Homemade Flax Seed Hair Gel

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4.8

13 reviews

100%
would repurchase
4.2/5
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5.0
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a year ago

I shall happily join the group of those singing praises to flaxseed hair gel. Over the past year I decided to go natural in my hair care and have tried a lot of new things: washing with chickpea...

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinSensitive, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesGreen



5.0
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a year ago

This is so cheap and easy to make and it's the best gel I've ever used. My 2-3a hi po hair is so frizz prone, but easily weighed down by heavy products. With the flax seed gel, I don't weigh it...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBlond

EyesBlue


5.0
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3 years ago

Just hands down the best thing I have ever put in my hair. For real. I make a very thick version on the stovetop, just the seeds and water. I don't use anything added to it or layered under...

About reviewer (19 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinAcne-prone, Olive, Warm

HairBlack, Curly, Fine

EyesHazel


5.0
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5 years ago

Where have you been all my life? Absolutely delighted with this .. it's a wonderful liquid styling gel for my curly frizzy hair. Makes hair soft and silky too. So happy to have found the recipe and...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium

HairBlond

EyesBlue


5.0
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5 years ago

I have fine medium length 3A curls. I went CG about 6 months ago and I am so glad I have found this recipe. It is the best for my hair. Now, I wash daily because my curls are fragile. After...

About reviewer (108 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinSensitive, Fair, Cool

HairBrown, Other, Fine

EyesBrown


4.0
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5 years ago

Edit- adding a couple of drops of honey and (simmered till thick) coconut milk (about 1/4 can for 2 T flaxseeds' gel) makes the curls last. Aloe vera mixed in also helps. -- he majority of...

About reviewer (635 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinSensitive, Medium, Not Sure

HairOther, Other, Other

EyesBrown


4.0
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6 years ago

At first, I found this incredibly difficult to make. If you wait for the boiling liquid to evaporate, you will have a thick lump of slime from which it is impossible to strain out the seeds. You...

About reviewer (199 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinAcne-prone, Dark

HairBlack

EyesBrown


5.0
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6 years ago

Okay, so I have experimented with the 'recipe' out there, which is basically boil 1 tbsp. of flax seeds in 1 cup of water for about 10-15 min. Then spend like an hour straining the seeds out !!!...

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Tan

HairBlack

EyesBrown


4.0
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7 years ago

I have made this a few times every couple of months to use as a styling gel. It gives amazing shine and curl definition for me as it is completely organic. I only make small batches and keep in the...

About reviewer (2203 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOily, Medium, Cool

HairBrunette, Curly, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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7 years ago

What you need: <br>1) A pot/wok that you don't mind scraping. <br>2) A few hours which you don't mind spending on the... <br>3) ...Few ounces of flax seed and water you've faithfully...

About reviewer (84 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Dark, Warm

HairBlack, Kinky, Medium

EyesBrown




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