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Homemade Shampoo
by scoochmaroo on April 30, 2009 Table of Contents intro: Homemade Shampoo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . step 1: BASIC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . step 2: STIMULATE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . step 3: QUENCH . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . step 4: SOOTHE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . step 5: DE-FLAKE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . step 6: SHINE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . step 7: REJUVENATE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . step 8: YUMMY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . step 9: DRY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 9

step 10: NO 'POO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Related Instructables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Advertisements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Comments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

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intro: Homemade Shampoo
Your ultimate guide to homemade shampoo! Here are ten easy recipes you can use to find the perfect formula for your hair. The benefits are that you can use all natural ingredients, avoid all of the fillers and irritants commercial makers use, scent it any way you want, and customize it to suit your hair's needs. What more do I need to say? I love my homemade shampoo. It smells great and leaves my hair feeling light and soft.
for those of you who are following my "made by me" thread, this is my first gift to give!

step 1: BASIC
For normal hair, or as a base to add your own scents, use
1 / cup distilled water 4 1 / cup liquid Castile Soap - I use unscented, but you can choose your favorite 4 1 / teaspoon jojoba, grapeseed, or other light vegetable oil 2

Mix together all the ingredients. Store in a bottle. Shake before use. This mixture isn't as thick as commercial shampoos - you'll need to just tilt the bottle over your head. I am really impressed with how much lather I get from it though!

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Image Notes 1. Castille Soap 2. Jojoba Oil

step 2: STIMULATE
To wake up your scalp and your senses, try tea tree and peppermint oil! This one's my personal favorite, and the one I use daily. It's so refreshing! Combine
1 / cup distilled water 4 1 / cup liquid Castile Soap - I use unscented, but you can choose your favorite 4

2 tsp jojoba oil 1 / tsp peppermint ess oil 8
1 / tsp tea tree ess. oil 8

Mix all ingredients, then add 1 /4 cup distilled water Store in a bottle. Use as you would any shampoo, rinse well.

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step 3: QUENCH
For dry hair, try this:
1 / cup distilled water 4 1 / cup liquid Castile Soap - your favorite scent 4 1 / cup aloe vera gel 4

1 teaspoon glycerin 1 / teaspoon avocado oil or jojoba oil 4 Mix together all the ingredients. Store in a bottle and always shake well before using. Apply to hair and allow to sit for a few mintues. Rinse well with cool water.

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step 4: SOOTHE
Chamomile makes this 'poo a calming treat. Chamomile also has natural lightening properties, so combine this with lemon juice if you want to lighten your hair! 1 cup distilled water 1 cup castille soap - try Lavender! 6 chamomile tea bags 1 1 /2 tablespoons glycerin Steep the teabags in 1 cup of boiled water for 20 minutes. Remove the tea bags and discard. Add castille soap to the tea. Stir in glycerin until well blended. Keep in a dark, cool place in a sealed bottle.

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step 5: DE-FLAKE
Dandruff can affect many different people in every age group. Dandruff can manifest as either very dry and flaky scalp or very oily scalp with flakes. Contrary to popular belief, dandruff is not caused by a dry scalp or from improper hair care. It can be caused by increased oil production, hormonal fluctuations, stress, and illness. To banish a flaky scalp, try this simple recipe:
1 / cup distilled water 4 1 / cup liquid Castile Soap 4 1 / teaspoon jojoba, grapeseed, or other light vegetable oil 2

1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar 3 tablespoons apple juice 6 finely ground cloves In a small grinder or blender, mix all ingredients on low for 30 seconds. Wet the hair with warm water and shampoo the mixture into the hair well. Rinse with warm water. Cover and refrigerate leftovers. Discard after 3 days!

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step 6: SHINE
Fragrant and lively, try this recipe to add shine to your hair .
1 / cup distilled water 4 1 / cup liquid Castile Soap - try Lemon! 4

2 Tbsp dried rosemary 2 Tbps sweet almond oil 1 / t lemon essential oil or fragrance oil 4 Boil distilled water, add rosemary and steep until fragrant. Strain leaves and let cool. Mix all ingredients and add to water and stir well. Store in a bottle. Use as you would any shampoo, rinse well.

