DIY | Dry Shampoo + Volumizing Hair Powder

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It’s is best not to wash your hair too often so that your scalp can restore it’s natural balance and produce the perfect amount of sebum for healthy hair. Twice a week is my goal. Between washes I like to use something to keep oily roots at bay and also to give my hair some added lift and volume!

I am actually in the process of creating a small line of products which I can’t get into too much detail about just yet because it’s still in the beginning stages (if you follow me on instagram you have probably seen some teaser photos + videos) but I have some haircare items I have concocted recently. In the process of creating I came up with this really easy to make dry shampoo and volumizing powder (it really does add instant lift to your roots!).

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My Mom has been using this powder for the past few weeks and told me her “hair has never looked or smelled better!” and that is coming from someone who is really picky about her haircare products and who tends to have limp and hard-to-volumize hair! After seeing her results and mine I knew I had to share this simple and effective recipe with you all.

I have purchased dry shampoo’s in the past and liked them all but I actually prefer this recipe I created myself. You can tweak the ingredients based on your preference for scents and such but for this recipe I will be using the following ingredients:

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  • Arrowroot Powder

Is the perfect base for any dry shampoo and does wonders at soaking up excess oils from the roots.

  • Raw Cacao Powder

Not only does cacao smell absolutely wonderful, it works very well for brunettes because it doesn’t leave any streaks. It also is full of antioxidants, vitamins and minerals which are great for the scalp and hair.

  • White Kaolin Clay

Kaolin Clay is rich in silica and can also detoxify hair along with restoring moisture to dry and brittle hair. The clay will also help to get rid of excess oils.

  • Lavender Essential Oil

Not only is the scent of Lavender instantly relaxing and intoxicating but it’s actually great for the hair and helps to promote a healthy scalp.

 

*You can purchase most of these ingredients at your local health food store or on my favorite bulk-ingredient site Mountain Rose Herbs.*

Mix together all ingredients in a bowl until completely blended. This is the finished result:

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Notes & Ingredient Substitutes:

  • I use one tablespoon of each powder and 5 drops of Lavender EO.
  • Instead of Arrowroot powder you can use Cornstarch and/or Orris Root Powder.
  • Instead of Raw Cacao you can use Cocoa Powder. If you don’t have light to medium brown hair skip the cacao powder altogether and use yellow cornstarch or extra Arrowroot Powder.
  • You can use any essential oil of your choice. Lavender is my favorite because it’s calming and smells delicious. Other great EO’s for this mixture would be: Sage, Jasmine, Ylang Ylang, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Neroli, Peppermint.

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How To Apply The Powder:

  • To apply this powder I use a foundation brush. It helps to evenly distribute the powder to the roots. I dip the brush in the mixture and apply to sections of my hair (focusing on the roots). I then leave the mixture on my head for a few minutes. I start to massage the mixture into my hair as you would with any regular liquid shampoo. Last but not least; Stand over the bathtub or go outside and flip your head down, comb through your hair with your fingers and gently shake off any remaining powder. Flip your hair back up, brush through and you’ll see that your hair is thicker and your roots should no longer be oily (if they were before). Your hair will smell like a field of Lavender Flowers!

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If you end up making this mixture PLEASE let me know how you like it. With the Holidays not too far around the corner, this would be a wonderful gift to give to loved ones! I would love your input :)

xoxo,

Britanie

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Morrocco Method Haircare GIVEAWAY!! *CLOSED*

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If you remember a recent post I did reviewing the Morrocco Method Heavenly Chi Shampoo and Chi Instant Conditioner then you will remember how much I raved about both of these products! They are truly wonderful and are a staple in my haircare routine.

I am SO HAPPY to announce that Morrocco Method will be giving away a full size bottle of both the Heavenly Chi Shampoo and the Chi Instant Conditioner!

My hair LOVES these products and has never been healthier.

WHAT YOU WILL WIN:

Description: Heavenly Chi Shampoo is made from a synergistic blend of natural botanicals, herbs, and marine proteins that dynamically energize and condition the hair and scalp. It is non-toxic and non-allergenic, making it great for all hair types. This rich conditioning shampoo work to stimulate, rejuvenate, and revitalize the hair and scalp!!

