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Chlorine Green-Hair Recovery Rinse

Chlorine Green-Hair Recovery Rinse

If you swim frequently in a chlorinated pool, you may already know that the chemical can cause hair to become greenish.

While bright green hair might be a social trend, the chlorine-green hair look is far from a desired look, or so most agree.

Here is a simple homemade rinse to stop chlorine’s chemical reaction with your hair!

Wet your hair in a shower. Massage ¼ cup tomato juice into your hair and let set for a few minutes before washing as usual. (This amount of tomato juice is enough for one rinse.) Rinse the tomato juice out of your hair, and then wash as usual.

Inspired by Better Basics for the Home, by Annie B. Bond (Three Rivers Press, 1999).

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Annie B. Bond

Annie is a renowned expert in non-toxic and green living. She was named one of the top 20 environmental leaders by Body and Soul Magazine and "the foremost expert on green living." - Body & Soul Magazine, 2009. Learn Annie's latest eco-friendly news on anniebbond.com, a website dedicated to healthy and green living.

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7:08AM PDT on Apr 12, 2013

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1:17AM PDT on Apr 12, 2013

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6:57AM PST on Nov 23, 2012

Interesting

3:30AM PDT on Oct 17, 2012

thanks for sharing

6:04PM PDT on Oct 2, 2012

Today we're going to pick up some green hair dye for my eldest... we looooove green!

7:15AM PDT on Jul 4, 2012

Thanks for the info.

6:57AM PDT on Jul 4, 2012

I thought green hair was in !

11:08PM PDT on Jul 3, 2012

ty

6:08AM PDT on Jul 3, 2012

great

12:29PM PDT on May 11, 2012

I love this article!

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