Ok, my ladies with curly, kinky, coily, and wavy hair: we all know that taking care of our tresses requires patience to learn how to care for our hair properly, but what about understanding the worst things to do to curly hair? Sometimes we are so focused on doing things correctly that it is easy to overlook the things we should avoid doing whenever possible. Have you ever wondered about the things you should not do to curly hair? We have a created a list of seven worst things to do to curly hair that you should try to avoid whenever possible.
1. Dry Comb
Curly hair tangles very easily and one of the worst things to do to curly hair is combing it while it is dry. Combing dry curly hair can cause breakage and split ends. When you are caring for your curly locks dampen your hair lightly, apply a little product, and detangle with your fingers or a wide-tooth comb. The extra effort will greatly aid your efforts to retain length and health by reducing breakage and split ends.