Description: After shampooing, treat your hair and scalp to this instant conditioner. Morrocco Method’s Chi Instant Conditioner is enhanced with a synergistic blend of wild crafted botanicals, hand-picked herbs, and marine proteins that stimulate, rejuvenate and revitalize your hair and scalp. The all natural ingredients combine to provide special conditioning for matted and tangled ends, leaving your hair feeling soft and silky soon after use. This makes brushing or combing your hair after shampooing a delight!!

HOW TO WIN:

  1. Comment on this post with your name and email address
  2. Follow my blog via email (located on the sidebar of main page)
  3. Like my Beauty By Britanie Facebook Page and the Morrocco Method Facebook Page

That’s it! I will pick the winner at random and announce it back on this post on 6/18/13.

*CONGRATS TO THE WINNER, EFE!!!*

Good luck everyone!!

xoxo,

Britanie

Natural Haircare Review | Morrocco Method Heavenly Chi Shampoo and Chi Instant Conditioner

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I did a few posts about my current haircare routine as well as my favorite diy apple cider vinegar hair wash awhile back and I haven’t talked much about my haircare routine since then as I hadn’t changed much around until recently. I was sent some samples from Morrocco Method Intl to try out. I was immediately impressed by the purity of their ingredients and was very excited to try out the Heavenly Chi Shampoo and Chi Instant Conditioner. I have used these for three weeks now and think they are wonderful products. I gave a quick mention to them in a recent youtube video I did but wanted to do a full review here on my blog because they are just too good to not give more mention to!

Behind the brand:

The Morrocco Method of hair, face and body care is unique as well as comprehensive. It represents over forty years of research and experimentation, integrating modern scientific knowledge with the ancient healing arts of Ayurvedic and Chinese herbalism. All Morrocco Method products contain only the finest natural derived minerals and botanicals harvested from around the world. and selected for maximum potency. Every Morrocco Method product contains each of the 92 trace minerals.

^^As you can see after reading just a little bit about the history behind this wonderful brand that I was very eager to try their products out. My hair feels wonderful after using both of these products, and has been extra shiny, smooth and extremely easy to brush through without dreaded tangles! If you are used to using Shampoo’s that lather, you will have to get used to this shampoo as it is extremely low sudsing due to such pure ingredients. It takes time to get used to but once you do, you will love the difference it makes in your hair and your scalp.

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Heavenly Chi Shampoo

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Description: Heavenly Chi Shampoo is made from a synergistic blend of natural botanicals, herbs, and marine proteins that dynamically energize and condition the hair and scalp. It is non-toxic and non-allergenic, making it great for all hair types. This rich conditioning shampoo work to stimulate, rejuvenate, and revitalize the hair and scalp!!

Ingredients: Water, Whole Leaf Aloe Vera, Marine Proteins of Kelp, Nori, and Kombu, Shea Butter, Horsetail, Nettle, Yarrow, Comfrey, Cherry Bark, Fucus, Blood of the Dragon, Rare Proteins, Cactus, Green Tea, French White and Green Healing Clays, Klamath Falls Blue Green Algae, Crystals from Tibet liquefied into a Crystalline Solution, Essential Oils of Wild Rose, Moroccan Jasmine, Myrrh), Frankincense, and Mediterranean Olive Oil, Raw Apple Cider Vinegar, 92 Trace Minerals and Rare Plant/Marine/Fruit Proteins as Natural Preservatives.

Price: 2.0 oz for $4.95 or 8.0 oz for $19.95

 

Chi Instant Conditioner:

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Description: After shampooing, treat your hair and scalp to this instant conditioner. Morrocco Method’s Chi Instant Conditioner is enhanced with a synergistic blend of wild crafted botanicals, hand-picked herbs, and marine proteins that stimulate, rejuvenate and revitalize your hair and scalp. The all natural ingredients combine to provide special conditioning for matted and tangled ends, leaving your hair feeling soft and silky soon after use. This makes brushing or combing your hair after shampooing a delight!!

Ingredients: Natural Sea Plants, Marine Proteins of Kelp, Nori, Kombu, and Fucus, Blood of the Dragon Rare Proteins, Cactus, Green Tea, Oilve Oil, Crystals from Tibet liquified into a Crystalline Organic Herbal Base with Extracts of Herbs and Spices, Raw Apple Cider Vinegar, 92 Trace Minerals Rare Plant/Marine/Fruit Proteins as Natural Preservatives.

Price: 2.0 oz for $4.95 or 8.0 oz for $19.00

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You can purchase both of these products in trial sizes which is a great deal and wonderful way to test out products before you purchase the full size. These products are very affordable and full of such great ingredients. I HIGHLY recommend these products for not only people who are interested in switching over to more natural haircare products, but anyone who wants healthier looking hair! I can’t wait to try out more products. I am very impressed with the quality, purity and passion of this brand.

Check out these and other products on the Morrocco Method website and also check them out on their Facebook page!

xoxo,

Britanie

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Green Beauty Collaboration | Products I’d Repurchase

My good friend Brianna had a brilliant idea of collaborating with other green beauty bloggers to do a tag where we either make a blog post or video (or both) showing and talking about the products we would or have repurchased. You can see her original post and rules here. I thought this was a great idea and knew that I wanted to participate since I am a lover of beauty products and I would definitely repurchase more items that I own but these were the main ones that came to mind.

If I were to run out of any of these I would have to immediately go find them! I ended up picking 16 – I went a little overboard!

MAKEUP:

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  1. Physician’s Formula Organic Wear Bronzer – I love this bronzer because it is great for my fair skin. I also love that it’s affordable and easy to find!
  2. Jane Iredale Glow Time BB Cream – The best liquid foundation/tinted moisturizer I have yet to find. This BB cream provides full coverage and a beautiful long-lasting finish.
  3. Jane Iredale Amazing Base Mineral Foundation – My new HG foundation. I don’t know how I managed to go so long without this foundation. I love it so much. It gives the perfect amount of coverage and doesn’t irritate my skin like many mineral foundations tend to do. It is talc and bismuth-oxychloride free and great for sensitive skin!
  4. Vapour Organic Beauty Muti-Use Blush – Courtesan is my favorite blush shade, possibly ever. I wear this blush whenever I wear makeup. It goes on so creamy and lasts all day. I am a huge fan of all of Vapour’s products but their blushes are one of my favorite items.
  5. RMS Beauty Living Luminizer – Wonderful, must-have product. There are so many uses for this. It instantly brightens any area of the face.
  6. Gabriel Cosmetics Lipstick – This lipstick color in “Pomegranate” is my all-time favorite red lipstick. It is perfect and is also gluten-free!
  7. MarieNatie Cosmetics Lip Gloss – I have done a review on these glosses before. This color is “Love Struck” and it’s the perfect bright pink shade.
  8. Jane Iredale Circle/Delete Concealer – Such a wonderful concealer! I plan to do a review on this and show how amazing this concealer works for dark circles.

 

SKINCARE:

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  1. Suki Skincare Exfoliate Foaming Cleanser – I love this cleanser because the tiniest bit goes the longest way. I love how it lathers and cleanses my face. I only use this once a week and have had amazing results. It also smells so fresh like lemon-grass!
  2. SkinOwl Geranium Argan Infusion Oil – I recently did a review on all of SkinOwl’s Argan Infusion Oils. I am obsessed with all of the oils but especially the Geranium. It suits my skin type so well and moisturizes beautifully. My skin has never looked softer and more supple since I started using this oil.
  3. Weleda Almond Soothing Facial Cream – My new HG facial cream. This helps my dry skin and is so calming. I have already repurchased another tube!
  4. Alba Botanica UN-Petroleum Jelly – I use this for deep cleansing on my face, for my lips, hands, body and for dry patches on my skin. This is a wonderful product.
  5. Osmia Organics Honey-Myrrh Lip Repair – My all-time favorite lip product that I cannot be without. I always have a back up of this. review here.

 

HAIR & BODY:

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  1. Dr Bronner’s Liquid Castile Soap – I have a bunch of these liquid soaps around my house. I use this to wash my hands, body and sometimes my hair.
  2. Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Deep Treatment Masque – I recently discovered this line at Target and was so excited to see that they were selling organic and natural products. This hair masque was $7.99 and although it says it is for “dry, damaged hair” it works great on all types and leaves my hair feeling so silky and soft.
  3. Bijabody Daily Body Serum – Best smelling body product I have ever used. I love that this is a spray bottle so you can easily spritz this oil on your damp skin after getting out of the shower and it moisturizes so well. The beautiful scent lasts all day and leaves your skin looking silky and beautiful!

