Having a perm means using lots of harsh chemicals on your hair. It could then leave your hair with gorgeous permanent waves but would also be leaving some smell which could last for weeks.

If you are wondering how you can remove the smell, worry no more as there are remedies for it which you can find at your own home.

Here are some ways on how you can get rid of the perm smell out of your hair:

Baking Soda

BAKING SODABaking soda is known for naturalizing odors and could help on removing the perm smell out of your hair.

Mix two tablespoons of baking soda with a teaspoon of water. Before going to bed, put the mixture on your hair, you could use a comb to spread the mixture thoroughly.

Tomato Juice


Tomatoes could help fight the alkaline nature of the leftover perming chemicals on your hair which causes the smell.

Wet your hair, once it becomes damp, apply tomato juice on your hair and massage evenly. Make sure that the juice is evenly distributed from the scalp up to the ends of your hair.

Wrap your hair with a towel and let the tomato juice soak on your hair for at least 30 minutes. Rinse your hair afterwards and use shampoo.

Leave-on conditioners

conditionersThese could condition your hair and leaves a long lasting fragrance.



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