9 Reasons Your Hair Looks Fried
Is your style faded and frayed? We can tell you why—and, more importantly, exactly how to fix it.
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You're Using the Wrong Styling Products
When your hair looks dry and lackluster, gels and sprays can compound the problem by leaving a film behind. Silky serums and rich creams are a better choice for smoothing and adding shine. And don't be chintzy, says Hawkins: Use a quarter-size dollop for chin-length hair, and at least twice that for hair that's shoulder-length or longer.