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How to treat damaged hair

We all suffer from damaged hair now and then. Coloured, straightened, chemically treated, backcombed... it goes through a lot, so it’s no wonder it can sometimes be left crying out for some love. Bring damaged hair back to its silky, healthy-looking and feeling best with our guide to hair treatments for damaged hair and top tips for ultimate hair repair.

  • How to treat damaged hair

    Fortify coloured hair.

    Colouring can weaken hair. Now obviously we couldn’t swear off experimenting so make up for it with a shampoo designed for coloured hair like Dove Colour Care Shampoo to provide it with nourishment and help your colour stay vibrant for longer

  • How to treat damaged hair

    Turn to treatments.

    Brittle hair needs to be fortified with hair treatments for damaged hair to make it strong and healthy-looking again. Try our Intensive Repair Deep Treatment Mask, which with regular use progressively nourishes deep inside the hair strands 

  • How to treat damaged hair

    Turn to oils.

    If we could only take one hair product on holiday, it’s hair oil. It helps prevent hair absorbing salt and chlorine, plus it’s perfect for taming frizz and keeping our locks looking sleek and glossy – even on humid days 

  • How to treat damaged hair

    Sun screen.

    Speaking of sun, your skin isn’t the only thing that needs protecting from it. A hairspray with a protective UV filter will help shield it from damage, as well as keeping the sun from tampering with coloured hair

  • How to treat damaged hair

    Beat the heat.

    As for thermal styling – always spritz a heat protection spray over hair first to help protect it from the stress of your tongs, hairdryer, rollers or straighteners

  • How to treat damaged hair

    Nourish hair back to life.

    For extremely damaged hair, use deep conditioning hair treatments for damaged hair at least twice a week until your hair is on the mend. Dove Intensive Repair Leave-in Conditioning Spray can be used on damp hair or between washes to help keep it strong and resistant to breakage


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