The fun we try to have with our hair can cause damage, and that’s no lie. Styling with any kind of heat, be it straightening, curling, dying, blow-drying, our hair is doomed to be affected negatively, and the secret lies in how to undo the effects of our experiments. Here are some tried and tested ways to get your hair looking healthy and shinny in no time.
Our mothers and grandmothers know best, and they have been the true promoters of hair oil for years! A warm oil massage can do wonders, it stimulates hair follicles, strengthening the roots and repairs the damage. Heating the oil assists the process of restoring health and beauty to hair.
Coconut or castor oil work best; massage the oil into the scalp and spread it onto your hair. After 2-3 hours, wash out using a repairing shampoo for noticeable results.
The daily wear and tear of hair is unavoidable and split ends are inevitable ! To maintain the beauty of your hair, it is suggested to cut your hair at least every three months. Split ends also affect the growth of your hair; a regular haircut will help you achieve longer more beautiful hair!
The products you choose to apply to your hair play a great and important role. Make sure you choose your shampoo and conditioner wisely! Repairing shampoos work great for damage-free hair, it is essential to remember that skipping the conditioner will lead to damaged hair quicker.
Honey is that magic ingredient that fixes everything, God’s gift to the world – its benefits are countless. It has antibacterial properties and can be used as an antioxidant; mixing a small amount of honey with equal parts lemon juice and massaging into your scalp can be very helpfull for people suffering from hair loss. Keep it on for 30 minutes and wash off.
Remember being forced by your mom to tie your hair into a braid under the claim that your hair will grow faster? Well, she was right! Braids do keep your hair secure, reducing friction that causes hair damage and split ends. Braids are a damage-free hairstyle that not only look smart, but save your hair from the damage.
Here comes the sun, little darling. Here comes the sun! And it’s not just your skin; your hair needs protection too. Just like the skin needs a sun block, your hair does too. Yes, there are products for your hair that contain SPF, but you can do more than just that – hats, caps and scarves are the best way to block and accessorize!