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Hair Rescue Mask

From Upstate Locally Grown Market

<p>This is a great conditioning hair mask for repairing dry, damaged hair especially during the winter months. It will help revive lackluster hair, from your scalp to the ends of your hair. (Yield: 5 ounces)</p>
Source: EcoBeauty -- Scrubs, Rubs, Masks, and Bath Bombs for You and Your Friends" author Janice Cox shares some of her favorite recipes to soothe dry winter tresses. (Entered by Donna Putney)
Serves: Yeilds 5 oz.

1/2 cup plain yogurt
2 Tbs light olive oil
2-4 drops essential oil of peppermint
1-2 drops essential oil of rosemary

Step by Step Instructions
  1. Put all the ingredients in a blender and mix until you have a smooth paste.
  2. Apply the mixture to clean, damp hair and massage into your hair and scalp.
  3. Put on a shower cap or wrap your hair in an old towel and leave the mixture on for 15 minutes, then rinse well with warm water and style as usual.