How to make a balm that will make your hair shiny


How to make a balm that will make your hair shiny

Broccoli oil has been recognized recently as an alternative component to silicone additives for hair care. It can help prevent your hair for being brittle and revive the scalp, while making it smooth and shiny. Most of all, it all will happen without weighing your hair and will avoid exaggerated fat content. The recipe for making Broccoli oil is almost the same with the procedures in making hair conditioner with mustard oil. By taking this recipe as a basis, we’ll make balm for hair with oil of broccoli which will give a shine to a hair.

You´ll need

  • Rosemary hydrosol – 2.79 oz (79 g.)
  • Broccoli oil – 0.14 oz (4 g.)
  • Emulsifier BTMS – 0.14 oz (4 g.)
  • Conditioning emulsifier – 0.11 oz (3 g.)
  • Cetyl alcohol – 0.09 oz (2.5 g.)
  • Kelp extract – 0.11 oz (3 g.)
  • Apricot powder – 0.07 oz (2 g.)
  • Lactic acid – 0.03 oz (1 g.)
  • Preservative Optiphen Plus – 0.03 oz (1 g.)
  • Rosemary essential oil – 10 drops


  • How to make a balm that will make your hair shiny

    For your reference in following the step-by-step procedure, use the same steps on how to make balm with mustard oil.

  • Melt the oils and emulsifiers by using of water bath method and pour them into the preheated rosemary hydrosol. Mix them until it becomes a smooth mixture.
  • Dissolve the kelp extract and apricot powder in a small amount of hydrosol and pour them into the cooled down balm. Mixed them again thoroughly.
  • Add the rosemary essential oil, lactic acid, and preservative.
  • Mix again thoroughly, then pour the balm mixture in clear containers with a dispenser.
  • Balm for hair with broccoli oil comes out very light and gentle, it is easily spreads on the hair without weighing them or making greasy. Your hair will now be shiny, smooth, silky, and easy to comb.


  • After washing your hair, apply only a small amount of balm while your hair is wet, but only for 1-2 minutes, and then rinse it with warm water.

Was this article helpful? Share with friends!

Article Info

Author: Maria
  • Likes received:
    Amount of "likes" is based on popularity of author´s articles and reviews in social networks. The more "likes" your publications get, the higher the total number of your "likes".
  • Reviews count: 2
  • Comments count: 38
  • Articles count: 111


  1. Windy 09 October 2013 :

    It all sounds nice, I wish it was true, because I’ve already tried various snampoos and conditioners that turned out to be useless.

  2. Missy 22 October 2013 :

    As for me, combing hair after washing is the major problem. I hope this remedy will help, because I’m fed up with losing my precious hair!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *