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How do you make water based pomade?

How do you make water based pomade?


  1. Boil Water. Fill your pot to about 30-50% capacity and bring to a boil.
  2. Measure Ingredients.
  3. Melt Ingredients.
  4. Heat until your waxes and oils are fully incorporated.
  5. Remove from heat.
  6. Add Essential Oils.
  7. Pour the mixture into your pomade container.

What ingredients are in water based pomade?

Ingredients: Water(Aqua), Ceteareth-25, Glycerin, Propylene Glycol, PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera), Polysorbate-20, PVP, Fragrance(Parfum), Phenoxyethanol, Capryl Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Hexylene Glycol, Blue 1, Red 33.

How do I make my own pomade?

DIY Hair Pomade (for moderate hold)

  1. 3 Tbsp shea butter.
  2. 2 Tbsp beeswax pastilles.
  3. 2 Tbsp jojoba oil.
  4. 1 Tbsp arrowroot powder (or cornstarch)
  5. 1/2 tsp vitamin E (optional)
  6. 5 drops Rosemary essential oil (optional)
  7. 5 drops Cedarwood essential oil (optional)

Is water based pomade bad for your hair?

Does Pomade Make Your Hair Fall Out? No, pomade doesn’t make your hair fall out. But if you use pomade too much, this bad for your hair, you can close or block the pores on your scalp and forehead causing them to break out, so, starting with a very small amount when styling with pomade is recommended.

Should I use water with pomade?

Since the product is water-based, it only makes sense that putting pomade on damp hair might break the product down. Yes, it should’ve been obvious but I just always used product on towel-dried hair after shower because it’s easy and convenient to style directly after showering.

What is water based pomade?

Water-based pomades are water soluble, meaning they wash out easily with water, while oil-based pomades are made from “greasy” ingredients like lanolin, beeswax, and petroleum. The term “greaser” references the slick-looking ingredients commonly used in these pomades.

What can I use instead of pomade?

A dab of molasses can create a great hair pomade or wax. Simply dip your fingers in a little molasses, rub between your hands to generate some heat, and smooth onto your hair to condition ends and smooth away flyaways.

Does suavecito cause hair loss?

Suavecito Pomade Original Hold 4 oz, 1 Pack – Medium Hold Hair Pomade For Men – Medium Shine Water Based Wax Like Flake Free Hair Gel – Easy To Wash Out – All Day Hold For All Hairstyles. Q:does it cause hair loss or thinning? A: Hair loss from pomade use is due to user error, not the product.

How can you tell if pomade is water based?

Even though the name says everything, when looking for a water-based pomade, if the first ingredient reads water, then you are likely dealing with a water-based pomade (should be obvious right?). Also, do keep a look out for the term “water-soluble”.