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How to Deep Condition with Greek Yogurt


Deep conditioning with Greek yogurt moisturizes, detangles, and adds shine to your hair. Greek yogurt also works as a light protein treatment, strengthening the hair strands.

Greek Yogurt Deep Conditioner is ideal for…

  • hair that is brittle, dry, and needs moisture

  • hair that is dull, lackluster, and needs shine

  • hair that likes thick, creamy conditioners

  • hair that needs a light protein treatment

Do it yourself: how to deep condition with Greek yogurt

Where to purchase: plain Greek yogurt can be bought at your local grocery store.

Preparation: place 4-5 tablespoons of Greek yogurt into a small bowl.

Step 1: Part your hair into 4-6 sections and make 4-6 big twists.

Step 2: Untwist one section of hair. Apply the Greek yogurt to the section from root to end using your fingers. Re-twist section. Repeat this process until all your twists are covered with yogurt.

Tip: Add more Greek yogurt to the drier areas of your hair.

Step 3: Place a shower cap over your hair for 30 minutes - 1 hour.

Step 4: Rinse your hair with cool or luke-warm water.

Ways to use the Greek Yogurt Deep Conditioner…

use before shampooing or co-washing your hair

use after shampooing or co-washing your hair

Watch this video by natural hair vlogger Naptural85 to see how she deep conditions her hair with Greek Yogurt.

This video demonstrates…

how to apply Greek Yogurt to hair

what the hair looks like after rinsing

Have you used yogurt as a deep conditioner? Share your results with us!

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