High porosity hair curly nikki books

This is determined by the cuticle layer outer layer of hair which allows moisture and oils to pass in and out. Lyvv natural hair high porosity hair and keep it moisturized. Top products guides and resources for easy product selection ingredients learn how to read your hair product labels diy products easytomake recipes for all your haircare needs editors choice our editors share their top hair and skincare products best of the best community member favorites make up this coveted list giveaways enter to win products we all love. In each of these types of porosities, the cuticle, or the outer layer of the hair, is a bit different. The curly girl method is an approach to hair care designed for naturally curly hair that has not. Make sure hair is clean and dry or it will affect the results of the test. More naturals will be protective styling or adjust their spray bottle concoctions, but naturals with high porosity hair will also need to find ways to absorb just enough moisture and retain it. How to build a natural hair care regimen so your hair will. Even simple acts such as bathing, swimming and shampooing can create more damage and breakage due to the sheer amount of moisture highly porous hair. That being said, i dont have unlimited time in the morning, and therefore im struggling to find a routine that is both quick and will turn out better. What is cowash and how to do it for curly hair cosmopolitan.

I bcd in feb, i have low porosity hair, 4a4b and i think it may be dense. In other words, understanding the porosity of your hair is the first step in managing your specific curl type with the proper product regimen, so you get beautiful styling results every time. Qhemet biologics moisturizing hair products for natural hair. The curly hairstyle that ruined my high porosity natural. More naturals will be protective styling or adjust their spray bottle concoctions, but naturals with high porosity hair will also need to find ways to.

My beautiful now very moisturized 4a kinky coily hair is singing, amazing gracehow sweet it is to be loved by sheas moisture if you have high porosity hair and you have been searching for a product line that will deliver the results youve only dreamed about as a natural you have found the one. Check out this blog to learn more about high porosity hair or what your hair porosity is. If the hair floats and doesnt sink, it means the hair has low porosity. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. This texture can absorb to much moisture and loses the moisture quickly. Apr 11, 2018 in this video, i try shea moistures new protein treatment on my high porosity natural hair. Unlike low porosity hair types, high porosity hair types can be compared to a leech or a paper towel on a puddle. In laymans terms, hair porosity is the hairs ability to retain and absorb moisture and affects how your hair responds to products and styles. Jun 12, 2019 the best deep conditioners and hair masks are super moisturizing and can revive everything from bleached and dry to curly or natural hair. I think you should be deep conditioning with any hair type or texture of natural hair because it is just that important of a step in your hair care regimen. External factors such as chemical treatmentsprocessing, heat, and outside exposure can change your porosity levels but it can also be genetic.

Curly hair care isnt always the easiest, but the first step to gorgeous, manageable locks is knowing your hair porosity. If you have high porosity hair, your strands may be able to absorb moisture without an issue. High porosity has gaps and holes in the cuticle, which allow it to quickly absorb moisture and chemicals while also quickly releasing them. I did not read the article that elle posted but like she said it closes the cuticle and coats the hair shaft. Individuals with high porosity hair have open cuticles that absorb moisture and products faster. How to condition high porosity hair and keep it moisturized. See more ideas about low porosity hair products, hair porosity and natural hair styles. Styleslow porosity hair productshair porositymaximum hydration method2a haircurly nikkicurls. Jan 17, 2019 the higher the porosity, the more the hair absorbs. Hair with low porosity tends to resist the absorption of hair color, chemicals, and heat, and is much more difficult to process than hair with normal porosity or high porosity. Writers at the naturally curly website provide hair care advice based on curl pattern, porosity, and other factors. Hair can be described as having low, normal or high porosity. Your curly hairstyle will last for days as its unique formula reactivates with water making curl keeper original 100% effective in all weather conditions, especially humidity.

