Doesn’t matter if you have straight hair, curly hair or oily or thin hair type some of the hair tips are universal. To reshape your hair routine basic hair care is important. So continue reading to know more.
#TIP 1: WASH WITH LUKEWARM WATER
Sizzling hot shower can feel relaxing but if you are real with yourself then think twice that it is not worth it. Red-hot water can actually take away the essential oil from your hair and can make your hair look duller. So next time when you step to take shower adjust the temperature, Lukewarm water can help to get clean without being harsh on hair.
#TIP 2: CONDITION CORRECTLY
Conditioning after shampoo is must to get smooth as silk hair, but are you sure you are doing it correctly? Roots are the part where you get the greasy glance at very first time but remember conditioner should be apply on certain sections on hair. Always apply from the middle till end of the hair. Avoid apply it from root as it can lessen the volume of hair.
#TIP 3: SHAMPOO DIRECT ON SCALP
In comparison to conditioner, shampoo should be concentrated on scalp, according to American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) applying it on mid length can dry and dull your hair. Scalp is the area needs cleansing; hence shampoo must be applied only on the scalp.
#TIP 4: WASH THOROUGHLY
Almost done with shampoo and conditioner, its time to rising out any other remaining product. Make sure you wash out everything thoroughly, as leftover product can leave your scalp oily.
#TIP 5: DON’T USE TOWEL TO DRY
Using of towel to dry off or to remove excess water from hair seems to the easiest way, but it is not the best way. Squeeze your hair after the shower and use old cotton cloth to dry off your hair. It is gentler than towel.
#TIP 6: STRAIGHT OR CURL ONLY ON DRY HAIRS
Have you ever seen a drop of water on a hot pan, consider the same happening to your hair? That’s why it is recommended to use straighter or curler when your hair dries off completely.
#TIP 7: WIDE TOOTH COMB
It’s a fact, combing wet hairs breaks more easily than dry said by AAD. Because of this it is wise to comb on dry hair or comb with wide tooth on wet hair to detangle.
#TIP 8: CHOP THE SPLIT ENDS
As much as you care to keep your hair healthy by following various hair care tips. Sometimes split ends are just unavoidable. Rather than sealing them or hiding you must book a hairdresser and chop them off as they stop the growth of hairs.
#TIP 9: HEADS ON SLIK PILLOW
Cotton pillow can absorb the essential from the hair product and can be harsh on your strands. Shift to the silk pillow cover to maximise your hair care.
#TIP 10: PROTECT YOUR HAIR FROM UV RAYS Another reason for hair damage you may not be aware of is? The SUN. AAD recommends to cover the head whenever you step out specially on a hot weather.