I know I’m not the only woman who’s seen a guy with beautiful, strong healthy hair and wondered, “What is he doing that I’m not…”. While things like DNA and diet play a huge role in the health and appearance of our hair, there is no way possible that we could ignore how one takes care of it. I think it’s totally worth observing men’s hair care practices to improve on our own.
Here are some things that women can learn from the fellas when it comes to making sound hair care decisions.
1. Low-manipulation styling
Men don’t spend a lot of time fussing over their hair. They just don’t and this is probably why they experience such rapid and superb hair results. Women are constantly agonizing over their hair.
I always tell the women that I know if you cut your hair into a really cute hairstyle, you won’t have time to pay attention to what it’s doing because you’ll be too busy looking fly!
Men get their hair cut, look fly, and then when said hair starts looking questionable they return back to the barber to bring it all back together.
2. Little to no heat
While I am not on an anti-heat crusade, it is true that some women use entirely too much heat when they are styling their hair.
Not only are they over using the heat, but they are using extremely high temperatures to achieve their desired results.
Men use little to no heat and it’s obvious that there is a lot that women can learn from this.
3. Tension-free hairstyles
Outside of locs (which many men who rock them seek professional assistance for maintenance), men are not