Using the following hair care tips will do wonders for the long-term healthy condition of your hair.
Washing the hair. You have to wash the hair based on how quickly it gets dirty; if you have greasy hair you can wash it daily but only using a gentle shampoo suitable for everyday use. It is also important to select the right shampoo for your hair type. Do not use hot water as it makes the hair look dull, unhealthy and even contributes to hair loss. Rinse the hair with cool or cold water. After washing the hair, use hair masks and balms – it will make the hair smooth and easier to comb.
Combing – you have to be particularly careful with combing especially if your hair is long or thin. Do not comb wet hair, as it gets damaged easily. If your hair is tangled, loosen it first before combing.
Hair accessories – select the right comb, preferably one that is made of natural materials. Hair ties should not pull the hair.
Trimming the hair ends is one of the secrets to having beautiful hair; even if your hair is healthy you still have to trim it from time to time. You can do it yourself, but it is important to have sharp scissors, but even better – get the special scissors for cutting the hair.
Care four your hair wisely. Avoid coloring and other chemical procedures; shorten the time with the hair dryer or abandon it altogether. Do not use hair straighteners and, with time, you will notice how beautiful your hair looks.
Treat the hair properly. It is important to identify any problems with the hair and address them timely. Use nourishing, moisturizing and smoothing products.
Protect the hair form the harmful effects of the climatic conditions. In summertime, it is very important to protect the hair from UV rays. Do not let the hair down in windy conditions as it can get tangled. Do not go out with wet hair in winter; wear a hat or a scarf to protect the hair from frosty weather. Also in winter the hair dries out as quickly as it does in summer, so be sure to use moisturizing products.
Proper nutrition. A healthy and balanced diet will insure the perfect condition of your hair. It will make the hair look shiny and beautiful. If you are on a diet, be sure to get enough vitamins for hair to maintain its healthy condition. Your diet should include enough vitamins, minerals, fats, proteins and carbohydrates. Fatty, fried and spicy foods should be avoided, also limit the intake of salt and sugar. Drink more water and give up bad habits such as alcohol and smoking. Proper diet is good not only for your hair but for the entire body.
Hairstyles. It is definitely fun to try different hairstyles, but do not do it too often as the hair needs to “rest”. It is important not to impair the blood flow to the follicles. Also perform head massages.
Finally, make use of the natural remedies for hair. Homemade hair masks, made of natural ingredients, can truly transform your hair to look beautiful and healthy.