Dry-Hair Beauty Secret From Upper Peninsula in Michigan Also Great on Pancakes

Categories: Beauty Lab

Beauty Lab: Cookin' up good looks in nature's pharmacy.

phyllis_diller.jpg
My hair has a mind of its own.
​I've since given up on trying to tame the beast living atop my head. Dry, fuzzy, curly, it's been likened to everything from a tumbleweed to dirty cotton candy. I know, hot.

But wait, all hope may not be lost for battlers of brittle skull bushes. Kym Douglas and Cindy Pearlman, beauty experts and authors of The Beauty Cookbook say they've got the solution, and it comes from my home state of Michigan, albeit the peninsula/militia part.

Tap that sap, Baby.

While Kym was in the Upper Peninsula in Michigan, the woodsy women folk told her that tree sap was their secret to soft, shiny hair. And beauty writer, Janice Cox, says, "Maple sap is a colorless watery solution that contains sugar, various acids, and salts. That is why pure maple syrup is a treat for dry, damaged hair. It restores moisture and gives hair extra body and shine."

gentle.jpg
Little boy, get away from my man!
​Well whaddya know, it works.

Slathering a half cup of pure maple syrup on your clean, dry hair may feel as if you're readying yourself for an evening with Gentle Ben, but after leaving on for 20-30 minutes (you may want to wear a shower cap or wrap your hair in Saran Wrap) and then rinsing well with warm water, your dry do will feel softer and reveal it's shinier side.

Oh, and since the bottle's out, fire up that griddle. We're makin' pancakes!

Have you tried this? Want to? Add a comment below.

My Voice Nation Help
1 comments
chaoduyu520
chaoduyu520

 It really is links of london 3 rd biggest airport, using Luton airport along with Gatwick airport while using British federal government in 1984 official a plan to generate the environment interface in 2 phases to help remedy stress from Luton airport and Gatwick airport.The air interface will be linked to links of london sale simply by educates from Stansted air-port railway stop that perform per hour for you to London Liverpool Street train station, as well as frequently used inform know-how to be able to Stratford, Golders eco-friendly as well as links of london charms Victoria. it is also based near to each one of your M11 motorway which usually links London for you to Cambridge also it is about thirty moments push through links of london bracelet to generate fast inbound links for the cash.

Now Trending

From the Vault

 

Loading...