Mar 15, 2013 - Do a pre-poo on your dry hair with olive oil or coconut oil, not conditioner. You need to get penetrating oil into your hair and on it to protect the strands from water. Apply a generous amount of oil to your hair, cover it with a plastic shower cap, and leave it on for 4-5 hours or overnight. You can also try the GHE or baggying method – basically sleeping with a plastic cap or bag on your head to trap heat and moisture overnight . Also, make sure to drink a whole lot of water. Dehydration is often the culprit of hair dryness. Jul 25, 2016 - Shampooing weekly will help to remove product build-up, environmental factors, dust, sweat etc to ensure your pores aren't clogged and hair growth can occur freely. Deep Condition: Once a week or each time you shampoo. Make sure you have a great moisturizing conditioner and a balancing protein conditioner. Feb 17, 2016 - I ended up getting a second big chop and starting afresh 11 months ago . off the hair, and it leaves the hair pretty dry if it stays on for too long. So you just big chopped your hair or maybe you've had a short 'do for a while now, . I know so many people who were devastated after their big chop and quickly grew to embrace their hair Also, your hair will dry out faster during the winter. Jun 10, 2013 - So, I just big chopped and my hair doesn't feel as soft, silky, and wonderful as it did when I was relaxing. I have 4c, fine hair. My regimen is I . Aug 8, 2011 - Well, I did it Friday night. I got the big chop. I was nervous and yet excited. I have never seen my natural hair before but I did learn why I have . . big chop. Years of chemical relaxers can take its toll resulting in damaged, dry, and brittle hair. . A lot of people ask, 'Does hair grow faster after the big chop?