Great hair starts with the right routine—but figuring out what works can really get you in a trouble. So we asked a panel of experts for step-by-step regimens to combat the most common hair problems.
Out of Control Curly
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Using excessive heat.
If you can’t live without your straightener, curling iron, or blow-dryer, be sure you never let it sit on your hair in one spot for more than a few seconds, says Kari Hill, L’Oréal Paris consulting haircolorist.
Washing too often dries out the hair and scalp. It’s best to use a shampoo and conditioner suitable for your hair type, says Hill.
Wearing tight braids and ponytails.
A pulled-back style looks sleek, but can contribute to hair loss.