Best oils for high porosity hair curlynikki natural hair care. For starters, make sure that you clarify your hair with bentonite clay to get rid of any product buildup that may be on your hair or scalp. Jul 18, 2019 if the hair floats and doesnt sink, it means the hair has low porosity. Oftentimes this hair type is damaged from harsh chemicals, dye or bleach, high heat. Curly hair tips curly hair care natural hair tips natural hair journey natural curls hair care tips curly hair styles natural hair styles products for curly hair. It doesnt leave my hair with that stripped, dry feeling. Our products cater to the hair needs of conscientious naturals with thick, dry 4c, 4b, 4a and 3c hair with an emphasis on high porosity 4c hair. It may not be apparent just yet, but naturals will need to get ready for the fall and winter weather for our hair. I have low porosity hair and this is an excerpt from my livecurlylivefree hair analysis. Everything you need to know about hair porosity christo. An indepth look at porosity and naturally curly hair curlynikki. I have seen a lot of postings on dry hair but they seem to only address those with high porosity hair.

Taking care of your hair making it healthy, soft, and beautiful is a top priority for us at christo. High porosity, what does it mean q significa black color black things high porosity. Hair porosity is how well hair is able to absorb and hold onto moisture. Curl keeper original is a waterbased formula, which means you can use it every day without product buildup. Top 15 products for high porosity hair hair porosity. May 18, 2019 i give you 6 tips and tricks to moisturize and stimulate hair growth for your high porosity hair. Hair of this type absorbs much more water than hair of average porosity.

However, it could very well absorb a great deal of water. High porosity strands have a rough and open cuticle structure that allows for easy absorption of moisture into the. Its also a great relaxing shampoo, because it contains tea tree and peppermint essential oils its like a mini scalp massage. Since id be going to the salon the following day for a wash and blowdry, i followed his instructions and stuck my straight relaxed hair in the water. Home curly hair products how to care for your high porosity curls. High porosity is when there are gaps in the hair cuticles which allows the hair to easily absorb the. With high porosity hair, the hair absorbs moisture quickly but also loses moisture or dries out at an even faster rate. Medium porosity is the easiest to manage and is the happy medium.

High porosity the hair cuticle that is highly raised or even chipped and therefore quickly absorbs moisture. The curly girl method also requires one to know ones hair porosity. When i go to long without henna it is difficult for my hair to maintain a good moisture balance. This hair type tends to frizz easily when the humidity is high and become brittle and lifeless when it is low. See more ideas about natural hair styles, natural hair care and hair porosity. Ive tried to research this topic, but there is not much information on the internet about high porosity hair in general and ive found nothing about steam treatments on this type of hair. How to properly moisturize high porosity hair for weeks. If youre going the nopoo, cowash route for your wavy, curly, and coily hair, try these cowash tips and conditioner recommendations that really work. The more porous your hair is the more moisture is usually absorbed. My hair that he was referring to had turned into wimpy, limp waves.

The best deep conditioners and hair masks are super moisturizing and can revive everything from bleached and dry to curly or natural hair. Better than good hair curly nikki forum app for iphone and ipad for android. While curls with high porosity tend to absorb moisture quickly, they also struggle to maintain it as well. High porosity moistureseal masque, 12 ounce high porosity moistureseal shampoo, ounce. There is low, medium and high and all three affect your hair more than.

Typically i wash my hair in 4 sections, but i tried a method i read about on curly nikki. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. High porosity means that moisture enters your hair with great ease, while low. The downside is that because its raised and remains raised, you can lose the moisture just as quickly as it was absorbed.

If you have high porosity hair and have never had one and youre open to it, please try it and let me know your results. If you are a product junkie or just looking for a new way to cleanse weve got 20 curly girl friendly cowashes for your natural hair. Lets switch gears and talk about high porosity hair. This could be due to genetics or damaged from the use of heat, color, or overmanipulation.

Feb 15, 2014 heres a crash course video on hair porosity. If the hair sinks quickly, it means the hair has high porosity. How to condition high porosity natural hair curlynikki. The higher the porosity, the more the hair absorbs. If you have high porosity hair, you can benefit from using olive oil, jojoba oil, coconut oil, and hemp seed oil on your hair. I also have high porosity hair n when i say my hair stays so dry but i have currently found out that giovanni smooth as silk line has protien in it n. Sep 03, 2018 low porosity hair is arguably the most difficult to deal with regarding finding a natural hair care regimen because the shaft is so difficult to penetrate. Aug 18, 2015 high porosity has gaps and holes in the cuticle, which allow it to quickly absorb moisture and chemicals while also quickly releasing them.

