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    • MYO: Hair Styling Gel

      MYO: Hair Styling Gel

      1/2 to 1 teaspoon unflavored gelatin
      1 cup warm water
      2 drops Lavender Essential Oil

      Dissolve gelatin in warm water, add essential oil Let set 10 minutes. Use as you would regular hair store bought gel.
      Comments 4 Comments
      1. mari23's Avatar
        mari23 -
        Hi! I was wondering how long does the hair styling gel last and do you need to store it in the refrigerator?
      1. Liss's Avatar
        Liss -
        Hi Mari, you do not need to store it in the fridge, but if you're going to keep it for more than a couple weeks, you'll want to add 2-3 drops of vitamin E oil (from a capsule, just prick it with a needle and add the drops) for a natural preservative. I've never had a problem with any mold, but I don't remember it ever lasting longer than a couple weeks.
      1. kwarlick's Avatar
        kwarlick -
        Do you have to put in the essential oil? I don't like any smells on my body...
      1. joyciejuly's Avatar
        joyciejuly -
        This would save me bundles! About to run out of my $18.95 bottle of gel! WOW! Do hope it works, will let you know in a day or two!


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