Thursday, May 17, 2012

Beautilicious // DIY Beach Hair Spray

Welcome to my first Beautilicious Feature post. 
(I know, I know... the name is a little lame.... maybe I should think about it some more?)

Today I am going to share how to make your own texturing Beach Hair Spray .
It is super easy and you can make it with just 4 simple ingredients that you most likely already have.

DIY Sea spray

And ingredient No. 4 -  Water

When I made my batch, I didn't measure.... Oops!
I pretty much sprinkled a nice pile of salt, added a small dollop of gel and a squeeze of conditioner, then watered it down to a spray consistency! Totally accurate measurements there! You can then put it in a spray bottle and use like any normal spray.

I guess you just have to experiment? If you aren't getting enough bounce/texture, add more salt and gel. If you are getting greasy hair, wayyy too much conditioner.. 
I think I probably used a bit much salt because I could taste salt at random times during the day (hehe) Reminded me of being at the beach (I guess that's perfect?!)

I was thinking it would be nice if it smelt like coconut - maybe some coconut oil instead of the conditioner?

I also added a little column over there --->

In response to the popular 'Things I am Afraid to Tell You' posts going around at the moment.
I am not really the kind of person that is afraid to say things about myself. If I'm feeling discouraged, embarrassed, happy or excited, you will hear about it! So, I am starting my own trend... things I'm not afraid to tell you... Just some silly little facts about myself that might surprise, interest, or annoy you... 


  1. love number 2 literally laughed out loud :)

    1. hehe at first I thought you meant step 2 of the beach spray... i was confused!!

      ;) Glad you find it funny

  2. Hi, sorry for being a bit slow, but is it really sprayable? Are you supposed to fill it into a little spraybottle or use it like a gel?
    Thanks for sharing your great ideas :)

    1. Good point, I did forget to mention one key ingredient!! Water... Oops!! Will edit now :)

  3. Oh my goodness, I just stumbled upon your blog and wow am I glad! I love this post! I'm going to have to browse through all your old posts now to see what I've been missing.
    (PS, dollop, and good sized are totally great measurements =)

  4. stumbled onto your blog and just wanted to leave you a little blog luv! Def enjoyed this post!! New Follower :-)


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