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Body & Soul: Hair Softening Rinse

By Janice Cox
October/November 2010
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This hair rinse will get your hair super clean and leave it soft and shiny. Vinegar removes buildup and residue from your hair and closes the cuticles. You can also use herbal vinegars or plain white vinegar in this recipe. 
• 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
• 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
• 3 cups distilled water

1. Mix together apple cider vinegar, lemon juice and water, and stir well.

2. To use: Pour over your hair after shampooing as a final rinse. Dry and style as usual.

Janice Cox is the author of Natural Beauty at Home (Holt Paperbacks, 2002).  For more recipes and ideas or to contact Janice, visit her website at .

Click here for the main article,  Body & Soul: Herbal Vinegar for Skin and Hair .

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