Our hair can become dull and lifeless due to excessive build-up caused by certain hair styling products, even shampoos and conditioners. Similarly to our body our hair also needs a regular 'detox session'. Whether you're using chemical or homemade methods to do this, it must be done regularly. You can free your hair from these damaging residues by applying the following build-up remover recipes. Baking Soda and Water Baking soda is used for several purposes in skin and hair care. It's ability to dissolve hair styling products can make it an efficient build-up remover. Use the following recipe to create an efficient deep conditioning treatment. hair-build-up-removerThe ingredients are: - Baking Soda - Water Pour some water into a bowl then add two parts of baking soda. This way you'll make a paste, then apply it to your hair. Make it evenly, let your hair absorb the thick mixture for 30-40 minutes. Finally wash it off with warm water, use shampoo and conditioner to wash your hair as usual. Professionals advise you to make this treatment when needed. Don't make a habit of it, since it might cause more damage than good. Apple Cider Vinegar Apple cider vinegar can do miracles for almost any type of hair, due to its acid content. It will immediately eliminate silicone and oil excess that makes hair look limp. It will not only condition your hair but also give your strands natural shine and volume. The ingredients: - 1 quart of water - � cup of apple cider vinegar - large bowl or spray bottle Mix the water with the � cup of vinegar, then wash your hair as usual. Use shampoo to prepare your strands for the following step. Rinse your hair, then pour 2 cups of the solution onto your hair and let it soak for a couple of minutes. Then rinse it off with cold water. If you prepared a large amount of it, you can store it in a spraying bottle until the next treatment. Repeat this ritual once every other week, however if you wish, you can have it after each washing.