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step 7: REJUVENATE
This is a great shampoo for any hair type.
1 / cup distilled water 4 1 / cup liquid Castile Soap - I use unscented, but you can choose your favorite 4 1 / teaspoon jojoba, grapeseed, or other light vegetable oil 2

3 tbsp rosemary 1 tbsp lemongrass 2 tsp tea tree oil 1 / tsp vanilla extract 2 Boil distilled water, add rosemary and and lemongrass (in tea strainer if you have it) and steep until fragrant (about 20-30 minutes).. Strain leaves and let cool. Mix all ingredients and add to water and stir well. Mix the tea tree oil and vanilla into the water. Add soap. Store in a bottle. Use as you would any shampoo, rinse well. Let the shampoo cool, and then place the top on tightly.

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step 8: YUMMY
I can't resist the alluring smell of this luxurious shampoo.
1

4 1 / cup liquid Castile Soap - I use unscented, but you can choose your favorite 4

/ cup distilled water

2 tsp jojoba oil 10 drops vanilla fragrance oil 10 drops coconut fragrance oil Mix together all the ingredients. Store in a bottle. Use as you would any shampoo, rinse well. Dry not to drink this one. It smells tooooo good. . .

step 9: DRY
This is a great in-between treatment for hair, if you're helping someone who can't wash their hair on their own, or for removing dirt and oil from the hair when fresh water in unavailable
1 / cup oatmeal 4

1 tsp crushed lavender or other fragrant herb 1 tsp baking soda Grind these together with mortar and pestle, small grinder, or place in a baggie and crush with a rolling pin. Sprinkle enough of the mixture to cover all hair, and massage for five minutes before it it brushed out This could be made in bulk and stored in a cool, dry environment.

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step 10: NO 'POO
Though there are already plenty of instructables that cover this topic, I thought my list wouldn't be complete without including the simplest way to get clean, healthy hair. 1 tsp Baking soda Apple cider vinegar 4 oz Water Put 1 tsp baking soda in a cup or mug to take into the shower with you. In another cup, pour about 1 oz (~1 /8 cup) apple cider vinegar. When you get into the shower, fill the baking soda cup with about 1 /4 c water. Apply this to your roots only; work it in and let it sit for a minute. Then begin to gently scrub your scalp, stimulating blood flow and cleaning out your pores. This will actually stimulate hair growth. Lastly, scrub the back of your skull and your temples/sideburns. This will result in less grease and more growth. Rinse! Follow by adding about 1 /4 c water to your vinegar cup. Pour the apple cider vinegar over the ends of your hair, let it sit for a minute and then rinse it out. No 'Poo Troubleshooting There may be a transition period from two weeks to two months depending on the person. Here are a few tips: " If your hair becomes frizzy, try using less baking soda or leaving it on for a shorter period of time. Adding honey may also help. " If your hair becomes greasy, try using less apple cider vinegar, switching to lemon or lime juice, leaving out the honey, and/or using a comb instead of a brush. Also, make sure youre applying the apple cider vinegar just to the ends of your hair. " If your scalp itches, try the following essential oils; tea tree, lavender, rosemary. If your hair becomes dry, try a tiny bit of oil (any oil, I use olive) smoothed on bottom of hair. Have fun and enjoy!

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planetmuncher says:

Jun 24, 2009. 12:25 AM REPLY I love these instuctables. Im gonna try this, but im too lazy to find that soap. Im thinking of experimenting a lil. Tea Tree oil Lemon? I want to ligten my hair i thought this would work. Where can i buy it though?

deregering says:

Jun 18, 2009. 6:49 AM REPLY Looks nice! I always make my dogs shampoo, time to spoil myself. One question though: what is castile soap and where can I purchase that?

SteampunkToreador says:

Jun 18, 2009. 8:10 AM REPLY Castile soap is available at Target under the Dr. Bronner's brandname (and anywhere else Dr. Bronner's is sold, I'd imagine!) in the health and beauty section. My local Target carries it in unscented, lavender, and peppermint.

swartley3ga says:

Jun 23, 2009. 11:37 AM REPLY lucky! my target doesn't carry it as far as I know.... I asked and they looked at me like I was crazy.....what isle did you find it on? what's it with?

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SteampunkToreador says:

Jun 23, 2009. 12:29 PM REPLY If I'm remembering correctly (I only buy it once in a great while, 'cause a little goes a long way), it's in the last cosmetics aisle before getting to hair care products at the Gainesville, FL, Target. YMMV, of course. In Deerfield Beach, it was with the body washes (my wife picked up a bottle while we were visiting with my father in Boca Raton).

swartley3ga says:

Jun 23, 2009. 1:26 PM REPLY amazing thank you... I am going to have to go look cuz that's not at all where I was looking! lol Hopefully it's the same here in Kansas City, Kansas as it is in FL!! I have a friend in ATL wanting to get some too so I will have her check also and report back to all my good friends here on Instructables!

deregering says:
Thank you both so much!

