How to Boost Red Highlights With Lemon Balm

Lemon balm is an excellent way to boost the highlights in red hair, or in hair that has a lot of natural red. It's a very simple process too.

Steps

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    Pick some lemon balm from the garden.
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    Make a tisane (herbal tea). Place a handful of lemon balm leaves into a teapot and fill with water. Leave to steep and to cool.
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    Wash your hair as usual with your normal shampoo and conditioner.
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    Rinse your hair at the end of the wash by running the cold lemon balm tea through it. Don't wash out.
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    Dry hair as usual. Repeat as often as desired.

Things You'll Need

  • Lemon balm leaves
  • Teapot
  • Hot water
  • Usual hair-washing method

Sources and Citations

  • Herbal lore passed down

Article Info

Categories: Hair Care Preparations | Herbal Health