5 Ways To Detox Your Scalp For Healthier Hair

African American woman curly natural hairDo you have dry, itchy scalp, bogged down with dandruff or are you lusting for length? No matter your hair woe, there are a variety of effective at-home detox recipes that can help give you the look your dreaming of. It all starts with having healthy hair.

Here are five ways to detox your scalp (from the comfort of your home) for a healthier coif.

To Deep Clean

1 teaspoon olive oil
2 teaspoons baking soda
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon

Separate the hair into small sections. Gently massage treatment (in circular motions) into the scalp. Cover with a shower cap and let sit for 10-15 minutes. Shampoo, condition and style as desired.

To Nourish and Strengthen

1 egg
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons avocado oil.
2 tablespoons sunflower oil
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar


Mix ingredients in a blender. Apply mixture to wet hair. Massage thoroughly into the hair paying close attention to the ends. Let mixture sit on hair for 1 to 2 minutes and rinse.