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Organic Shampoo Recipes

Rutuja Jathar
Organic shampoos have gained immense popularity, as they are free from chemicals and preservatives that can damage the hair and scalp. Given in this post are some recipes that you can use.
Organic hair products are often cited to be the best for overall hair care. You can easily make the best shampoos and conditioners at home by using some easily available products. The ingredients include, eggs, fruits, yogurt, honey, avocado, honey, apple cider vinegar, coconut oil, chamomile oil, and various other essential oils. You can make products for hair problems like, dandruff, dry hair, oily hair, hair fall, etc. You can use mixture of beetroot juice and carrot juice as a shampoo for color treated hair. Or make powder of orris root, arrowroot, and ground rosemary to use as organic dry shampoo.

Recipe # 1

  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tablespoons of lemon juice
  • 1 cup distilled water
  • 2 teaspoons of organic coconut oil
  • 2 tablespoons of Castile soap
  • 10 drops of lavender oil
Combine eggs, lemon juice, distilled water, coconut oil, lavender oil and Castile soap in a blender. Blend all the products into a smooth and uniform solution. This shampoo is rich in protein and is really effective for damaged hair.

Recipe # 2

  • 1 cup hot water
  • ½ cup coconut milk
  • ½ cup organic rose petals
  • 2 tablespoons of organic coconut oil
  • 6 drops rose otto essential oil
  • 6 tablespoons grated Castile soap
First of all, steep the organic rose petals in hot water for half an hour. Then strain water and add the remaining ingredients in it. Whisk the solution well and your organic shampoo with mild rose flavor is ready. You can use it for dry and frizzy hair.

Recipe # 3

  • 1 cups strong chamomile tea
  • ½ tablespoon glycerin
  • 1 ½ tablespoons grated Castile soap
  • 2 ½ drops of chamomile essential oil
Take grated Castile soap in a bowl and pour hot chamomile tea on it. Once the soap gets soft, add glycerin and essential oil in it. Mix well and store in cool and dry place. You can shuffle chamomile tea with rosemary/sage (for brunettes), calendula (for redheads) and betony for gray hair. This organic shampoo is used for curly hair.
First of all, always use distilled water to prepare shampoos at home. Secondly, always wash your hair with warm water and not hot water.