Body & Soul: Sage Rinse


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Makes 12 ounces

Sage leaves can darken hair and cover gray hairs. 

• 2 cups water
• ¼ cup fresh or dried sage leaves

1. Boil water and pour over sage leaves. Let mixture cool and then strain out all solids before using. 

2. To use: Pour over clean hair as a final rinse. Do not rinse.

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