3 Natural Humectants For Afro Textured Hair


Hello Girls,
Awesome article for upcoming warmer months!
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IMG_20140306_160139 My hair soak & wet

Hello Beauties! As spring slowly approaches, (pun intended), we lovely naturals must be prepared for the dryness our hair is about witness. So, in this post Iโ€™m sharing how to avoid dry hair at all cost. ๐Ÿ™‚

WHAT IS A HUMECTANT?

  • a substance that attracts water
  • since it attracts water, that area is kept moisturized
  • most common is glycerin

3 HUMECTANTS FOR THE HAIR

  1. WATER:ย is the ultimate moisturizer. Water equals moisture. To introduce or retain moisture, water must be present in your daily hair routine and diet. Of course, we all know this; moisturize your hair and body from the inside out by drinking water.
  2. ALOE VERA:ย is a natural moisturizer and pH balancer for hair. ย It doesnโ€™t matter if youโ€™re using the juice or the gel; the properties are the same. I like to mix aloe vera gel with my leave-in conditionerย orย whipped sheaโ€ฆ

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