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10 Homemade Shampoo Bar Recipes For Affordable Hair Treatment

The shampoo bar is a real alternative to commercial cosmetics. Want to trade your liquid shampoos for an ecological shampoo, natural and without packaging? Adopt a shampoo bar and make it easy at home.

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The Benefits Of Making A Shampoo Bar

Practical–shampoo bars are lightweight, take up little space and are easy to carry. On the other hand, they are suitable for the whole family.

Healthy–We have control over the composition and ingredients: no paraben, no sulfates, and no silicone. They adapt to all types of hair and, depending on their composition, even make it possible to do without a conditioner.

Eco-Friendly–No more polluting plastic bottles! We participate in Zero-waste.

Economical–In most cases, a shampoo bar represents the equivalent of 3 bottles of liquid shampoo or about 80 washes. A 100g bread can indeed last several months and its cost does not exceed 3 euros.

The 10 Homemade Shampoo Bar Recipes suitable for all hair types are:

1. Shampoo Bar For Dry Hair

Ingredients

  • 60g of surfactant SCI
  • 10g of Shikakai powder
  • 20g of coconut, vegetable oil
  • 15 to 20 drops of ylang-ylang essential oil
  • 10g of water
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Directions

  1. Mix well surfactant SCI, shikakai powder, coconut, vegetable oil, ylang-ylang essential oil, and water in a stainless steel pot and melt over medium/low heat. Off the heat and cool into 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Wearing proper safety gear including gloves and a mask, pour lye crystals into the water and stir until dissolved. Allow cooling to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If oils or lye water are not cooling at the same rate, use a cold water bath in the sink.
  3. When both lye water and oils are at the correct temperature, pour the lye water into oils and mix with a hand or stick mixer until medium trace.
  4. Add essential oil and blend well.
  5. Pour into mold and insulate for 24 hours.
  6. Remove from mold and cut.
  7. Allow curing for 4-6 weeks in a cool, non-humid location.

2. Shampoo Bar For Oily Hair

Ingredients

  • 60g of surfactant SCI
  • 10g of Shikakai powder
  • 20g of jojoba vegetable oil
  • 15 to 20 drops of
  • Tea-tree essential oil
  • 10g of water
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Directions

  • Mix well surfactant SCI, Shikakai powder, jojoba vegetable oil, Tea-tree essential oil, and water in a stainless steel pot and melt over medium/low heat. Off the heat and cool into 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Wearing proper safety gear including gloves and a mask, pour lye crystals into the water and stir until dissolved. Allow cooling to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If oils or lye water are not cooling at the same rate, use a cold water bath in the sink.
  • When both lye water and oils are at the correct temperature, pour the lye water into oils and mix with a hand or stick mixer until medium trace.
  • Add essential oil and blend well.
  • Pour into mold and insulate for 24 hours.
  • Remove from mold and cut.
  • Allow curing for 4-6 weeks in a cool, non-humid location.

3. Shampoo Bar For Hair Loss

Ingredients

  • 60g of surfactant SCI
  • 10g of Shikakai powder
  • 20g of avocado vegetable oil
  • 15 to 20 drops of peppermint essential oil
  • 10g of water
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Directions

  • Mix well surfactant SCI, Shikakai powder, avocado vegetable oil, peppermint essential oil, and water in a stainless steel pot and melt over medium/low heat. Off the heat and cool into 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Wearing proper safety gear, including gloves and a mask, pour lye crystals into the water and stir until dissolved. Allow cooling to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If oils or lye water are not cooling at the same rate, use a cold water bath in the sink.
  • When both lye water and oils are at the correct temperature, pour the lye water into oils and mix with a hand or stick mixer until medium trace.
  • Add essential oil and blend well.
  • Pour into mold and insulate for 24 hours.
  • Remove from mold and cut.
  • Allow curing for 4-6 weeks in a cool, non-humid location.

4. Shampoo Bar For Curly Hair

Ingredients

  • 60g of surfactant SCI
  • 10g of Shikakai powder
  • 20g of broccoli vegetable oil
  • 15 to 20 drops of ylang-ylang essential oil
  • 10g of water
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Directions

  • Mix well surfactant SCI, Shikakai powder, broccoli vegetable oil, ylang-ylang essential oil, and water in a stainless steel pot and melt over medium/low heat. Off the heat and cool into 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Wearing proper safety gear including gloves and a mask, pour lye crystals into the water and stir until dissolved. Allow cooling to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If oils or lye water are not cooling at the same rate, use a cold water bath in the sink.
  • When both lye water and oils are at the correct temperature, pour the lye water into oils and mix with a hand or stick mixer until medium trace.
  • Add essential oil and blend well.
  • Pour into mold and insulate for 24 hours.
  • Remove from mold and cut.
  • Allow curing for 4-6 weeks in a cool, non-humid location.

