If you've been dealing with dull and damaged hair, chances are that you've turned to apple cider vinegar for damage control. And for good reason! Apple cider vinegar is a fantastic natural ingredient that's antimicrobial, acidic, and rich in vitamins and minerals, all of which are great for restoring scalp health and reviving damaged locks.

However, using apple cider vinegar directly on your hair without dilution can irritate the scalp and dry out your locks. But fret not, you can still reap the benefits of an ACV rinse minus any side effects. How? By turning to the Love Beauty & Planet Apple Cider Vinegar & Jasmine Range. Chock-full of all the benefits of natural apple cider vinegar, this clean beauty staple is a must-have if you want stronger, healthier hair. Not only does it lend the hair all the benefits that come with an apple cider vinegar rinse, but it’s also baddie-free and extremely nourishing. Formulated with ethically sourced ingredients and packed in 100% recycled bottles, we’re not lying when we say that it doesn’t get better than this. Plus, it’s vegan and PETA certified cruelty-free. Read on as we list down all the benefits of apple cider vinegar for hair.

 

01. It reduces hair breakage

01. It reduces hair breakage

Your hair tends to be more prone to breakage when it's alkaline and has a higher pH level than normal. Since apple cider vinegar is acidic, it manages to balance the pH levels of your hair, thereby reducing hair breakage and improving hair health. If you want a quick and easy solution to hair breakage, turn to the Love Beauty & Planet Apple Cider Vinegar & Jasmine Sulfate Free Shampoo. Formulated with natural apple cider vinegar from Switzerland and 100% organic coconut oil, this clean beauty gem not only reduces hair breakage but also improves hair health in the process. Plus, it doesn’t contain harsh chemicals like parabens, dyes, phthalates and sulfate cleansers – what’s not to love!

 

02. It controls frizz

02. It controls frizz

Dry hair that is in dire need of hydration tends to look frizzy. Those looking for some frizz control can turn to apple cider vinegar since it contains acetic acid, which is known to curb dryness and keep frizz at bay. It doesn't matter whether your hair is curly or textured, thin or thick — apple cider vinegar manages to control frizz for all hair types while making the hair shinier too.

 

03. It adds shine

03. It adds shine

If dull, lifeless hair has been bringing you down, turn to apple cider vinegar to revive your tresses with ease. The hero ingredient manages to close hair cuticles and smoothen the hair, making it appear glossy. Opt for the Love Beauty & Planet Apple Cider Vinegar & Jasmine Paraben Free Conditioner to amp up the shine in your strands. The clean beauty conditioner is infused with the shine-boosting properties of natural apple cider vinegar from Switzerland, along with the floral scent of Egyptian white jasmine essential oil and the hydrating qualities of organic coconut oil. Added bonus? It’s parabens, dyes, phthalates and sulfate-free too.

 

04. It clarifies the scalp

04. It clarifies the scalp

Since apple cider vinegar has both antibacterial and antifungal properties, it manages to balance out the pH levels on the scalp, thus reducing the occurrence of dandruff. Confused about why that happens? When there's too much yeast in the oily areas of the scalp, you tend to get dandruff — apple cider vinegar is effective again yeast, fungus and bacteria, making it a godsend for those struggling with dandruff.

 

05. It helps with itchiness and irritation

05. It helps with itchiness and irritation

Whether you have a dry scalp, or an inflamed one, ACV's got your back. Apple cider vinegar, as aforementioned, gets rid of the yeast overgrowth, thus managing to reduce irritation and itchiness while calming the scalp and restoring pH balance thanks to its anti-inflammatory properties.