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How do I untangle matted/knotted hair

Before you start, do not, I repeat do not try to brush your hair from root to tip if you have knots or tangles. Not now, not in the future. Get a comb or hairbrush that can be washed with soap. If ...
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How to Get Rid of Bed Hair Without a Shower

I have had a similar problem; when there is no time for a morning shower, I do a "simulated shower", which consists of: Thoroughly wet the hair all the way through (kitchen sink?) Dry the hair ...
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How to grow hair in this style?

Keep this picture on your phone. Each time you get a haircut, show the haircutter this picture first. Tell them that this is the look that you (eventually) want. They will know how to cut your hair ...
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How to get rid of dandruff from hairs?

Soak methi seeds (fenugreek seeds) overnight, make a fine paste of it and apply it to your scalp. Do it every week. It not only reduces dandruff but also makes your hair shiny and soft also reduces ...
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How to eliminate static-y hair?

My wife runs dryer sheets through her hair for that. She says they work great.
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How to cover hair for a barber to prevent cutting that particular hair?

I suggest a different approach to covering or tying your hair before going to have it cut.You shouldn't have to go to that extreme. Don't rely on a description to be understood the same way you ...
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Shaving my head

You can use head shaver/trimmer, e.g. something like this: Source. (Just random result when searching for head shaver on Google.) You won't get "smooth" skin but as you say you can't use ...
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How can I reduce the itchy portion of growing a beard?

I found that when I cut my beard with hair clippers, it didn't itch while growing. It was only when I started using a blade razor that I experienced the itch. It might have something to do that a ...
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How to Get Rid of Bed Hair Without a Shower

Whenever this happens to me, I usually just wet my hair, throw in some shampoo and wash it really quickly. Afterwards I use a towel to dry some of it and leave the home with semi-wet hair and let it ...
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How to Get Rid of Bed Hair Without a Shower

First of all I need to say I really laughed with your question and specifically with the nicknames for every case.. To the point now. My hairdresser gave me this advice and it works. Put some lemon ...
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How do I untangle matted/knotted hair

Wash your hair by using a little shampoo but don't scrub on top of your head, pull down from scalp to tips and wash it out. Get a shower cap and squirt a lot of conditioner into it, then rub some in ...
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Is there any simple and quick way to change hair path for men?

According to my studies in trichology, every head has a unique pattern of hair follicles with a "grain" or direction of growth. The pattern is determined by your genetics and isn't alterable. Each ...
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How to cover hair for a barber to prevent cutting that particular hair?

By far the easiest method to get the ponytail that's your goal is to simply stay away from all barbers for a year or more. "But I'll have shaggy hair over my ears and collar!" There are home ...
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Keeping Thin Hair Clean For Longer

I can report from recent experience that the greasiness of your hair is like a habit. You got your skin used to become very greasy by washing it too often. If you don't wash it for a longer time (say, ...
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Can't cut my hair with clippers and I have no scissors. Any other solutions?

Not sure if the OP found a solution, but it USUALLY has NOTHING to do with the hair. All the advices of changing clippers, adjusting blades, and lubricating the blades are well meant I'm sure, but are ...
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How do I untangle matted/knotted hair

This sounds crazy, but the Wet Brush changed my life. No extra products or processes required, and it can be used on wet or dry hair. FYI, I have no association with the company.
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How do I untangle matted/knotted hair

OPTION #!: Try completely saturating your hair — while wet — with a deep conditioner, then cover (if you can) with a plastic cap (the kind used in hair salons; can be inexpensively ...
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How to Get Rid of Bed Hair Without a Shower

Bed hair in the morning is horrible but this works for me, I put my head upside down and blow dry my hair and brush it starting on hot blow dry then to finish I dry it on cool. Then I flip my head ...
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How do I untangle matted/knotted hair

I'm on the same road. I haven't brushed my hair for 2 years. My advice is to buy a Diana brand wide- toothed comb. It is working. My hair is in one huge knot, so it takes a long time. Good luck!
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How to remove the wheels from casters on a chair, to remove hair?

You can pop the wheels from their axles with a large flat-headed screwdriver, they're just push-fit. Speed is the trick - they're somewhat resistant to a continued hard force, but if you 'surprise' ...
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Is there any simple and quick way to change hair path for men?

You can try, after showering, to comb it in the way you want and let it dry in that way (be it with a hair dryer or naturally). If you find it starts assuming its original direction at some point when ...
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Is there any tip for removing oil from hair without hair washing?

Boar/natural bristle hairbrushes are very good at distributing oils in your hair. If the oil is concentrated in one spot (your scalp, for example), brush from your scalp to ends to distribute the oils ...
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Really matted hair

How about cutting it short? (I just don't see why you'd keep it long if it is so problematic.)
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How to take care of my long hair?

Long hair has 2 major problems: physical stress and lack of moisture. Physical stress means that the hair is bent and rubbed by any surface it touches, like your clothes, pillows or the back rest of ...
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How to cut your own hair?

I use hair clippers from Walmart, they cost about 20 or 30 dollars. They last for years. If your hair is long comb it out, I don't let mine get long enough to comb. I cut it once a month or so. I ...
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Keeping Thin Hair Clean For Longer

My hair is dead straight, blond & fine, so this is something I've worked out over many years of similar issues. If you have long hair then it cannot possibly be getting greasy right to the ends in ...
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How to style overgrown bangs that won’t stay put?

Mini Hair Tutorial: Each hair strand is extruded from its follicle as it grows much like toothpaste squeezed from a tube. As it grows, it will have a characteristic profile, in addition to colour, ...
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How to style overgrown bangs that won’t stay put?

Addition to Stan's answer: To straighten your hair you'll want to use a very big round brush. They're usually available in the beauty section of convenient stores or in drug stores and don't cost very ...
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How to stop reindeer skin from losing hair?

This Reindeer Hide Rug Care says If looked after properly a reindeer hide rug ought to last for many years. At first the hide will definitely moult by shedding a little of its fur and this should be ...
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Is there any simple and quick way to change hair path for men?

Hair follicles are all "aimed" in a particular direction, and I don't think they can be changed. Only the hair that has grown out 1/2" or more can be "trained". I override all of that by using hair ...
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