Ethnic Hair Care Tips

Tracee Ellis Ross

As people with ethnic hair will know, it is quite a mission to keep it healthy, strong and shiny.

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Ethnic hair is dryer and more delicate than other types of hair and thus needs extra tender love and care.


Follow our tips to have a good hair day… every day!

  • Over washing your hair will dry it out even further as it strips the natural hair oils.
  • Wash hair with warm water, and not with hot water which could dry out the scalp.
  • Use products that are made especially for ethnic hair.
  • Massaging your scalp regularly is very important as it produces oils and stimulates blood circulation which will encourage growth.
  • For extra moisture massage oil into towel dried hair after shampooing, comb through and wash out.
  • Rather use a wide tooth comb or your fingers to untangle your hair – a brush would only cause damage.

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