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Are you taking proper care of beautiful and shiny locks? Are you using the right tools and products to make your mane healthy and shine in summer? You can maintain your hair easily with right kind of steps. Since hair is made of protein, it is imperative to keep healthy diet and good hygiene in order to maintain your luscious locks and keep it shine in summer. Also make proper cleansing and conditioning of your locks well in summer using right tools so that you can protect it from summer scorching heat, humidity and pollution for a healthy shine on your locks. Here are some easy and simple tips which you can do at your home to prepare you mane for the season and to get unbelievably beautiful locks.
Cleansing and Washing
In summer season, we often end up with various hair problems like hair-fall and dandruff. These problems develop because of dirt and pollution on scalp. Hence, it is imperative to cleanse or wash hair sparingly using good quality shampoo more often in the summer. But avoid excessive shampooing hair too often because it can leave locks dried out making it lost of natural shine. Aim to do shampooing of your beautiful mane two or three times a week. Select right shampoo that suits your hair type; and can deeply nourish your locks and cleanse the scalp. Avoid shampoo containing sulfates or parabens.
Massaging and Conditioning
Having a good massage on your scalp during the summer is imperative. It will increase blood flow and leave your locks sparingly nourished maintaining the natural shine. It will also make you feel rejuvenated. You must have a massage with a good conditioner every time you do shampooing of your mane. The conditioner is a hair care product which is especially designed to massage the scalp and keep locks soft, healthy, moisturized and shiny. It is advisable that you ought to use right type of conditioner that suits your hair type and treatment damage. Deep condition once a week is important. Using hair care products is essential part of maintaining luscious locks in summer; but be careful about using hair-care products that have too much protein.
UV Rays Protection
I think you are well aware about UV (Ultraviolet) radiation and its harmful effects especially on skin; however it also has some beneficial effects UVA and UVB rays are subtypes of ultraviolet radiation (UVR) which can cause damage to the scalps making your locks dry, frizzy and dull. They can cause for lost of shine on your hair. So you must think about protection of your hair from UVA and UVB rays in summer. Experiment with different hats and beautiful scarves will not only make you look modish but will also shield your mane from the ruthless sun.
Using hair-friendly tools and styles
It is imperative to use tools and styles which are hair-friendly and suits your hair type. There are many women who use blow-dryer to dry locks instantly. But they are mistaken. It would be the best to try not to use a blow-dryer especially in summer because healthy locks do not respond well to heat. The excessive use of blow hair dryer can damage your beautiful mane making it ugly. However, if you choose to blow dryer for your mane, use the tool at the lowest temperature setting. Also limit usage to once a week only. It would be the best to let your locks dry naturally.
Brushing locks is good but avoid brushing too much. It you brush too much often then it can damage your mane strands, making it frizzy, dull and split ends. Never brush wed hair. Allow it dry naturally and then brush. Choose right type of comb and prefer plastic or rubber combs over the metal ones.
In summer you should opt for those styles which suit your hair type. Fishtails braids and glamorous messy bund are summer friendly hair styles which you can easily make at your home without going to a beauty salon or parlor. You must trim your hair regularly, every 6-8 weeks.
Staying healthy in summer is important for shiny hair. You should maintain a healthy diet which is rich in proteins, vitamins, iron and zinc. Healthy diet will definitely prevent your locks from becoming dull, frizzy, thin, split ends and dry. Include different kinds of fruits & nuts and leafy & green vegetables in your diet. Drink lots of water. Keep your self hydrated. Vitamin E, Vitamin C, Omega 3 Fatty Acid, Zinc, Protein, etc are essentials for healthy hair.
And the last advice is remove stress from your life. Be happy, eat healthy use right hair-care products & steps; and make appealing shine on your beautiful locks in the summer season.