It's no secret that heat, especially heat tools, can really damage your curls. Therefore, it's important to know how to protect your curls from heat naturally. When it comes to curl care products, there are a lot on the market. As a result, it can be tricky to figure out which works best for you. Making your own products is one of the best ways to go. You know exactly what goes into it, and can control what ingredients are used. This makes a great gift, for yourself, or for curlies with sensitive strands.
How To Protect Your Curls From Heat Naturally
What you'll need:
A glass spray bottle, washed and clean
2 tablespoons of Argan oil
1 tablespoon of sunflower oil
2 tablespoons of grapeseed oil
1/2 to 1 cup of aloe vera juice (depending on size of your bottle)
What to do:
Combine all of the ingredients into a bowl and mix until combined. Using a funnel, carefully siphon the ingredients into the bottle. Cover, and gently shake until the ingredients are completely combined. Store this product in a cool place, and re shake as needed to mix the ingredients back up again.
How to use it:
This product can be used in dual ways. When you're getting ready to blow dry your strands. spray generously throughout damp strands. Don't use on sopping wet hair; instead apply after excess water has been squeezed out. Make sure to cover each strands with a light amount of product before blow drying.
This product can still be used when your curls are dry, if you're going to use a curling or flat iron. Spray throughout your strands, so your hair is coated without making it sopping wet. Allow the product to dry before using your heat tool.