Hair problem is one of the hurdles in achieving your beauty goals. Beautiful and healthy hair is every girl’s dream However, It is also important for boys to have healthy and thick hair as well. Let’s talk about some basic yet necessary hair care tips.
Unhealthy and dull looking hair can give you a bad day as it has a huge effect on your appearance. No doubt thick and Shinny hair boosts your confidence to the next level.
You might have tried many hair fall remedies but none of them worked, right? One reason is that you might not be consistent to such remedy, know that Consistency is the key!
Yes, here are some dos and don’ts of hair care that you should know if you actually want your hair to be healthy.
These hair care tips apply to all hair types.
Hair care dos
- Brush your hair before a shower
- Oil as much as you can
- Trim split ends
- Sleep with your hair open
- Detangle your hair at least once a day
- Shampoo only scalp
- Apply egg conditioner
Hair care dont’s
- Don’t expose to sun
- Never comb wet hair
- Prevent from heat instruments
- Do not wash hair regularly
- Do not wash hair with warm water
- Do not keep your hair wet
- Do not keep your hair tight
Hair care tips: dos
1. Brush your hair before a shower
Biggest mistakes we make is washing your hair without detangling.It is one of the reasons for hair breakage. Always comb or brush your hair when you are about to take shower It helps spread hairs natural oil from the scalp to the end. Always detangle knots.
Sometimes you forget to comb before shower so the best solution is to keep one comb in the washroom so you can easily remember to detangle hair.
Try this and you will love the result after you shower.
2. Oil as much as you can
Do you hate oiling? me too, but we all know oiling is essential for healthy hair no matter what oil you use. Moisturize scalp as much as you moisturize your face when its winter. Hair gets nourishment with different oils. Don’t stick to one for a long time, use the mixture of oils instead.
Many recommend coconut oil as a best moisturizer. i also recommend the same! Coconut oil is an amazing moisturizer for hair and your skin as well.
3. Trim split ends
Many girls seem to to be afraid of trimming as the thought of losing the length of hair, however, it’s not a fact Hair doesn’t grow long if it has split ends. It is highly recommended to get rid of split ends at least once every 3 months and believe me your hair will grow faster than usual.
Slip ends is a damage to your hair so it is best to get them trimmed from someone professional.
4. Sleep with your hair open
Another fact you people might be unaware of is that sleeping with your hair tied may cause breakage. Sleeping with open hair helps better blood circulation and will help grow hair faster also it gives relaxation. So, always sleep your hair open.
If you sleep with your hair tied you are giving more damage to your hair.
5. Detangle your hair at least once a day
You might not believe me but the fact is many women doesn’t comb their hair the whole day or they are being lazy to comb so they just tied up hair with their hands.
Yes i am not talking about working women but those who stay at home and doesn’t go out for work so they do not find the need of brushing hair, Always keep in mind whether you are at home or outside It is must to brush your hair at least once a day Either you are working women or staying home whenever you have a break do brush your hair to make it look fresh. Keep a comb in your bag!
6. Shampoo only scalp
When we shampoo our hair, we shampoo all the hair strands while the fact you should only cleanse your scalp and roots. You may apply conditioner to your strands so they will not dry out and get effected,Never shampoo your hair directly, mix it with water and then use it.
You can also use vitamins for your hair as well as skin. Read here What vitamins you should use
7. Apply egg conditioner
You might be thinking that every blog says “use egg for protein” ,Yeah it is very old desi remedy for silky and healthy looking hair but it work wonders.
People find it hard to follow such time consuming remedies in this busy life but trust me If you apply egg mask once a week.It is worth making some time out of your busy routine for your lovely hair.
Hair care tips: Don’ts
1. Don’t expose to sun
Try to cover your head with a scarf or hat to avoid sun exposure or to protect your hair from air pollution. Exposure to sun literally burns your hair.
Its a fact that you need sun rays for healthy hair so its not a harm if you get some sun heat in the morning time before 10 am. Experts has revealed that sun rays are intense between 10 am to 4 pm,avoid going out during this time as its harmful for hair as well as your skin.
2. Never comb wet hair
Avoid combing wet hair as it has the tendency to break much quicker than combing dry hair. If it is necessary to comb then use a wide-tooth comb. Do not tie your hair too tied let them free.
One more disadvantage of combing wet hair is that,You lose the volume of your hair that you achieved from your branded shampoo.
Let your hair dry!
3. Prevent from heat instruments
If you really love your hair then you should stop using heat instruments like straightener or hair roller. If you already use them, try using less often with low temperature. Stay far away from keratin or rebounding type of treatments. Stop using hair gel, hair wax and spray.
When you love your hair you got to spot following all the fancy yet harmful treatments.
4. Do not wash hair regularly
Washing hair regularly causes dry scalp which results in hair fall. One study declares that if you want to get rid dryness leave your scalp with its natural oil for at least 3 days by not washing your hair. Shampoo only twice a week and you will see results.
Good number of working women and men face badly damaged hair because they tend to shampoo regularly.
5. Do not wash hair with warm water
When washing your hair you should be more concerned about the temperature of the water. Always wash your hair with cold water as warm water gives more damage and makes your hair look dull and damage also it makes the scalp dry. You might have smelled your hair after a warm shower it smells like burnt is actually the smell of damage to your hair. Even in winter try to wash your hair separately with cold water,Yeah its not easy but for hair sake you have to do this if you really love your hair.
6. Do not keep your hair wet
After washing hair,do not keep them wet. However, don’t dry them either with a towel or blow-dry. Do not rub your hair with towel.
You can also make your hair upside down in order to open so they can easily dry out.
You can get rid of excess water by squeezing it or using an old piece of cloth. Also, don’t sleep with wet hair it will make your hair detangle badly resulting breakage.
7.Do not keep your hair tight
Some girls like to do tight hair as it makes the face look prominent but This is not a good practice if we talk about hair care, At work try to avoid tight hair .Some girls also suffer headache due to this practice.
Good practice is to always keep your hair open or loose or messy. It will also help relax your head.
Opposite combing and blow drying gives you an amazing bounce try it when you go for an event.This the easiest and the quickest tip from us.
If you take care of these small yet important hair care tips you will see visible results. Better growth and nourishment for your hair growth.