Wet hair and scalp with warm water thoroughly. Apply an amount in Palm of hands and apply straight to scalp and hair. Cover all strands evenly. Rub the scalp generously. Pull clay wash down hair or section of hair while rubbing it gently into hair to loosen dirt and product. Rinse thoroughly until water runs clear. Condition by either applying to hair for a few minutes or deep condition for 30 minutes to 1 hour. Rinse and style hair as usual. Can be used lightly between washes. This lightly scented exfoliating cleaner will clean your scalp of buildup and is great for bi-weekly and Monthly Hair Washers. Usually, one application is all that is needed. For heavy buildup, Rinse and repeat wash.