Hair feels hard after starting ACV rinses. What's wrong?!
I have thick, low porosity 2b hair. My scalp is itchy, oily, and prone to dandruff. I started using an ACV rinse to see if the ph balance would help with the oil and itching.
For the first rinse, I used 2 cups water, 2 Tbsp ACV, and a few drops tea tree oil. After it, my hair felt soft and moisturized.
For the second rinse, i used 1 cup green tea, 1 Tbsp ACV, and a few drops of tea tree oil. Afterward my hair felt hard but not dry.
The third time, i noticed that my hair felt hard after the cold water rinse, even before the ACV rinse.
Do i need to tweak the rinse formula or is something else the problem? Or does the hardness mean that my hair is stronger?
BY: naomilena ( 2b ) | 3 years ago
The ACV helps with cleansing and clarifying the scalp, but its ingredients can sometimes be too harsh on the actual hair, especially fine waves like yours.
Immediately condition & moisture your hair after an ACV rinse, and only do the rinse maybe every 6 weeks or so if needed.
Try these (they restore moisture):
BY: Devri1 ( 3c ) | 3 years ago
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