Winter has already set in! As we have put past the sun damage that your hair was being put through, it is also time to start planning a hair care routine that is fit for winter. Winter means a whole new set of problems that you need to deal with.
Massage it correctly: One cause of shedding or thinning hair in winter is dryness which causes aggravated scalp irritation and leads to hair fall. Protect as much of your hair from the winter air when outside. Reduce shampooing every other day, it’s important to keep your scalp clean and moist to create the ideal environment for healthy hair growth. However, the dandruff problem can be super manageable with the right care. Massage the oil into your scalp and leave it in for 20-30 minutes. Rinse it out with shampoo and conditioner.
Wash it correctly: A hair conditioner is a must, Apply a suitable conditioner each time you wash your hair, focusing only on the strands of hair, avoiding the scalp. This provides a shine to your hair and prevents it from breakage. Wash your hair only with lukewarm water, not hot water. Hot water will remove the natural oils that protect and nourish your hair.
Dry it correctly: Avoid using a hairdryer. Ideally, it is always good to let your hair dry naturally. If you are using a hairdryer, don’t over dry your hair as it will leave it frizzy and damaged. To tackle frizzy mess, use a hair brush that has a combination of plastic and boar bristles while combing your hair.
Maintain your weekly hydrating treatment. Don’t go out with damp hair, Cut down on your heavy hair styling that involves too much twisting and curling and head sprays, unless it’s your wedding. Avoid hair styling tools and coloring too. Wear headgear lined with hair friendly fabrics like silk even at night.
So, there you have it! Easy winter hair care tips that even the busiest women and men can follow.