If there ever was an all purpose Beauty Tonic, Apple Cider Vinegar would be it! This product can be used for Hair, Skin and even to clean your home!!
So what is Apple Cider Vinegar?
Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) is a natural product that is derived by the fermentation of hard apple cider. Some use it for salad dressing, while others using it for Hair and Beauty Purposes.
If you have Natural Hair, ACV is your FRIEND!! When used for hair, ACV is a good conditioner and cleaning agent and it’s also an effective germ killer. Here are its benefits:
- Dandruff and itchy scalp relief
- Natural hair loss treatment
- Home Remedy for head Lice
HOW TO- Vinegar Hair Rinse
Make your own healthy after-shampoo hair rinse by mixing 1/3 of a cup (75 ml) of ACV into a quart (1 liter) of water. You can then store this mixture in a plastic bottle and keep it in the shower for ready use.
If you would like to prepare a smaller batch of this vinegar hair rinse recipe to experiment with, try mixing 1 tablespoon (15 ml) of apple cider vinegar into 1 cup (250 ml) of warm filtered tap water.
Apply the vinegar rinse after shampooing and then rinse it all out, or for extra conditioning, you can leave the rinse on your hair. This natural hair care product can be used once or twice a week or more often as needed.
When used for skin, ACV can help fade age spots, remove acne scars, treat pimples and even help treat Warts. Natural apple cider vinegar regulates the pH of your skin.
HOW TO: Apple Cider Vinegar Toner
Dilute apple cider vinegar with two parts water, and spread the concoction over your face with a cotton ball to replace your current toner. You can do this at night after washing, and in the morning before you apply your moisturizer. A dab of apple cider vinegar can also be left on the skin overnight to fade age spots or acne scars.
******where to get it in LAGOS: MegaCare Pharmacy. 1 Issac John Street, Ikeja GRA. *******