Combing hair is not less important than washing and looking after it with the help of various hair care products. It is important to remember that combing one’s locks is meant not only to make them smooth and neat in a hairdo, but to make them healthier.
Hair combs are made with different materials in different variety of shapes and sizes to suit the purpose of many and different styling options.
Types of combs
Wide tooth comb: This is generally used for smoothing out tangles, keeping hair healthy by making it free of tangles.
Rat tail comb or fine tooth tail comb: This type of comb is nice for styling and parting hair.
Picks comb: This type of comb is very good in lifting the hair away from the head, it is also used to add volume and in styling and also for parting hair.
Styling comb with metal pins: This type is used for styling and smoothing.
Fine and wide tooth comb (regular comb): This type of comb is divided in two parts and one part have a close and the other a wide tooth. This type of comb is used regularly to smoothen hair.
Teasing comb: This type of comb is used in teasing hair.
Always use a clean comb and keep it that way after using it.
Don’t use a close teeth comb on wet hair to avoid breakages.
Combs can be used on wet hair but nor brushes.
Use combs with smooth ends not sharp ends to avoid hurting your scalp.
Buy strong combs not weak ones that can bend and break easily.
All combs style differently so use the perfect comb for your style.