I made a batch of flax seed gel with marshmallow root yesterday! It's super slippery and smells lightly herbal. I hope it gives my hair a bit more hold in this humid summer weather. *crosses fingers*

DIY Flax Seed Gel with Marshmallow Root

3 cups filtered water
1/2 dark brown flax seeds
1/2 cub dried marshmallow root

Combine water, flax seeds and marshmallow root in a pot. Cook on medium heat for 15 minutes. Strain mixture via a knee high stocking stretched over a ceramic bowl. Let cool for 15 minutes. Transfer via funnel to a 12-once plastic spout top bottle. Makes ~ 10 ounces. Use as styling gel. Store in refrigerator for ~ 3 weeks.
Big Chop: 12/15/08

Shampoo: As I Am Curl Clarity Shampoo
Conditioner: As I Am Hydration Elation Intensive Conditioner &
Tresemme Botanique Nourish and Replenish Conditioner
Leave-In Conditioner: As I Am Leave-In Conditioner & Alba Botanica Leave-In Conditioner
Moisturizer: As I Am DoubleButter Cream Rich Daily Moisturizer
Oils/Butters: Coconut Oil & Castor Oil
Gels: Eco Styler Krystal Gel

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