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How can I prevent my hair from becoming dry and dull?

Dr. Michael Roizen, MD
Internal Medicine

Daily environmental wear and tear and a buildup of styling products both contribute to hair looking dry and dull. A mild shampoo will remove residue. But be careful you don't overdo it and strip the hair of all its natural oils. A deep conditioning (leaving the conditioner on for 10 minutes) will give you softness as well as shine.

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