Check out the master list to see what other Green beauty guru’s are loving! What products would YOU repurchase?

xoxo,

Britanie

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Review | Badger Seabuckthorn Apricot and Pomegranate Antioxidant Hair Oil

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I mentioned this hair oil in my latest Current Haircare Routine blog post. I received some messages regarding the oil (how I use it, how it works for my hair,etc). I have used other oils in my hair before like Argan Oil, Coconut Oil and Jojoba Oil. I love to use all three of those oils to deep-condition my hair but was interested to try Seabuckthorn Oil.

The Ingredients are quite impressive:

Ingredients: *Simmondsia Chinensis (Organic Jojoba) Oil, *Helianthus Annuus (Organic Sunflower) Oil, *Prunus Armeniaca (Organic Apricot) Oil, *Punica Granatum (Organic Pomegranate) Oil, CO2 Extracts of *Hippophae Rhamnoides (Organic Seabuckthorn) and *Rosa Canina (Organic Rosehip), Essential Oils of *Lavandula Angustifolia (Organic Lavender), *Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Organic Sweet Orange), *Pelargonium Graveolens (Organic Rose Geranium), and Tocopherol (Sunflower Vitamin E). * = Certified Organic

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Benefits:

  • Seabuckthorn Oil protects cells from oxidative damage and aids in collagen production (rich in Vitamins A, B, C, E, & K).
  • Apricot Oil easily penetrates the hair cuticle, delivering nutrition to dry and damaged hair (rich in Vitamins A, C, & E).
  • Pomegranate Oil contains high levels of antioxidants, and also promotes regeneration and strengthening of hair (rich in Vitamins B and C).

Description: Treat your hair to vitamin and antioxidant-rich oils and extracts, and watch the shine and luster return to overworked hair. We’ve selected our most powerful oils to deliver naturally occurring vitamins A, B, C, E, and K to nourish and replenish hair. Seabuckthorn and Pomegranate promote hair strength and elasticity, and Apricot is a potent emollient, imparting moisture and shine. Rosehip possesses regenerative properties, helping hair to return to its healthiest state.

Directions for use:
Step 1: Apply oil evenly to clean, dry hair. Amount will vary depending on hair type and length.
Step 2: Massage oil into hair and scalp. Work from the roots to the tips. Use a comb or your fingers to ensure even distribution.
Step 3: Allow oil to soak into hair for 1 hour or overnight. (Tip: use an old towel to protect your linens.)
Step 4: Shampoo and condition, then style as usual.

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My Thoughts: I was particularly tempted to try out the Badger Seabuckthorn Hair Oil after reading many reviews on it. I have been a big fan of Badger ‘s products for years now and think they are one of the most trustworthy and clean brands out there today. I also think their products are very affordable and easily accessible which is always a bonus. I have tried many of their skincare products but never their haircare products so I was excited to try a sample size of this oil. I wanted to use this oil enough times before giving my full and honest opinions on the results and I have been consistently using it for more than a month now. I like to use this oil once a week for the perfect deep-treatment for my hair. I will either leave it on for a few hours or overnight and after washing the oil out and drying my hair, it instantly has a beautiful sheen to it. My hair has also been way softer than usual and just looks healthier. This oil is by far my newest favorite to use!

Over all I think this hair oil is a must have for anyone who is interested in treating their luscious locks to some good and clean hair-loving oils! Also due to the delicious scents in this oil it’s also a wonderful nighttime aromatherapy for the senses!

xoxo,

Britanie

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My Current Haircare Routine and the “No-‘Poo” Method

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Before I go into detail about my current haircare routine I have been getting many questions regarding the “No-‘Poo” method (no shampoo) and the benefits of it. I wanted to quickly mention a few things about shampoo’s and conditioners.

