Try this homemade honey and cinnamon dye to lighten your hair naturally without using chemical dyes.
Changing your hair color has always been a harmful operation for your hair. But what if you had the alternative of coloring your hair without any side effects.
Hair coloring is the best way to express yourself and look trendy, thanks to the different options we have such as blonde, red, black, gray and other colors.
In fact, changing your appearance is a quick way to get rid of your old, dull image and free your mind from its boring look.
Just to keep in mind how much the use of chemical dyes is harmful to your hair, many prestigious people in the cosmetic world are aware of their effects.
One of them is Ni’Kita Wilson, who works as the executive director of Catalyst Cosmetic Development, and Elizabeth Cunnane Phillips. Both agree that coloring your hair with chemical products is going to weaken your hair and make it dry.
Dermatologist Gloria Garnacho, points out that hair dyes are quite harmful and can cause early hair loss.
To make matters worse, the National Cancer Institute (NIH) states that “more than 5,000 different chemical elements are used in the chemical composition of hair dyes, some of which are classified as carcinogenic.
As explained above, it is better to minimize chemical dyes or use safer, more natural ways to change your hair color. We suggest you try homemade cinnamon dye, which you can use twice a month to bleach your hair up to 2 shades.
So, try this homemade method to lighten your hair naturally. I’m sure you’ll like it because it’s very easy to do at home.
Let’s go for the recipe!
How to dye your hair with honey and cinnamon recipe.
You will need:
1 tablespoon cinnamon powder.
1 tablespoon honey.
1/2 cup olive oil.
For very long hair, double or triple the dosage as needed.
You should put olive oil on medium heat (be careful not to burn it).
When it boils, add the other ingredients (powdered cinnamon and honey). Stir until it is soft and thick (it should be quite thick but easy to apply).
How to apply
To apply this homemade hair dye, start from the roots to the ends, try to do it strand by strand to ensure complete coverage.
Once you’ve made sure your hair is covered by the color (blend). Let’s use the thermal cap.
Wear the hat for at least 40 minutes. Then wash your hair with warm water, not too hot.
Benefits of cinnamon hair dye
Using cinnamon in your hair not only allows you to dye it, but also has many other related benefits:
1. Cinnamon deeply affects the skin and hair, and that is why it is very popular in the world of industrial cosmetics, to make creams, shampoos, etc. Therefore, cinnamon significantly reduces hair loss, promotes hair growth and strength, and eliminates dryness.
In addition, cinnamon is an excellent brightener for hair? In addition to the above benefits, cinnamon allows you to lighten up to two shades if you want to have even lighter hair. If you do it regularly, the effect will be accentuated.
2. Honey also promotes growth, an excellent disinfectant that increases by binding and mixing other ingredients such as cinnamon and olive oil. It removes excess sebum that may be present in the scalp.
3. Olive oil helps the hair to have a greater hydration.