For skin, Shea butter is a must have, especially in winters as it hydrates, moisturizes, and uplifts your skin quite well. In winters, your hair tends to become dry and scalp gets flaky. So, Shea butter becomes the much needed drink for your hair to combat environmental effects. Dandruff becomes a major concern for all in wintery weather and Shea does it job quite effectively. Besides, it soothes irritated and sensitive scalps. It also enhances sebum production, thus infusing in a lot of moisture that is needed for effective winter care. Shea butter also protects your strands from detrimental environmental factors, such as heat and UV rays.
There are majorly two varieties of Shea butter that are available in the market- one that is refined and the other one that is unrefined. While picking up for hair, one should always go for unrefined Shea butter as it contains more goodness of the product.
Here is the recipe of your own homemade Shea butter deep conditioner. Give it a try!
- ½ cup Shea butter
- 1 cup coconut oil (virgin)
- ½ cup grape seed oil
- A few drops of essential oil of your choice
Method of Preparation
Step#1 : Take the first three ingredients- Shea butter, coconut oil, and grape seed oil. Microwave them for 30 seconds or until all of these ingredients get mixed thoroughly.
Step#2 : Now, add the essential oil of your choice. Prepare an ice bath in a pan and add the bowl into it and start blending the liquid with a blender.As you whip the mix, the texture will get creamy and will look like this:
Step#3 : Transfer the contents into a plastic jar or bottle. Keep this bottle in your bathroom and use the conditioner as per your needs.
DIY homemade Shea butter deep conditioner is ready!!!!!!