Use a sulfate-free shampoo and conditioner to avoid stripping natural oils from the hair.
Detangle hair with a wide-tooth comb or fingers while wet and coated in conditioner.
Moisturize hair regularly with a leave-in conditioner or oil to prevent dryness and breakage.
Protect hair at night by sleeping on a satin or silk pillowcase or wearing a satin bonnet or scarf.
Experiment with different hairstyles, such as twist-outs, braid-outs, and wash-and-gos, to find what works best for your hair type.
Avoid using heat styling tools frequently and always use a heat protectant when using them.