Create Your Own Hair & Body Wash
Create Your Own Hair & Body Wash
Our gently foaming, vegetable-based cleanser is super-versatile, and can be used as a shampoo, foam bath, shower gel and hand wash.
Unfragranced and mild enough for even sensitive skin and scalps, our hair and body wash can be used as it is, or infused with your choice of essential oils, flower remedies or herbal tinctures/infusions. Makes a wonderful personalised gift.
Suitable for all, including children and those with sensitive skin/scalps.
- Gentle and non-drying
- Pure and unfragranced
- Can be tailored with essential oils, flower remedies, herbal tinctures and infusions
- Suitable for all skin and hair types, including children and those with sensitive skin
How to Use:
Shampoo: wet hair with warm water, apply shampoo sparingly and work into a rich lather. Rinse thoroughly and repeat as necessary.
Shower gel/hand wash: apply sparingly to wet skin for a gentle cleansing action.
Foaming bath: pour liberally under running taps.
The following can be added to your base:
Essential Oils: (1ml = 20 drops) or up 50 drops per bottle
Flower Remedies: a few drops
Infusions: up to 50% The more you add the thinner the product will be.Once an infusion has been added, use within 1 week or keep refrigerated.
Tinctures: up to 5%
Aqua (Water), Lauryl glucoside, Cocamidopropyl betaine, Glycerin, Alcohol denat.*, Calendula officinalis (Marigold) extract*, Levulinic acid, Sodium levulinate.
*Organically produced ingredient
I put tea tree and lemon in this, and also in the bath oil one. It is a good idea, but I would say that making your own shower gels would turn out to be really quite expensive since you have to buy all of the oils, and find a good blend etc. I did however like this shower gel, and I did like the lemon and tea tree that I made with it
This is a great product, I'm allergic to fragrances & balsam of Peru and this is the only shampoo I've found that I'm not allergic to. Although you can, I don't add anything to it, it works great on its own.
I have been using this versatile product for the past few years. I like to add a few drops of grapefruit oil (or other oils) but sometimes I use it as it is. I don't know why it isn't marketed as a face wash too, as it works so well, has great ingredients ,& doesn't irritate my sensitive, temperamental skin. It's one of the finest 'face' washes out there!
This is the only shower gel I have ever found (and I have tried hundreds), which I do not react to, I would not use anything else on my skin now. It is quite a thick mixture so I tend to add just a bit of water to the mix to make it easier to use as a shower gel.
As I cannot use anything fragranced in the bath I tried this and was delighted. It leaves my skin baby soft! I use it on the kids too and its so kind to their skin. I also have itchy irritaed scalp but after washing my hair with this I found it settled it down. Thanks Neals Yard I love your products and they are cruelty free which is a real bonus x
I was recommend to try the Create your Own hair & body wash by two lovely ladies who work in the Central Arcade store in Newcastle. I have tried many products to treat my scalp which is dry and flaky and which was described by the Doctor as cradle cap. The ladies in the store had mentioned my scalp problem could be caused by SLS in shampoo's and conditioners and recommended I try a fragrance free product for my hair because of the sensitivity I was experiencing. nI have been using the hair and body wash since the start of the year and use it 2-3 times a week. Most shampoo's I had tried in the past would leave a residue on my hair or would be difficult to rinse out. This hair and body wash is easy to rinse out and doesn't leave any residue behind and it doesn't dry out my hair. It foams up really well on my thick wavy hair and will probably last about 2 months which is a lot longer than other shampoo's I have used in the past. It leaves my hair feeling clean and never stripped and shiny. I use it alongside the Rosemary and Cedarwood hair treatment. If I was going on holiday I only need to take the one bottle to use on my hair and body which is great when it comes to baggage allowance.
I use this alone as facial wash, it works so well. My skin tend to have some little bumps around my cheeks with other cleanser which I thought they were pimples. But with this, no more those unknown tiny bits under my skin, they totally disappeared!rnrnI also found that, after using this as cleanser, my face oil/cream can fully absorbed into my skin, make my face looking fresh and glow. And it balances my t-zone well, no more shiny t-zone for one whole day and overnight! LOVE LOVE LOVE!
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