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How To Get Rid Of Dry Scalp/ Product Buildup

We know curly girls love styling products but there is nothing worse than product build up in your hair that can lead to a dry, itchy scalp. Check out these great ways to avoid product build-up:
1- Use Clarifying Shampoo
Whilst regular shampoos are great for removing dirt from the hair, a clarifying shampoo is specifically formulated to remove product buildup. Opt for a clarifying shampoo once a month in your hair care routine, but if you love using a lot of styling products try to use once every two weeks.
2 - Apple Cider Vinegar Rinse
Apple cider vinegar is a staple method used to remove product build-up and dandruff from the scalp. Mix one part apple cider vinegar with one part water and use it as a rinse after shampooing. You can apply with a spray bottle or pour it directly onto your hair. Allow it to sit for a minute or two and then rinse thoroughly. Apple cider vinegar also helps detangle hair and close the hair’s cuticle, leaving it smooth and shiny. Use apple cider vinegar as a regular part of your natural hair care routine.
3 - Baking Soda
Another household item that works wonders for your hair! Mix two parts of baking soda with one part of water in a large bowl then apply the paste to your hair in a thick layer. Leave the paste to soak into hair for up to a half hour then rinse, shampoo and condition as usual.
4 - Use A Scalp Brush
Scalp brushes are a great way to distribute shampoo to every part of the scalp for a deeper cleanse helping to get rid of product build up, dandruff and dirt. Our O So Curly Scalp Brush is amazing as the silicone bristles flexible and gentle on the scalp, Shop Here.

We would love to know if you have any other top tips for banishing product build up and dry scalp!

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