Lemon Mint Hair Gel Recipe with Castor Oil

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Lemon Mint Hair Gel Recipe

Natural Hair Gel Recipe! This natural lemon mint hair gel recipe is made using only natural ingredients and has a fresh lemon mint scent. Formulated using both castor oil this natural hair gel recipe helps to encourage hair growth while also giving your hair flexible hold. The addition of fractionated coconut oil also allows this product to help manage frizz while also adding to hair's natural strength and shine. Plus twelve more homemade hair care recipes you can make at home.

This natural lemon mint hair gel recipe is made using only natural ingredients and has a fresh lemon mint scent. Formulated using castor oil, this natural hair gel recipe helps to encourage hair growth while also giving your hair flexible hold.

Natural Hair Gel Recipe! This natural lemon mint hair gel recipe is made using only natural ingredients and has a fresh lemon mint scent. Formulated using both castor oil this natural hair gel recipe helps to encourage hair growth while also giving your hair flexible hold. The addition of fractionated coconut oil also allows this product to help manage frizz while also adding to hair's natural strength and shine. Plus twelve more homemade hair care recipes you can make at home.

The addition of fractionated coconut oil also allows this product to help manage frizz while also adding to hair’s natural strength and shine. You can learn how to make my lemon mint hair gel recipe now via my guest post at The Nourished Life blog. (If your hair needs a stronger hold, simply double the amount of gelatin called for in my recipe.)

More Homemade Hair Care Recipes

Have other hair care concerns? Then you may interested in some of my other homemade hair care recipes. Keep reading for twelve more homemade hair care recipes you can make at home.

This rose scented DIY sea salt spray for hair helps to give your hair volume and texture! Spray it on then scrunch for sexy tousled beach waves any time!

DIY Volumizing Rose Sea Salt Spray

This fabulous rose scented DIY sea salt spray gives your hair both volume and texture any time you need it! Simply spray it on then scrunch for sexy tousled beach waves. Find the recipe for my volumizing rose sea salt spray here.

Two-Ingredient Shine Spray Recipe

Give lifeless hair a boost with this easy two-ingredients shine spray recipe made with nourishing argan oil! Naturally rich in tocopherols (vitamin E) and phenols, carotenes, squalene, and fatty acids, argan oil is able to deliver deep hydration and strength to brittle hair, nails and even skin. Find my easy DIY Shine Spray Recipe here.

Yerba Mate & ACV Hair Rinse Recipe

My natural Yerba Mate Hair Rinse Recipe not only helps to strengthen hair and improve luster, but it can even restore hair’s natural color and fend off those pesky grays. While this yerba mate hair rinse is especially beneficial for anyone using a no poo hair care approach, it’s also wonderful for all hair types. Find this ACV hair rinse recipe here.

Ginger and Lime Homemade Shampoo Bar Recipe with Silk

DIY Silk Shampoo Bar

This homemade shampoo bar recipe is formulated with ingredients hair loves like argan, babassu and jojoba oils, cocoa and shea butters and even silk! And not only is it great for hair, you’ll find it works well on dry skin too! Discover this cold process shampoo bar recipe here.

Winter Mint Moisturizing Hair Mask Recipe

Made using natural ingredients this homemade moisturizing hair mask recipe delivers intense moisture to hair ravaged by winter’s elements along with the fresh scent of spearmint and peppermint. Find the DIY for this moisturizing homemade hair mask here.

DIY Hair Oil Treatment with Jojoba Oil

A signature scented hair oil blend from the owner of Night Blooming, this natural hair oil recipes focuses on using essential oils, four penetrating oils, and one sealing oil to lock in hair’s moisture. It’s perfect for dry or damaged hair that struggles to keep moisturized, but is great for all hair (and scalp) types that need a little extra love in the driest parts of winter. Find the recipe for the Ullasa hair oil treatment here.

Argan and Agave DIY Shine Spray and Leave In Conditioner Recipe for Dry, Damaged Hair

Argan & Agave DIY Shine Spray Recipe

Give your dry damaged hair new life with this DIY shine spray and leave in conditioner. All it takes is a light misting all over or on damaged ends and your parched strands will once again feel moisturized and boast a healthy shine! It’s also great for taming frizz. Find this DIY Shine Spray + Leave in Conditioner here.

Homemade Hair Oil + Mask for Dry Damaged Hair

Learn how to craft these helpful and all natural hair care DIY’s that utilize the power of dry oils including coconut oil and hemp seed oil to bring life and beauty back to your locks. Find these all natural hair care recipes here.

Natural DIY Dry Shampoo

This homemade dry shampoo recipe is void of cornmeal and instead uses ingredients like arrowroot powder, colloidal oatmeal, cosmetic clays, and herbs to freshen and deodorize hair, add volume and control oil. You can find this amazing dry shampoo recipe here.

