Rapunzel allowed her prince to enter her room by using her hair as the ladder. Sleeping Beauty slept in peace leaving her long locks over the pillow as her Prince Charming entered to save her! What about you? Forget long locks, your hair is probably not even in the condition to be left open, right?
Well, ladies, ladies and ladies – too much of worrying can also cost you a hell lot of your locks! Hence, it is time that you start taking care of those regular little actions that will help you get a better mane. How? To start off with – here’s the trick!
Before that – here’s a trivia!! Did you know that your hair is actually strong enough to hold 100 grams of weight? Yes!! It is true! (What if you tried it out?)
Now here are some of the mistakes that you have been making for eternity maybe?
Hot styling for too much hotness can lead to limp hair!
If you think that you can do without hot styling tools in today’s times, then you are living under a rock! But, it is important that you do not overdo these tools. Hence, keep a check on the ways in which you are curling up your hair.
In case you have curly hair, then rather than hot styling tools try braiding. When you are trying to put it in a straight way, then put the styling tool in the medium or low temperature. Keep it low, safe and get back the shine in your hair!
Top knots look nice, but not too much tightening of hair!
Top knots, high buns, cropped mane –all these pull your hair back and after a certain point of time loosens it from the scalp. Traction Alopecia is an extremely prominent cause for hair loss and when you tighten up your hair, then this condition enhances.
Most of the styles are the high ponytails which pull back one’s hair and hence this style harms your hair. Some new style, eh?
How many times do you wash your hair in a week?
Generally, it is said that one must not wash hair too frequently since it washes away the natural oils. However, your hair also accommodates dirt along with its natural oils, which surely is not good for your mane.
If you have an oily tress, make sure that you wash it every second day. If of the dry type, then a third-day wash works fine. So, rid yourself of those excessive natural oils and find shiny locks!
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Brushing your hair? How and when?
How many times do you brush your hair in a day? 3 times – 4 times – 5 times? Well, you need to control that! Too much brushing can loosen it from the root and therefore cause more hair fall. Hence, in the process of setting your hair, you may lose some. Not up for it? Reduce the times and do it with care – your tresses make you!
Too many products can spoil the mane!
You must have heard of the proverb – ‘too many cooks spoil the broth!’ Well, the same can be said about your hair as well! From parabens to sodium chloride to sodium lauryl sulphate – there’s a host of chemicals that can spell complete disaster for your locks and which you may have been applying for quite some time now!
Most of the people somehow tend to go against the oiling – shampooing – conditioning process to include a lot more in their hair maintaining process. A dash of chemical products here and there can be good, but it must not be done on a regular basis! Thus, make sure that you limit your sources and go in for herbal products.
Now be honest with yourself and ask as to how many of these mistakes are you making? Really? Almost 50%? Then stop it immediately!! Start the reverse process and see your mane get back the glow!!