1 avacodo (peeled) coconut milk
Combine mashed avacodo with some coconut milk. Mash together until its smooth and as thick as shampoo. Comb it through the hair and let sit for 10 -15 minutes then wash out.
Herbal Shampoo for Oily Hair
2 tbsp dry peppermint 2 tbsp dry spearmint 1 tbsp dry sage 1 cup water 2/3 cup baby shampoo
Combine herbs and water in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Remove from heat and allow to steep for 20 minutes. Strain out the herbs and mix the baby shampoo with the herbal water. Pour into a plastic squirt bottle or jar.
Carrot and Avocado Hair Treatment
This is a nourishing treatment for dry and neglected hair. Use jojoba oil as the base for the carrot macerate. These ingredients are suffient for one treatment.
10mL/ 2 tsp carrot macerated oil* 1 ripe avocado
Prepare the macerated oil with the jojoba oil and carrot (*see below). Mash the avocado, then blend it with the oil to make a paste. Apply the mixture to the hair and scalp and leave for one hour. Wash off, using a mild shampoo with added lemon juice.
For Carrot Macerate:
Place the grated carrot in a bowl. Cover the carrot with jojoba oil. Place the bowl containing the mixture over a pan of boiling water and heat for 1 hour. Remove from the heat, strain and repeat with fresh carrot. Strain and pour into a dark glass bottle.
Light and Lemon Hair Spray
2 to 4 lemons Water
Slice the lemons and cover with water in a pan. Simmer for 1 hour, adding more water as it evaporates. Let cool, then strain. Pour the lemon liquid into a pump spray bottle. Makes 2 to 3 cups!