Leave-in conditioner is a must-have hair care product in your beauty bag. But if you really want to pamper your hair and spare your tresses the harsh chemicals found in some store-bought products, then these DIY leave in conditioner recipes and tutorials are the way to go. You’ll love the natural smooth feeling of your hair and the de-frizz effect of these homemade leave in conditioners provide.
1. DIY Leave In Conditioner Spray For Dry Hair
Are you looking for a budget-friendly hair care product which nourishes your hair root to end while offering 100% anti-frizz protection and amazing shine? You’re in luck, because with four all-natural and cheap ingredients you can whisk up a great DIY leave in hair conditioner. Here are the ingredients:
▪Jojoba oil – 5 ounces.
▪Sweet almond oil – 5 ounces.
▪Vegetable glycerin – 1 ounce.
▪Rosemary essential oil – 15 drops.
Pour all the ingredients in a spray bottle, give them a good shake, and stir. Don’t worry if they’re not fully incorporated, each one of the ingredients has a different consistency. Thus, even though most are oils, they won’t fully incorporate into the solution. Add water until the spray bottle is almost full and give the DIY leave in conditioner another good shake. Here it is, your own leave in conditioner carrying amazing properties for your hair. Just remember to shake it before each use.
2. DIY Anti-Breakage & Pro-Growth Leave In Conditioner
If your hair is extremely dry, brittle, and with lots of split ends, you can use this highly nutritious leave in conditioner formula with ylang-ylang. This recipe uses a handful of natural ingredients which are known to repair our hair’s structure and encourage growth. Here are the ingredients you need to gather:
▪Coconut oil – 2 tablespoons
▪Aloe Vera juice – 2 tablespoons
▪Essential oils – 6 drops (optional)
▪Ylang-ylang oil – 2 teaspoons
▪Castor oil – 2 tablespoons
▪Coconut water – 2-4 tablespoons
▪Honey – 2 tablespoons
Place the coconut oil in a pot on low heat and mix in the other ingredients as soon as it starts to melt. Then, turn off the stove and allow the mixture to reach room temperature. This DIY leave in conditioner will make your hair grow faster, but it will also make it grow thicker thanks to the ylang-ylang & castor oils.
- DIY Anti-Dandruff Leave In Conditioner Spray
If you are looking for a leave-in conditioner that can effectively fight against dandruff & flaking while also protecting the hair structure, this is the one for you. In addition, this DIY leave in conditioner provides nutrients that will leave your hair supple, shiny, and smooth without compromising its volume. Here are the ingredients you will need for this recipe:
▪Distilled / purified water – 1 cup.
▪Aloe Vera juice – half of cup.
▪Coconut oil – 1 tablespoon.
▪Lime juice – 1 tablespoon.
▪Vitamin E – 5 capsules or 1 tablespoon of oil.
▪Essential oils – 40 drops total.
▪Coconut milk – half a can.
Mix all the ingredients together and pour the mixture into a spray bottle for easier application. You can use this spray leave in conditioner between 1 and 3 times per week, depending on your hair type and how often you need to wash it.