A Magic Brush For Knotty Hair

I first saw the Knot Genie on a flash sale site. It promised to untangle the most unruly hair with ease.

Addie has unruly hair, but I still couldn’t bring myself to buy a funny looking plastic brush that made such big promises.

While in Florida, I found one on clearance for $8.

At first I was worried about it being on clearance, then I figured “What the heck?” if it really is that fantastic I scored myself a deal.

Addie truly does hate having her hair combed and after a week on the beach and in the pool her hair was fried. I dreaded taking a comb to it, I even dreaded taking the much lauded Knot Genie to her hair, on the last day of our trip I busted it out and began brushing.

Here’s the truth on dry, curly, tangled hair…it got the tangles out with a regular amount of tugging, BUT – damage and breakage was lessened GREATLY. I figured before really giving a true review I would try it out on wet hair as well. Tonight after a shower and a very, VERY deep conditioning after such a rough hair week I tried out the Knot Genie again. It worked much better on wet hair and her curls dried into lovely little ringlets.

An even better bonus is that it does a fantastic job on my semi curly/straight/wavy hair. No breakage or pulling. A dramatic improvement from my regular boar hair brush.

The Knot Genie can be purchased online for $19.99 or if you’re lucky found on sale either online or in a boutique. (Is it worth $20? If you have a houseful of girls who hate having their hair combed? Yes. Otherwise it’s debatable. $8? Sure!)

Find more Casey on her blog, twitter, Pinterest, Flickr and facebook.

Article Posted 4 years Ago
share this article
facebook twitter tumblr pinterest
See Comments
what do you think?
share this article
facebook twitter tumblr pinterest
See Comments
what do you think?
what do you think?
close comments
Subscribe to the
Welcome to
Sign Out
Follow us on