TeenHelp
Support Forums Today's Posts

Get Advice Connect with TeenHelp Resources
HelpLINK Facebook     Twitter     Tumblr     Instagram    Hotlines    Safety Zone    Alternatives


You are not registered or have not logged in

Hello guest! (Not a guest? Log in above!)

As a guest on TeenHelp you are only able to use some of our site's features. By registering an account you will be able to enjoy unlimited access to our site, and will be able to:

  • Connect with thousands of teenagers worldwide by actively taking part in our Support Forums and Chat Room.
  • Find others with similar interests in our Social Groups.
  • Express yourself through our Blogs, Picture Albums and User Profiles.
  • And much much more!

Signing up is free, anonymous and will only take a few moments, so click here to register now!


Hairstyling This forum is for questions and tips relating to hairstyling, from the trendiest new style, to dye use and conditioning.

View Poll Results: How often do you wash your hair?
Every day 9 37.50%
Every other day 9 37.50%
Twice a week 4 16.67%
Once a week 2 8.33%
Less than once a week 0 0%
Voters: 24. You may not vote on this poll

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  (#1 (permalink)) Old
Make Believe Offline
makes everything 20% cooler.
Jeez, get a life!
***********
 
Make Believe's Avatar
 
Name: Kayleigh
Age: 28
Gender: Female
Location: Wales, U.K.

Posts: 6,185
Blog Entries: 190
Join Date: August 31st 2009

How often do you wash your hair? - September 16th 2014, 05:43 PM

I wash mine practically every-day. If I don't it'll just look like a greasy mess. A lot of people keep telling me that me washing it all the time is contributing to the oiliness. I just seriously can't stick my hair feeling greasy >.> It makes me feel so gross.


"Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself."
  Send a message via MSN to Make Believe  
  (#2 (permalink)) Old
Twinge Offline
Forever we'll just lay here
Senior TeenHelper
*******
 
Twinge's Avatar
 
Name: Vint Fall
Age: 24
Gender: Child
Location: The Abyss of your Psyche

Posts: 808
Blog Entries: 7
Join Date: May 25th 2010

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 16th 2014, 06:04 PM

Uhhh... it varies from once a week to every second day. Depends on how I live my days. Lately, every 4th to every 5th day. Sometimes my hair does not get greasy at all until the 6th day either. But if I use hair conditioner on all of my hair, I'm practically doomed to washing it every day. So I don't do that anymore, I apply it only on half. My hair is actually easy to grease type which means I can't use any kind of shampoo - a very few.

I can speak for some of the women and girls I know too. What you say is true. Some would wash every second day while their hair would get greasy 24 hours after they've washed it. So yeah. I've been there too plenty of times. There are many factors involved in this; it may be the hair products you use as well.


I moved back while
my head was turned.

Upside down
closer to the end.

Afraid of the dark
within future times.

I'm drowning there,
my final chase.
   
  (#3 (permalink)) Old
LlamaLlamaDuck Offline
Llama Lover/Skittle Minion
Jeez, get a life!
***********
 
LlamaLlamaDuck's Avatar
 
Name: Louise
Age: 26
Gender: Female
Location: Scotland

Posts: 6,046
Blog Entries: 295
Join Date: July 14th 2009

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 16th 2014, 07:42 PM

At the moment I wash it every other day because I don't go out much so it doesn't matter if it gets greasy. I was hoping to try and reduce the grease by washing it less but it's not making any difference and it's been a couple of months now.
Once I start working next month I'll need to wash it every day. There are only a few shampoos I can use as well. Annoyingly the best one for my hair was a freebie at a hotel in Blackpool so I can only use it a few days a year because I can't find any of it online.
I find that TRESemme Colour Protect is good with my hair though so for the time being I'm using that.

I left my hair two days without washing this week and it got so horrible that when I got up in the morning, it stayed in place from being all over the pillow. It actually stuck up all over my head.
Gross.


Throw those curtains wide
One day like this a year would see me right


We are the rainbow
Or click here for some grovelling.
   
  (#4 (permalink)) Old
cynefin Offline
Verbal venom.

