Your hair is your crowning glory, or is it something that you would prefer to keep under his hat?! If your hair is not quite what you would like it to be, then it may be that you have forgotten some of the basic rules of hair care products that you should follow.
Every day, your hair gets a beating from the elements, pollution and the sun, and if you do not take care of your hair, no amount of expensive hair products will never put it right. So, let’s get back to basics and look at ten tips for natural hair care that every woman should know.
You need to be cleaned regularly to keep your hair looking healthy, but do not overdo it. For most people, the shampoo every other day is enough to keep them clean and hair, no more than that, and you’ll undress all the natural oils from your hair and make it dry and brittle. You should also use the mildest shampoo that you can find, and one that is sulfate free.
Your hair is extra vulnerable to damage when it is wet, so if you clean with a towel, then you will probably break and damage hair. The best thing to do is to pat your hair dry with an old tee shirt. They are much more absorbent than the towel in any case, and they will not damage the hair.
Another sure way that you can damage your hair and even pull some of them by the roots is too impatient with ligaments. Tease tangles with a wide comb before you even try to use a brush. If you brush, cleans all the way from your root to tip, and thus you will distribute your natural oils evenly over the entire length of your hair.
Too much heat is really bad news for your hair, turn down the temperature setting in all of your heated tools. Let your hair air dry naturally whenever you have the time and you do not even really need to wash your hair with very hot water either.
Your hair will be much more manageable and shiny, if you give him a deep-conditioning treatment once a week. You do not need any fancy food conditioning to do it; oils such as olive oil, coconut oil, linseed oil, almond oil will do the job just as well. Warm up some of your favorite oil and massage into your hair (make sure the oil is not too hot). Wrap head with a towel and let sit for an hour or so, and then wash again with warm water and shampoo.
The longer you leave between the slats, the greater the split ends and stray hairs are. You should aim to get accurate, at least once in two months, even if you do not think you need it. Some people also say that regular strap helps to make hair thicker, too.
If you want to keep your hair shiny and healthy, then protect it from the weather in a hat. And the sun and cold wind can dry your hair and if you live in a big city, the pollution will have a negative impact as well. If you’re going to be outdoors for any time length, then pop a hat to cover your hair and that will keep it in good condition.
If you are prone to frizzy hair, then alternate between the weekly hot oil treatment and conditioning of high-protein hair mask. A simple hair mask protein is produced by mixing the yolks of two eggs with some warm water, or you could use mashed avocado and mayonnaise. Massage your natural hair mask into the hair, wrap head with a towel and leave for about an hour before washing it again.
Clarifying shampoos extra strong shampoos that are designed to remove hair extension product, which can build up on the hair. For most people, a shampoo once a month clarifying shampoo will suffice; more can actually damage the hair. It covers treatment once a month, will raise an extra product to the hair and restore natural shine.
Your hair may be affected by what you eat and drink too much. To keep your hair nourished and hydrated, you must be a balanced diet that includes essential fatty acids, protein, vitamins and minerals. You also need to stay well hydrated, so make sure you drink plenty of water every day. What’s good for your body is also good for your hair. Eat plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables, seeds and nuts, and it will help keep your hair looking shiny and elastic.