Have you ever heard of a humectant before?
No? A little?
Well Get Ready To Fall In Love!!
Not only will you leave here knowing what a humectant is, you will learn what to look out for and why you need them in your life!
So lets start with an easy definition
Humectants attract water by draw moisture out of the air and into your hair, alleviating dryness and keeping your moisture content high!
That's right it literally pulls the H20 out of the air and traps it in your hair. In love already? Let's tell you where to get them!
Humectants are everywhere!
A lot of house hold items are natural humectants, that's why you see them advertised as a major part of a lot of hair and skin products
Honey, Aloe Vera, Lactic Acid, Sugar Cane, Glycerin are all examples!
In fact, If one of these are not listed as one of the first 5 ingredients in any of your hair and skin products (including ours)
THROW IT AWAY!
Now that you only have products high in humectants how do you use them?
Layer it on!
Humectants are so versatile they can be applied in so many different ways
The most important thing is layering it up
Humectants like our Glorious Glycerin can be used in so many different ways!
Mixed with water and sprayed on hair
Mixed with conditioner
Can be used independently
Low - use liquid versions
Med- can use all kinds
High - mix in with heavier products
Do not use when attempting to straighten hair will cause really bad frizzing
Avoid having freshly wet hair when going outdoors in really cold temperatures (Winter Months)
So Now Don't You Love Humectants!?