Curly hair is found in almost a lot of the population today. It is really difficult to take care of curly hair as compared to the normal hair. The basic thing we can do is take care of the scalp as the nourishment comes from the scalp and dryness in the scalp leads to dull and damaged hair.
Here we lay down some tips and tricks for you to have flawless and tangle-free curls.
#1. Know your curls
Different patterns and different types of curls require different nourishment and maintenance routines. The type of curl helps you decide the shampoo the conditioner and the serum you need to use to have frizz-free and shiny hair.
#2. Less is more
It is important for curly hair that which product we use and by how much. The right amount of product is less than you think. Always look before you apply the shampoo and conditioner to hair as the quantity matters.
#3. Have a hair care routine
Having a routine i.e. fixing the days you wash the hair and the time intervals between oiling them helps to have nourished and healthy hair as it ensures that the scalp is clean between short intervals of time.
We must have adequate 8hrs. Of sleep, at night it helps our body to repair itself and treat the damages that are happening on a day to day basis. Also or having healthy hair we should sleep on silk pillows as they are softer on hair as compared to normal pillowcases when we toss and turn during our sleep and also be must braid our hair while sleeping as it helps to prevent them from getting tangled.
#5. Hair Masks
Apart from shampoos, conditioners, and oils a lot of other products can help and nourish the hair one of them is hair masks. Once or twice a week we must use a hair mask depending on the hair type and consistency. Thick and curly hair needs a little extra care all we have to do is whip a conditioning mask with egg yolk, 2 tablespoons of mayonnaise, and one tablespoon of olive oil and one tablespoon of honey. Combining apple cider vinegar, Greek yogurt, and honey help to reduce the breakage of hair. Lemon juice and olive oil hair mask helps to cure the itchy scalp. For dry hair, we can combine avocado and coconut oil. Baking soda and coconut oil help to reduce dandruff.
#6. Say no to heat
Using hairdryers and straighter can damage the hair structure and lead to hair-fall.
We must say no to the brushes as they may damage the delicate curls and lead to hair loss. We can opt for finger combing or wide tooth comb instead. For fine curls showering with a hair net will allow you to get your hair clean and still maintain the curl structure.
Thus by using the shampoos and homemade masks, we can take care of the fragile curly hair