Anti-Humidity DIY Summer Hair Mist
Do you have trouble maintaining your hair in the humidity of the summer? Do your locks get frizzy as soon as you step foot outside?
Through creating a DIY Fragrance and Sheen Hair Mist, you can rock a beach-y scrunched look all summer long! Whether you are heading out to the beach or to go grocery shopping, this hair mist will make your hair appear shiny and make it smell magical!
With the summer approaching, instead of spending time on hair styling, go natural and enhance your look by creating your own hair-shining and fragrance hair mist. Not only will your hair always look great – the mist will tame fly-aways for individuals with straight hair and those of us with curly hair will achieve a bouncy-lightweight look – you will also be providing your hair with a leave-in treatment. Also, it is a great way to have healthy-looking hair for those of us who don’t feel like styling it everyday!
Oil-derived leave-in treatments are wonderful ways to restore health back to over-processed hair. The summer months are the perfect time to work on nurturing your locks. So, protect your hair from the dangerous heat of styling tools, while maintaining a fabulous and natural hairdo all season long.
Ingredients and Directions
All of the following ingredients can be purchased in a health store or ordered online for only a few dollars.
1 – Three drops each of the following essential oils:
2 – 1 cup water
3 – 1 teaspoon jojoba oil
4 – 1 teaspoon vegetable glycerin
5 – Spray bottle (10 oz or larger)
Mix all ingredients in a spray bottle and gently stir to mix the oil, water and glycerin.
Additional tip: if possible, get a dried stem of a lavender flower and place in the spray bottle once the other ingredients are homogeneously mixed. Throughout use, the plant will infuse your blend with natural and organic beneficial properties.
Apply to the hair after washing, while it is still damp. Spray throughout the hair, brush through to distribute, and scrunch for added volume and texture. If styling the hair, spray on the palm of the hand after styling, and distribute through the roots for additional moisture.
Why Those Ingredients?
- Rosemary essential oil: stimulates follicles and nourishes the scalp, which makes the hair grow stronger.
- Lavender essential oil: promotes hair growth and prevents hair loss.
- Chamomile essential oil: hair brightening and color-enriching, as well as soothing and nourishing for the hair and the scalp.
- Cypress essential oil: antimicrobial and deeply cleansing; softening for the hair.
- Jojoba oil: strengthens the hair fibers from inside out and hydrates the hair shaft and follicle. adds shine, elasticity, and softness to the hair.