Hello :-) I too am a type 2 diabetic. I haven't noticed this problem. I would suggest conditioning and doing protective styling. I drench my ends in oil. I keep my hair in pigtails pinned back.

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*Natural 3C/FroHawk*
Wash: BS/ACV, Bentonite Clay, KC Come Clean
Conditioner:
SM Raw SB
Pre-Poo: Oils & Honey Mix
DC: SM Raw SB DT Masque, AOHR

PT: Super Mayo Deep Conditioning Treatment
Styler:
KCCC, AVG
Leave-In: KCKT
Moisturizer: KBB SD Hair Cream
Oil/Sealant:
EVCO, EVOO, Whipped Shea Butter