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Body & Soul: Hibiscus Rinse

By Janice Cox
October/November 2009
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Makes 12 ounces

This rinse will give red highlights to light or dark hair. 

• 2 cups water
• ¼ cup fresh or dried hibiscus flowers

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

2. To use: Pour over clean hair as a final rinse and do not rinse out.



Janice Cox recently co-authored a book with her daughter Lauren Cox, EcoBeauty—Scrubs, Rubs, Masks, and Bath Bombs for You and Your Friends (Ten Speed Press, 2009). Look for it in bookstores nationwide.

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