Shiny Hoppy Hair Beer Rinse

beer hair rinse

A DIY beer hair rinse for shiny hair. I like beer. Not that wimpy stuff. I prefer a flavorful beer with a strong, snappy finish — namely a tall, cold India Pale Ale (IPA). My motto is the hoppier, the better, and IPAs have a super-charged concentration of hops. So why hops for hair? The […]

Fruity Beauty Home Spa Day Recipes

fruity beauty home spa treatments

Yes, you can do this at home! Whip up these easy, inexpensive home spa treatments and enjoy a day at the spa — in the privacy of your own home. Four easy recipes for a head to toe do-it-yourself spa day. Face: Coconut and Sugar Facial Polish Buff away dead skin cells with this soothing […]

Blowout Recovery Avocado Hair Mask

Avocado Olive Oil Hair Mask Recipe

A nourishing olive oil and avocado hair mask for heat damaged hair. Have you caught the blowout bug? Blow dry bars are popping up across the country, and we couldn’t be more enamored with the process of having our manes professionally shampooed, blown dry and curled or straightened to shiny perfection. The downside is that […]

Clean Not Green Summer Hair Saver

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A gentle, clarifying treatment for chlorine-tainted tresses. Blonds have no fun when a dip in the pool results in green-tinged tresses. This tried-and-true recipe from our SpaGirl kitchen banishes sticky, frizzy, stressed-out hair with just two simple ingredients: baking soda and some good ol’ shampoo. This quick concoction calls on the ever-versatile properties of baking […]

Olive Oil and Honey Hair Treatment

DIY Honey Hair Mask

A reviving DIY honey hair mask. You can't get any easier than this home spa treatment for dry, dull hair. This honey hair mask revives lackluster tresses with just two ingredients – deeply hydrating olive oil and shine boosting honey. This easy-to-make hair conditioning treatment is courtesy of the National Honey Board. Here's what you […]

Resi-do-away Hair Rinse

Rosemary

A stimulating hair rinse that removes product build-up. This aromatic after-shampoo hair rinse replaces that product residue build-up in your hair with pure shine. Rosemary stimulates the scalp and promotes hair growth while the vinegar deeply cleanses and adds luster. Here’s what you need: 2 sprigs fresh rosemary 1 cup apple cider vinegar 3 cups […]

Scary Hair Repair Mask

avocado

Revive dry tresses with this DIY hair mask. Scary hair beware! This super simple, spa-sparked recipe banishes lackluster tresses with just two ingredients. The avocado gives hair a surge of nourishing vitamins, essential fatty acids and phytochemicals. Whole eggs in the mayo give hair a powerful punch of protein while the oils give it a […]

Honey Hair Shine

Honey

Bring on the shine with this honey hair rinse. Revive tired tresses and give them a shine boost with this easy-to-make, leave-in honey hair treatment. Recipe compliments of the National Honey Board. Here’s what you need: 1 teaspoon honey 4 cups warm water Lemon (optional for blonds) Here’s what you do: Stir honey into warm […]