About This Blog

  • I started this blog to share some of the simple ideas that we have had in our attempts to be a little bit more sustainable in our Irish suburban house and small garden. We grow vegetables, fruit, re-use old stuff everywhere and more.

Forums - With Sections on Fruit

Main | Waking Up »

16 March 2007

Comments

Anne

Howdy!

About time you were famous-remember I was here at the start! First groupie status, Chris-too late- you didn't write.
I tried this once when I was in my teens- didn't know about the brushing or anything, so I came under, how shall we say-social pressure?-from family members to use the bloody shampoo. I do a lot of scuba/swimming etc now so not sure if it would work.

Maria

Not sure how it would work alright with all the swimming etc. I've been swimming the odd time and it didn't seem to affect it. Could be worth a try, you could have a wig on hand for dodgy days!!

Rebecca (living sustainably in rural Ireland)

I'm about to start using my own shampoo I'm going to make from soapwort growing in my garden!

I don't use soap on my face either, therefore no need for moisturisers either!

Kitti

Hi all

Congratulations on discovering non shampoo hair washing. I stopped washing my hair a long time ago and have never looked back.

For those of you that swim in any kind of water, inc swimming pools and / or scuba dive, dont worry you dont need to wash your hair. Nothing scary or stinky will happen. If you've been in chlorine or dirty water just give your hair a jolly good rinsing in clean water when you get a chance.

ANY

nike shoes,men's nike shoes,women's nike shoes,
nike football shoes,nike shox shoes, men's nike shox, women's nike shox, nike airmax shoes, nike airmax 180, nike airmax 2003, nike airmax 2009, nike airmax 360, nike airmax 87, nike airmax 88, nike airmax 89, nike airmax 90, nike airmax 91, nike airmax 90, nike airmax 95, nike airmax 97, nike airmax tn, nike air stab shoes, nike air yeezy shoes, nike airmax ltd, Air Jordan 1 , Air Jordan 10 , Air Jordan 11 , Air Jordan 11.5, Air Jordan 12 , Air Jordan 13, Air Jordan 14 , Air Jordan 15.5, Air Jordan 16, Air Jordan 17, Air Jordan 18, Air Jordan 19, Air Jordan 2.5, Air Jordan 20+AF1, Air Jordan 23, Air Jordan 24,Air Jordan 25, Air Jordan 3, Air Jordan 4, Air Jordan 4.5+13 Fusion,Air Jordan 5, Air Jordan 6, Air Jordan 6+AF1 Fusion, Air Jordan 7 , Air Jordan 8 , Air Jordan 9, Air Jordan Embroidery 4.5, Air Jordan Fusion 11+23, Air Jordan Fusion 12, Air Jordan Fusion 23, Air Jordan Fusion 5, Air Jordan Gold, Air Jordan Fusion 9, Air Jordan Six Mixed One, Air Jordan Three Mixed One, Air Jordan+Obama 11.5, Jordan Six Rings+Obama, Air Jordan Six Rings 11, Jordan True Flight

Sally

My partner (sadly no longer with us )didn't wash his hair in anything but water for several years having the theory that shampoo upset the natural balance of the hair and scalp. His hair was quite long thick and wavy ,it always looked nice and didn't smell .He persuaded me to try it but it didn't suit my hair ,which is fine and tends to be greasy.

marlo

I stopped using shampoo 2 months ago and my hair has never looked better. My hair used to get super greasy, super fast but no more now that I have given up the shampoo. Now my scalp does not produce excess oil and I've been getting a ton of comments on just how great my hair looks.

My understanding of brushing it a ton each day is to spread the oils along the hair shaft. I rinse my hair with warm water each time I shower and do a baking soda scrub about once a month. If you want to do more research on this, Google "no poo method". There are actually a ton of people out there who have discovered the benefits of this.

So now I am on to mother nature's simple beauty and cleansing secret.....water! I have given up shampoo, conditioner, soap and moisturizer. It saves me money, is great for the environment (we have a greywater garden) and has brought my hair/skin back to a state of balance.

The comments to this entry are closed.