Of the numerous important factors that affect the health and growth of hair, porosity plays a major role. Hair porosity refers to how porous your hair is & related to it is the very crucial analysis of the health of your hair. Porosity of hair can be divided into three categories -
1. Low Porosity - Low porosity means your hair will not absorb & sustain much of the moisture which will impact the health of your mane adversely. Such hair has closed cuticles, sealed tightly, making it difficult for water, oil & other hair care products to penetrate and nourish the hair.
2. Normal Porosity - Normal porosity means your hair is neither very porous nor less porous and is supposed to be the ideal condition for healthy growth of the tresses. Such hair is generally bouncy and voluminous.
3. High Porosity - High porosity again indicates a problematic hair as it will absorb the moisture in great quantity but it will also dry up equally fast. Naturally it needs large quantities of any product applied to the hair. Hair with high porosity tend to look dull and dry most of the time.
To deal with porosity problems of your hair it is important to be aware of varied reasons that causes this.
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Hair of different levels of porosity need very different care regime.
Evidently, hair’s growth and quality depends on understanding the porosity level of your hair’s porosity. Achieving normal level of porosity will reward you with ravishingly gorgeous & healthy hair!
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