Don't use appliances on it for a while so that it can recover if your hair is damaged. For example, those curling irons, rollers, and other appliances can really damage the hair more than strengthen it. Try giving your hair a little break from the heat here and there.
Your hair must stay moist otherwise breakage occurs when your hair becomes brittle and dry. Water temperature while you shampoo is important. Rinse with cold water after shampooing your hair. This stops the heat from stripping your hair of it's natural moisture and promotes a lustrous sheen.
Use this easy and low-cost deep-conditioner to treat your dry hair. Apply a generous portion of conditioner to your wet hair. Wrap a towel around your hair in order to keep the heat trapped. Once a half hour has passed, shampoo your hair, then rinse thoroughly until the conditioner is gone.
When you use a blow dryer on your hair, move it around to avoid heating one section of hair for too long. That way, serious damage resulting from heat can be prevented.
Using a curling iron or blow dryer often can really damage your hair. Before you use heating tools, be certain to protect hair follicles by using a styling serum or cream. These serums and creams will protect your hair against the high heat you apply to it.
Use a satin pillowcase. This will keep your curly hair protected at night. Ordinary cotton pillowcases have a tendency to leach the oil and moisture out of your hair. Satin pillowcases protect your hair and allows you to wake with beautiful curls. You can get the same effect by wearing a scarf or bonnet of satin to bed, too.
Wetting your hair prior to swimming is recommended so it soaks up a little less chlorine if you're swimming regularly. Be sure to wash out and condition hair immediately following your departure from the pool to reduce the damage if you don't wear a cap when swimming.
Understand that everyone's hair changes as they age. Your hair could dry out more, get more brittle or even get gray. Some hair gets kinkier or curlier with age while other people's curly hair may go straight. Talk with your physician if you become concerned with any hair changes that occur as you age.
People will be doing double takes as they pass your way from now on. Now, you are armed with the advice and information that will improve the feel and look of your locks. Take this knowledge, and use it wisely on your hair.