Hair Recipes

How to Do a Fermented Rice Water Rinse for Stronger and Softer Hair

rice water results
@Maryam Hampton

That rice you have lingering in your cabinet has another use besides being a complement to your dinner, you can use it in your hair! Rice water rinses are used to strengthen, soften and add shine to your strands.

Step #1: Rinse your rice 

rinse rice firstRinse off your rice to remove any dirt or impurities


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  1. Robbie says:

    How much rice do you use? And do you ferment with the lid on or off?

  2. Gwen says:

    I am so afraid to try this. My hair is low porosity and does not react to products like most people’s hair. And super fine hair as well. So, I am quite sceptical

    1. My hair is low porosity as well and my hair loved it! No harm in trying.

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