To freshen up your cut in the morning without spending an hour in the bathroom, having the right tools is essential. And start by choosing your comb… or your brush. Know that there are many models, each with its specificities. Which frankly doesn’t help you choose, you tell me… But then how do you know which one best suits your hair? Not lizard boys!
In this article we will find together the comb or brush that best suits the needs of your hair on a daily basis.
Comb, brush… What to choose according to my hair?
The choice of your comb or your brush will simply depend on your hair type and the maintenance of your cut.
For men with straight hair
For this type of hair, it is best to opt for a classic bristle brush . Especially if you have a bit of length, enough to make a small bow for example… this type of brush will allow you to untangle any small knot and will add volume to the most flattened hair.
For men with frizzy, curly and frizzy hair…
If your hair is frizzy, curly or curly, you know that above all you need a good ally to untangle it! In fact, the detangling step is a crucial step for this type of hair. It is best to get a Tangle Teezer Brush , this with a good dose of conditioner! Then, to freshen up the curls in the days after washing, you can use a wide tooth comb to detangle without breaking the curls. And to restore volume, nothing is more effective than a fork comb! Lifts curly hair from the root to give it more volume and vitality.
If you have short hair
If you have short hair, we eliminate the problem of knots. In short, the comb will not be of much use to you. Instead, use a small flat brush with natural bristles , such as boar, goat or vegetable fibers. That will be enough! It will refresh your cut without weakening your hair.
If you comb your hair back, comb it down
For this type of hairstyle, you will need a fine and tight comb. First, it will allow you to detangle your hair and precisely shape it. Choose natural materials such as wood, which is much more delicate for the hair. Then, to perfect your style, you can use a boar bristle brush which will allow you to evenly distribute your styling product.
For men who love scones every day.
We see more and more men letting their hair grow, especially to be able to collect it in a bun. And to get an impeccable bun, without blows and without headaches, we use a teasing brush ! Suits all hair textures. Its firm and soft bristles detangle your lengths and comb all your hairstyles without damaging your hair.
How to clean your brush or comb?
In the long term, microbes and hair product residue build up on your styling accessories. That is why it is important to clean them regularly, every 15 days on average.
to clean your comb
To clean your comb, nothing could be easier! She begins by removing the hair caught between her teeth. Then, let it soak for a few minutes in warm water with a dose of soap. If your comb is made of wood, oil it once a year to maintain the material.
to clean your brush
To remove dust and hair caught between the bristles (or bobby pins), take a fine-toothed comb and scrape the surface of the brush. After cleaning the brush, dampen the bristles and leave them in a mixture of soap and baking soda (or white vinegar) overnight. The next morning, rinse your brush with clean water and let it air dry. To go faster, you can also do it with a hair dryer, being careful not to burn your hair!
Tips to make untangling your hair easier…
To make detangling easier, start by running your fingers down your lengths first to remove the larger knots. Then, to gently untangle your lengths, you can add a bit of conditioner or a detangling spray. Finally, get a comb or brush adapted to your hair type. Detangling should always be done from the tips to the roots. Reverse will concentrate the knots towards the ends and cause breakage and split ends!
Now that you’ve found the styling tool you need, to choose your styling product, it’s here.