how to keep your hair clean when you’ve been to the pool or beach

It is that time again when you are getting ready to head out to the beach or pool for some nice fun. You are packed up with sunscreen but you need to know how to care for your hair after you have been in the water, so you don’t end up with a ball of tangles and frizz and ruined hair color.

Wash away your troubles!

For good hair during summer, after you get out of the water, rinse your hair with fresh water. Chlorine or salt water can ruin your hair color and even cause some damage to your hair. So rinse it out ASAP or wash it with a good clarifying shampoo.

Add in Leave-in conditioner

Once you have shampooed or rinsed, give your hair a bit of TLC by adding a leave-in conditioner. You should look for a conditioner that has SPF in it, so you can have fun in the sun without any more damage.

Wide Tooth Combs are your friend.

Brushing your wet hair is a lot of trouble. Use a wide toothed comb and work your way through your hair gently. The wide teeth are there to stop breakage and help fight frizz.

Clarify your hair

If you plan to be in the water a lot this year, you will need clear out the residue in your hair. Doing a weekly clarifying treatment helps to keep your healthy. For a more natural clarifier, use apple cider vinegar.