Herbal rinses are very effective in strengthening the hair and scalp. Rosemary acts as a conditioning tonic; stimulating hair growth, aids in shine and helping with dandruff. Tea tree moisturizes the scalp, eliminates bacteria/fungal problems and prevents hair loss while lavender is a great treatment for alopecia, controlling itchiness, dandruff and breakage.
You will need:
7 sprigs of dried rosemary
2-5 drops of lavender and tea tree essential
2 cups of water
Mess High: Mild
1. Place water and rosemary in a pot and allow to come to a boil.
2. Once it has boiled remove the flame.
3. Allow to cool overnight.
4. Place in a spray bottle or old conditioner bottle and focus on the scalp. Using the pads of your fingers to massage your scalp.
Dried herbs are recommended for this rinse has they more concentrated than fresh ones. For the full article see Health, Hair and Happiness- July and see how I used this rinse.