10. Myth or Truth: You should always go lighter when coloring your hair in the summer?
Myth: There isn’t a set rule any more; it’s really up to the individual.
11. Myth or Truth: Do detanglers really work, or do they coat your hair with something weird?As an example, April sprays a lot on her daughter’s hair after she comes out of the pool. While it does detangle, she feels that it leaves a weird coating on her. Is it the conditioner or the chemicals in the pool?
Truth: Detanglers and leave-in conditioners do work, but the waxy-feeling is from the product.
12. Myth or Truth: Do some hair colors, like red, fade faster in the summer time?
Truth: Reds are the hardest color to keep from fading any time of the year. The summer sun does make them fade faster.
13. Myth or Truth: Is frizz caused by the weather, the sun, the heat or is it just because your hair is dry and damaged?
Truth: All of the above factors are the reason why hair frizzes.
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PJ Gach is Senior Editor: Style + Beauty at BettyConfidential.