Fragile When Wet

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Its safe to comb hair when wet.

Verdict: True

Are you too aggressive when brushing or combing your wet hair? You mightve noticed that more strands than usual snapped off in your brush. Its no surprise hair swells when its wet, making it fragile and more susceptible to breakage. The best way to detangle wet hair is to use a wide-tooth comb or pick, and gently work from the ends up to the root. Also, avoid using an actual brush until your hair is dry brushes have many teeth, which can stretch wet hair to the breaking point.