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  1. #1
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    My hair gets dirty too quickly

    I washed my hair last night. It's already dirty. How likely is changing shampoo going to help? Sometimes, I can go up to 3 days without washing.

    I currently use Tresemme shampoo. Are there any others I should try / avoid?

  2. #2
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    Yep, try changing shampoo. For some reason may hair hates Herbal Esscences and will quickly get greasy again the same day i use it but with something like Pantene it can go a good couple of days.

    Im not really sure of what too try and avoid cos everyone is different, its just trial and error
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    I like Aussie shampoo (I get it when it's on offer) and I've noticed if I use a deep conditioner once a week my hair doesn't need washing every day.

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  4. #4
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    Also look at what you're doing with it inbetween. If I play with mine, it goes really greasey really fast. If I leave mine up, it's fine.
    Growls

  5. #5
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    That's interesting, Scary.

    I've been wearing it up for volunteering (because it just gets in the way) and have noticed it has become more greasy since then. Although, I've now had it cut; so hopefully, that will help.

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    if i wash my hair everyday, it starts to need it everyday.
    If i make a point of only washing every other day for a while, apart from the first few times of looking abit greasy inbetween, it starts not needing it as often

  7. #7
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    My hairs the same Melian, I think a lot of it can depend on your hair type as well, I have quite fine hair and it doesn't have a lot of volume and tends to get greasy really easily.
    I wash my hair pretty much every day...gets annoying.
    Dry shampoo is a good alternative if it just needs a bit of freshening up.

    Otherwise I do find changing shampoo helps, perhaps look for one that is made for hair that gets greasy pretty quickly, theres a few about if you look in boots/superdrug etc
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    I've never been able to wash my hair less than every other day.
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  9. #9
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    I did used to be able get away with washing it twice a week or so. I washed it Sunday evening and it needed doing again last night.

  10. #10
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    Maybe you need some vitamins. (:

  11. #11
    Your conditioner maybe the cause, change it or your shampoo :-)
    Also, washing everyday might help..


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