Reverse Hair Wash


When it comes to hair care routine, we all know the basic drill; first shampoo and then conditioner. But have you heard about this new haircare technique known as reverse hair wash? According to pros, reverse hair wash gives you smooth and voluminous hair as compared to regular wash. So let’s find out what reverse hair is, its benefits and how to perform it.

What is reverse washing?

In this trending hair washing technique, you apply conditioner first and then shampoo. You all must be wondering why? The answer to your question is that while rinsing and washing with shampoo, you first rinse off all the natural oils from the hair. So, if you apply the conditioner first, it acts as a primer and locks in the natural oils and moisture. Following this, use a shampoo to wash off the dirt.

Benefits of reverse wash

  • Improves hair texture
  • Nourishes hair
  • Prevents scalp build-up
  • Makes the hair look shiny and bouncy
  • Eliminates fizziness
  • Avoids bane caused by product residues

Who should try this?

  • Dry or Dull Thin Hair
  • Gives a shiny and moisturized look
  • Thick Dry Hair
  • Improves hair texture
  • Oily Scalp, since the conditioner is washed off, it won’t contribute to oiliness

How to reverse wash?

  • Rinse hair
  • Apply conditioner to the lengths only.
  • Leave it on for 3-5 minutes.
  • Splash water; Do not wash the conditioner off.
  • Take some shampoo, lather your hair, and wash it off.

You can use this technique every time you wash your hair. Reverse hair wash may or may not work for you, but it’s definitely worth a try! Here is something new that you should definitely try this weekend!

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