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Kim Kardashian was the latest celebrity to admit that she doesn’t wash her hair regularly, joining celebrities like Lorde, Adele, Gwyneth Paltrow and Jessica Simpson in a hairvolution focusing on restoring and making the most of the natural oils found in our hair and scalp.

Barrie Stephen Hair and babynames.co.uk were put to the task to ask the question “How often do you wash your hair?”.  The response revealed that the UK isn’t as freshly washed as many think.

In the poll of 1,547 parents on the site, a surprising 12% admitted to washing their hair only once every five days, or even waiting even longer to wash their locks.

In a recent interview with Into the Gloss, Kim revealed that her hair routine was a lot more low maintenance than most would believe.

“We start out with a blowout on day one,” Kim told the beauty site, “then we go into a messier vibe the next day, and then we flat-iron it and do a really sleek look on day three since that requires a little oil in the hair. Day four could be a slicked-back ponytail, and on the fifth day is when you wash it.”

28% of responders washed their hair daily, and the poll was topped by a majority of 35% who said they washed their hair every other day. A quarter of those polled washed their hair every 3 to 4 days.

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