Rice water is very popular in ‘Korean beauty’ and it is extremely effective when it comes to good skin care and hair care. If you are struggling with damaged hair that lacks luster or simply want to add softness and shine to your hair, fermented rice water can be super effective. Below is how you could make fermented rice water shampoo for shiny and soft hair:
BENEFITS OF FERMENTED RICE WATER FOR HAIR:
Rice water contains inositol which is a carbohydrate that adds shine to your hair and increases elasticity thereby reducing breakage.
Fermented rice water balances scalp and hair pH and prevents any fungal infections.
Adds softness to hair and reduces frizz.
Rice water also strengthens follicles and reduces hair fall gradually.
RECIPE FOR RICE WATER SHAMPOO FOR SHINY HAIR:
Things you need-
- 1 cup organic rice
- 2 cups warm water
- 1 cup liquid castile soap
- Few drops lavender essential oil (fragrance)
In a bowl, add washed rice followed by warm water.
Stir and cover the bowl with a lid. Place it at room temperature for about 2 hours.
Strain the rice water and mix it with castile soap.
Add in few drops of lavender essential oil and stir. Pour the mixture in a bottle and use it as a shampoo once or twice a week.
Store your prepared shampoo in the fridge for about 1 week.