9 Things That Might Happen If You Stop Washing Your Hair


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You’ve heard the rumors. You’ve read the articles. It seems that everywhere you turn, people are telling you to stop washing your hair. But would you dare to skip the suds?

Here, nine surprising things that just might happen if you do.

1. You hair will probably be less greasy. Sure, the first two weeks may be a little bit rough, but eventually, your hair will stop producing quite as many oils (to compensate for the dryness caused by shampoo) and will, in turn, appear more lustrous and shiny. See, even old hair follicles can learn new tricks.

2. But it might smell gross. Over the days and weeks, your tresses will definitely pick up the smells of the world around you. (Note: Campfires and fish dinners do not pair well.) To keep it from being truly disgusting, wash hair regularly with water and try a once-weekly baking soda and apple cider vinegar rinse.….READ MORE ON THE NEXT PAGE