Love your locks with these leave in coffee hair conditioner & shine spray recipes! Formulated especially for dry or damaged hair, these recipes both utilize the power of camellia seed oil and babassu oil. Both of these oils have similar properties in hair and skincare as coconut oil making them especially suited for those sensitive to or allergic to coconut oil.

DIY Leave in Coffee Hair Conditioner + Shine Spray

Love your locks with two leave in coffee hair conditioner & shine spray recipes! Formulated for dry or damaged hair, these recipes both utilize the power of camellia seed oil and babassu oil. You can discover both  of these leave in hair care recipes here.

Natural Hair Mask Recipe

Whether you’re fighting off the frizz from high humidity or need to combat the damage from sun or pool chlorine, this homemade natural hair mask recipe will rejuvenate your tresses in no time with it’s combination of certified organic oils and shea butter. You can find this simple yet effective natural hair mask recipe here.

Hair Mask Recipe for Hair Growth

This easy, all natural hair mask recipe contains natural neem oil and castor oil as key ingredients that help to encourage hair growth. In addition it also contains coconut oil and sal butter to help moisturize and repair hair and a blend of essential oils for scalp health. Learn how to make this natural hair mask recipe here.

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Hair Mask Recipe for Hair Growth with Neem Oil and Castor Oil

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Make this easy hair mask recipe for hair growth with natural ingredients that encourage hair growth like neem oil and castor oil. This hair mask recipe will also help repair dry hair and split ends, leaving your hair feeling soft and bouncy.

Make this easy, all natural hair mask recipe for hair growth! This hair mask recipe contains natural neem oil and castor oil as key ingredients that help to encourage hair growth. In addition it also contains coconut oil and sal butter to help moisturize and repair hair and a blend of essential oils for scalp health. You can use this hair mask recipe for hair growth daily or weekly depending on your needs.

To use for hair growth, massage this natural hair mask into your wet hair and scalp. Leave on 5-15 minutes, then shampoo and condition as usual. For hair that’s also dry and damaged, you can use this hair mask recipe for hair growth as a conditioner after shampooing. Simply wash your hair as usual – I highly recommend using a cleansing conditioner over traditional shampoo to keep from stripping essential oils from your hair and scalp – then apply the mask. Wait 5-10 minutes, then rinse as usual. It’s normal to feel like you still have product in your hair after rinsing, however, once your hair dries, it will be soft, shiny and bouncy, not heavy or greasy.

The neem oil and essential oils in this natural hair mask recipe are also helpful if you have dandruff and other itchy scalp conditions!

Hair Mask Recipe for Hair Growth

© Rebecca’s Soap Delicatessen

Ingredients:

1 oz. neem oil
1 oz. coconut oil
.75 oz. castor oil
1 oz. sal butter or refined shea butter
.25 oz. carrier oil
1 oz. emulsifying wax
1 mL rosemary essential oil
1.5 mL peppermint essential oil
1 mL lavender essential oil

Instructions:

Using a digital scale, weigh out the emulsifying wax and sal (or shea) butter into a glass Pyrex measuring cup. Heat in the microwave at 50% power until melted. (Alternately you can use a double boiler.)

Once melted, weigh out the coconut oil and stir into the melted butter and wax until it melts. If needed, you can reheat the mixture slightly.

Now weigh the castor oil and carrier oil and stir into the melted hair mask ingredients. I used grapeseed oil for my hair mask recipe which, like castor and neem oil, help to encourage hair growth. However other options include sesame oil, evening primrose oil, and jojoba oil. For additional moisture, softness and shine, you may want to try argan oil.

Now that these ingredients are combined, use graduated transfer pipettes to measure out the essential oils. Using a fresh pipette for each essential oil, add the essential oils to your hair mask and mix well.

Spoon or pour, depending on the solidity of your hair mask, your mask into a 200 mL glass wide mouth cosmetic jar. (The jar I used is from Infinity Jars and features deep violet glass that prevents damaging visible light rays from entering and accelerating product deterioration.)

Allow your hair mask to cool before screwing on the lid. You can then place your hair mask in the refrigerator if desired to allow it to finish solidifying. In particularly warm months this can take up to two days depending on your climate. My home has a/c and it took several hours in the fridge to reach its final consistency.

Once you hair mask has set up, it’s ready for use!

Love your locks with ten fantastic natural hair care recipes! This collection of natural hair care recipes from hair oil and hair masks to dry shampoo and shine sprays are just what your hair ordered.

I hope you enjoy my hair mask recipe for hair growth as much as I do! For more natural hair care recipes, visit Soap Deli News blog here. You’ll discover ten fantastic hair care recipes including other hair care mask recipes, shine spray recipes, shampoo bar and dry shampoo recipes and more.