5. Shampoo Bar For Curly/Frizzy Hair

Ingredients

  • 60g of surfactant SCI
  • 10g of Shikakai powder
  • 20g of sapote vegetable oil
  • 15 to 20 drops of ylang-ylang essential oil
  • 10g of water
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Directions

  • Mix well surfactant SCI, Shikakai powder, sapote vegetable oil, ylang-ylang essential oil, and water in a stainless steel pot and melt over medium/low heat. Off the heat and cool into 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Wearing proper safety gear including gloves and a mask, pour lye crystals into the water and stir until dissolved. Allow cooling to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If oils or lye water are not cooling at the same rate, use a cold water bath in the sink.
  • When both lye water and oils are at the correct temperature, pour the lye water into oils and mix with a hand or stick mixer until medium trace.
  • Add essential oil and blend well.
  • Pour into mold and insulate for 24 hours.
  • Remove from mold and cut.
  • Allow curing for 4-6 weeks in a cool, non-humid location.

6. Shampoo Bar For Fine Hair

Ingredients

  • 60g of surfactant SCI
  • 10g of Shikakai powder
  • 20g of grapeseed vegetable oil
  • 15 to 20 drops of lemongrass essential oil
  • 10g of water
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Directions

  • Mix well surfactant SCI, Shikakai powder, grapeseed vegetable oil, ylang-ylang essential oil, and water in a stainless steel pot and melt over medium/low heat. Off the heat and cool into 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Wearing proper safety gear including gloves and a mask, pour lye crystals into the water and stir until dissolved. Allow cooling to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If oils or lye water are not cooling at the same rate, use a cold water bath in the sink.
  • When both lye water and oils are at the correct temperature, pour the lye water into oils and mix with a hand or stick mixer until medium trace.
  • Add essential oil and blend well.
  • Pour into mold and insulate for 24 hours.
  • Remove from mold and cut.
  • Allow curing for 4-6 weeks in a cool, non-humid location.

7. Shampoo Bar For Dull Hair

Ingredients

  • 60g of surfactant SCI
  • 10g of Shikakai powder
  • 20g of Borage vegetable oil
  • 15 to 20 drops of ylang-ylang essential oil
  • 10g of water
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Directions

  • Mix well surfactant SCI, Shikakai powder, Borage vegetable oil, ylang-ylang essential oil, and water in a stainless steel pot and melt over medium/low heat. Off the heat and cool into 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Wearing proper safety gear including gloves and a mask, pour lye crystals into the water and stir until dissolved. Allow cooling to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If oils or lye water are not cooling at the same rate, use a cold water bath in the sink.
  • When both lye water and oils are at the correct temperature, pour the lye water into oils and mix with a hand or stick mixer until medium trace.
  • Add essential oil and blend well.
  • Pour into mold and insulate for 24 hours.
  • Remove from mold and cut.
  • Allow curing for 4-6 weeks in a cool, non-humid location.

8. Shampoo Bar For Damaged Hair

Ingredients

  • 60g of surfactant SCI
  • 10g of Shikakai powder
  • 20g of Borage vegetable oil
  • 15 to 20 drops of sandalwood essential oil
  • 10g of water
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Directions

  • Mix well surfactant SCI, Shikakai powder, Borage vegetable oil, sandalwood essential oil, and water in a stainless steel pot and melt over medium/low heat. Off the heat and cool into 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Wearing proper safety gear, including gloves and a mask, pour lye crystals into the water and stir until dissolved. Allow cooling to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If oils or lye water are not cooling at the same rate, use a cold water bath in the sink.
  • When both lye water and oils are at the correct temperature, pour the lye water into oils and mix with a hand or stick mixer until medium trace.
  • Add essential oil and blend well.
  • Pour into mold and insulate for 24 hours.
  • Remove from mold and cut.
  • Allow curing for 4-6 weeks in a cool, non-humid location.

9. Shampoo Bar For Dandruff

Ingredients

  • 60g of surfactant SCI
  • 10g of Shikakai powder
  • 20g of chaulmoogra vegetable oil
  • 15 to 20 drops of cade essential oil
  • 10g of water
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Directions

  • Mix well surfactant SCI, Shikakai powder, chaulmoogra vegetable oil, cade essential oil, and water in a stainless steel pot and melt over medium/low heat. Off the heat and cool into 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Wearing proper safety gear, including gloves and a mask, pour lye crystals into the water and stir until dissolved. Allow cooling to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If oils or lye water are not cooling at the same rate, use a cold water bath in the sink.
  • When both lye water and oils are at the correct temperature, pour the lye water into oils and mix with a hand or stick mixer until medium trace.
  • Add essential oil and blend well.
  • Pour into mold and insulate for 24 hours.
  • Remove from mold and cut.
  • Allow curing for 4-6 weeks in a cool, non-humid location.