TeenHelp Addict
************
 
cynefin's Avatar
 
Age: 21
Gender: Female
Location: 1261'

Posts: 9,901
Blog Entries: 1504
Join Date: August 25th 2012

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 16th 2014, 08:16 PM

Daily, usually. Sometimes every other day.


Articles & Resources Officer|Lead Moderator|Senior Newsletter Editor
The mountains are calling and I must go.
1941-2016

Nature does not rush, yet everything is accomplished
-Lao Tzu
Memories made in the mountains stay in our hearts forever
Move the body, quiet the mind
   
  (#5 (permalink)) Old
Eternal Offline
Lead Moderator

TeenHelp Veteran
*************
 
Eternal's Avatar
 
Name: Nicole
Age: 24
Gender: Female
Location: PDX

Posts: 12,425
Join Date: October 14th 2010

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 16th 2014, 09:15 PM

Usually every other day or every two days. I have dry hair so it doesn't get oily that fast.


And here you are living, despite it all.
Lead Moderator | Disputes Committee | HelpLINK Mentor
   
  (#6 (permalink)) Old
Coffee. Offline
Condom Queen
TeenHelp Addict
************
 
Coffee.'s Avatar
 
Name: Traci
Age: 26
Gender: she/her/hers
Location: North Carolina

Posts: 8,147
Blog Entries: 639
Join Date: October 29th 2009

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 16th 2014, 11:40 PM

Every day. I know I shouldn't but.


I said to the sun, "Tell me about the big bang"
& the sun said “it hurts to become."
Andrea Gibson, "I Sing The Body Electric; Especially When My Power Is Out"
  Send a message via MSN to Coffee.  
  (#7 (permalink)) Old
Azure. Offline
Filling My Panties.
I can't get enough
*********
 
Azure.'s Avatar
 
Gender: Female

Posts: 2,249
Blog Entries: 92
Join Date: August 2nd 2013

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 16th 2014, 11:48 PM

I wash mine a couple of times a week normally. My hair is dry, so not washing it too often helps out a lot.


vm-pm
♥♥♥
Find your light in a new dawn.
/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\

   
  (#8 (permalink)) Old
Lexify. Offline
Member
Outside, huh?
**********
 
Lexify.'s Avatar
 
Name: Lexi.
Gender: Female

Posts: 4,100
Blog Entries: 1
Join Date: March 3rd 2014

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 17th 2014, 12:23 AM

I usually wash mine every day, or sometimes every second day.
   
  (#9 (permalink)) Old
bitesize Offline
Member since April '07
Outside, huh?
**********
 
bitesize's Avatar
 
Age: 28
Gender: Female
Location: Ireland

Posts: 3,944
Blog Entries: 321
Join Date: January 7th 2009

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 17th 2014, 01:06 AM

I try really hard not to wash it every day, and to keep it at every second day. I could never go longer than that. But usually by the end of the second day it's a greasy mess, and occasionally I slip back into the bad habit of washing it every day..


Honey, you're familiar, like my mirror, years ago
.....
I slithered here from Eden just to sit outside your door
...
...
Níl a shíltear mar a bhítear.
Things are not always what they seem.
   
  (#10 (permalink)) Old
Formerly Puppy-Sized Elephant
Senior TeenHelper
*******
 
ElsatheDepressionSlayer's Avatar
 
Name: Elsa
Age: 24
Gender: Female

Posts: 994
Join Date: July 19th 2011

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 17th 2014, 01:15 AM

My hair gets super oily, so I wash it every day. Unless I don't have to go out, in which case I sometimes go a day or two without washing it. But skipping more than one day, makes my hair feel SOOOOOOO nasty.
   
  (#11 (permalink)) Old
Hypothesis. Offline
Not significant.

TeenHelp Veteran
*************
 
Hypothesis.'s Avatar
 
Name: Dez
Age: 23
Gender: They/them.
Location: Connecticut, USA

Posts: 19,209
Blog Entries: 138
Join Date: November 16th 2010

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 17th 2014, 01:39 AM

Every other day. Every two to three if it's the weekend and I'm not going anywhere, but I start to feel gross.


