Skipping shampoo is not a new trend, but in a blog post Jacquelyn Byers says she has been "no poo" for five years because she wanted to avoid the excess chemicals.
“My hair is softer, less greasy and a prettier color since I stopped using shampoo,” she says.
At first, she tried organic and natural shampoos but found they were expensive and contained a list of unfamiliar ingredients. She opted for baking soda and apple cider vinegar. Unsatisfied with the results, she decided to skip the lather altogether and rinse with water twice a week (and occasionally comb). She plans to continue not using shampoo indefinitely.
On the Fourth Hour of TODAY Wednesday, co-host Hoda Kotb confessed to going a week without washing her hair. But for co-host Kathie Lee Gifford, that’s a recipe for stinkiness. “I’m not trying to put the lady down, but after two days a head starts to smell to me,” Kathie Lee said.
Read more: http://www.today.com/health/woman-goes-5-years-without-shampoo-2D11929453
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