Non-toxic shampoo is a very important aspect of avoiding chemical exposures on a daily basis. The average person comes into contact with over 160 chemicals every day in their beauty products.
DIY natural shampoo is super easy to make and you can even have some fun with it as you add different essential oils for different scents that you love. The best part is that this shampoo is healing and can be easily modified to fit curly hair, dry hair, oily hair and any other variations of hair types.
This DIY natural shampoo is super easy to make, it’s homemade, fun and I know you’ll love it. Be sure to give it a try so that you can avoid chemical exposures for both you and your family.
DIY Natural Shampoo Recipe
What you’ll need:
- 1/2 cup water (distilled preferred)
- 1/2 cup castile soap
- 1 tablespoon jojoba oil
- 10 drops of essential oils
- For Dry Hair, Add:
- 1/2 cup aloe vera
- 2 tablespoons vegetable glycerine
- Add all ingredients to a bottle.
- Put the top on and shake until well combined.
- Use as you would normal shampoo.
*This shampoo is slightly runny, but does lather very well, and does not contain harsh chemicals such as sodium laurel sulfate or artificial fragrances. One reader even suggested using it as a shaving cream. Simply lather on your legs and shave.
You can purchase pure essential oils here.