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Tangle Teezer Hairbrushes for Long Hair


The Tangle Teezer hair brush has made our lives so much easier over the past couple of years.  For a long time, both my daughter and I have struggled to find the right hair brush that takes the knots out without pulling.

We have tried a variety of hair brushes over the years.  From wide toothed combs to fine toothed combs to barrel brushes.  Nothing seemed to work very well in getting those knots out of longer hair.  My daughter also has curly hair so this was an extra challenge.

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3. Comb the hair after washing.

How to Care for Curly Hair to Stop it Getting Knotty


It has taken us several years to finally figure out how to care for curly hair to stop it getting knotty.  H’s very curly hair is beautiful but became difficult to maintain.

How to Care for Curly Hair to Stop it Getting Knotty. We've been discussing hair care, hair loss, Advanced Tricho Pigmentation (ATP) and the best ways to keep curly hair tangle free.

Trying Different Hair Care Products

Over the years, we have used many different products on her hair.  From tangle free shampoos to leave in conditioners to pouring lots of rinse out conditioners on her hair.  Nothing seemed to work for very long or at all.

We have also been through our fair share of combs and brushes.  Not many worked for us.

Knots in Hair

When she was around four years old, H had terrible knots of hair at the back of her head.  She had grown impatient of sitting down for long periods of time while I combed her hair.  As she slept, the hair got more and more knotty on the part of her head that touched her pillow the most.   The combination of less combing and it tangling up in her sleep meant that there was very little I could do.

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