No matter what type of hair you have, it’s really important to moisturize it. Moisture plays a role in helping retain growth and it helps your hair look and feel better. Many women spend lots of money when searching the perfect moisturizing product. Did you know that your kitchen is probably full with ingredients that can be used to moisturize and get your hair? Learn how to make your own homemade moisturizer, it’s cheap, easy, you can do it in your own home and you’ll absolutely love it. Here are our recipes for your natural, homemade hair moisturizer.
Shea and Grape Seed Moisturizer
- ½ cup unrefined shea butter
- ¼ cup Aloe Vera gel
- 2 tbsp. grape seed oil
- 1 tbsp. pure honey
In a pot on the stove, melt the shea butter slightly. Keep the pot on the stove until the butter is soft but not completely melted. With a hand mixer, whip the butter until it gets fluffy. Add the grape seed oil and honey to the shea butter. Whip everything again. Add the Aloe Vera gel lat. Whip all the ingredients together with a hand mixer on low speed. Store your moisturizer in a dry cool place.
Aloe and Lavender Moisturizer
- 1 tbsp. Aloe Vera juice
- 1 tbsp. coconut oil
- 1 tbsp. Vitamin E oil
- 2-3 drops Lavender essential oil
- ¼ cup of distilled water
Put ¼ cup of distilled water in a spray bottle. In the same spray bottle and the Aloe Vera juice, the coconut oil, the vitamin E oil and the lavender essential oil. Shake your mixture until it’s fully incorporated. Store your moisturizer in the fridge for a maximum of 4-5 days.
- ¼ cup of Coconut Water
- 2 tbsp. Aloe Vera Juice
- 2 tbsp. jojoba oil
Choose pure coconut water, without additional ingredients such as flavors, sugar, and preservatives. Take out an empty spray bottle and put each ingredient in it. Shake the mixture until it’s fully incorporated. Keep this moisturizer in the freezer, and not more than 5 days.
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