Let’s talk about frizz, what causes it and what are 9 things you could be doing that are causing your hair to frizz!
Let’s start with a mini lesson on frizz. It may surprise you to know that frizz is actually caused when your hair is dry and lacks moisture. Why? Because when your hair is dry the cuticle is rough.
So when the weather is humid, it’s the perfect recipe for frizz. The outer layer of the hair takes in the moisture from the air, causing the hair to swell and frizz. (Source HuffPost)
Think of your hair strand like a feather, when you pull it down in the correct direction it’s perfect and smooth. Pull it up in the wrong direction and it becomes a rough, fluffy and an ugly mess.
So what can you do to help your hair be as frizz free as possible? Avoid and don’t do these 9 things below, because it’s likely the cause of your frizz. Ready?
🔸using products with sulfates
🔸using products with alcohols
🔸using silicone products
🔸washing your hair in boiling hot water then not closing the cuticle with cold water after shampoo
🔸touching your hair to much
🔸towel drying your hair
🔸over using hot tools
🔸brushing when it doesn’t need to be brushed
🔸not using a silk pillow case
Well that sucks Rachel... so how can I help my hair? Don’t worry, I’ve got 5 bonus helpful tips for you tomorrow!
✨Are you doing one of these 9 things? Be honest and tell me below.