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DIY Dry Shampoo - 2 Ways

An easy DIY natural hair care recipe crucial for busy moms! Made in under five-minutes this DIY shampoo helps cut the oily build-up in minimal time.

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 jar

Ingredients

  • For The Powder
  • 1/2 cup arrowroot powder
  • 1 tsp cocoa powder
  • 6 drops lavender essential oil
  • 6 drops cedarwood essential oil
  • 6 drops geranium essential oil
  • For The Spray
  • 1/8 cup arrowroot powder
  • 1 tsp cocoa powder
  • 1/8 cup witch hazel
  • 1/3 cup water
  • 6 drops geranium essential oil
  • 6 drops cedarwood essential oil
  • 6 drops lavender essential oil

Instructions

  1. For both recipes, combine all the ingredients in the appropraite containers.

  2. Shake well.

  3. To use: use a makeup brush to distribute the powder along the roots (or spray the mixture).

    Woman outside in peach shirt using a makeup brush to distribute dry shampoo into her hair
  4. Massage into the scalp. Let sit a few minutes. Brush through.

Recipe Notes

Grab the ingredients for the recipes from my DIY staples page.