Baking soda has many uses that range from cleaning and cooking to treating numerous conditions. However, we are learning new uses for this ingredient almost every day.

Baking soda is great for your hair.It can get rid of the shampoo and conditioner residue from your head and provide a long-lasting shine for your hair. You can also use the ingredient instead of a shampoo and enjoy its amazing benefits. If you want to ditch commercial beauty products, baking soda provides a natural replacement that can improve the look of your hair. Here’s what you need for your own natural shampoo:

Mix baking soda and water in a 1:3 ratio in a small bottle – you can adjust the quantity according to the length of your hair. Use the DIY shampoo on dry and wet hair – just leave it to work for 1-3 minutes, then rinse with warm water. Afterwards, rinse the hair with a mixture of apple cider vinegar and water in a 1:4 ratio (add some essential oil to improve the smell). Rinse with water once more in the end after a couple of minutes.

Use the mixture regularly and you will notice the difference after only a few treatments! Your hair should be stronger, shinier and most importantly, healthier than ever before.