Black Tea Rinse

famus_darlingfamus_darling Posts: 85Registered Users
Has anyone tried it. I recently discovered I have a bald spot due to alopecia, which is already growing back on it's own, but I would love to help it along it's way.

What about garlic and onion oil? Any protein sensitivity issues?

Thank you.
Me: 3c, very thick
BC- May 2010
Current routine:
pre poo: avacado, banana babyfood, grapeseed oil, and silk amino acid. Cleanser: DC No Poo 1x a week and BC 1x a week. DT: GVP Cond balm and grape seed oil
Co-wash: GVP CD, TJ tea tree
Leave-in: GVP CD, TJ tea tree, and grape seed oil
Styling: HETT and castor oil
DD (8 & 6 yo): both4s (1 thick, 2 thin) – keep in 2strand twists
DD (4yo): 3b (very thin, hard to grow) – keep in single braids with lots of beads for protection


  • KeihsKeihs Posts: 435Registered Users
    Black tea rinses really do help with shedding, (in a much less stinkier way) like garlic or onion. Careful though, for some, the black tea rinses have a bit of protein effects and may leave your hair a bit dry and rough, but its usually gone once you condition over it. When I rinse with black tea, my hair instantly feels stronger
  • KeihsKeihs Posts: 435Registered Users
    Black tea rinses are usually for shedding though, but it may help with retaining growth. So, don't expect it to do things it doesn't

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