Honey Hair Shine

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 water. Blonds may wish to add a squeeze of lemon. After shampooing pour mixture through hair. Do not rinse out. Dry as normal.


  1. Yuck! I must have mixed this wrong because I was left with a sticky frizzy mess, not a shine boost. I prefer an eggwash or an avocado mask for my shine needs. This was a fun experiment though, thanks for posting it, I'll try it again with more water maybe.


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