Hard water and your hair

I have been seeing on people’s blogs where they are buying shower filters due to hard water in their apartment. Hard water may have minerals in them that leave hair hard, dry and may lead to breakage. I was curious about whether we had hard water or not … so I did some poking around and we do not have hard water our home, so we are good! Places in the Pacific Northwest have the least amount of hard water. Also, my showerhead does not have mineral buildup or other deposits around it. It looks almost new.

Sigh … no need to buy a water filter! However, I am using distilled water in the Caruso roller reservoir, as that is what’s recommended!

Here is a helpful article about hard water and your hair …

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=7&ved=0CGsQFjAG&url=http%3A%2F%2Fblackgirllonghair.com%2F2011%2F12%2Fhard-water-and-hair-breakage%2F&ei=ZYJnT9a-GYvKiQKUv9X7Bg&usg=AFQjCNFffSZiI3gUfhO2ZeTNpzSN5Ycsig&sig2=zTi8yOaWB91n42ALpn7RJQ

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