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Got Oily Hair? Then Try This Homemade Dry Shampoo

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Dry shampoos have been making waves in the beauty community for the past few years. And trust us, when we say that this trend is here to stay!

Arrival of dry shampoos in the market has given a great relief to the people with oily hair.

Majority of the people, these days, have oily hair. All thanks to the sedentary lifestyle, over usage of hair-styling products, pollution, improper hair care regimen, etc, that we people are accustomed to.

The excess of oil in the hair can make it appear greasy and unattractive. And it is humanly impossible to shampoo every other day, in fact doing that can cause a huge damage to your hair.

Homemade dry shampoo for oily hair

Hence, the need to use dry shampoo! However, unfortunately, most of those products are infused with hazardous chemicals that can cause an irreparable damage to your tresses.

And that is why, today at Boldsky, we'll let you know about a remarkable homemade dry shampoo that you can prepare at the comfort of your own home.

The ingredients you'll need are corn starch, baking soda and cocoa powder. These potent ingredients are cost-effective, safe, reliable, easily available and, most importantly, free of harsh chemicals.

Have a look at the ingredients required and the method to use this homemade dry shampoo.

Ingredients Required:

Homemade dry shampoo for oily hair

2 teaspoons of corn starch
2 teaspoons of baking soda
1 teaspoon of cocoa powder
2-3 drops of lavender oil (optional)

Method To Prepare & Use The Dry Shampoo:

  • Mix all the ingredients together.
  • Stir them well to make a fine powder. 
  • Use a clean brush to apply the shampoo all over the roots. 
  • Gently massage this homemade dry shampoo on your scalp for about 5-6 minutes. 
  • Then, use a brush to remove the residue from your hair.

This incredible homemade dry shampoo is a perfect substitute to the store-bought one. So, give it a try to experience its magic!

Note: Please perform a patch test to see how your locks and scalp respond to the ingredients.

Read more about: homemade, shampoo, oily hair
Story first published: Thursday, June 23, 2016, 8:15 [IST]
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