Keeping Your Hair Healthy: What to Do to Keep Your Hair Looking Good All the Time

 Your hair is your crowning glory. You can style your strands any way you want – curled, sleek straight, brightly colored – and it will immediately transform how you look.However, your hair also needs some TLC. Find out how to get soft, lustrous, and healthy hair below:

Know More About Hair Oils

There are different types of oils that can help improve your hair’s health. Some of them can even address certain hair-related problems such as itchy scalp and dandruff.

A hair oil that has recently been experiencing a rise in popularity is derived from a plant called moringa. Moringa is a native of Africa, Central and South America, and Southeast Asia.It is also being touted as a superfood, but moringa oil for hair(in particular) provides many benefits. Aside from providing shine, it can strengthen your hair strands and condition your scalp. Therefore, it can prevent hair breakage and split ends as well as dandruff. This is because moringa oil is jam-packed with nutrients that also keeps your hair healthy like antioxidants and vitamin E.

Use only a few drops of moringa or anyother essential oiland do not apply on the roots to give your hair shine without making it too greasy. You can apply it to your scalp and the length of your hair as a moisturizing treatment for about 30 minutes (or more) before you shower.

Avoid Washing Your Hair Everyday

Washing your hair every day will lead to dryness and breakage. When a strand of hair makes contact with water, it swells from the inside and pushes the cuticle up. Over time, the repeated swelling and pushing leads to frizziness and breakage.Showering also strips your hair of natural oils. This will not only cause breakage, but it will force your scalp to overcompensate with the lost moisture and produce more oil, leaving your head greasy and dull.

That is why experts do not recommend washing your hair every day. Instead, wash your hair only when you need to. Make the most of dry shampoo that absorbs oil and odor to keep you looking fresh in between showers.

Read Your Shampoo Label

On days when you do wash your hair, make sure that you are using the right products. If you have damaged hair, naturally you would want to get shampoo and conditioner that has proteins that strengthen strands.

Girls with curly or wavy hair should avoid products that have silicone because they can weigh your hair down. However, everyone else can benefit from avoiding hair products that have this ingredient. Heavier silicone can accumulate along the hair cuticle over time and leave a film. You may need to use a clarifying shampoo to remove buildup.

Do not underestimate the importance of conditioners. They tame frizz and make your hair softer and shinier.Allow the conditioner to work its magic by leaving it on for at least five minutes. Rinse your hair with cool water.

Avoid Heat

Applying heat to style your hair will cause dryness and breakage. If you have to use a curling or flat iron, make sure to spray heat protectant.To use, grab small sections of the hair and mist each one. Comb your hair to better distribute the product. Make sure that the product is applied evenly all over to prevent damage.

All these reminders, however, should not stop you from experimenting. No matter what you do, you can cut your hair short or even shave it off, your strands will grow back anyway so have fun with it.

 

Speak soon,

Lotsa love

AG xxo

This is how you get baby soft skin

Everyone wants to have baby-soft skin, but this can be quite hard to achieve. The main reason for this is because your skin is constantly facing the elements. It is open to cold, warmth, moisture and dryness every single day and if you are not careful this can leave it feeling uncared for and generally not very smooth. If you want to avoid all of this however then there are a few things that you can do to try and give yourself the support you need.

Rinse and Cleanse

The first thing that you need to do is make sure that you are rinsing and cleansing your skin 

once every single day. It is so important that you use products that are more than suitable for your skin type and it is also important that you use a different product for your face when compared to the rest of your body. For your face, try and use a soap that is very gentle and also try and use a cleaner as well. When you have done this, then apply some moisturiser. You also need to make sure that you are getting your recommended 8 glasses of water every single day as well as this will help you to hydrate your skin from the inside out. When you do clean your face, make sure that you are using a sponge or even a cloth that has very soft fabric. If you don’t then you may find that you end up harming your skin way more than you did before.

Exfoliate

Exfoliating is very important if you want to have super soft skin. You have to do this around 3 times a week. When you do exfoliate you will soon find that this helps you to remove any dead skin cells and it even helps to buff the skin back to great condition as well. When you exfoliate you will also find that this helps you to remove any dirt, oil build-up and even dead cells as well. This will really help you to get that super soft skin and it can also help you to make sure that you are always stopping the chance of blackheads from occurring.

Moisture Support

If you feel as though your skin needs some more moisture then you need to try and select a product that is suitable for both your age and your skin type. Change your products from time to time as well because if you don’t then this could cause a chemical build-up and it could also cause you to lose out on additional moisture as well. If you want to take things to that next level then you may want to consider some anti-aging skincare cream. This will really help you not get a great result out of your routine and it is also one of the best ways for you to get your skin nice and soft at the end of the day as well so do keep that in mind when you are planning out everything.

Speak soon,

Lotsa love

AG xxo