Green Shampoo Recipe

550 grams – Makes 2 - 8 oz. Bottles


This Eco-Cert shampoo can be used daily to create silky soft healthy hair. The all-natural surfactants ensure there are no harsh chemicals stripping the hair of its natural oils. Nourishing Panthenol and hydrating Honeyquat help repair damage while cleansing naturally.

Part A

60%        Purified Water (Room Temperature)                 330 grams







Part B

15%         Decyl Glucoside Surfactant                              82 grams

10%         Caprylyl/Capryl Glucoside Surfactant               55 grams

3%           Amphosol Surfactant                                       18 grams







Part C

1%         Panthenol                                                      6 grams

0.5%       Honeyquat                                                   3 grams

4%         Polyquaternium 7                                         22 grams

2%         Liquid Crothix                                              11 grams

1%         Optiphen Plus Preservative                        5 grams

Part D

1%         Polysorbate 20                                             6 grams

0.5%       Fragrance or Essential oil if desired             3 grams




Fragrance or Essential Oil to desired fragrance           








1. Add Part A to a measuring cup. Additional heating may be required.

2. 2. Add Part B to Part A, one ingredient at a time, mixing gently after each addition to fully incorporate.

3. 2. 3. Add Part C, one ingredient at a time, mixing gently after each addition to fully incorporate.

4. In a separate small mixing vessel mix together Polysorbate 20 and any Fragrance or Essential Oil. Once fully mixed together add to rest of ingredients and stir gently to combine.
5. If concerned about keeping colour in the hair, create a Citric Acid Solution (made using 50% Citric Acid and 50% water) and add it to the shampoo until pH is lowered to between pH 3-4. 

6. Add Labcolor if desired and package into bottles . 

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