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citrus sage and scalp treatment

Get to the root of that drab hair and make it shine with this DIY citrus hair & scalp treatment!

Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Author Lauren Toyota


  • 2 fresh sage leaves, finely chopped
  • 1/2 grapefruit, juiced
  • 1/2 lemon, juiced
  • 1 tbsp jojoba oil (NOTE: you could also use cold-pressed olive oil too)


  1. Add sage leaves to ¼ cup boiling water and steep until cool.

  2. Into a small bottle, pour juices and oil. (TIP: Use a salad dressing or oil bottle with a small spout for easy application to your scalp.)

  3. Remove sage leaves from water and add sage water to juice-oil mixture.

Recipe Notes

NOTE: Although this treatment is generally safe for all hair colors, use with caution if you’ve recently colored your hair.