To discover more of my hair and skin care recipes from my blog and around the web including my homemade soap recipes and bath and beauty recipes be sure to follow my boards on Pinterest. You can also follow me on Blog Lovin’, Tumblr, FacebookTwitterG+ and Instagram.


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Bath and Body Recipes to Make and Sell This Spring and Summer

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These homemade bath and body recipes to make and sell are perfect for selling online or at farmer's markets this spring and summer for extra cash!

Bath and Body Recipes To Make and Sell

Build your spring and summer line for your online shop or business with these fantastic homemade bath and body recipes to make and sell! They’re perfect for selling through your online shop, like Etsy, or at your local farmer’s market!

1. Easy Cream Eyeshadow Recipe – This easy cream eyeshadow recipe requires just three ingredients! However, the result is a beautiful and highly pigmented cream eyeshadow that glides on smooth and provides lasting results. It’s also great for blending.

2. Exfoliating Spring Gardener’s Soap – This exfoliating spring gardeners cold process soap recipe naturally exfoliates with poppy seeds and walnut shell powder to help remove tough dirt and grime.

3. Simple Homemade Skin Care Recipes – Natural skin care care products don’t have to be hard to make or contain a lot of ingredients. If you’re looking to get started in making your own simple homemade skin care recipes but don’t have a lot of money to invest up front, just want to try something new or are looking for starter recipes that you can customize later, these skin care recipes are perfect! Presented are three simple homemade skin recipes for creating your own natural salve, homemade body butter and exfoliating sugar scrub.

4. Pink Salt & Sal Butter Soap Recipe – This homemade pink salt and sal butter soap recipe contains a high percentage of skin conditioning sal butter and mineral rich pink Himalayan salt that aids in detoxing, healing and nourishing skin. Scent with a lemon verbena fragrance oil for a bright seasonal fragrance!

5. Solid Sugar Scrub Cubes Recipe – This traditional solid sugar scrub cubes recipe is not only easy to make, but it’s ready the same day making it a perfect option for a next day farmer’s market. Made using all natural ingredients this solid sugar scrub cubes recipe is great for crafting year round to give as homemade gifts for everything from birthdays to Mother’s day! And the easy no hassle recipe is also easy to customize with your favorite essential oil or essential oil blends and a carrier oil that suits your skin care needs.

6. Foaming Salt Scrub Recipe – This foaming salt scrub recipe is super easy to make and can be customized with your favorite scent! Just melt, pour and mix ingredients for a foaming salt scrub that gently exfoliates as it lathers and cleanses like soap!

Build your spring and summer line for your online shop or business with these fantastic homemade bath and body recipes that you can make and sell! They're perfect for selling through your online shop, like Etsy, or at your local farmer’s market!

7. DIY Goldfish in a Bag Soap – These super cute handmade goldfish in a bag soaps are great as gifts for kids as well as for DIY party favors.

8. DIY Melt & Pour Loofah Soap – These homemade loofah soaps are simple to craft which makes them a quick and easy project you make the night before a big event! I made mine in about a half hour and scented them with a White Tea & Ginger fragrance oil.

9. Natural Creamy Lemon and Poppy Seed Sugar Scrub Recipe – I crafted this particular natural sugar scrub with spring in mind – thus the fresh lemon fragrance and poppy seeds. The addition of shea butter makes this scrub extra creamy rather than oily or drippy which is one of my pet peeves. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do!

10. Natural Hair Mask Recipe – Summer can really do a number on your hair. Whether you’re fighting off the frizz from high humidity, need to combat the damage from sun or the drying effects of pool chlorine, this homemade natural hair mask recipe will rejuvenate your tresses in no time with it’s combination of certified organic oils and shea butter.

11. Lemon & Poppy Seed Soap Recipe – This simple homemade nut free soap recipe contains zero nut oils so even those with nut allergies can enjoy this classically scented lemon poppyseed soap. While coconut oil traditionally boosts lather in homemade cold process soap recipes, this nut free soap recipe instead uses palm kernel flakes which has similar lather boosting properties. In addition it also incorporates less costly ingredients for those who are soaping on a budget.

12. Natural Exfoliating Homemade Foot Scrub Recipe – This all natural homemade foot scrub recipe isn’t a mess of slippery oils, but rather a creamy combination of natural shea and cocoa butters and non-greasy argan and sweet almond oils. Fine ground pumice and walnut shell powder lend their supercharged exfoliating properties, while sea salt and tea tree oil lend their healing qualities. Plus there’s a touch of peppermint for a fresh, cool scent to refresh feet and keep them in tip top shape all season long!

For even more homemade bath and body recipes to make and sell, be sure to check out my other post with 36 rockstar bath and beauty products to make and sell here that I posted over winter.

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