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Bouncy Hair Rinse Formula

Bouncy Hair Rinse Formula

This one-ingredient formula helps limp, lifeless hair to recover some bounce. There is no mixing involved–itís so easy to make that anyone can do it. And itís very effective! The vitamin B and natural sugars in this ingredient add body and shine, while acting as a natural setting lotion that increases resilience, vitality, and hold.

Find out the simple way to bouncier, more nourished hair:

INGREDIENT: 1 cup beer

1. Pour the beer into a glass and allow it to go flat and warm.

2. Shampoo and rinse hair as usual.

3. Pour the flat warm beer on your hair and work it through.

4. Rinse thoroughly with cool water.

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Adapted from The Herbal Home Spa, by Greta Breedlove (Storey Books, 1998. Copyright (c) 1998 by Greta Breedlove. Reprinted by permission of Storey Books.
Adapted from The Herbal Home Spa, by Greta Breedlove (Storey Books, 1998).

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5:24PM PDT on Mar 16, 2013

I did this years ago...can't remember if it smelled afterwards or not. I was young and single, so maybe the beer smell wold have been an added attractant! :)

8:05AM PST on Nov 26, 2012

I interested to know if the smell of beer is retained in your hair!

10:25PM PST on Nov 23, 2012

Sounds good.

6:53AM PST on Nov 23, 2012

This works great also hold a curl better . Thanks

8:20AM PST on Nov 21, 2012


6:40AM PST on Nov 21, 2012

Thank you

3:02PM PST on Mar 5, 2012

Thanks. Another way to keep your hair healthy is to only wash it every other day. This keeps some of our natural oils in our hair, making it soft, healthy and shiny.

7:18PM PDT on Aug 20, 2011

And what are you going to say to the policeman who stops the car you are driving?

9:37AM PDT on Jul 17, 2011

but will we smell like a brewery after the rinse?

8:36AM PDT on May 16, 2011

I would love to try this.. But can any1 tell me if the beer leaves a stink??? ;))

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