Jun 18, 2009. 3:07 PM REPLY

dmcunningham says:
It's a soap made with olive oil and strong alkaline compound (sodium hydroxide).

Jun 18, 2009. 8:01 AM REPLY

You can buy castle soap at good health food/care stores and online. You can even make your own at home (link goes to an about.com webpage). I'm more of the type to buy mine though, as it is easier, however for the truly home made crowd making it at home is the best.

swartley3ga says:

Jun 23, 2009. 11:44 AM REPLY this works best with a water softener but those can be pricey so I use a water purifier on my shower head and that actually helps a LOT because the soap wont react with the minerals in the water and your hair will feel less tangled!

Liese says:

Jun 19, 2009. 10:39 AM REPLY As a soap maker I would recommend any good hand made soap if Dr. Bronners or similar isn't available to you. I make Cold Process goat milk soap and use it from head to toe and many of my customers do too. Now your water hardness may mean that you have to follow with a 50-50 water & vinegar rinse. Check out your Farmer's Market and support a local soap maker!

mufary says:

Jun 18, 2009. 10:00 AM REPLY Dandruff is also often caused by a fungal infection of Malassezia furfur or the yeast Pityrosporum ovale. However, guess what's been shown to treat that fungus pretty well? Tea tree oil! A 5% solution of tea tree oil makes a great antifungal. Would your recipe tolerate tea tree oil at 5% -- would it still lather well? I'm going to try it!! {source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12451368 and *blush* Wikipedia}

scoochmaroo says:

Jun 19, 2009. 10:37 AM REPLY I used to use selenium disulfide shampoos to treat the same condition. I didn't realize it was Malassezia that I was treating, but it was the only thing that worked. Your comment helped me figure that out!

scoochmaroo says:

Jun 18, 2009. 11:50 AM REPLY Go for it. I use the tea tree/peppermint combination because I have scalp troubles too. It's been great! Tea tree oil is great for a variety of skin irritations/problems.

jlking3 says:

Jun 18, 2009. 4:05 PM REPLY Just be careful, some people are quite sensitive to tea tree oil; there have been a number of reported cases of dermatitis related to tea tree oil. Your best bet for a liquid soap are those made from vegetable oils and potassium hydroxide using a superfatted recipe. This means either looking for the specific oils and potassium hydroxide, or looking for ingredients like potassium olivate and potassium cocoate. Sodium hydroxide creates a much harder soap that then has to be diluted with water. Dr. Bronner's soap doesn't state the caustic agent used, whether it is sodium hydroxide, potassium hydroxide (neither of these two ingredients can be certified organic as far as I know) or using organic potash water created from burning organically harvested palm leaves and soaking the ashes in soft rainwater until the potassium leaches from the ashes into the water. It is safe to assume that the chemicals were used unless otherwise promoted.

4knightsmom says:

Jun 18, 2009. 7:22 PM REPLY I have found that a calendula infusion is really great for fungal stuff, too. I use it for diaper rash, but maybe it would work for fungal related dandruff, too. I also like using a nettle infusion as a rinse. It makes your hair really soft and shiny. Just get any old bunch of stinging nettle (careful! wear gloves) and pour boiling water over them and let them sit for 10-15 minutes covered. Then you can refrigerate the strained liquid and use it within 7 days. Thanks so much for the shampoo recipes! I am planning on trying them soon. :)

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scoochmaroo says:

Jun 19, 2009. 10:33 AM REPLY Excellent! I should definitely add calendula to the list. I was going to stop by my apothecary this morning to get some stinging nettle, but they were closed. I wonder how easy it is to come by? We've also had a few stinging nettle beer recipes here! I used to use tar to heal my scalp. Stinky! I'm glad tea tree is something that works for me.

random-charm says:
If it's very thin, would it work in a foamer?

Jun 18, 2009. 8:21 PM REPLY

scoochmaroo says:
Yes, that is the perfect solution!