How to build a natural hair care regimen so your hair will be. In this video, i try shea moistures new protein treatment on my high porosity natural hair. High porosity hair has gaps and holes in the cuticle, which let too much moisture into your hair and leave it prone to frizz and tangling in humid weather. For lush, longlasting and wellhydrated curls, you need curl rehab in your life. High porosity hair means the hair cuticle is raised, letting all the mois. This can lead to a variety of issues, such as tangles, thinness, frizz and damage.

Oct 14, 2015 high porosity has gaps and holes in the cuticle, which allow it to quickly absorb moisture and chemicals while also quickly releasing them. Later that day, we went out for icecream he looked at me and said, your hair looks different, its really pretty. Highly porous hair is a result of chemical damage from coloring, straightening and perms. Highly porous hair is a result of the cuticle layer being raised. Even simple acts such as bathing, swimming and shampooing can create more damage and breakage due to the sheer amount of moisture highly porous hair can absorb. But, i think a leave in conditioner specifically for high porosity hair would take my hair even further down the happy path of my natural hair journey. When the hair is exposed to water, the water may bead up on the hair before it actually begins to absorb. Hair of this type absorbs much more water than hair of average porosity up to over 50 percent of water by weight. This simple water test may completely change your hair routine. Use products that claim to be great for moisture retention. How to condition high porosity natural hair curlynikki natural. High porosity hair can be a result of genetics, over manipulation, heat usage, or chemical processing. Total immersion of high porosity hair during bathing, swimming, or shampooing can lead to significant breakage due to loss of elasticity from. However, the bright side is that there is a way to take care of your highly porous curls and we have the secret here.

Using products that are heavy such as butters and creams work great for highly porous hair. High porosity hair needs special care to keep it moisturized and frizzfree. All about porosity as no two curl patterns are alike, its necessary to know the porosity level of your own to get the most out of your curl routine. If you have high porosity hair like me, you know that it can be a challenge to keep it healthy and looking its best. My hair is low porosity, fine textured and falls most similarly to type 3c 4a curls. In hair with low porosity, the cuticles are compact. This playlist features my wash and gos trying new products for my kinky curly natural hair. When the curly girl hand book was first published, straight hair was the prevailing style for women in. When your hair is highly porous it will often feel dry. If the hair sinks immediately, it has high porosity because of how quickly it. If you find it challenging to retain moisture in your hair because of high porosity, here are tips to keeping dry, brittle hair at bay. Qhemet biologics is an innovative line of high performance products inspired by african, mediterranean and ayurvedic hair care traditions. Our founder michelle wrote the best curly girl book around, and it features all your fave influencers, stylists, and us.

This is why were breaking down the best oils for low porosity hair. Porosity is your hairs ability to absorb and retain moisture, oils, or chemicals like color. High porosity hair soaks up moisture but has trouble retaining it. The curly hairstyle that ruined my high porosity natural hair. If the hair sinks slowly, it means the hair has medium normal porosity. This video will show you how to figure out where your hair lies on the porosity spectrum low, medium, or high porosity. Your curly hairstyle will last for days as its unique formula reactivates with water making curl keeper original 100% effective in all. I think it does, my hair has normal porosity being a little more porous than not. Mar 08, 2017 while curly girls with high porosity hair often notice their curls are harsh to the touch after just applying a moisturizing product, because the hydration absorbs too quickly. Jul 23, 2015 proper hair care routine for high porosity hair 1. Because your hair porosity is low, you may need to raise the cuticle of your hair with an alkaline substance, such as a baking soda scrub, or with a heat application to successfully help the product absorb into your hair shaft. I give you 6 tips and tricks to moisturize and stimulate hair growth for your high porosity hair.

The curly girl guide to healthy, gorgeous natural hair by nikki walton focuses on afrotextured hair. While curly girls with high porosity hair often notice their curls are harsh to the touch after just applying a moisturizing product, because the hydration absorbs too quickly. Jun 08, 2017 hair with low porosity tends to resist the absorption of hair color, chemicals, and heat, and is much more difficult to process than hair with normal porosity or high porosity. Low porosity hair is arguably the most difficult to deal with regarding finding a natural hair care regimen because the shaft is so difficult to penetrate. Low, medium, and high are different degrees of porosity.

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