There are a lot of people today that do not keep up with their hair. As a result, people find their hair damaged, and looking bad. Use the following tips to learn how to properly care for your hair, so as to look like a well groomed person.
If you have dry hair, considering cutting down the amount of times you wash your hair each week. When you shampoo your hair, you strip it of its natural oils, which help keep your hair silky and soft. Seek out products that will allow you to keep your hair clean without washing it.
When you are using a hair dryer, you should take extra time to dry it on the cool setting. The cool setting on your hair dryer will cause significantly less damage to your hair, than if you dry it with very hot air. Hot air will cause drying to the hair.
If you have curly hair, put down the brush and comb! Curly hair should only be brushed or combed while it is soaking wet. For the best results, apply conditioner to your wet hair before you comb through it. Be sure to only use a wide toothed comb so as to not cause any damage. This will keep your curls looking their best.
To give your hair that look that says you just came out of the ocean, look for products that can mimic this look. Keep an eye out for bottles called “salt spray”, or something like that. You can even mix up your own batch by dissolving a teaspoon of salt into a cup of water. Then, add about 10 lavender oil drops and you now have the mix that you need.
Don’t abuse your hair using a towel if it is wet. This includes rubbing and tugging. This causes your hair to frizz, and it stretches the strands of hair, causing them to potentially break. You should instead blot the wetness from your hair or wrap it up in a towel. Never brush wet hair with anything but a wide-tooth comb.
Take care of your hair during the summer. Over exposure to sun and chlorine can seriously damage hair and result in split ends. Wear a hat in the sun, and a latex swim cap while in the pool. Also, wash your hair with a chlorine-removal shampoo in fresh water after swimming in a chlorinated pool.
Do you have dry hair? Try this for deep conditioning. You don’t need a fancy product, just use a good sized portion of your everyday conditioner Then, wrap hair in a damp, warm towel or plastic wrap to hold in the heat. Let it set for between a half and one hour, then shampoo your hair to remove the conditioner and rinse well.
With the information you learned about caring for your hair you, should have a better idea on how to manage your hair now. It really is not that hard to keep up with your hair once you get in a routine of managing it. Start today, and before you know it you’ll have lovely hair that will leave the world stunned.