LOC method stands for Liquid Oil Cream. This is the best way for moisturizing hair. It is an implicative way of humidifying your water or water-based devices (which type of liquid you use), locks up the moisture with oil & putting in the cream to seal the hair skin. Hair of some person represents the personality of that person, and everyone is very possessive to keep his hair silky and smooth, especially the girls. We suggest LOC, that is the favorable procedure to maintain your low porosity hair. If you don’t know about this method, then keep reading the article to understand this method easily.
Have a look at the LOC method
(L) LIQUID CONDITIONER
In this process, the first step you have to take is to make use of the items which are based on water. You can take a shower of water on hair, or you can use a leave-in conditioner. The easiest way to get your hair hydrated is simply to take a bath. You have choices to select the leave-in conditioner as this is a personal matter for everyone to choose this product. By using a Leave-in conditioner, your hair becomes shiny and easy to make different styles as you want. If you don’t know how to choose the best leave-in conditioner, then there are some devices you need to read.
In case your hair is thin, and you want to save your hair from overburdening, then you should pick a weightless liquid for your hair. But you have to know that how much amount of liquid conditioner is required for your hair. In case of long hair, you can use a leave-in conditioner as more as you want. After using the liquid conditioner, there is no need to wash out the hair. When your hair is wet, then understand that your hair is at the stage of breaking, so use a Fine-Tooth comb instead of a brush. To avoid twisting in your hair, softly slide your hair with a fine comb after using a liquid conditioner. Now you are free to make hairstyles as you want it to be, it’s up to you.Now there are two ways to of drying your hair, One is Blow-Dry, and the other is Air-Dry.
When you choose a blow-dry method for your hair, first of all, make sure that your hair is safeguarded from the heat. If you want a smooth hairstyle which can be displaced, then you should use a round brush. On the contrary, a blow dryer can damage your hair by misusing it. Therefore, you should need patience for this process. Now you can dry your hair by using a towel and dry as more as you can. You should use a softer towel for drying your hair to prevent your hair from damaging. You can also use cotton cloth for hair drying.
The general meaning of air dry means to leave your hair in the open air for drying. It is the process to remove the humidity of your air by decreasing the air temperature. This is also called the condensation method. For air-drying your hair, you can also use a microfiber towel and remove the water from your hair as much as you can.
If you use a cream instead of a lightweight liquid, then your hair will surely weigh down. You can use enough lightweight liquid leave-in in summer but not in winter. In the same way, the creamy leave-in will be too heavy to use in summer. By reading this article, you can understand and can decide on using the product. Most women found this method favorable for their hair standard. Sometimes, you naturedly use this method unknowingly in the right way yourself.
This is the second step to seal the moisture of your hair after using a leave-in conditioner. The point is that which oil is most suitable for your hair, let’s discuss it. Choosing the type of oil suitable for your hair depends upon the porosity level of your hair. Porosity level means, “You have high porosity hair or low porosity hair?. By going through the test of porosity, you know that your hair is high porosity then you should use Castor oil, Coconut Oil, Olive Oil, and many more. These oils provide strength to your damaged hair and prevent them from breaking down.
In case of low porosity hair, You should use light oils like Argan oil, Sweet Almond Oil, Apricot oil, etc. Using heavy oils for low porosity hair is very inappropriate because using these oils will make your hair overburdened. If your hair neither has high porosity nor low then you can use Grapeseed Oil and Jojoba Oil. You can also use two or three types of oil for your hair; it depends upon how much money you have. If you have very high ordered dry hair and your hair seem to be damaging, then use coconut oil for your hair.
This the final step of the LOC method to maintain your hair porosity. The purpose of this step is to seal the moisture of your hair entertained from the previous techniques used as Leave-in conditioner and Oil. You can choose a styling cream that will maintain your hairstyle. Using a cream prevents your hair from losing moisture and helps you in defining the curls in your hair. It also helps to keep your hair kinky-free.
Also, read: how to moisturize low porosity hair?