10. Shampoo Bar For Eczema/Psoriasis

Ingredients

  • 60g of surfactant SCI
  • 10g of Shikakai powder
  • 20g of chaulmoogra vegetable oil
  • 15 to 20 drops of rosewood essential oil
  • 10g of water
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Directions

  • Mix well surfactant SCI, Shikakai powder, chaulmoogra vegetable oil, rosewood essential oil, and water in a stainless steel pot and melt over medium/low heat. Off the heat and cool into 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Wearing proper safety gear including gloves and a mask, pour lye crystals into the water and stir until dissolved. Allow cooling to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If oils or lye water are not cooling at the same rate, use a cold water bath in the sink.
  • When both lye water and oils are at the correct temperature, pour the lye water into oils and mix with a hand or stick mixer until medium trace.
  • Add essential oil and blend well.
  • Pour into mold and insulate for 24 hours.
  • Remove from mold and cut.
  • Allow curing for 4-6 weeks in a cool, non-humid location.

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Gray Hair Blending: Revitalize Your Look in your 40s

We live in a society where women are often encouraged to keep up with their style. Now, a new popular trend celebrates the beauty of getting older, where you don’t have to hide or color your gray but rather appreciate it. 

This gray blend is a perfect fit for you if you are in the beautiful phase of life and are dealing with graying hair as you get older. Gray hair blending is not just about hiding those silver streaks; it’s a bold embrace of confidence and style. In this blog, you will get to know the reason behind it and why women in their 40s are making the hottest hair trend.

Embracing the Beauty of Age

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Society’s expectations of women to maintain their beauty at all times are immense, which makes it a solid statement to embrace one’s natural beauty. Allowing your gray hair to show is more than just a matter of hair color; it signifies accepting the wisdom of aging. Acknowledging the social pressures placed on women to appear youthful is essential. 

Women have been under intense pressure to maintain a youthful appearance, often resorting to extreme diets and beauty routines. However, a positive shift is taking place where women now embrace the natural beauty of aging rather than chasing after an unattainable fountain of youth.

What is gray blending?

Tell me something interesting: have you noticed how many women in their 40s are embracing their grays? 

Let’s discuss the basics of gray mixing before diving into why it’s becoming so popular. 

Gray mixing is an advanced technique that blends your naturally gray hair with highlights or lowlights that look entirely natural. This results in a trendy and well-balanced look that doesn’t follow the strict rules of regular hair color.

The technique involves an artistic approach that creates a change over time, just like the natural aging process. Unlike traditional hair dyes that leave a hard contrast between gray and colored hair, gray blending ensures a more natural regrowth. This makes it a low-maintenance option for people who want to age gracefully.

But wait, there’s more! Gray blending isn’t just about covering up grays but also highlighting and celebrating your unique beauty. So, it’s no surprise that this technique is gaining popularity among 40-something women who want to embrace their natural beauty and age-like cheerfulness.

Why gray Blending is Perfect for Women in Their 40s

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Gray blending is popular among 40-something women for several reasons. The movement defies social conventions and beauty standards. This bold remark embraces one’s true self.

Emotional and Psychological Parts: Going gray is more than a physical alteration. It’s healing identity and declaring beauty that surpasses age. Gray combining empowers women to define beauty on their terms.

Enhance facial attributes and complement skin tone: gray blending enhances natural features rather than just covering them. Gray complements the original shade, highlighting facial features and diverse skin tones. It’s a personalized touch that adds depth and character.

Step-by-Step Guide to Achieving gray Blending

Consultation is key.

Before diving into the world of gray blending, it is essential to follow the first and most crucial step: consultation. There is a better time for a DIY experiment. It is recommended that you schedule an appointment with a seasoned professional stylist who specializes in gray blending. You can discuss your expectations, style preferences, and any concerns during the consultation.

Customization is the name of the game.

Gray blending is not a one-size-fits-all approach. Your stylist will carefully assess your hair type, face shape, and personal style to tailor the technique to suit you perfectly. The key here is customization. Achieving a balanced and gradual transition that mirrors the natural aging process requires an artistic touch only a professional can provide.

Why Professional Stylists Matter:

Gray blending is an art, and professional stylists are the artists who bring this vision to life. Their expertise goes beyond mere application; it involves understanding color theory, hair texture, and the intricate details that make each unique. Trusting a professional ensures that your gray-blending experience is a masterpiece rather than a potential mishap.

