Essential Oil Hair Detangler

Hair Detangler Recipe

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My daughter has long, stringy hair. Somedays, it’s a bear to comb, but with the help of this essential oil hair detangler, we can get through her hair with a comb with ease!

Yield: ½ Cup
Prep time: 5 Minutes
Total time: 8-10 hours (mixed)


Vegetable Glycerin | 1 Tbsp

Lavender Essential Oil | 10 Drops

Peppermint Essential Oil | 10 Drops

Melaleuca Essential Oil | 4 Drops

Glass Spray Bottle | 4 Oz



  1. Add Glycerin and essential oils to spray bottle.  Place lid on and shake to combine.
  2. Remove the lid and fill the bottle up the rest of the way with water.  Place the lid back on and shake again.
  3. Let the combo sit overnight before using.
  4. To use: shake well before use, spray lightly over hair and brush through until smooth.