Why you shouldn’t use commercial Shampoo: Shampoo was only introduced in the early 20th century — before that, people relied on soap and healthy oils, which can wash hair just as well without removing important oils. Most Shampoos on the market include an array of synthetic and harmful ingredients. Although lather isn’t necessary for a shampoo to clean well, most consumers usually expect their shampoo to lather in order for their hair to “feel clean”. Most liquid shampoos contain synthetic lathering agents like Sodium Lauryl Sulfate which draws moisture from the skin and can in turn cause dryness and irritation. Most of the chemicals in commercial shampoo’s strip the hair of all the healthy oil your body naturally produces and makes your scalp much more exposed to the chemicals you are putting on it. Remember that your scalp is one of the most absorbent parts of your body. According to one of my favorite books, “No More Dirty Looks“, they state that “The scalp is basically a sponge that sops up whatever you put on it. It’s also your most sensitive skin, and it extends all the way down to your eyes, so it stands to reason we should be extra careful what goes on or near it.”

Washing with Shampoo Bars: Shampoo Bars are typically made from Vegetable based Soaps that are specifically formulated for hair. Vegetable Oils, Vegetable Butters, Essential Oils are extremely beneficial for the hair and scalp and tend to lather quite well, sometimes even better than all-natural liquid shampoos. Shampoo Bars also are compact and easy to travel with and will last quite awhile (longer than commercial or natural liquid shampoos) and you will ultimately be saving money when switching over to Shampoo Bars. If you do not have very dry hair you might not even have to use conditioners anymore which will save you even more money.

To condition or to not condition: It is a very common misconception that one must condition their hair in order to have silky, smooth and manageable hair. This is just not true. Unless you have extremely dry hair (which in that case it is recommended to condition your hair but only a few times a week) you do not need to condition your hair every day, or even at all if you choose. I personally find that when using Shampoo Bars that my hair looks and feels better when I don’t condition. Our hair is made up of natural oils. When you use commercial shampoos these strip our hair of the natural oils that are there for a purpose. If you stop using shampoo and conditioner you will notice over time that when brushing your hair on a daily basis (to evenly distribute the natural oils from your scalp) and washing once a week that your hair will be naturally soft and shiny. If you do want to use conditioner here and there you can make a very simple conditioner from equal parts apple cider vinegar and water. I made a blog post about the benefits of apple cider vinegar hair wash as I swear by it. It’s the best conditioner I have ever used. I now use this rinse once a week and it is the only thing that I use to condition my hair aside from the occasional deep conditioning treatment I do (mentioned below).

My Current Hair Care Routine:

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I wash my hair with my current Shampoo Bar of choice – the JR Liggets Coconut & Argan Oil Shampoo Bar. I do this only once a week. This bar has made my hair so ridiculously healthy and soft that I do not even need to condition anymore. In between washes I will do my Apple Cider Vinegar Rinse to get rid of any build-up throughout the week and to give my hair an added shine and softness. Since I just stopped using liquid shampoo my hair is still getting used to the process of only washing my hair once a week and so if I feel like my hair is greasy I will wash with plain Baking Soda and water. I also like to use the Lulu Organics Hair Powder which helps to get rid of excess oil and also adds some body to the hair! You could also just use Kaolin Clay or Arrowroot Powder to achieve the same effect!

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I do a leave-in conditioning treatment once a week. I am currently using the Badger Seabuckthorn Hair Oil. This oil smells amazing and is a wonderful deep treatment for the hair. I leave this on my hair over night and rinse out the next day. I like to do a deep treatment as well (once every few weeks) and for this I love to use my Honey, Egg and Olive Oil Hair Mask or just plain Coconut Oil.

I also brush my hair daily. It is extremely important to brush your hair to evenly distribute the naturals oils from your scalp down to your hair. It will help to make your hair look healthier and feel softer and more healthy!

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If you stop washing and conditioning your hair with commercial liquid shampoos, eventually your scalp with restore it’s natural balance and produce the perfect amount of sebum for healthy and beautiful hair.

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I will be sure to update on how my hair is responding to my new routine and will also be doing a video.

Have you ever gone “No-‘Poo”? What is your favorite way to wash your hair?

xoxo,

Britanie

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DIY | Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Rinse for Shiny, Healthy Hair

This is my secret to shiny, beautiful hair. I swear by this hair rinse. My hair has never, ever looked healthier than when I started to use this!!

