Having long, lustrous and healthy hair is every woman’s ultimate desire. However, with the ever-increasing pollution and busy schedule, taking proper care of your hair to get that perfect look can seem to be a rather uphill task.
However, taking some basic steps to maintain your hair might be quite crucial as dull or messy hair spoils your entire look even if you adorn designer clothes, perfect make-up or even the best of jewellery. Luckily, these days neither do you need to spend hours at a beauty salon nor do you need to waste money on hair products most of which come at exorbitant prices. All that you need to do is just follow few basic hair care tips that would not only be manageable but would also make it shiny and more importantly, healthy.
Often it is seen that shampooing the hair in a hurry is what turns out to be the prime reason for hair damage as so, there are few tips that you should keep in mind to ensure that your hair remains healthy. Wet your hair properly before applying an adequate amount of shampoo but don’t forget to lather the shampoo between the palms at the beginning. Use cool water to rinse off the lather to ensure that all the moisture remains in the hair shafts.
Comb your Hair Properly After Wash
In a bid to spread the natural oils in the hair, comb your hair properly from back to the front. After brushing your hair, try and softly massage the scalp with the help of fingertips. At the same time, make sure that you do not comb the hair while it is wet as it is prone to breakage.
Having a Healthy Diet
The key to healthy hair is by having a nutritious and balanced meal to provide all the vital nutrients that the hair needs to grow and became shiny. Avoid consuming large amount of fats as well as cholesterol and include lots of fruits as well as vegetables in your diet.
Minimize the Use of Hair Products
Although hair products might momentarily provide you with the perfect hair style, excessive use of such kind of products can cause irreversible damage to the hair. Make sure that you never use these styling products directly on your scalp as it would clog the pores of the hair. Moreover, also refrain from using products with alcohol in them as it makes the hair extremely dry.
Using the Hair Dryer Properly
Using hot air to style your hair can be immensely detrimental to the hair and so, a hair dryer should always be used in the cool mode. At the same time, do not keep the hair dryer at the same place for very long while keeping in mind that it is not kept to close to the hair. In order to ensure that the drying process takes place all the more quickly, use a towel to pat dry your hair while the remaining water would be absorbed by the hair.
Quick-fix Hair Care Remedies
Apart from the rest of the points, long, shiny hair can be ensured by many home made remedies that improve the quality of hair. In order to get rid of the residue from the hair, washing your hair with a beer with a little bit of water can be used.
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