A blow dryer, also known as hair dryer, is a device used to blow hot or cold air on damp air in order to quickly dry the hair.

Although blow dryers makes our hair look amazing, the exposure to heat could actually do damage on your hair. Dry hair, frizz or split ends are some of the results when you blow dry your hair too much.

If you really need to blow dry your hair, there are steps which you must do so that you could minimize the damage which blow drying could cause on your hair.

Here are some ways on how you can minimize hair damage when blow drying.

Go for a good quality hair dryer

blow dryersThere are a lot of high quality hair dryers which lets you control the temperature of air which it blows. However, if you could not afford such high quality dryers, you can go for those with hot, cool and warm settings instead.

Determine the texture of your hair

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If you have thick or curly hair, you can go for the high heat setting while you can go for a low setting for finer hair.

Protection products

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Before blow drying your hair, you could choose to pre-treat your hair with heat-protecting products. They are available on creams or sprays, make sure that you apply the product evenly on your hair.

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