This simple, two-ingredient scrub packs a lot of punch for your scalp and curls.
Basic Scalp Scrub
This recipe by NaturallyCurly user Kinky-Crimpy punches above its weight with lots of benefits for its two ingredients. It removes excess oil and impurities, removes dead skin cells and improves circulation.
What you'll need
- 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil
- 2-3 Tablespoons Brown Sugar
- Mix ingredients in a small bowl
- Add enough sugar to make a thin paste
- Do not heat the oil as this will melt the sugar
- Wet hair in shower
- Apply a heaping scoop of the scrub to your scalp, separating hair to reach entire scalp
- Scrub the scalp with the mixture in circular motions for 5 minutes
- Rinse well, then shampoo and condition hair as normal