Avoiding the Issues with DIY:

While the internet may be filled with tempting DIY gray blending tutorials, the risks are substantial. Achieving a seamless blend, minimizing harsh lines, and ensuring the health of your hair require skills honed through experience. Leave the experimentation for arts and crafts; trust the professionals regarding your hair.

Maintaining and Caring for Gray Blended Hair

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Achieving the perfect gray blend is just the beginning; maintaining and caring for your new look is equally important. Our partners at purcorganics.com have a range of products designed specifically for gray hair, ensuring it stays vibrant and healthy.

The right products: 

Purc Organics offers a selection of hair care products tailored for gray hair, enriched with nourishing ingredients that keep your locks looking their best.

Regular Maintenance: 

Like any beautiful creation, your gray-blended hair requires regular maintenance. Follow a consistent hair care routine, including regular trims and quality products, to preserve the vibrancy of your gray.

Celebrity Inspiration: Women Rocking Gray Blending

Need some inspiration? Look no further than the influential celebrities who have embraced and rocked the gray-blending trend. These women exude confidence and style, from the timeless Jamie Lee Curtis to the regal Helen Mirren, proving that gray is the new black.

Gray mixing is a process that celebrates confidence, originality, and the beauty of aging. It allows you to express yourself like a Hollywood star or a daily hero. 

The timeless appeal of gray blending is its representation of sincerity, confidence, and ageless beauty. Women like Jamie Lee Curtis, Helen Mirren, and Nicole Kidman have embraced this style and inspired others worldwide to break beauty standards. 

The impact of these leading figures extends beyond the red carpet. They have played a significant role in popularizing the gray blending trend, inspiring women worldwide to embrace their natural beauty gracefully and confidently.

Breaking Stereotypes: Empowering Women through Gray Blending

Gray-blending challenges beauty norms in a world obsessed with youth and perfection. Discover how accepting natural grays challenges beauty standards. Women are regaining their uniqueness across Hollywood and the streets and flaunting their silver strands.

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Nature’s appreciation and healing power

  • Examine how recognizing one’s innate beauty affects self-worth. Learn from ladies who have grown from gray blending. Discover how giving up unrealistic beauty standards may boost your self-esteem and independence.

Authenticity via self-acceptance and love

  • Discover what ladies who embraced their gray hair went through. From first reservations to self-love, honesty brings emotional liberation. This section examines gray blending’s mental and emotional effects.

Freeing oneself with gray blending

  • Try gray blending for self-empowerment. Learn how appreciating your natural grays may show acceptance of yourself and opposition to society. This section will examine how women expressing themselves inspires others to break ageist beauty norms.

Gray blending and beauty liberation summary

  • The gray-blending revolution has liberated a society with stringent beauty standards. Instead of merely changing hair color, gray blending expresses empowerment, originality, and revolt. This essay showed how enjoying nature empowers you and how rejecting preconceived beliefs frees you emotionally and psychologically.

Here are some Hair Color Techniques that Incorporate Gray Hair Stylishly and Naturally into Black Hair:

Gomber: 

A natural gray-ombre blend that can be subtle or dip-dyed solid, this technique creates a beautiful ombre effect by combining grays, adding texture and beauty to dark hair. Grombre is more than just a hair color; it represents authenticity.

Graceful gray blending in baby lights: 

It is ideal for mild gray-to-dark hair merging. Tiny “baby” highlights seamlessly integrate grays from the top strands and are scattered throughout the hair. Babylights are perfect for those with a few grays, creating a natural and lovely look.

Classic highlights: 

You are confidently displaying silver. If you have a lot of gray hair, try classic highlights. This technique lets you show off your silver strands while integrating them with your hair color. It uses all nine gray blending types, as seen on We Heart This, for a beautiful and dynamic look.

Unlock the Beauty Within with Purc Organics

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As you embark on your gray-blending journey, having the right partners is essential. Purc Organics, our trusted ally in hair care, suggests a range of products to enhance and support your gray-blended hair.

Inspiring Products: 

Purc Organics products are carefully crafted to meet the specific needs of gray hair. Each product, from shampoos to conditioners, is enriched with nourishing ingredients that promote healthy and vibrant hair.

Before and After Magic: 

Witness the transformative power of gray blending with before and after images featuring the products from purcorganics.com. These visual testimonials will inspire you to take the leap and embrace the beauty of gray.

Conclusion:

Gray blending is not just a hair trend; it’s a celebration of confidence, individuality, and ageless beauty. It’s a journey of self-discovery that challenges societal norms and empowers women to embrace their unique beauty with pride.

As you navigate the world of gray blending, remember that purcorganics.com is your go-to destination for quality products to enhance and maintain your gray-blended hair. Don’t miss out on the hottest trend of the decade—join the gray blending movement today and unlock the beauty within!

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