Monday, 29 September 2014

How to take care of your Oily Hair

Oily hair is a common complaint among teenagers. Because of excess sebum production our hair is oily. This leaves the hair greasy and unattractive.

If you have oily hair, it is essential to wash your hair on a daily basis. This is for the reason that oily hair has a tendency to accumulate dirt as compared to other hair types.

For oily hair do not use conditioners use only shampoos and make sure while choosing a shampoos, it must not contain conditioner in it. Such kind of shampoo is available easily in the market and is cheap compared to shampoos with conditioners.

f you think that you need a conditioner, and then use a conditioner which is very mild. Apply the conditioner only at the tips and in the middle do not apply at the roots and scalp and take care that you rinse it completely. Do not select products, which have silicone, oils, or lanolin.

Massaging the hair is essential for oily hair. Instead of applying lotions or oils, you can use a toning lotion (which removes dead cells) to massage oily hair with regular brushing. This helps hair growth. A regular massage habit is necessary. Avoid applying oil to the hair as possible.

You can also try the following remedies:

Mix 4 tablespoons of lemon juice with 1 cup water and apply to your hair for 15 min and rinse with warm water.

Mix 1/4 cup of cider vinegar with a basin of water and apply to your hair for 15 min and rinse with warm water.

Try to drink at least 8 glasses of water a day and eat fresh fruits and vegetables to keep your hydrated.

Thursday, 25 September 2014

How to take care of your Dry Hair

Hair on the whole has a moisture content of about 10%. If your hair's moisture content drops lower than this level the key is to raise the hair's capability of draw and retain moisture. This is accomplished by means of moisturizers.

Good ones include "humectants" that not simply restore lost moisture but actually catch the attention of moisture and keep hold of it in the cortex of the hair. Essential fatty acids (EFA's) are great moisturizers. One of the top and most cost effectual essential fatty acids is safflower oil. This oil can be used to cook with and it is very rich in EFA's. The scalp produces the top EFA's called sebum. The problems is once the hair grows past the neck line or does not have straight contact with the scalp the scalps natural oils cannot be used right through the hair shaft.

You can manually restore the lost EFA's by:

* Placing 1 or 2 drops of safflower oil in your palms and massage them together.
* There should only be enough to make your hands "shine" in the light.
* Cautiously take your hair (while dry) and "scrunch" the small amount of oil to the ENDS first and work toward the scalp.
* Leave this in your hair.
* 1-2 drops of safflower oil on dry hair is as a result small, you won't see it is there.
By doing the above as often as essential will make sure your dry hair will have the proper amount of humectants to pull towards you and retain moisture. The key is to facilitate a small amount will go a long way. 

Sunday, 21 September 2014

How to get and maintain a healthy head of good-looking hair

There are three main things that needed for a good-looking head of hair - haute hair - good health, the correct attention to cleanliness, and care when using cosmetic treatments. To achieve and maintain a healthy head of beautiful hair there some essential things to work out for it. These suggestions will be very helpful for to attain a healthy head of beautiful hair.

1. Adequate Diet

Hair growth depends on an enough diet. A general diet problem which causes loss of hair is iron deficiency Anemia. The reason is too little iron in blood, brought on by a diet containing too eggs, little meat, cereals or peas and beans. Fresh fruits and vegetables are also required to give vitamin C, which enables the body to absorb iron.

2. Cutting the hair

Even though Hair Cut is not necessary to its well-being, it is easier to keep the scalp clean if the hair is kept sensibly short. Regular cutting does not make the hair grow up strong or faster.

3. How hair can be damaged and what are the reasons behind it 

Although scalp hair is hardy, and can withstand a lot of mistreatment, it can be damaged by too much or inexpertly applied perming, dyeing - Blonde to Brunette, bleaching and massage. The amount of beautying hair can take varies from person to person. Sometime the scalp is allergic to the dye and becomes inflamed and swollen. To put off this occurring, the dye should be tested by applying it to a small area on the arm. If a patch of irritation has developed, the dye must not be used on the hair.

The majority people who bleach their hair do so with hydrogen peroxide. If the peroxide is repeatedly applied, it may make the hair brittle. If this happens the hair might turn rough, develop split ends, or happen to thinned or shortened.