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No one enjoys the constant scraping and discomfort of an itchy scalp… It’s uncomfortable and inconvenient, especially when you’re out in public!
If you’re not getting the results you want from expensive, big-brand products, it may be time to make a more natural change. There can be many benefits of not using shampoo
and instead of trying out other natural and organic options. If you are looking to find the right time and reason not to, then this is it. Scalp care will always lead to healthy-looking hair. Also, as what HairAndMakeupGirls Heidi Garrett reported, "cutting out shampoo means reducing your contribution to the plastic problem that’s a scourge to our planet. On top of using less plastic, then you’ll also be using less water!
Luckily, the solution to your problem is much easier than you think. All you need is Mother’s Apple Cider Vinegar,
your favorite Essential Oil
, and a few household items to create your own natural spray. But before you start creating your own Apple Cider Vinegar
products, let’s learn a little bit more about this versatile ingredient.
What is Apple Cider Vinegar?
Apple Cider Vinegar
is made from crushed apples that are combined with yeast and sugar, fermented into alcohol, and then fermented again into sour vinegar.
Liquid Apple Cider Vinegar
can be ingested (diluted with water) or applied topically. Some prefer supplements like tablets and capsules because they don’t have the strong smell and taste associated with liquid vinegar.
Why is Apple Cider Vinegar So Popular?
Apple Cider Vinegar is taking both the Beauty and Supplement Industry by storm. This versatile product can be used in a variety of ways for various purposes.
Apple Cider Vinegar is applied naturally as a Skin Care
ingredient for your face and is also renowned for supporting a strong Hair Care regiment. Looking for the best way to use Apple Cider Vinegar
for your hair?
DIY Apple Cider Vinegar Inspiration:
There are many ways to create your own homemade Apple Cider Vinegar beauty products. Here are a few ideas to get you started with: Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Mask, Baking Soda & Apple Cider Vinegar Shampoo, Homemade Conditioner and Apple Cider Vinegar Spray for Hair. This natural ingredient can also make clothes softer
, be used to create a tasty dressing
, and added to your list of household items as a cleaning solution
Today we’re going to focus on perfecting Apple Cider Vinegar for Hair. This Vinegar Hair Spray has all of the detoxifying properties to give you that soothing, natural feel. Why go to the spa for an expensive scalp treatment when the best natural solution can be crafted right from your home?
Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Spray:
When it comes to an itchy scalp, there’s a chance product build up is to blame. If you’re an avid hair spray user, gel lover, or dry shampoo enthusiast, you know this story all too well. Today, we welcome a natural way to bust the grime and get the shine back. The best part about this ACV Hair Spray? There are only 4 simple ingredients and 4 simple steps! The rest is pure inspiration and ultimate relaxation.
Commence the process by eliminating your daily shampoo for 2-3 days before applying hair spray. This will allow your hair to properly reset and replenish its natural oils.
- 1/4 Cup Apple Cider Vinegar
- 1 Cup of Water
- 5 Drops of Essential Oil of Choice
- Spray Bottle
- Combine the water, Apple Cider Vinegar, and Essential Oils together in a clean, distilled cup
- Using a funnel, transfer the mix to a spray bottle
- Part your hair and spray your scalp with mixture
- Let sit for 5-10 minutes then rinse with sulfate-free shampoo
Lavender Oil Finishing Touch:
has been treasured for generations because of its natural, sweet scent. It’s embodied by strong Camphor Notes that are accompanied by subtle woody undertones. Its scent is often attributed to springtime relaxation, peace, love, and acceptance.
Add 5 drops of this romantic Essential Oil to your Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Spray and indulge in the essence of serenity.
Looking to enhance your hair spray with more than just Lavender Oil? Check out our list of hand-crafted Essential Oil Blends
and indulge in the vast assortment of our expert creations.
If you’re experienced with Aromatherapy
and Essential Oil scents, you may want to start creating your own DIY blends! Below is a short list of all the Essential Oils that blend well with Lavender:
Spruce Oil, Eucalyptus Oil,
White Camphor Oil, Rosemary Oil,
Black Pepper Oil, Clary Sage Oil,
Basil Oil, Cinnamon Oil,
Cypress Oil, Jasmine Oil
, Lime Oil, Juniper Berry Oil
, Pine Oil, and Sage Oil.
What is the best source for safe and high-quality Essential Oils?
Piping Rock’s Essentials Oils
are crafted in our own “GMP Certified” manufacturing facilities and verified with third-party, FDA-registered agencies to ensure quality. Our Essential Oils are GCMS tested to deliver guaranteed purity.
Can’t Get Enough Apple Cider Vinegar?
Now that we’ve got you hooked on Apple Cider Vinegar the sky is the limit! There are so many unique ways to add this incredible ingredient to your everyday routine for wellness purposes, beauty, cuisine, and household items. Check out these 4 scintillating articles below for further ACV lifestyle tips, recipes, and inspiration:
- Need a Cleanse? Try these 5 Apple Cider Vinegar Recipes
- Easy DIY Apple Cider Vinegar Tonic
- Forget Ranch! Try this Apple Cider Vinegar Dressing