Hair Conditioning Recipes:
Both of these Conditioning recipes you will need 30 minutes for. The
good part about them though is, this can be done before your shower.
For the first one all you need is 3 to 4 tablespoon of Mayonnaise. Wet
your hair. Then with a towel pat dry just enough to remove the excess water
out. At this time apply the mayonnaise to your hair and wrap in a towel for
30 minutes. Rinse, then shampoo.
The other conditioning recipe will use the same process but instead of
using the mayonnaise we will use 2 to 3 tablespoons of yogurt with one
With both of these recipes you will want to take time to massage these
conditioning ingredients in to your scalp. Making sure that your hair
is covered with the ingredients. The two main benefits are sheen and
manageability. Both of these hair conditioning recipes work will on
African- American hair.
This homemade hair conditioning recipe is good for Asian Hair. This is
also a pre-shampoo conditioner.
The nice part about this recipe is you make it up the night before and
refrigerate it over night, it will be ready to go in the morning. You will
1 ounce caster oil
1/2 ounce olive oil
1 ounce melted unsalted butter
2 ounces plain yogurt
Combine all of these ingredients in to a blender until creamy. In the
morning apply to the hair in sections, making sure you get it on the
ends of your hair. You will also want to massage into your scalp. After
it has been in your hair for 20 minutes, rinse out, then shampoo.
Tahitian Cocoa Butter Conditioner.
The Tahitian woman use cocoa butter for their skin as will as for their
hair. It helps to protect against the harmful effects of the strong
tropical sun. You will want to make sure you use 100 percent cocoa butter.
1/2 cup safflower oil or sweet almond oil
1 tablespoon cocoa butter
1 tablespoon lanolin or soya margarine
Place the oil and lanolin in a double boiler or you can use the microwave.
After this is melted add the cocoa butter. Mix until all of the ingredients
are dissolved. Place in a jar ten do not forget to put a label on it. This
is good for dry hair or for hair that has been out in the sun. Take it on
your next vacation. You will want to massage it into your scalp and wrap it
in a warm towel for 1 to 2 hours. Then shampoo out.
As I find more hair conditioning recipes I will post them. If you have a
good homemade hair conditioning recipe share it!!
To get ingredients for these recipes go to Mountain Rose Herbs.
Homemade Hair Recipes
Hair Conditioning Recipes