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Curly Hair Hacks to Change Your Life

hair hacks to change your life

If you’re a curly girl like me, do you find your hair is prone to frizz?  Feels crispy in this winter weather? Dry? Sometimes both oily AND dry?!….  I can relate well!

Curly hair always looks beautiful when it’s well moisturised and frizz free!  But despite its beauty, curly hair needs plenty of TLC and is high maintenance in comparison to hair that’s bone straight.  Here are some handy tips and tricks to get your curls popping!

Towel Dry No More! Use A Microfibre Towel Or Cotton T-Shirt Instead

Regular towels can tug and pull on your hair which makes it susceptible to damage.  A microfibre towel will dry your hair gently without causing friction.  If you don’t have a microfibre towel, a cotton t-shirt will do the trick just as well.  Below is a video of the cotton t-shirt method:

 Cr: AshleysGreenLife

Use Products With Natural Ingredients

natural oil products

Using products with natural ingredients keeps product build up and damage at bay.  Products containing petroleum or mineral oil only coat the hair and will ultimately make curly hair dry and brittle and encourage that dreaded frizz!

Natural products such as coconut oil, olive oil, argan oil and shea butter are nature’s moisturisers and conditioners.  You can easily make your own hair moisturiser and conditioner using natural products.  Most of which you may already have laying around the home.  Using natural ingredients on curly hair will penetrate the cuticle, providing moisture from within and will not just sit on top causing build up.


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