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Dove 6-part hair-care checklist

The 6-part hair-care checklist

We’ve put together an ultimate checklist for all those need-to-know questions you have had over your hair. Whether it’s fine, normal or extremely damaged hair – we’ve got your care questions covered.

  • 1


    When? Every time you wash your hair (contrary to popular opinion, you should always use a conditioner – yes, even if your hair is oily or fine). Why? It helps to keep it tangle free and more manageable, making it easier to style and take care of as well as soft and smooth 

  • 2

    A hair mask.

    When? Once a week. Why? It could change your life (especially when it comes to dry hair care). It'll help to eliminate frizz and keep hair feeling strong and soft 

  • 3

    Hair oil.

    When? Whenever! It’s super versatile: use it as a treatment or as a finishing product. Why? It’s great for nourishing hair as well as making it look amazing. Our Nourishing Oil Care Conditioner contains weightless nutrioils to smooth frizzy hair

  • 4

    Heat protection.

    When? Every time you use heat styling tools. Why? If you’re a fan of straighteners or use a hairdryer, a heat protection spray is a must to ward off damage (one of the biggest brittle hair causes)

  • 5

    Dry shampoo.

    When? Whenever you can’t fit a hair wash into your busy schedule or you want to boost the volume. Why? It’s not just a lifesaver for reviving your hair between washes, it’s also a totally underappreciated styling product.

  • 6

    Strong hold hairspray.

    When? After crafting the perfect hairstyle. Why? To tame flyaways, prevent frizz and, of course, keep everything in place till you’re ready to pull it all down again. And when you’ve spent all that time on your hairstyle, that’s exactly what you want