Tips on how to clean your styling tool and hair accessories

How will you feel when your hair brush is dirty or your hair straightener is filled with grease or oil? This is why this article is written to teach you how to clean your hair styling tools so that they can stay longer and can work efficiently.

Cleaning a hair brush

The plain way to clean a hairbrush is by removing the hairs that are trapped on the brush bristles. However, to do this quickly, you can use a comb to remove it by using it to cover more bank at once. When all the hairs have been removed you should notice some dirt at the base of the bristles, these are oil, grease, styling creams and so on. To remove all this, you can gently scrub with an old toothbrush with warm water until the leftovers are removed from the base of the brush bristle. In addition, it is advisable to clean your hairbrush once a week.

Cleaning your Hair straightener

To clean your hair straightener, the first thing to do is to ensure that the device is unplugged and cool before beginning any cleaning process. To get rid of all the dirt like the hairspray, styling creams, and product build-up, you should apply some alcohol on a towel and use it to clean the straightener barrel. However, you can use an old toothbrush and cotton wools to wipe off stubborn dirt. After cleaning, use a clean, damp cloth to wipe off the dirt and leave it to dry. It is advisable to clean your hair straightener once a month but if you use a lot of hair sprayer, you are advised to clean it once a week.

Cleaning headbands and other equipment

The fact is that you can afford to buy headbands always but there are sometimes you will need to reuse them. This is why you need to learn how to clean your headbands and other accessories. All you need to do is just to fill your bathroom sink with warm water and add little amount of shampoo to it. Soak the accessories into it for some minutes (around 5 to 10 minutes) and make sure you scrub them gently one after another. This is done to remove all the dirt that may be glued to them. Rinse them off and leave it to dry. In addition, remember to wash your equipment once a month or once a week if been used often.

Getting rid of dirt from your styling tools may be so easy, but the result of cleaning it will keep you even cleaner and will make your accessories last longer. Finally, do not use detergents or unpleasant chemicals to wash your accessories because they may contain the ingredient that is unsafe for your hair. Contact Hot Air Stylers for more tips about taking care of your hair.