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What is Hair Porosity (Low Porosity, Normal Porosity & High Porosity)

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What is Hair Porosity (Low Porosity, Normal Porosity & High Porosity)

Porosity measures the hair’s ability to adequately take in color, moisture, and any other topical liquid. You can also think of it as indicating how easily any liquid can penetrate your hair. Porosity is determined by the structure of your cuticle (the outer layer of your hair). Porosity falls in 3 levels low, normal and high.  3 ways to determine your Hair's Porosity Level (make sure to use clean hair) 1. Water Test:  To determine your hair porosity level using water, take some strands of hair from your brush or comb. Drop your hair strands in a bowl of water....

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