DIY Heat Protectant and Hair Repair Recipe
Serves: 1 cup
  • ½ cup shea butter (I use THIS one)
  • 2 tablespoons avocado oil (I use THIS)
  • 10 drops essential oil of choice* see notes below for my essential oil recommendations for your hair type (I personally use THIS one)
  1. Add your shea butter and avocado oil to a mixing bowl or stand mixer.
  2. Then, mix with an electric hand mixer or stand mixer (with whipping attachment) on high speed until light and fluffy (about 5-10 minutes). Whipped Shea Butter! Homemade Heat Protectant for Hair
  3. Add in your essential oil of choice. Mix again for about 10 more seconds or until combined. Scoop in an 8 ounce jar or two 4 ounce jars. DIY Heat Protectant and Hair Repair Styling Cream - this stuff transformed my hair!!!
To Use:
  1. Use sparingly on damp or dry hair before heat styling. Use from mid hair to ends, avoiding roots and scalp.
  2. Keep in a cupboard for up to 2 years.
Essential Oil Recommendations based on Hair type:

Dry, Damaged and/or Color Treated Hair:
Geranium Essential Oil

Oily Hair:
Rosemary Essential Oil

Dry, Thin Hair:
Peppermint Essential Oil

All Hair Types:
Lavender Essential Oil
Recipe by Primally Inspired at