Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34www.flipmagazine.net July 2016 20 While there are several hair serums and conditioners that promise to ‘protect’ your hair or ‘repair’ your hair, these protectors and rescuers are also mixed with parabens and fragrance and other chemicals that are com- monly found in skincare and hair care products that are harmful to your health in the long run. Per usual I've compiled some DIY remedies that you can do from home to help repair and protect your tresses. Some of these can get a little sticky so have fun with it! Papaya, Honey & Greek Yogurt Papaya has folic acid that helps improves circulation to the hair follicles and promote hair growth. Greek yogurt is a light protein treatment that strengthens the hair strands. Honey is a humectant that contains antibacterial agents that destroy bacteria. 1 c mashed papaya ~ ½ c Greek yogurt ~ ⅓ c honey Mix all ingredients and apply to hair for 30 minutes then rinse with warm water. Aloe Vera Juice & Castor Oil Aloe Vera also known as the ‘miracle plant’, popular for healing sunburns, contains a Jellylike juice that con- tains 32 vitamins and minerals, 75 nutrients and hundreds of active enzymes. After shampooing your hair…. ´ ´ Remove gel from leaf and blend lightly. ´ ´ Mix blended gel with warm olive oil or coconut oil and apply to hair. Leave on for 20 minutes then rinse with cool water. Summeris Hair! DIY remediesforprotectingand repairinghairfromthesummersun By Jackie Learmond hhhh!!! It's summertime and the sun is out and in full effect. Well, we know to protect our skin but what about the first thing the sun touches? Our hair! It is always in direct con- tact with the sun and short of wearing a hat everyday how else can we protect our hair? When exposed to the sun everyday, UVA and UVB rays can damage the outside cover of the hair cuticle. Signs of sun- burned hair include discoloration, dry, brittle and/or broken strands, frizzi- ness, split ends and thinning hair. A