Hard water makes the scales stand up on your single strand of hair, looking jagged and unsmooth under a microscope, this causes your hair to feel rough and tangled. Therefore, making it more difficult to completely rinse out all of the soap. Not to mention the soap is less effective in very hard water because it reacts with the excess minerals to form calcium or magnesium salts.
How Can We Prevent/ Treat this?
Shampoo & Conditioner
A clarifying shampoo works WONDERS. After one use it strips the build up of minerals, soap scum, and other hair product build up like hair spray, shine spray, serums and detanglers.
Using a shampoo and conditioner that is designed for hard water will help prevent these scummy build ups and