Jun 19, 2009. 10:21 AM REPLY

m3harri says:

Jun 18, 2009. 9:01 PM REPLY I have fine WHITE think oily hair. It is a real pain for a vain ugly guy like me. It shows build up or will look gray if given the chance. The only thing I have found is using alternating regiments of expensive purple (blueing) and cleansing shampoos. I use Aveda products as I have found that others leave build up either on the hair or scalp. My hair is rather striking and the one feature people remember. When people see me they think to themselves great another vampire or demon deal with and no Buffy is in site. You have a recommendations?

scoochmaroo says:

Jun 19, 2009. 10:20 AM REPLY Well, I love Aveda products, and I love their whole business model. So it's hard for me to steer you away. But obviously, I love figuring out how to do it myself too, so I'm going to look into this! I would actually consider trying the No 'Poo for a couple days (if you can handle what the difference might be). Rinsing with cider vinegar is a GREAT way to clean out all build-up. I don't love the smell, but it's better than white vinegar. I would also think about the Shine recipe. I think the lemon juice might be a good bet too. I know it's a natural hair lightener, but I don't know how it works with white hair. I wish my hair would turn white with age! I've got ashy-brown gray to inherit. :P

Xzav says:

Jun 19, 2009. 10:20 AM REPLY Yes, dandruff is a fungus. According to Dr Tullio Simoncini cancer is a fungus and can be killed with alluminum free baking soda. Dr Tullio has a 90 % success rate and does not use chemo nor radiation which are know to cause cancer. Doug Kauffman also says that fungus cause most diseases on earth including diabetes, parkinson, lou Garret, arthritis and most other diseases and can be killed thru natural means.

aussie_jacki says:
can you get Castle liquid soap in Australiia? Is there an equivilent here that i can use?

Jun 19, 2009. 8:07 AM REPLY

scoochmaroo says:
If you can find a mostly-olive oil-based liquid soap, that should do as well. I would check in health food shops, chemists, etc.

Jun 19, 2009. 10:16 AM REPLY

bowman says:

Jun 18, 2009. 8:14 PM REPLY Thanks Sabine----Given that the gums and agar are expensive, I trust they are also used in the cheap, over the counter shampoos. You mean expensive in small quantities? Are the gums and agar also available easily? Where? I appreciate your help. The professional community is rather dormant of knowledge in this area.

nancyjohn says:
I will be trying some of these for sure. Great for hair and environment. Thanks Nancy

Jun 18, 2009. 6:31 PM REPLY

Cluckie says:

Jun 18, 2009. 12:40 PM REPLY Hair can't be healthy, it's dead. The only part that is alive is the root. Once you see it, you can't make it "healthy", you can only coat the shaft to make it appear to be less frizzy/split.

scoochmaroo says:
Yes, fair enough. Also why I said "look" healthier as opposed to "be" heathier.

Jun 18, 2009. 2:39 PM REPLY

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bowman says:
Great ideas! How do I thicken the consistency? I like to use a pump-up bottle which works best with a thicker shampoo.

Jun 18, 2009. 7:21 AM REPLY

SabineT says:
You can use xanthan gum, guar gum or agar 1/2 tsp per litre - but it's expensive so I got used to the consistency ...

Jun 18, 2009. 2:00 PM REPLY

jbissell says:

Jun 18, 2009. 8:03 AM REPLY I use castile soap (diluted half and half with water) in a foaming pump bottle and it works very well. Children's soap comes in these bottles, and they can be rinsed and refilled with whatever you like. I imagine that would work well for this shampoo also, or any watery cleansers.

lukomsbe says:

Jun 18, 2009. 1:12 PM REPLY The Vitamin Shoppe on Amazon carries a gallon of Dr. Bronners for 32$. I think I was able to get $.99 shipping on it about two weeks ago. I don't recall if that was standard, or if I fell unknowingly into a special they were running. This more then $20 cheaper then what I have found in my local organic/green type shops.

johncar says:
I assume 'Castile' is a USA product. As I live in Spain I want to know what I would be looking for.

