Make Basic Shampoo – Recipe
 

1/2 cup water
1/2 cup liquid soap
1/2 teaspoon light vegetable oil (omit if you have very oily hair)
Mix together all the ingredients.  Pour the shampoo into a clean squeeze bottle or plastic container.  Shampoo as you would normally and rinse well with cool water.

Yield: 8 ounces

Enhancers

For Normal Hair

Beer:  Place 1 cup of beer in a saucepan and boil until reduced to 1/4 cup.  Add this to 1 cup of Basic Shampoo and stir well.

Egg:  Mix together 1 tablespoon of Basic Shampoo and 1 raw egg.  Use this mixture to shampoo your hair.

For Oily Hair

Lemon Juice:  Add 2 tablespoons of fresh lemon juice to 1 cup of Basic Shampoo and stir well.

Aloe Vera gel: Add 1/4 cup of aloe vera gel to 1 cup of Basic Shampoo and stir well.

For Dry Hair

Honey: Mix together 1 tablespoon of honey and t tablespoon of Basic Shampoo.

Jojoba oil: Add 2 tablespoons of jojoba oil and 1/4 cup water to 1 cup of Basic Shampoo.  Shampoo as usual and rinse well with warm water.  If hair seems too oily, shampoo once more with 1 teaspoon of plain shampoo.

From: Natural Beauty for All Seasons by Janice Cox