Updated: May 1
How do you choose your products in a sea of so much information ? 1. Know your ingredients !
2. Find out what your hair type is.
3. **Know Your Water.**
Water makes huge difference in your hair. We all know that curls thrive on moisture. be aware of Chlorine water, Salt Water, & Hard Water.
If you live in an old building, make sure to change your faucet filters often. Any skin allergies can be aggravated by heavy metals and hard water that exist in old copper pipes. If you have allergies to fake jewelry, you may also have scalp sensitivity to your shower. Especially in the winter when we use more hot water that may have been sitting in rusty pipes or the hot water boiler ( full of calcium deposits ).
If you want to know if you have hard water check the inside of your kettle. If you see crusty or chalky substance, chances are you have hard water. Apple Cider Vinegar has been know to break down hard water buildup on hair. check our post on the wonders of ACV.