This is such an easy at home hair recipe. It literally takes seconds to prepare! I promise just after doing this one time you will see an immediate difference in your hair! It’s amazing. Apple Cider Vinegar works by removing unwanted hair build up. It restores the natural pH balance of your hair and can kill bacteria that may be caused from buildup left behind by your hair products. The rinse can also help to sooth itchy and dry scalps and dandruff.

Be sure to get the good stuff. Choose an organic brand of raw apple cider vinegar for the most beauty benefits.

What You Will Need:

  • 1 part raw apple cider vinegar
  • 1 part water

Directions:

  • Mix apple cider vinegar and water together.
  • After shampooing, pour mixture into your hair. Massage into scalp. Let sit for 5-15 minutes. Rinse with warm water, finish with cold water.
  • No need to use conditioner after! The apple cider vinegar will leave your hair feeling so soft!

Notes:

  • The smell is strong at first but it will fade away!
  • Repeat this rinse once a week to maintain shiny and healthy hair.
  • You can store your ACV mix in a jar or spritz bottle. Whatever you prefer! best if stored in a cool, dry place.
  • Be careful not to get the ACV in your eyes!!!

Have you ever used Apple Cider Vinegar for your hair? Feel free to share your experiences!!

xoxo,

Britanie

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Jojoba Oil For Shiny, Thick and Healthy Hair

Jojoba oil is an ingredient in many hair-care products because of its ability to strengthen and moisturize hair. Dry hair types benefit most from this oil. It can be used as a hot-oil treatment or a conditioner after shampooing. It’s nontoxic, nonallergenic and doesn’t leave a greasy buildup behind, so it’s safe to use on a weekly basis.

Jojoba is considered a moisturizing  oil since its molecules are small enough to penetrate the hair cuticle.  Jojoba oil is also the oil that is considered to be most like natural hair oil or sebum that’s produced by the sebaceous glands.

Jojoba oil also works well on the scalp and keeps it from being dry.  This is a great oil to treat dandruff, dry scalp, and psoriasis on the scalp.  It also promotes a healthy scalp with its antibacterial properties.

Jojoba oil helps keep the hair moisturized so that it doesn’t break and can retain length.

How I use it: I use a teaspoon amount in my hair after shampooing and conditioning. I apply it from the roots to the ends and leave it in for 1-2 mins and then rinse really well. It hasn’t left my hair looking greasy at all and I have noticed a huge difference in how shiny it’s been. I am really loving the results so far! A little goes a long way.

Have you ever used Jojoba oil? What do you think of it?

xoxo,

Britanie

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Be the ocean, where I unravel, be the water where I’m wading.

I will wade out
till my thighs are steeped in burning flowers
I will take the sun in my mouth
and leap into the ripe air
Alive
with closed eyes.

I will rise
After a thousand years
lipping
flowers
And set my teeth in the silver of the moon.

– E.E. Cummings

{luxor ring and daisy earrings from jewelmint}

I have had a lot of doctors appointments lately and have an entirely new eating plan, exercise and herb/supplements regime. I am going to be making a blog post about that soon. I am going to be cooking a lot more and becoming more creative in the kitchen. My stomach has been so bad again that I am going to be eating very simple foods for a few weeks and although I have already been gluten and dairy free for years I will also be eliminating all grains for awhile and see how my body feels.

I will go more into detail about everything in an upcoming post.

 

{on my face: christopher drummond duo phase concealer in “light”, josie maran argan color stick in “posey” (on cheeks and lips), thebalm shady lady vol 2 palette, lancome hypnose drama water proof mascara.}

Organic Green tea with Fresh Spearmint Leaves.

I have not only been using Jojoba Oil on my face (which I talked about in my blog post here) but I have discovered how amazing it is for my hair as well. I put about a teaspoon of it in my hair after conditioning, let it sink in and then rinse it out. After my hair feels SO silky and smooth and it’s been growing even faster than usual! I love it.

Tayo looking handsome as usual. My love.

Julep Nail Color in “Robin”.

My nephew Carter was born a week ago today. I am so in love with him.

that face!!!!!

I have literally become one of those annoying aunts that just keeps posting photos of and bragging about my nephew.

I can’t help it – he’s the cutest thing I have ever seen.

xoxo,

Britanie

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