Can Wet Hair Actually Make You Sick?

If you have long hair, you’ve probably experienced the aggravation of running out of time to dry it before you head outside or fall into bed. But was your grandma right about the risks? Wet hair can be annoying, sure, but is it actually dangerous? An internal medicine doctor addresses the risks.

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Does Dry Shampoo Actually Keep Your Hair Clean?

Imagine never having to take the time to wash and dry your hair ever again. No, you wouldn’t have to shave your head – just switch to dry shampoo, a spray-in product that advertises some of the same benefits as the wet goop you slather over your head. These alcohol- or starch-based sprays claim to … Read More