What are the virtues of baking soda for hair?
Bicarbonate is a very good hair cleanser, which is why we often talk about bicarbonate shampoo. It helps to eliminate excess sebum, so it is very effective in regular use on oily hair. Bicarbonate also removes impurities, especially residues such as limestone, pollution particles, or the remains of silicone or Paraben contained in non-natural shampoos.
Baking soda is a real purifying for really clean hair. By its purifying virtues, it will allow you to space the washes, which will do good to the over-stressed hair. Bicarbonate also has moisturizing virtues, so it is ideal for making a mild shampoo.
In addition, bicarbonate is a 100% natural and biodegradable material. So it’s ideal for making a natural shampoo, respectful of the environment and your hair. Finally, the bicarbonate is very inexpensive and easy to find: A homemade shampoo accessible to all.
The benefits of cider vinegar on the hair
Some kitchen products may have some use in hair care. Cider vinegar is part of it. Its beauty benefits are numerous because it has many virtues.
It brings minerals and trace elements, such as calcium, iron, phosphorus, potassium and magnesium, which nourishes the hair.
But above all, its acid pH will help to re-balance the epidermis and the functioning of the scalp.
Shampoos often have a high pH that damages the skin and sometimes causes irritations up to the formation of dandruff. The cider vinegar will stimulate the blood activity of the epidermis, the dandruff will quickly disappear and the hair fiber will be strengthened: the skin is regaining energy and health.
Baking Soda Shampoo recipe
To make his baking soda shampoo, several recipes exist. The easiest way is to mix a volume of bicarbonate in three volumes of water. You can make the mixture in a water bottle, so that the mixture is easier to apply afterwards. Without chemical elements like sulfate, this shampoo will not foam. Don’t panic, pour your bicarbonate shampoo on your hair, gently massage the scalp and the lengths to make the mixture penetrate, before letting it sit for 3 minutes. Rinse with clear water.
Mix 1 volume of bicarbonate for 3 volumes of water
Pour over your hair
Let it sit for 3 minutes
Rinse with clear water
Baking soda and cider vinegar: The winning duo for Beautiful hair.
Second method for a cleansing and moisturizing action: Mix 2 tablespoons of baking soda with a glass of water, to obtain a more or less fluid dough. Adapt the dose of bicarbonate to the length of your hair: 1 spoon for short hair, 2 spoons for mid-long hair, 3 spoons for long hair. As with the first method, apply the dough to your hair by massaging gently and let it sit for a few minutes. Rinse well.
This time we do not stop there: mix 2 tablespoons of cider vinegar and add a small glass of water, as well as a few drops of essential oil of ylang-ylang. Apply the mixture to the lengths and allow 5 minutes before rinsing thoroughly. This second mixture will act as a conditioner and supplement the effects of baking soda. Indeed, the vinegar nourishes the hair in depth and tightens the scales of the hair for a shiny hair.
The scalp is purified, the lengths hydrated: your hair find strength and health, thanks to care 100% natural. No panic, the smell of vinegar passes quickly and the essential oil of ylang-Ylang will take over for a delicate fragrance.
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