How to make homemade tropical hair conditioner.
1 avocado (peeled and mashed)
Combine mashed avocado with some coconut milk. Mash together until its smooth and about as thick as shampoo. Comb it through the hair and let sit for 10 -15 minutes, wash out.
Elaine Rowan-Jackson – © 2001
Did You Know…
The Aztecs used avocados as a sexual stimulant.
European Sailors making the passage to the Americas knew avocados as MIDSHIPMAN’S BUTTER because they liked to spice up their shipboard provisions with a rich, guacamole-like substance.
Early Americans once called the avocado an ALLIGATOR PEAR because they could not pronounce the Spanish word for avocado, “aguacate,” which is a derivative of the Aztec word, “ahuacatl.”
Americans’ use of the word avocado is a corruption of the Spanish word “aguacate.” The form AVOCADO was first used by Sir Henry Sloane in 1669….
Source: California Avocado Commission