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How to Make Hair Products

Waving Lotion

Add some spring to your curls with this gentle lotion.


  • Measuring cup
  • Mixing bowl
  • Measuring spoons
  • Mixing spoon
  • Pint jar with cover


  • Rose water
  • Tragacanth gum
  • Glycerin

Note: Buy the ingredients at a pharmacy.

Yield: 1 pint

Measure 2 cups of rose water into a mixing bowl and add 2 tablespoons of tragacanth gum and 2 tablespoons of glycerin. Mix the ingredients thoroughly. Pour the lotion into a pint jar and cover it tightly.

Use the lotion as you would a commercial preparation.