Hair Types Based On Oiliness, Curls And Texture- Dermatocare’s hair care tips

Written By Dr Surbhi, MD Skin

Last updated: 26/11/15
Hair care starts by recognizing your hair type, by matching it with your hair care routine accordingly. It also, helps in choosing the best-suited hair style and color closest to its natural color and texture which is vital. Hair can be catogerized on the basis of oiliness, curls and texture, and various typing systems that are described briefly below:

Hair type based on oil secretions:

  • Dry Hair is usually inherited, but other factors such as over exposure to the sun, usage of harsh shampoo and other chemical treatments can also play a role.

  • Oily Hair is usually accompanied by oily skin. It looks greasy even after shampooing and attracts more dirt.

  • Balanced or Normal Hair is the ideal hair. It is shiny, well balanced and does not look dry or greasy.

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