Fall Hair Products and Tips
Fall is the best time to repair damage caused by the heat and humidity of summer and prepare your hair for the cool, dry months ahead. Here are some fall hair tips and products for keeping your hair moisturized and frizz-free all autumn long.
1. Lay Off the Glycerin
Glycerin can be helpful to smooth out frizz during the warmer humid months; however, in the cooler months glycerin can have the opposite effect. In dry weather, glycerin will do your curls no justice. Instead, go for a water-based product. Look at the ingredient list and pick out the one with water at the top. Here’s what we recommend:
2. Use Less Protein
Products containing protein are wonderful for helping hair growth, but in the dryer months they are known to cause build up. Protein-rich products have a tendency to make hair dry and brittle, and in the cooler months these effects will be multiplied. If you’re on a strict protein-regimen to promote hair growth, simply try lessening the amount of protein you expose your hair to during the fall and add a heavy moisturizer. We recommend:
3. Use a Sealant
Curly hair needs moisture no matter what season it is, but when the weather is perfect outside it’s easy to forget our sealants. Don’t skip this step in your fall regimen! Be sure to use a sealant on your curls to help retain moisture and keep your hair shiny and beautiful. Some favorite sealants of ours are coconut oil, argan oil, and Shea butter. We recommend: