using it you will notice that your hair will be beautiful, healthier and shinier.
Bear in mind that the natural homemade shampoos are much safer and cheaper than the hair shampoos from the stores. There are several simple steps to follow and you will have your own homemade hair shampoo.
SHAMPOO WITH GELATIN
Because of the collagen contained in which is a connective tissue protein, the gelatin is greatly helpful for your hair. Collagen has positive effects on the skin, hair, muscles and blood vessels.
Combine 1 egg yolk with 1 tablespoon of edible gelatin. Mix it slowly in order to avoid lumps then apply it on your wet hair. Leave it to work for 10 minutes then wash it off with warm water.
There are lots of proteins in this mixture which are making the hair ample and beautiful. For gelatin concentrated solution you will need 1 tablespoon gelatin, 3 tablespoons water and another yolk.
If you prefer to have firmer, richer and shinier hair all you need to do is to add a bag of gelatin in a smaller bottle of your shampoo. Make sure it is shaken good before using.
CLEAN DRY HAIR WITH EGGS
If your hair is fragile and dry you should wash it with eggs. The egg is rich source of amino acids and lecithin that are preventing any damage on the hair and work in getting rid of dandruff. Use the whole egg. Whisk the yolk and white with a little bit water. Apply the foam of the egg on your wet hair and wash it with soap. After that, wash off with water and vinegar (1 tablespoon of vinegar and 2 liters of water). Your hair will be shinier if you wash it with herbal tea.
Some people are using baking soda for cleaning the hair. The baking soda is cheap and can be substitute for gels, hair shampoos, fresheners and any other cleaning product. You can also use it for washing in your household. Most importantly, the soda is very beneficial for our health. It has alkaline properties and combined with water it is very effective for the hair and body washes, as well as eliminates the acids ejected through the skin.
RECIPE FOR HAIR SHAMPOO WITH BAKING SODA
One tablespoon of baking soda is enough for medium thick and length hair. Add it in hot water because it will liquify better then in cold water. Quantity- total cup of 200 ml. You can keep one package of baking soda in the bathroom and you wouldn’t need more than a minute to prepare this mixture. Use the mix and massage over your hair, then you can wash it off.
If you use apple cider vinegar for washing, it can result with some positive effects for your hair. For this purpose, you can prepare an acidic water with 2 liters of water and one tablespoon of lemon juice or vinegar.
HAIR SHAMPOO WITH MUSTARD! THIS RECIPE IS SPECIFICALLY GREAT FOR OILY HAIR
Put 1-2 tablespoon of mustard powder in 1 liter warm water. Apply the mix on your hair while rubbing it gently. Do not be afraid if you feel a burning sensation, because it boosts the blood flow to your scalp and improves hair growth. Several minutes later, wash it off with larger amount of water.
This “mustard mask” is very useful for the basic problem- oily hair will be sparingly oily and the dry hair will be well fed up. The mask also provides better turbidity and disables the loss of hair. Some celebs admitted that they are using this mask on their hair.
If you have issue with hair grow, this mask is highly recommendable for boosted hair growth.
Now you have learned about the most efficient homemade natural hair shampoo recipes. Some people are cleaning their hair with flour, beer, yeast or ashes, however these methods are not proved as effective.
These easy recipes are strong proof that you can wash your hair without a shampoo from industrial production, however it can be replaced with more affordable and safer natural solutions.
With these natural solutions you will avoid some negative effects from the dangerous toxins, and you will make your hair healthier.
Make sure you are sharing these natural recipes with your loved ones because you might help someone in need.