A nourishing and eco-friendly shampoo bar made withcastor oil to create a deeply conditioning, creamy lather that cleansand cares for your locks and scalp. Combined to coconut oil and olive oil to produce a rich, moisturising shampoo bar. The essential oils of lavender and tea tree are favoured for their antibacterial qualities and promoting healthy hair growth. Each lavender tea tree shampoo bar is handmade with Castor Oil, CoconutOil, Olive Oil, Lavender and Tea Tree essential oils, water. And nothingelse.
Freefrom Palm Oil, Parabens, Sulphates, Triclosan, Phthalates and Cruelty,as well as being boxed in plastic free recycled (and recyclable)packaging.
Registered with The Vegan Society, Cruelty Free International and have a Best rating with Ethical Consumer.
Washing your hair: Wet your hair thoroughly, run the shampoo bar over your head in onedirection (front to back), as to avoid causing unnecessary knots. Onceyou have a good amount of shampoo on top of your head, massage gently. Rinse well with water until ALL the shampoo isout… Done!
Ingredients: Sodium cocoate, Sodium olivate, Aqua, Sodiumcastorate, Lavandula angustifolia (lavender) essential oil containslinalool, limonene, geraniol, Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree)essential oil contains limonene
Theremay be a transition period when you switch from the standard chemical shampoos to anatural shampoo bar. When you first begin, your hair or scalp may become oily or dry. Your hair may feel frizzy or waxy like there is aresidue still left over in your hair. If this happens, don’t panic! This is just yourhair adjusting, your scalp needs time to rebalance oil production. Itusually lasts about a week (depending on how damaged your hair is) andit will go away. Stick with it, once your hair has adjusted it will feelsofter, cleaner and more manageable. This is because shampoo bars CLEANand CONDITION your hair and scalp without stripping it of its naturalsebum. If you have dandruff problems, you may find this clears upbecause your scalp is not getting dried out and your body is no longerreacting to the chemicals.
Tips for an easy transition: Use anapple cider vinegar rinse rather than conditioner, this will help torestore the pH balance of your scalp and remove old chemicals. (recipebelow). It will also protect the hair shaft and give your hair shine.
Gently brush your hair often, twice a day is good. Brush from scalp to tips to help redistribute your hairs natural oil.
Give your hair a few days in between washings to allow it to adjust
Rinse thoroughly after washing to remove all of the shampoo.
Try using a bit of dry shampoo or corn starch if your hair is feeling oily, rub a small amount into scalp then brush through
Try using a little argon oil through your hair to help calm frizz and tangles.
If you have a lot of product build up, try the baking soda rinse below before washing your hair with the shampoo bar.
Apple cider vinegar spritz
1 part apple cider vinegar (use the type with the mother)
4 parts water
A few drops of your preferred essential oil.
The vinegar smell does not remain once your hair dries
Baking Soda Clarifying Rinse Recipe
Bakingsoda (sodium bicarbonate) is an easy clarifier to use. Baking soda canhelp to lifts grease and product residue from your hair.
1 tablespoon baking soda
1 – 2 cups warm water
Combinethe ingredients in a spray bottle or cup. Wet hair and spray the rinseon your hair and work it through. Rinse thoroughly with warm water, thenshampoo.