Almost everybody has baking soda in their household. It is a versatile ingredient with a number of uses. The majority of people use it for cleaning and cooking, and many don’t know that it is excellent for the hair and the skin. For instance, you can use it as a shampoo. It cleans the scalp and hair even better than regular shampoos. Moreover, it makes the hair shiny and soft.
Furthermore, read about some of the main benefits of soda:
Stimulates Hair Growth
Using shampoos and conditioners on a regular basis can cause damage to your hair and prevent its growth. Also, the hair becomes accumulated with toxins. Fortunately, baking soda eliminates the toxins from your scalp and makes it possible for the hair to grow.
Prevents Hair Loss
There are potent compounds in baking soda which stimulate hair growth and prevent hair loss.
Eliminates Chlorine from the Hair
Chlorine accumulates in your hair while swimming in pools and it damages it. Moreover, it can change its color. However, baking soda is going to eliminate the harmful compound and will return the color of your hair.
Eliminates Leftover Residue
Hair products like shampoos and conditioners leave residues. Nevertheless, baking soda eliminates them and improves the quality and the look of your hair.
This recipe is going to help you solve various hair problems:
Make a mixture of water and baking soda in a ratio of 1:3. If your hair is shorter, you will use smaller amount of ingredients and vice versa. For a hair which is shoulder length the recommended dosage is 6 tablespoons of water and 2 tablespoon of soda. Next, apply the paste on your hair ends. Leave it work for a few minutes and then wash it with water. In the end, use diluted apple cider vinegar (use water and essential oil to dilute it) and wash your hair. Do this every time you wash your hair for optimal results.
This method is going to revitalize your hair and improve its quality.