If you live somewhere where winter exists, then you know what havoc it can do to your scalp and hair over those cold months. We’re talkingdry, limp, static prone hairand an itchy, flakey scalp, generally all over lacklustre hair.
Between constant transitions from the harsh Winter winds to the drying indoor heaters, your hair has become more fragile, and dehydrated. Changing your hair care in the Winter to suit the change in season is crucial to maintaining healthy hair and scalp.
Hair serumis a perfect fix to dry, compromised tresses. Just a few drops add lustrous shine and manageability to your hair. However, a hair serum can have so many more purposes than simply being the last step to your styling routine.
You’ve heard the term before Hair Serum. At first, it may seem a little redundant. Why do you need a serum if you’re already using a conditioneranddeep conditioningyour hair on a regular basis? Stay with me here, this next bit is very important. When used on clean hair, a hair serum has some pretty amazing benefits.
You just finished taming the mane and now you’re ready to seize the day. You step outside and you’re hit with that palpable wave ofstifling humidity. All of a sudden your hair has a mind of its own. While there’s nothing wrong with some seasonal volume it’s reassuring to know that for days when we want to be in total control of our hair, there are options available.
We’re all better people in the summer, let’s be honest. And then the unbearable heat rolls around and we all forget what summer isreallylike. Hot and humid; acurly hairedgirl’s nightmare.Humiditybring chaos to an otherwise tame ‘do by causing frizz, dryness, and in some cases, breakage.
But, don’t give up and break out the ball cap just yet, there are products that can help you maintain healthy curls through the summer months.
I never know how often to wash my hair. I’ve read that it’s good to skip as many washes as possible, but my hair has a tendency to get quite limp after a day or two, maximum. I often resort to wearing it up or using dry shampoo to try to prolong my style, but I’m wondering if I should just wash it every day to freshen it up. Will that actually damage my hair?
We may be getting temperatures above +10 degrees Celsius (50 degrees Fahrenheit for our friends south of the border) as early as next week!
No time to relax though, we’ve got to start prepping our hair for the warm weather now. If you’ve neglected your tresses over the winter, it will take a bit of patience in order to restore your hair to it’s shiniest, healthiest self.
Naturally curly and wavy gals (and guys) may be more affected by winter weather, especially when considering curl patterns. Protect your curls by practicing some winter-proofing tips and avoid some easy mistakes.