One of the simplest ways to maintain your hair is by getting hair cuts on a regular basis and regularly washing your hair. So, check out the tips presented here for advice on hair care and styling that is suitable for all hair types.
Keep your hair damage free by not brushing it when wet. Wet hair is not as strong as dry hair, so it’s easier to break off. To reduce damage done while brushing, brush it before you wash it and then wait until it is fully dry before brushing it again.
As you dry your hair, steer clear of blow dryers whenever possible. The heat from a blow dryer can damage your hair, giving it a frizzy look. Instead, keep your hair wrapped up in a towel. Keep it this way as long as you can. This way, your hair will air-dry naturally, minimizing frizz.
If you feel your hair is looking a bit dry, there are many in-home conditioning treatments you can use. Wash your hair and gently blot out any excess moisture, then apply a conditioner and put a plastic shower cap on for several minutes. The heat generated will allow the conditioner to deeply penetrate your hair follicles.
Read labels and choose hair care products that contain mostly natural ingredients. Make sure you use conditioner and shampoo that suits your hair as well. Do not hesitate to try different products until you find out which one works best for your hair.
When you are conditioning your hair, make sure you spread it around sufficiently throughout your hair, do not use more on one part than another. Also, you need to be sure to keep the conditioner in your hair and allow it to sit for a couple of minutes to soak in.
You can make your hair healthy and as shiny as possibly if you have a nutritious diet and avoid smoking. Just as your health matters, so too does the hair and body you were born with and they should not be ignored in your quest for great hair. Consider carefully the natural texture of your hair and your head’s shape when choosing a hair style.