Homemade Hair Pomade
I love good hair products but they are so expensive. Plus, I often wonder what all those ingredients are!
Today, I am going to share with you a how to make hair pomade. It works wonders on hair and is all natural.
You only need a tiny dollop so this lasts forever. You can make this for a fraction of the cost of salon versions.
I like to use a tiny bit on the ends of my hair. It’s also great to tame frizzy hair.
Tips to make Natural Hair Pomade:
You can find small tins at your local craft store to put the pomade in. Sometimes you can luck up and find some at the dollar store.
We are trying to make more and more of our own products so I just buy these small tins on Amazon. I like having several on hand for when it’s time to make a new batch.
The tins are perfect because they are small enough to travel with. I actually like to keep one in my purse as well.
It is so handy to dab on hair as needed during the day and such.
Coconut oil is something else I like to keep on hand. I use it in this Homemade Peppermint Foot Scrub. And you will need it in this pomade.
I usually can get a better deal on Amazon on coconut oil.
However, you can add essential oils to this pomade but it’s totally optional. Furthermore, I love essential oils so I add a few drops when I make it.
Let’s learn how to make DIY Hair Pomade:
Ingredients for DIY Pomade strong hold:
- 2 tablespoons jojoba oil
- 2 tablespoons arrowroot powder (find in the spice aisle at the grocery store)
- 2 tablespoons beeswax
- 1/4 cup shea butter
- 1 teaspoon coconut oil
- 10 drops of your favorite essential oil (optional)
How to make Hair Pomade:
(This is what I use for a makeshift double boiler.)
3. Next, add arrowroot and stir well. Let set until cool, and it will look like it hardened. But it has not, just stir the mixture to create the paste.
(Some people use a hand mixer to get a really smooth texture but I just mix by hand)
4. Finally, place into a jar or small pot with a lid to hold the pomade.
Directions to use Homemade Hair Pomade:
Use a small amount (pea size) and rub into your fingertips before applying to hair to create dimension, tame fly aways and condition your mane.
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It saves so much money and I think works much better. DIY water based pomade is easy to make and great for various hair types.
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Homemade pomade is a great natural hair product to use and make. I think hair pomade works so much better than hair gel.
Once you find a natural product you love, it is a keeper! As a result, you will have lots of great products.
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This DIY pomade works for all hair colors and types. Sometimes it can be hard to find pomade that works well on dark hair but this DIY is great for all hair colors and types.
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When we first started trying to incorporate more natural products into our lives, I only did one or two at a time.
Sometimes, just one. I just did what time and budget allowed. Don’t get overwhelmed and try do it all at once.
Before long, I had a long list of products we had made! I try to let the kids help as much as possible.
It was a little daunting looking at the price tag of purchasing these products at the store. Now, I can have natural products at home for a fraction of the cost of buying at the store.
I know my family is using really good products and that makes me feel good as a Mom! Life is so busy but these natural ideas really do take very little time to make.
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