Summer Hair Care Tips
Summer is a fun time, going outdoors and vacations. We all know that the hot summer sun is harmful to our skin, but you dont know about the harmful effects that sun has on hair. The sun can damage our hair like our skin.
Here we will learn how to protect our hair from the heat, sun and humidity without turning it into an endless battle.
Cover Your Hair
Cover the hair with a scarf or a hat to cover, when you are out in the sun. It provide extra UV protection, and also helps your scalp to retain moisture. A hat reduces damage caused by wind, especially if your hair is prone to tangling, and protects colour-treated hair.
Loose hairstyle is best during summer. . It helps air out your locks and prevents the accumulation of sweat. Tight hairstyles can be damage hair, as they tend to pull and tear hair, especially if your hair is dry from the summer heat.
Wash your hair less as frequent washing strips your hair of the essential oils that moisturize it naturally.Which in turn stimulates additional oil production and makes you feel the need to wash it even more. And when you do wash your hair use shampoo which are gentle, nourishing and have a high SPF.
Avoid Hair Dryer
Avoid Hair dryer to blow-dry your hair as it makes your hair frizz up. Your hair is exposed to a significant amount of heat on a daily basis in the summer. So avoid the blow dryer dry your hair naturally. Avoid flat-irons also , as they will do further damage to already-dry hair.
Always use conditioner after hair wash. It helps to restore some moisture and life of your hair. Get the one which suits your hair type and texture. Try the natural hair conditioners. And also try a natural deep conditioning treatment once a week to get that extra bit of moisture into your hair.
Hot Oil Rinse
A hot oil rinse is essential during the summers. After hair wash, heat any natural oil like coconut oil, almond oil or olive oil and apply it to your hair from the tips to the roots. Your hair will feel soft and healthy instantly.
Avoid using brush and pulling your hair when it’s wet, since that’s when it’s most susceptible to breaking. Use a Wide-tooth combs that are most gentle for untangling hair, as brushes can pull and tear when they snag strands.
Follow these tips to have a healthy hair during summer.