Porosity

  • Determining if you have high porosity hair: A quick way to determine whether your hair is low porosity is to collect strands from a brush or comb and drop them into a glass of water. If your hair takes a relatively short amount of time to sink, your hair is…

  • For more on the hair cuticle, check out this post:¬†Picture It: Hair Cuticle Hair porosity refers to the hair’s ability to absorb and retain moisture. If you have low porosity hair, the cuticles of the hair shaft are tightly bound, making it harder for moisture to penetrate into your hair.…

  • I found an old folder I had created titled “Hair Journal” – completely forgot I had ever created or added anything to it. I found the info below in a document. I really wish I could provide the source, as this wasn’t written by me and would rather give credit…