You might be wondering if you can leave green tea in your hair overnight. Find out how!
Leaving nourishing stuff in your hair overnight is a popular way to get all the beneficial nutrients to sink deep into your hair follicles. There are several benefits to this including faster hair growth and strengthened hair follicles.
Now you can’t just leave anything in your hair all night. I mean, can you leave eggs in your hair overnight? I wouldn’t recommend it yet some people actually do for a deep protein treatment! But there are some things that are perfectly fine to leave in your hair overnight especially if they’re non-messy!
Green Tea for Hair Care
The first time I heard of using green tea for beauty, I found out that it’s an amazing anti-aging ingredient. Sip away the tea for youthful looking skin! When I really started getting into DIY beauty, I incorporated green tea in my skin care routine such as this DIY Green Tea Toner for Oily Skin. It is a lovely skin toner!
Then later on I discovered you can put green tea on your hair too! It acts as a natural conditioner, hair de-tangler, hydrator and hair strengthener! It also stimulates hair growth when massaged into the hair roots!
“Can I Leave Green Tea in my Hair Overnight?”
You totally can! Green tea is perfectly safe and okay to leave in your hair overnight. It is non-messy and non-sticky so it can stay on your hair without being gross. And you can wash it off the next morning without a fuss!
How to Use Green Tea on Your Hair Overnight
There are a number of good ways you can use green tea on your hair overnight! Just remember, wait for the green tea to dry up completely before you sleep because wet hair can make you sick!
Ways to use green tea on your hair overnight:
1. Green Tea Hair Spray: Fill a spray bottle with cooled green tea and mist it all over your hair. Let it dry then get some shut eye! Read more: DIY Green Tea Hair Spray for Beautiful Hair
2. Green Tea Hair Rinse: Make a green tea hair rinse by pouring cooled green tea (made with one green tea bag and one cup of water) into a Pyre measuring cup. Pour this over your hair as the final hair rinse. Leave it on until your next shower. Read more: DIY Green Tea Hair Rinse for Shiny Silky Hair
3. Green Tea Leave-in Hair Conditioner: Try my DIY Green Tea Leave-in Conditioner which I love so much! Yes, it’s supposed to stay on your hair till your next hair wash!
So the answer to your question, lovely readers, is YUP! Go right ahead and use green tea on your hair overnight! It has great hair benefits!