Natural Beauty RecipesPine Needle Leaf Vinegar Hair Rinse Natural Beauty Recipe

Pine Needle Leaf Vinegar Hair Rinse Natural Beauty Recipe

Not only is Pine Needle Leaf Vinegar Hair Rinse Natural Beauty Recipe frugal to make but it’s earthy smell that makes pine the ideal key ingredient for shampoo – it’s also the fact that it’s a completely natural anti-bacterial and anti-fungal agent, and has wonderfully soothing qualities on the scalp.

Pine Needle Leaf Vinegar Hair Rinse Natural Beauty Recipe - The Homestead Survival - Shampoo & Conditioner

There’s nothing quite like pine, is there? That distinctive smell it has – sharp, yet refreshingly natural, bringing to mind a relaxing walk through a cool and shady forest – is quite unlike any of nature’s many other sweet scents.

This makes it ideal for combatting dandruff, eczema, psoriasis, and a number of other issues that can potentially plague the scalp.




2 cups apple cider vinegar

1/4 cup minced pine needles leaves (no wood stems)

1 wide-mouth glass mason jar

Sheet of plastic wrap

Large Rubber band


There are a number of ways that pine needles can be applied to the scalp; but the most popular option is soaking them in vinegar, which is a common substance of choice among those who choose not to use traditional shampoos.

But perhaps the best part? Pine vinegar hair rinse can be made for yourself; and not only is it easy as can be, but it’s also pretty much guaranteed to be way cheaper than most shampoos.

1. In a glass mason jar, simply place about 1/4 cup of minced pine needles

2. Pour 2 cups of apple cider vinegar over pine needles.

3. Seal the jar by placing a sheet of plastic wrap and secure with a large rubber band.

4. Allow it to sit in a cool dark place for about one week. Swirl the glass mason jar in a circle with your wrist once every 2 days.

5. Strain out the needles, and you’ve got your own anti-bacterial, gorgeously scented, and all-natural pine vinegar hair rinse!

6. To use: Pour 1/2 cup of strained infused pine needle apple cider liquid into an empty shampoo bottle and fill the rest of the bottle up with water. Shake.

7. After washing your hair with shampoo and rinsing your hair completely. Apply pine needle infused hair rinse. Massage into scalp.

8. Allow it to work it’s magic for 3 minutes before rinsing with cold water to close hair shafts. When it comes to your hair, cold water helps to seal your hair cuticle, making it lay smoothly

Your hair will shine with natural beauty and be stronger.


As an added bonus, you may want to take a peek at the article “Collection of Natural Beauty Hair Rinses”:



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