The Facts About Chlorine and Hair Damage

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As summer comes around, there’s nothing like spending time in the pool to cool off and stay active. Swimming is great for your body. But is it good for your hair? The chlorine used in most swimming pools kills bacteria and leaves that special “pool” smell that most people can’t wait to shower off. It can also leave you with …

Four Hair Masks You can Use to Protect Your Hair from Chlorine Damage

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Most pools contain chlorine as a way to keep dangerous bacteria from forming in them. Unfortunately, chlorine can be very damaging to your hair. The guide that follows walks you through a few different types of masks you can make to treat your hair after it has been exposed to chlorine. Create a Clarifying Mask Chlorine needs to be removed …

The Damaging Effects of Chlorine on Hair

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  Summer to most people means long hot days, cookouts and, of course, taking a dip in the pool. And as fun as that is, did you know too much pool time can actually wreak havoc on your hair? Chlorine is a chemical that is added to pools to prevent the build-up of bacteria and microorganisms in a pool. While …