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Top 10 Tips for Hair Management in Winter Season

Just like the winter ravages the skin, it does the same to hair as well. As a matter of fact, change in temperature can cause a lot damage to hair, especially if not treated properly. When the winter hits we tend to keep the insides of our houses warm, but in the process we produce an environment which causes the hair to become dry, brittle and accumulate static current.

In the absence of a balanced diet and harsh chemical usage, the damage done to the hair increases tenfold. Therefore, preventive measures are extremely necessary to make sure such a mistake doesn’t happen. The following are Top 10 tips to keep hair healthy during the winter season.

Regular Trimming – To keep the hair healthy, start out early. In late autumn give the hair a trim and a deep condition treatment. This will kick start the growth in the hair before the winter begins.

Alternate Conditioners – Changing treatments of the hair is essential to hair care. Use extra moisturizing and deep cleansing conditioners with breaks in between. Choose conditioners with rare nutrients as well.

Terminate Chemical Usage – Direct applications of chemical usage, or even alcohol or spraying it on the hair can further increase damage. It will destroy the upper layer of the hair and the skin and nutrients and the shine of the hair will be lost.

Cover Up – During the winter season try to cover up the hair as much as possible. It would be in fashion so one will have plenty of head material options.

Weekly Deep Conditioning – Deep conditioning is essential to getting a good look and specifically preventing brittleness. Salons can do the trick, but so can a few extra minutes in the shower. Just remember to choose a hair product from avocado, olive oil, and shea butter. However, in case you have thick, curly, or extremely damaged hair the Redken All Soft Heavy Cream Super Treatment is high advisable.

Set Cuticles – Generally, dry hair does cause the cuticles to rise. Remember to finish the showers with a cold water rinse.

Serum Usage – Serum usage is far too helpful to be ignored. It provides a protective layer against cold weather. It is also used before blow drying the hair and always remember to drab the hair rather than driving.

Get Consultancy before using Heat Protector – Heat protector should always be used before applying heat to hair. However, ask a local consultant to check for allergies and advise the best heat protector.

Nutrition is Foundation – The cornerstone to a healthy hair in winter lies in greater awareness from our top brands as well as choosing good nutritional lists. On the list are vitamins like A, C, E, and different B vitamins that are supposedly help to improve the way your hair are.

Check the Scalp – Most people forget about changing and checking the scalp regularly. If the skin is dandruff, etc. free then it would obviously mean that the hair will be healthy.

“Flaky scalp and dandruff has become a common problem these days, which also leads towards hair loss. Diet plays an important role in keeping the hair healthy. It is important to remove the quickly accumulating dead skin and exfoliate it,” said Skin Dermatologist Specialist Dr. Shumaila Khan in a recent interview.

Dr. Shumaila Khan further added that one should keep a balanced diet and use home-made remedies and balanced diets to keep the hair healthy during winter.

How to Effectively Manage Your Hair

As our lives get busier with each passing day, we seldom get time to take care of ourselves which is why our outlook start deteriorating easily. Without proper maintenance our skin starts aging quickly, wrinkles begin to appear and our hair lose their black glow. Unbeknownst to many people it is very easy to maintain glamorous hair, only if you know what is to be done. Rather than using a plethora of different hair products from the shelf, stick to a brand which is compatible to your hair type and stick with it. Nowadays, there are a lot of products available on the market, so choose very carefully.

Some Tips & Techniques to Maintain Glorious Hair

  • Drink a lot of water. 8-10 glasses a day would suffice. It will keep your scalp hydrated and stimulate hair growth.
  • In case, your scalp is feeling bogged down and hair is feeling heavy, make sure to use products featuring keratin, which can easily rejuvenate them both. That combined with sulfate-free shampoo removes the chemical buildup on the scalp leaving it clean and fresh for healthy growth.
  • Massaging the scalp is a great technique to stimulate the follicles and greatly increase the blood circulation. Encouraging healthy hair growth, a massage can help you take care of early balding. Asians have been employing this technique for a very long time. To add to the benefits, employing warm oil in the massage will do miracles. Hair care experts recommend massaging your scalp gently while shampooing.
  • Every once a while, make sure to apply deep conditioning to your hair, especially if your hair is curly. Wrapping warm towels around your head usually does the trick. Besides, using keratin enriched conditioners for your locks every month or every fortnight is the best way to go.
  • Always detangle your hair, because the more procrastinate the most troublesome it will get later. After some time, it will become increasingly tedious to smoothen your strands. Hair care experts suggest that starting from your hair and moving slowly to the roots works miracles for your hair’s health.
  • For the women with curly hair, it is highly advised to regularly moisturize their hair. Due to the whirls and strands, essential nutrients fail to reach the tip of the hair, rendering the hair dull and dry. Products like volume boosting conditioners trap the moisture inside the hair and coat them with keratin to retain the shine, perfectly moisturizing the locks.
  • Last but not the least you need to regularly trim your hair in order to keep the split ends in check, adding a playful bounce to your hair. That said, if you ignore the split ends, they can travel to the root of your hair and destroy the whole strand, leaving your lock damaged beyond repair.  According to the reviews, keratin rich products great help prevents split ends by smoothening the hair texture.

Making sure of these tips can ensure the great health of hair on your head. If any of these fail to do the trick for you or you need to know more about managing your hair, book an appointment with Dr. Shumaila at Dermalase right now.