Everyone knows rosemary, this aromatic herb often used in cooking as a flavoring for sauces or to flavor grills. But, did you know that it is possible to make a natural conditioner that improves the shine of the hair?
Recipe: Natural Rosemary Conditioner!
To make your natural conditioner, boil 1L of water in a saucepan and add 50g of rosemary leaves. After a quarter of an hour filter your preparation and let cool. Finally, add 4 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar. Apply twice a week after shampooing to your hair, one cup is enough, no rinsing is necessary. This natural rosemary infusion will improve hair shine. An economical and ecological solution to try, so why not plant a little rosemary in your garden?
Rosemary a honey plant, easy to grow
Its botanical name Rosmarinus meaning “dew of the sea”, characterizes this plant of the Lamiaceae family, native to the arid and rocky scrublands of the Mediterranean rim. Easily cultivated, rosemary appreciates well-sunny places and well-drained soils. Although native to the South, this plant supports negative temperatures, down to -18 ° C and can therefore be grown in all regions of France.
The cultivation of rosemary was already recommended in the royal estates by Charlemagne in the chapter De Villis. This document written in medieval Latin details the list of plants to be cultivated in gardens. Another advantage of this plant is that it is very melliferous, and therefore also helps to attract pollinating insects and a whole biodiversity beneficial to the garden.