Easy DIY Braid Spray

There's nothing better than some carefree, super convenient, get-up-n-go braids and protective styles, especially in the summer.  While the carefree braid life gives you the freedom to focus on other things besides your hair, the itching can drive you mad.  No worries!  We've got the remedy.  Check out our simple, DIY Braid Spray that will sooth itchy scalp and moisturize your real hair while in braids, twists, and other protective styles, daily.

You will need:

1 1/2 cups of Distilled Water

3-4 drops of peppermint essential oil

2-3 drops of tea tree essential oil

2 tblsp of glycerin

1/2 cup of pure aloe vera gel


Step 1: Combine all ingredients in a bowl

Step 2: Blend with a hand blender

Step 3: Pour into a spray bottle

Step 4: Shake it up

That's it!

Tip: Be sure to refrigerate your mixture to use up to two weeks or use a preservative for longer use.

Now, whip your braids back and forth and keep on living the carefree braid life.

Solange Knowles

Solange Knowles 

1 comment

  • WoefulToFroFull

    Absolutely love this! Had a go and will be talking about it on my blog soon. How did you come up with the recipe?

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