I love soap nuts! They can clean anything even your hair! The are a safe and natural and perfect for the extremely sesnetive head and scalp. Try this DIY pack to create your own light and healthy shampoo.
Soap nuts can be used to make a really easy natural shampoo or body wash that is soothing to eczema or psoriasis. Soap nuts shampoo is also incredibly inexpensive to make and completely natural. Tip: If you make a full batch, store in ice cube trays and freeze for individual use sizes or store in a glass in the fridge and just take out when you shower.
Soap Nuts Shampoo Ingredients
5 soap nuts
3 cups of water
5 drops lavender essential oil (optional)
Soap Nuts Shampoo Instructions
If you have one, place soap nuts in a small muslin bag.
Place in a medium saucepan with 2 cups of the water and bring to a boil.
Reduce heat and simmer for 20 minutes.
Add 1 cup of water and simmer for 10 more minutes.
Remove from heat and let cook.
Squeeze out the bag until it suds. Rinse with cool water and squeeze in to the pan again.
Store in a glass jar in the fridge until use.
To use: Massage a small amount in to hair and let sit for 5 minutes. Rinse well. Can also be used as a soothing wash for skin, especially in those with eczema and psoriasis.