I've been needing to clarify my hair for a while now (I don't even remember the last time I clarified... more than a month ago, I believe...) but I hate hate HATE that squeaky clean feeling right after using a shampoo with sulfates.
A few days ago, I started thinking "what if I just dilute the shampoo so I'm not using so much?" and then that thought evolved into adding conditioners to the diluted mixture. So that's exactly what I did today! My recipe:
-a little less than 1/4 cup of Suave Daily Clarifying Shampoo
-3/4 cups of water
-2-3 squirts of my enhanced VO5 Moisture Milks Conditioner
I put it all in a spray bottle and spritzed it on my scalp/hair (which was in 4 sections, of course!=). I massaged my scalp a bit to loosen any dirt and rinsed immediately. I did that section by section until all four parts of my hair were clean.
I loved this because it didn't leave my hair feeling stripped, dry, or "squeaky clean," which I was VERY happy about. I might have to incorporate clarifying into my regime more often!
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