Hibiscus leaves/Flowers were used not only as homemade shampoo; it acts as a good hair conditioner also. In India there will be at least one hibiscus plant in the garden as its a flowering Whole year. There are so many types of plants with different colored flowers. Any type can be used as a homemade shampoo + conditioner. It is an instant product to be used immediately.
Here is a typical recipe to make homemade shampoo.
Hibiscus leaves – 5 to 10
Hibiscus flowers – 1 or 2
Green gram flour – 3 tsp.
Coconut oil – 1 or 2 tsp.
How to prepare the homemade shampoo
If hibiscus leaves are not available buy Hibiscus powder. Get few leaves and flowers of hibiscus and add green gram flour. Crush it by adding one cup water. Crush it till you get a loose viscous liquid. You can feel the sudiness of it. Sieve it and get the liquid in a bowl. Now you can add coconut oil or olive oil as your choice.
You have to use this homemade hibiscus shampoo now. Bath in normal water. Apply the homemade shampoo all over hair and scalp. Finger through out hair and rub gently on the scalp. After this rinse hair well. Then blot hair with a towel, do not rub vigorously. Or allow to air dry.
Please avoid using this if you have sinus or cold.
See your hair silky shiny with a great fall. You can try this homemade shampoo once in a week minimum to get good result.