how to care for frizzy hair
When your hair is dehydrated, the cuticle opens up to absorb moisture from the air and causes it to frizz. Learn how to care for frizzy hair.
Frizzy hair is caused by a higher level of humidity in the air than moisture in the hair. The cuticle, the outermost layer on your strands, opens up to absorb moisture from the air and causes frizz. Due to the high levels of humidity in the air in Malta, frizzy hair is a common problem for many women and men. Find out how you can care for frizzy hair so that the cuticle stays smooth and your hair looks polished.
choose the right hair care products
Using specific hair care products for frizzy hair can make a huge difference. For example, a shampoo for frizzy hair will tend to be salt and sulphate free and contain high levels of glycerine or a similar ingredient. Therefore, a shampoo for frizzy hair is more gentle on the hair, hydrates it from the inside out, smoothens the cuticle and protects it from breakage. Try the milk_shake shampoo for frizzy hair.
condition condition condition
If your hair is dehydrated, the cuticle will open up to allow moisture in … and make your hair look frizzy! So be generous when moisturising your hair with a conditioner and select one that is especially indicated for frizzy hair. Alternate between using shampoo and conditioner and only conditioner when you wash your hair. Conditioner also contains some surfactant so your hair is cleaned without stripping away its natural oils. Use deep conditioning treatment for frizzy hair regularly and use specially indicated frizzy hair products as part of your daily routine.
be gentle with the hair dryer
Avoid blow-drying your hair while your hair is still wet, as too much hot air focused directly on the strands dehydrates the hair. Towel dry by wrapping it in a towel – do not rub the hair with the towel. Allow your hair to be almost completely dry before using a hair dryer.
learn the taming tricks
From hair brushing to taming flyaways, it is always useful to learn a few hacks. We give you some useful tips for taming that wild hair that seems to have a life of its own. Find out how to tame dry frizzy hair and return to your sleek, polished look.