Follow these hair care tips to keep your hair healthy and good looking:
# Generally, people in good health have healthy hair. This means following a healthy lifestyle will mean healthier hair for you. Eat healthy. Add plenty of fruits and vegetables to your diet. Avoid junk food, aerated drinks, alcohol and smoking.
# Using too much of hair styling products will harm your health. Avoid using hair styling products that contain alcohol. Also, hair products with harmful chemicals should be avoided. A lot of genuine natural hair care products are available these days. Find natural products for yourself.
# Do not pour or apply hair care products directly over scalp as this may clog the pores on your head.
# Wet your hair with normal tap water before you enter a swimming pool. This would prevent hair soak the chlorinated water of the pool. Wear swimming cap.
# Do not overuse hair dryer. Hot air can be damaging to your hair therefore select the cool setting when using a hair dryer. Do not blow dry one spot for longer period of time, keep moving the hair dryer. Maintain a good distance between device and hair.
# Use shampoos & conditioners that match your hair type. Trial and error is the best way to find out what specific hair product is best for your hair. Do a little research over the Internet. Check ingredients and other details before you decide to go for a hair care product. Natural hair care products are safe and effective.
# Always shower with warm water. Hot water can dry or damage your hair. Similarly, cold water is also bad for health of the hair.
# Remember hair is most vunerable when wet. Be gentle when shampooing and conditioning. Don't use excessive force rubbing your hair.
# Trim your hair regularly. As the ends of your hair get older and damaged by rough handling, they become prone to splitting, Nelson says. Get regular trims, at least 1/2 inch every four to eight weeks.
# A warm oil scalp massage 2 or 3 times a week will help stimulate and moisturize the scalp. You can use good quality coconut, almond or olive oil for massage.
# Eat a well-balanced diet, exercise & supplement your diet with vitamins to help balance your hair growth. Give your body proper Sleep.