Some of us hate our straight hair or curly hair so we spend tons of money to get it permed to our liking. Perming our hair can make our hair curly or straight for a couple of months and then we go into the salon to get it retouched. However, have you noticed how dry and frizzy hair becomes when perms start fading away? Well, that is because perming hair can severely damage your beautiful locks.Read More »
You’ve probably heard that applying certain oils onto your hair will benefit your hair because it provides moisture and strength. Barbara Gonzalez from Cosmopolitan, states that oils are rich in fatty acids that are “great for healing split ends, sealing moisture, and detangling.” But what oils should you really focus on when applying them to your hair? Or, what oils should you look for when buying shampoo products?Read More »
Do you have dry, brittle hair and feel like the hair strands are breaking so easily? The reason why hair gets so dry is because it is simply not getting enough hydration. According to WebMD, one of the common causes of dry hair is that the scalp is not producing enough oil to moisturize the hair. Hair strands do not produce oil on its own so it relies on the root of the hair to distribute the moisture down. WebMD also notes “since the roots are under your skin, dry scalp goes along with dry hair.”
Another reason why hair becomes dry is that the moisture is escaping from the hair. The hair has a layer called a cuticle that protects the hair strands and once it is damaged, the hair is unable to keep moisture in. WebMD states “in a healthy cuticle, the layers lie tightly together and keep moisture in.” So, with a weaken cuticle, hair cannotRead More »
Do you straight iron or curl your hair every day? Well, it’s time to refrain yourself from grabbing that straight iron and curling iron every single day. Excessive heat will burn hair, thus, damaging the hair without even noticing it.
I’ve known a couple of people who has to have their hair either straightened or curled and their hair has become dull, dry, and has produced plenty of split-ends. Hair is sensitive to heat, especially if the hair is fine and thin.
People who straight or curl iron their hair is literally burning their hair strands (without theRead More »