Jun 18, 2009. 10:22 AM REPLY

scoochmaroo says:

Jun 18, 2009. 11:48 AM REPLY Hey, check out what I just learned! Castile Soap was originally created in Castile, Spain. Castile Soap was originally made for the Queen of Spain in Castila, and Castile Soap is often still thought of as the Queen of Soap. It has sometimes been spelled Castille. Cool, huh? But I haven't been able to find where to buy it in Spain from my brief online search. It's made from olive oil, so try finding a liquid olive oil soap, and let me know how that goes! Also, you can check out dmcunningham's comment below to see how to make it

ruggrat says:

Jun 18, 2009. 11:45 AM REPLY Castile soap is a type of soap, the most well-known brand is probably Dr. Bronners. It is saponified vegetable oil, so it makes a mild, light, liquid soap. Check out the wiki page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castile_soap

ruggrat says:

Jun 18, 2009. 11:46 AM REPLY Hm, well the wiki page only talks about the hard version, and castile soap can be hard or soft, but I think generally when we talk about it in the US, we mean the liquid.

pyromonkey says:

Jun 18, 2009. 9:48 AM REPLY Im defiantly going to try this recipe! My hair is combination, greasy at the top (bangs and crown area) and dry and frizzy at the ends. My stylist tried this one shampoo on me that worked wonders, but its not cheap. So now Im searching for a cheaper shampoo that does the same thing:P

scoochmaroo says:
Ooh, try this mask just on the ends of your hair:

Jun 18, 2009. 9:56 AM REPLY

4oz mayo + 1/2 avocado - put together in a medium bowl and squish together with your hands until it's a minty green color. Smooth into ends of hair. Put on a shower cap or wrap your head with saran wrap. Leave on for 20 minutes. For deeper conditioning put a hot, damp towel around your head -over the saran wrap. Use fresh. It helps to get those frizzy ends trimmed off regularly to make your hair look healthier.

pyromonkey says:
Cool I will try that too :)

Jun 18, 2009. 10:07 AM REPLY

johncar says:
Scooch For people who don't live in USA can you tell what the liquid soap, ie the sort one might use to wash hands?

Jun 18, 2009. 9:13 AM REPLY

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scoochmaroo says:
I don't entirely understand what your asking for. Is the soap I use the same as you'd wash your hands with? Or what kind of soap would you use to wash your hands? Or what is the kind of soap I use in the recipes?

Jun 18, 2009. 9:52 AM REPLY

Castille soap is sold commercially under the name Dr. Bronner's, and is in a lot of health shoppes. If you can't find it locally, most countries' Amazons carry it.

boss_lady says:

Jun 15, 2009. 4:55 PM REPLY Yeah right, a DIY dry-shampoo!? This begs to be tried by me, the queen of the greasies. Any idea which of the others would be best for baby-fine hair that gets stringy and dirty in under twelve hours?

dmcunningham says:

Jun 18, 2009. 8:07 AM REPLY Try the De-Flake one, and be sure to concentrate on the hair and not your scalp, because too much of it on your scalp with encourage your scalp to produce more oil. It's a good idea to use two shampoos (or cleansers). One for a gentle cleansing of your scalp, and one for a good washing of your hair.

At Liberty says:
I'd say the De-Flake one.

Jun 16, 2009. 9:29 AM REPLY

Krell Metal says:

Jun 18, 2009. 8:06 AM REPLY I am going to try this, not for the cost savings, but for the versatility of the Castile soap. Don't be put off by the price when you do a Google search for the soap. The first ones listed are very high in cost (DR BRONNERS) but near the bottom of the first page of results they get much more reasonable.

59cheri says:

Jun 18, 2009. 8:03 AM REPLY I see that there seems to be a comment on the amount of distilled water in Step 3. Is it 1 1/2 cups or 1/4 cup of water? Also, where can I get the essential and fragrance oils, cheap? I can't wait to try this.

racnyc says:
What about conditioner? With these shampoos do you not need it? I usually use both for my fairly thick can be frizzy hair.

Jun 18, 2009. 7:25 AM REPLY

wingbatwu says:
I wash my hair with the soap bar /guy

Jun 18, 2009. 7:20 AM REPLY

aglaranna says:
About how much does it cost to make a batch of this?

Jun 18, 2009. 6:02 AM REPLY

capricorn says:
Thanks for the complete listing :) I like them a lot

Jun 18, 2009. 5:44 AM REPLY

sflinn says:
I'm gonna do this for one reason...I've never smiled like your "model" when shampooing my hair :)

Jun 17, 2009. 12:42 PM REPLY

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Description: Homemade Shampoo Your ultimate guide to homemade shampoo! Here are ten easy recipes you can use to find the perfect formula for your hair. The benefits are that you can use all natural ingredients, avoid all of the fillers and irritants commercial makers use, scent it any way you want, and customize it to suit your hair's needs. What more do I need to say? I love my homemade shampoo. It smells great and leaves my hair feeling light and soft. for those of you who are following my "made by me" thread, this is my first gift to give!