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I Don't Shampoo My Hair

No shampoo required! 14 People

    I have been doing the no shampoo method off

    and on for almost 2 years. we travel a lot and packing little shampoo and conditioner bugs me. So packing baking soda and apple cider vinegar annoyed me to no end. I now don't use anything on my hair but rinse is with water almost every day and brush it with a boar bristled...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 12, 2015

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    It works! I've been doing it

    for over a month and my hair feels soft and looks better. Just give it time.
    yellowbelly23 yellowbelly23 16-17, F Jul 6, 2014

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    When I read that shampoo was known for stripping away the natural oils of hair, it seemed intuitive. The notion that we as a species require such commercial products as shampoo to keep our hair clean and "healthy" (even though hair is dead) is absurd. It seems we might have all...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Apr 8, 2013

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    Whenever someone compliments my hair

    and asks what shampoo I use, it's fun to see their look when I say "I don't use shampoo." Then I explain how I alternate (I've had a routine for a couple of years) between a cleansing conditioner and the baking soda-apple cider vinegar wash. Once every few weeks, I'll use...
    TheGoddessB TheGoddessB 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 25, 2015

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    ...but It's Still Clean.

    EDIT: I added the process of how I do this at the bottom in case anyone wanted to know. :) It all started about two years ago. After years of using a shampoo only to have it stop working I was starting to get annoyed. I'd spend so much time in the shampoo aisle searching for...
    thehoodedartist thehoodedartist 26-30, F 4 Responses Sep 16, 2009

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