This simple shampoo will leave your hair healthy and shiny. If you have dry hair, add 1/4 teaspoon of sweet almond oil.
Some sources list sweet orange essential oil as phototoxic while others say that it is not phototoxic. I have been using this essential oil for several months it has not lightened my hair, however, you should proceed cautiously if this is a concern for you.
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I’ve always used equal parts castile soap and distilled water to make shampoo. You may like to try the shampoo with just castile soap and a mix of soap and water to see what you prefer. I’ve also used sweet orange oil in shampoo and lotion and do not believe it is phototoxic.