   
  (#12 (permalink)) Old
Koharuchan Offline
Skittles Minion
I can't get enough
*********
 
Koharuchan's Avatar
 
Name: Haru
Age: 25
Gender: Female
Location: Totoro's Hollow, just south of Iraw

Posts: 2,852
Blog Entries: 54
Join Date: March 20th 2011

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 17th 2014, 02:19 AM

Every other day or every two days. It isn't good for your hair to wash it every day.


I love my Big Sleepy Bear.
I still fill my panties; do YOU?
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist. -Oscar Wilde
Buddy since 12/25/11 Self Expressions mod since 4/23/12 Helplink mentor since 5/9/12 . . . . . .Skittlify.
I was blessed by your companionship from 12/24/01-6/27/13
   
  (#13 (permalink)) Old
Astrophile. Offline
Member
I've been here a while
********
 
Astrophile.'s Avatar
 
Name: Brittany
Age: 25
Gender: Female

Posts: 1,113
Blog Entries: 110
Join Date: November 5th 2012

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 17th 2014, 02:54 AM

Every other day, but sometimes I skip a couple of days. My hair doesn't get very oily so I can get away with it.


There is no beauty without some strangeness.
-EAP-

   
  (#14 (permalink)) Old
Fading Light. Offline
Do you believe in ghosts?
TeenHelp Addict
************
 
Fading Light.'s Avatar
 
Gender: bird bird
Location: the empty house

Posts: 9,228
Blog Entries: 64
Join Date: September 20th 2009

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 17th 2014, 04:47 AM

Whenever I remember, which is usually every other day or every few days. I'm not very strict with it.


if you know the hunter's coming
then you hide or keep on running
'cause she's slain the gods before.
   
  (#15 (permalink)) Old
Pirouette Offline
Just a girl strolling by
I've been here a while
********
 
Pirouette's Avatar
 
Name: Rishy
Gender: Female

Posts: 1,503
Blog Entries: 54
Join Date: June 23rd 2012

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 18th 2014, 12:04 AM

I wash my hair once a week since its long. I used to wash it couple of times a week but that just made my hair really static and dry so once a week is good for me.


[left]



"Imperfection is beauty;
madness is genius;
and its better to be absolutely ridiculous
than absolutely boring."

-Marilyn Monroe




   
  (#16 (permalink)) Old
Celyn Offline
~One Skittles Minion~

Jeez, get a life!
***********
 
Celyn's Avatar
 
Name: Holly
Age: 26
Gender: Female
Location: Wales

Posts: 5,548
Blog Entries: 152
Join Date: June 16th 2009

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 18th 2014, 09:19 AM

Every other day. I don't mind missing a day here and there, especially if I'm not going out. But the greasiness does make me feel worse
   
  (#17 (permalink)) Old
Wolfz Offline
Member
Regular TeenHelper
*****
 
Wolfz's Avatar
 
Name: Colin
Gender: FtM Trans
Location: 127.0.0.1

Posts: 351
Blog Entries: 14
Join Date: January 20th 2014

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 18th 2014, 02:04 PM

Well I usually wash my hair every 2 to 3 days. Whenever I think it'd get greasy the next day, because of school.



Colin / 17 / Pre-op Trans-Guy
on T since 12/21/16





If you need someone to talk or if you have questions, feel free to PM or VM me.
I am always here!
   
  (#18 (permalink)) Old
THE FAPMAN Offline
Banned
Experienced TeenHelper
******
 
THE FAPMAN's Avatar
 
Name: Mr. Fap
Gender: Male
Location: The Fapcave!

Posts: 556
Join Date: February 7th 2013

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 18th 2014, 07:48 PM

^ same pretty much...
   
  (#19 (permalink)) Old
Kitty. Offline
Member
Jeez, get a life!
***********
 
Kitty.'s Avatar
 
Name: Kitty
Gender: Female

Posts: 6,269
Join Date: January 23rd 2010

Re: How often do you wash your hair? - September 19th 2014, 02:23 AM

I wash mine about every three days.
  Send a message via MSN to Kitty.  
Closed Thread

Bookmarks

Tags
hair, wash

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




All material copyright ©1998-2019, TeenHelp.
Terms | Legal | Privacy | Conduct | Complaints

Powered by vBulletin®.
Copyright ©2000-2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search engine optimization by vBSEO.
Theme developed in association with vBStyles.