Top Signs It’s Time to Clarify Your Hair
Although clarifying shampoos are often viewed as “taboo” in the hair care world because they remove product build up while stripping the hair of its natural oils, sometimes it can be good. In fact, clarifying our hair is essential in any hair care regimen. Using a clarifying shampoo, at least once a month, raises the cuticles to remove product build up, oil and dirt. But how do you know when to use it? Here are a few signs indicating you are due to clarify your hair.
Your Hair Doesn’t Respond to Products
Don’t toss your staple products just yet! A simple clarifying session can rectify the situation.
Unexplainable Breakage and Dryness
It happens! Removing oils and product buildup from your strands allow the hair to accept moisture improving hydration levels and elasticity.
Film or Waxy Residue on Hair
If you notice your shampoo is not lathering enough, that’s a sign you may need to clarify. Silicones and oils in conditioners, moisturizers and leave-ins can cause a layer of build up on the hair strands. Not to mention, it can cause your hair to appear limp, dull and lack shine.
How often do you clarify your hair?