Conditioning treatments are not necessary for thin or fine hair. These weight down hair and make it seem finer and thinner. Instead, opt for light conditioners to add volume without the ill effects of heavy conditioners.
To help protect your hair from the damaging effects caused by the sun, use hair products which contain sunscreen. The sun could damage your hair and eliminate the benefits you gain from your daily care routine. By taking additional measures to protect your hair, you ensure that it looks and feels great and retains its color.
Try using a deep conditioner treatment to give dry hair a treat. Just wet the hair and use a generous helping of conditioner on it. Try wrapping the hair in a damp towel or even try using some plastic wrap to keep the heat in. After 30 minutes, wash the conditioner out thoroughly and then rinse well.
If you use a blow dryer to style your hair, move the blow dryer around continuously so that no one part of your head is exposed to the heat for too long. This will eliminate the chance that your hair will be damaged from heat.
A soft, satiny pillowcase can protect your curls as you sleep at night. Cotton pillowcases will absorb oil and moisture, causing dried-out hair. Use a satin pillowcase to protect your hair when you wake up you will have the same curly hair! You can get the same effect by wearing a scarf or bonnet of satin to bed, too.
Before taking a dip in the pool, thoroughly saturate your hair with water from the tap. Doing so reduces the amount of chlorine that is absorbed into each follicle. If you don’t use a swim cap, wash your hair with shampoo and conditioner right after getting out of the water. This will limit the amount of damage the chlorine does to your hair.