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Dried Rosemary Rinse for Oily Hair

Ingredients 1/2 cup organic dried rosemary Instructions Simmer rosemary in 1 1/2 cups of water. Strain mixture and discard rosemary. Use remaining mixture as the final rinse after shampooing.   [...]

January 20, 2012 Recipes, Rinses

Horsetail Hair Rinse

Ingredients 3 teaspoons dried horsetail Instructions Steep horsetail in boiled water for 20 minutes. Shampoo hair and rinse thoroughly. Poor horsetail rinse through hair and leave in for ten minutes. Rinse with clear water. [...]

January 19, 2012 Popular, Recipes, Rinses

Maple Syrup Hair Mask

Ingredients Pure maple syrup Lard (you can nix this if you don’t have any on hand) Honey Wide-toothed comb A shower cap or Saran Wrap Instructions Mix 3 tbsp. pure maple syrup (always better on pancakes than Aunt Jemima’s so [...]

January 13, 2012 More Vibrant Hair, Rinses

Mint Conditioning Rinse

Ingredients 2 mint tea bags or a handful of mint leaves 2 cups of water Instructions Steep 2 mint tea bags or a handful of fresh mint in 2 cups of boiling water. After the water has cooled, remove the [...]

January 12, 2012 Recipes, Rinses

Revitalizing Grey Hair Shampoo

Ingredients 1/2 cup of dried sage 1/4 cup of dried rosemary Water Instructions Add the sage and rosemary together in 2 cups of water and simmer for 30 minutes. Turn the heat off and allow mixture to steep for two [...]

December 21, 2011 Hair Lightening, Hair Treatments, More Vibrant Hair, Natural Dyes, Popular, Recipes, Rinses

Haritaki Powder Hair Rinse

Ingredients 1 1/2 cups Distilled Water 2 tablespoons Haritaki Powder 2 tablespoons Hibiscus Petal Powder 1/2 cup Rosemary Hydrosol 1/2 cup Organic Apple Cider Vinegar You Will Also Need A Cheesecloth or a Large Tea Bag Directions Bring 1/2 cups [...]

December 21, 2011 Recipes, Rinses

Rosemary Walnut Rinse

Ingredients 12 ounces Water 8 ounces Organic Apple Cider Vinegar 1/8 cup Rosemary Leaf 1/8 cup Walnut Powder, Medium Directions In a small saucepan, combine 12 ounces of water with 1/8 cup of Rosemary Leaf, and 1/8 cup of Walnut [...]

December 21, 2011 Recipes, Rinses

Hibiscus Rinse that provides Red Hair Tint

This rinse will give red highlights to light or dark hair. Ingredients 2 cups water ¼ cup fresh or dried hibiscus flowers Instructions This rinse will give red highlights to light or dark hair. 2 cups water ¼ cup fresh [...]

December 21, 2011 Natural Dyes, Recipes, Rinses

Rosemary Hair Rinse

Ingredients 3 tablespoons rosemary 1 1/2 quarts water 15 drops rosemary essential oil Instructions Boil ingredients together for 15 minutes. Strain. Pour over clean hair after shampooing and let it sit for 2 minutes. Rinse, then condition. [...]

December 15, 2011 Recipes, Rinses

Nettle Tea Hair Growth Rinse

Ingredients 2 handfuls of nettle roots 2 quarts of cold water Instructions Wash and dry nettle roots. Soak 2 handfuls of roots in 2 quarts of cold water overnight. Next day bring mix to a boil and then simmer for [...]

December 15, 2011 More Vibrant Hair, Recipes, Rinses