Dry Shampoo: 7 Ways To Use It

If you have yet to discover the wonders of dry shampoo take our advice when we say it is a hair life saver. Not only does it sop up oil and give you irresistibly second-day sexy hair like this in an instant; it can help you in many other surprising ways as well.

1. Dry Shampoo keeps your curls from clumping together.

If you want  to keep your curls from clumping together, spray dry shampoo all over your hair after you curl it. The starch in the dry shampoo coats your hair and makes it dry and matte, covering your hair’s natural oils, so your curls don’t intertwine and make a master wave.

2. It boosts volume.

Make sure to concentrate the dry shampoo at your roots first, and then finish by spraying it all over to add some texture and volume all around.

3. Dry Shampoo – It helps lock in your hair when you backcomb.

Anytime you are creating an updo that involves backcombing, it is always a good idea to pray dry shampoo on the section, and then backcomb it to help lock in the tease. Your hair will hold really well this way.

4. It adds grip to bobby pins.

To keep bobby pins from slipping out of your hair when you’re doing an updo, spray them all over with dry shampoo to give them some grip first.

5. It adds a subtle hold to your hair.

Dry shampoo offers a little hold, but unlike hairspray it won’t leave you with helmet hair of any kind. It gives you that touchable hold that you can still runs your hair through.

6. It keeps your bangs from sticking to your forehead.

Spraying it under your bangs only will keep your fringe from sticking to the oil on your forehead. You don’t need to spray this type of shampoo all over your bangs — the underneath is the most important part. It keeps your fringe together nicely as well.

7.  It can help conceal dark roots if you’re a blonde.

If you’re trying to cover up dark regrowth, you have to go for a powder dry shampoo instead of a starch-y one, because that formula will impart white powder onto your roots that help cover them up. Try Klorane Gentle Dry Shampoo Powder.