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How to Add Extra Sheen and Smoothness to Your Hair With Oil Rinsing

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Oil rinsing is a process whereby you apply a great deal of oil to your hair, leave it in for some time then rinse out with hot water followed by cool water. This has been a popular hair practice for some time. It is recommended for alleviating the more common hair woes such as dry, frizzy, dull, and prone to tangling tresses.

Low on Cash? Dye Your Own Hair!

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Hair dye is coming under more and more scrutiny, due to the toxic nature of some of the chemicals used. While these dyes can do wonders for how you look, there are some natural methods that might work as well without the toxicity problem.

Split Ends Treatment Remedy

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Split ends occur when the hair strand “fractures” on the end. Split ends in the hair are the most common hair problem that every woman faces.

Healthy Hair With A Great Hair Rinse

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Let’s face it. We all want beautiful hair. It’s certainly not called “crowning glory” for nothing – it not only makes you look good; it also makes you feel good about yourself. Didn’t someone say that a woman finding the perfect hairdresser is one of life’s grandest things? This only shows how much we value our crowning glory – therefore we need to take care of it and promote its health, just like we do with our bodies.

We are well aware of the many products available for hair care. Shampoos, conditioners and intensive treatments are on top of most lists, but in order to keep it healthy, we need a very good hair rinse.

How to Prevent Hair Loss and Breakage With Carrot Seed Oil

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Carrots are a healthy root vegetable rich in vitamins, copper, manganese, potassium, beta-carotenes and biotin, one of the vitamins essential for healthy hair growth. Additionally, the other nutrients help guard against split ends, moisturize dry scalp, enhance shiny hair, strengthen hair from the roots and promote healthy cell growth. It also has a high natural SPF, which protects hair from the suns UV rays.

Eco Friendly Shaving: Ideas and Alternatives For Legs As Smooth As Bamboo Sheets

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A quick inventory of my home shows much more Tupperware than Ziploc, a reusable water bottle rather than several plastic bottles and even bamboo bedding that reduces my trips to the washing machine. But when I walk in my bathroom, even with all of my low-flow fixtures, I grimace at the sight of my recycling nemesis…the disposable razor.

How to Reverse Hair Thinning With Burdock Root Oil

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Hair loss can be a distressing problem with the potential to create self-esteem issues over time if not addressed. With the advent of natural remedies over the last few years, you don’t have to accept hair loss and patiently wait for all your hair to fall out. There are lots of natural remedies you can look into to stop hair loss in its tracks. This article will explore one of those ways – burdock root oil also known as bur oil.

Hair and Skin Care Before and After Swimming

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As swimming is like relaxing therapy for the mind and good for the heart exercise, it is not always the best for your skin and hair. So, if you are planning to go for swimming regularly whether in a chemically treated pool, a salt-filled ocean, or a pond or lake, then these steps you need to insure to protect your skin and hair so that it remains health and hydrated.

Herbal Hair Rinse – Nettle Leaf For Healthy Hair

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Nettle is the common name for the plant Urtica dioica, also called Stinging Nettle. Stinging Nettle herb is an exceptional plant for restoring health and beauty to your hair. An herbal infusion made from nettle leaf is a gentle and safe herb to rinse your hair with. It is also made into an infusion to drink every day. In fact, you receive more nourishment to your whole body, skin and hair when you drink nettle infusion on a daily basis and use it as a hair rinse weekly.

Herbs and Spices That Help Prevent Hair Loss

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Did you know that herbs and spices can also be used in preventing hair loss? This is why it could be right time for you to hit the kitchen first and try out these simple and natural solutions to avoid excessive hair shedding.