by Karen Bates
(last updated January 8, 2020)
Using a hair dryer is important to many hair styles. Styling damp hair as you dry it helps the style to hold and creates volume. Not only does it help you style your hair, but blow drying allows you to dry your hair faster than if you were to leave it to air dry. A hair dryer is a convenient hair styling tool that is quick and easy to use.
There is one problem with using a hair dryer frequently, however. Subjecting your hair to the hot air of the hair dryer can actually hurt your locks and leave you with dried out, damaged hair.
It would seem that the most obvious solution to the problem of heat-damaged hair would be to stop using a hair dryer altogether. But for those of us who don't have the time or patience to air dry our hair, here are some tips for keeping your hair healthy and protected against a hair dryer:
Using the right products and techniques while blow drying your hair can help prevent damage and over-drying, leaving you with healthy, moisturized hair.
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