Heat is not your friend.
As much as we love to curl and flat iron our hair to achieve the perfect look, we don't realize how much damage we are actually doing. If you're wondering why your hair has broken off and is super brittle, blame the heat. Sometimes we can overdo it and that's why it's best to follow the saying "less is more" when it comes to applying heat to your hair. If you find the urge or sudden need to put heat to your hair, try and do so at least only once per week. Trust me, there are ways around that.
If you're wondering how in the world there can be ways around applying heat to your hair to achieve a specific look, allow me to explain. If you're hair happens to be curly and you want to flat iron your hair, that could take an extremely long time and it could add a lot of heat to your hair. What if I were to tell you that you can get your hair straightened minus the heat? No, I'm not joking with you. It's possible and extremely effective. If you're interested in finding out how and saving your hair and electricity bill -- check out the video above featuring YouTuber AlexandrasGirlyTalk to see how it's done.