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How to deep condition hair using natural ingredients

Deep Condition Hair Using Natural Ingredients

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Put 1-2 drops of tea tree oil and generous dollop of aloe vera gel in spray bottle with water (filtered is best).

Put 1-2 drops of tea tree oil and generous dollop of aloe vera gel in spray bottle with water (filtered is best).

Section off hair and secure however you like. I just made small loose buns...no bobby pins or accessories required

Section off hair and secure however you like. I just made small loose buns...no bobby pins or accessories required

Another angle of cinnabuns

Another angle of cinnabuns

Spray one section with water mix until moderately wet. It does not need to be dripping .

Spray one section with water mix until moderately wet. It does not need to be dripping .

Pour olive oil (coconut is also great) into palm of your hand and apply (smooth through) to damp hair from TIP to ROOT

Pour olive oil (coconut is also great) into palm of your hand and apply (smooth through) to damp hair from TIP to ROOT

Gently rub through paying special attention to ends. Apply more oil if desired.

Gently rub through paying special attention to ends. Apply more oil if desired.

Twist, bun, or otherwise gather oiled hair

Twist, bun, or otherwise gather oiled hair

Repeat on other sections until whole head is complete

Repeat on other sections until whole head is complete

Alternate ending- French braid, cornrow, or two-strand twist hair. This makes sense if you choose not to wash oil out of your hair (which is great for naturally curly hair).

Alternate ending- French braid, cornrow, or two-strand twist hair. This makes sense if you choose not to wash oil out of your hair (which is great for naturally curly hair).

Back view of French braids

Back view of French braids

Cover head with plastic cap. You can respray your hair a bit. If you don't have a plastic cap you can use Saran Wrap or plain ole plastic grocery bags

Cover head with plastic cap. You can respray your hair a bit. If you don't have a plastic cap you can use Saran Wrap or plain ole plastic grocery bags

Cover with bonnet or even a warm winter cap to add heat to the conditioning process

Cover with bonnet or even a warm winter cap to add heat to the conditioning process

Rub excess oil on hands, feet, knees, and elbows!

Rub excess oil on hands, feet, knees, and elbows!

Let sit for an hour, an afternoon, or overnight. You can wash out the hair or unfurl your hair and wear as is (braid out, twist out, or make a fun up do). Enjoy your naturally conditioned hair 👄

  • Tea tree oil
  • Extra virgin olive oil
  • Aloe Vera gel
  • Spray bottle
  • Water
  • Shower cap