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How Do Astronauts Wash Their Hair in Space?

This Astronaut Washing Her Hair in Space Will Blow Your Mind

If you currently find washing your hair frustrating, we suggest you don't apply to work at NASA. Expedition 36 flight engineer Karen Nyberg shared with the world how she takes care of her mane in zero gravity, and the result was simply mesmerizing. You might deal with water temperature issues, but Karen deals with water temperament issues — droplets float away from her as she tries to moisten her strands. Watching her slick shampoo through (and up) her locks makes us grateful for our normal hair care routine, but we have to admit, we're envious of the volume that floating hair seems to have.

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