05 Best Hair Care Tips For Winter
Winter has arrived, and it’s the time that you must pay an extra attention to your hair to prevent it from the damaging effects of the harsh, cold winds. In winter, your hair loses moisture and its silky nature, thus leaving it dry, rough and lusterless. Your scalp becomes dry, itchy and flaky thus leading to infection, dandruff and other scalp disorders. You must follow a proper hair care routine to infuse moisture and nutrients back into your hair and keep them healthy, silky and dandruff free.
- Weekly deep conditioning treatment
Cold weather can make your wavy hair dry and rough. An intense hair conditioning mask is required to restore moisture, shine and softness back to your hair. Blend a ripe banana with 1/4th cup of thick milk and 2 Tbsp of raw honey until smooth. Apply on your scalp and hair and leave for about 45 minutes. Rinse with cool water. It leaves your hair silky, soft and shiny.
- Take cold showers
Taking bath with hot water might make your feel great and relax on a cold day, but hot water dries your hair and pull away the moisture from your hair, thus leaving it dry and brittle. Cold water is good for your hair. It strengthens your hair, tightens your hair follicles and prevents them from getting clogged, improves better blood circulation, eases your mental stress and makes your hair look more healthy and shiny.
- Trim your hair
In winter, your hair is more prone to breakage and split ends. If split ends is left unattended it continues to travel upwards and finally causes hair to break. The best way to remove split ends is to give your hair a regular trim in every two months. Trimming your human hair extensions can make your hair grow faster, healthier and prevents further split-ends.
- Hot Oil Massage
In winter, a hot oil massage gives a complete relaxation to your scalp. Hot oil treatments prevents dry and flaky scalp, deep nourishes the hair, improves better blood circulation, stimulates hair growth and keeps away dandruff and split ends. For an ultra-nourishing hot oil treatment, mix equal amount of olive oil, coconut oil and almond oil. Slightly warm the oil and gently massage onto the scalp. Start from the roots of your hair and gently massage down the shaft of your hair. Soak a towel in hot water and then squeezed to remove the excess water. Wrap your head with a hot towel. Let it stay for 4 to 5 minutes and then remove.
- Nourish your scalp with a protein hair mask
Your hair needs protein to grow, rebuild and repair damaged hair. So here is a protein rich mask that you must try. Mix the contents of 2 egg with 1/4 th cup of thick milk and few drops of olive oil. Combine the mixture well and gently apply onto your dry hair. Leave for 30 minutes and then rinse with a mild shampoo and conditioner.
Although nowadays, hair extension can help you own any hairstyle you want, just need a few time. However, caring natural hair is also important. Hope those tips above will be useful for you.