AN afro can be difficult to maintain. But with a little patience and proper care,
you can have the hair you’ve always wanted.
TIPS TO HELP YOU MAINTAIN YOUR AFRO
Wash your hair properly Shampoo your afro at least once a week. Choose a shampoo that has enough moisture elements in it to keep your hair hydrated.
Use a conditioner
Choose a conditioner designed for thick and curly hair. After washing your hair, use a dampener or leave-in conditioner to prevent hair knots.
Never comb wet hair
Avoid combing wet hair as it is more susceptible to breaking. Give your hair an oil treatment An afro is mostly dry and needs regular oil treatment to keep it
Wrap your hair at night
To reduce the loss of hair oil and protect your hair from falling off, wear a silky scarf to bed.
Trim split ends
Trimming split ends strengthens your hair and make it look thicker. Moisturise your hair regularly Use products containing coconut oil, shea butter, olive oil, castor or jojoba
oil to moisturise your hair daily.
Give your hair a break
Wear protective styles such as braids and cornrows.