As everyone knows, we consider our hair to be our ‘crowning glory’. Everyone wants stunning, healthy locks, but all too often, hair just appears dull. You will find tips here for getting hair that is shiny and healthy in appearance.
If you’re fond of wearing your hair back in a ponytail, be sure not to tie your hair back in the same place on your head each time. If you repeatedly wear your hair in a ponytail, your hair is likely to break. If you have to tie up hair for your job, let it down when you are not working.
For healthy hair, do not brush your hair while it’s wet. Wet hair is far more fragile than dry hair, making it more prone to breakage. To minimize damage, either brush your hair before you shower, or wait until after it has had time to dry before combing it out.
If you happen to have fine hair, it will not be to your best advantage to use large amounts of conditioner. This will put excess weight on your hair, which will make it look even thinner and finer. For those with thinner hair, light hair care products leave your hair looking healthy and thick.
If you discover that your hair is becoming dull, you may want to think about your current diet. To get the healthiest hair possible, incorporate plenty of fatty acids, vitamin E, and iron into your diet. If you can’t eat enough of these, try using a well-balanced multivitamin to get what you can’t from food.
Learn how to use your blow dryer in ways that are less damaging to your hair. The key is to keep the dryer on its coolest setting, and keep the tool in continuous motion so that individual patches of hair are not subjected to excessive heat. Use your hands to detangle your hair while drying it so that you can brush it smoothly when it is dry.
You should now understand that having great hair can come about with just a little care from you. If you too apply these ideas, you will have lustrous healthy hair in short order. With a little care, over time your hair will be at its best.