The term "Ph" refers to the balalnce between acid and alkaline, which must be measured with the presence of water, because adry substances do not have a ph. ph ranges from 0 to 14 with 7.0 being neutral, like water anything under 7.0 is acid anything above is alkaline. human hair seems to like a mildly acid ph level. Although hair has no ph, the scalp and the natural oils which coat the cuticle of the hair do a have a ph between 4.5 and 5.5 . shampoos that claim to be ph balanced usually range from 4.5 to 6.5. Basically , ph balanced means that the shampoo is gentle , not harsh
what are the benefits of natural sources, such as botanicals, eggs, honey, aloe vera, etc., in shampoo?
Natural source botanicals add protein and conditioning agents to shampoo. They may be derived from plant and vegetable extracts or other sources. The benefit to hair is that they contain proteins and moisture in a natural state, and could be an alternative for those with a sensitive scalp. Biotera, Mixx Essential Sudz, Jheri Redding proffessional prescription Transpose and Aura shampoos contain natural extracts
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To stimulate circulation in the scalp to promote healthy hair growth, use a rubber scalp massager while shampooing.