One of the most important things that every woman adores is that long, silky and shiny hair. You can’t not love that glance from other people that come with this powerful weapon, healthy-looking hair. However, the quest to have beautiful natural hair is not as easy as you may think. Lucky enough, every problem has a solution, there is no reason to panic.
Before we look at the various remedies for your hair, it is wise to point out some of the causes of hair dryness. The scalp had has sebaceous glands responsible for the production of sebum, a natural hair protector. The skin becomes dry in the event of insufficient sebum, leading your hair to lose its moisture as well. The dry skin causes the hair to become dry as well. There are other external causes of hair dryness. Your hair can lose its natural look for a variety of reasons. Some of them include excessive washing using harsh chemicals, overuse of heating tools, exposure to harmful sun rays, and even exposure harsh climate condition.
Remedies for hair dryness
Use of olive oil
Olive oil works best for your brittle hair. The oil is rich in vitamin A, B, C and E. These nutrients are essential in boosting the health of the hair. Moreover, olive oil has an antioxidant that shuns free radicals that cause damage to the scalp cells. The fatty acids in the oil also moisturize your hair leaving it smooth and silky.
Applying mashed Avocado
This fruit is also rich in vitamins, fats, proteins, natural oils and essential fatty acids. All these combined, help to repair the damaged hair. The fruit coats soften the hair making it flexible and hydrated. It also prevents free radicals from damaging your hair in future. A mashed piece of fresh avocado mixed with some coconut oil, applied to the scalp, can do wonders for your hair.
Massaging the scalp using egg
Egg yolks have proteins and minerals that nourish the hair strands if your scalp lacks this nutrient. The yolk imparts a natural shine on the hair, and the enzymes in the egg white are a perfect hair cleanser. The eggs provide nutrients that are depleted as a result of damaged hair.
Once you get rid of the main problems that dry your hair, you may wish to curb that dull, lifeless appearance. Keeping your hair moisturized and in good shape requires additional efforts. Use cold water while rinsing the hair and also reduce your hair wash rate.
Type of brush
The type of brush you use is also a factor to take into consideration. It is advisable that one uses the boar thistle brush. Use of this brush results in the following benefits:
Conditions and massages the hair
A boar bristle hairbrush naturally conditions your hair. It distributes the sebaceous oils throughout the rest scalp. Therefore, the oil coats your whole strand of hair rather than sitting on your scalp. It is the best natural conditioner, and you are enhancing only by brushing your hair. The boar bristle brush also massages the scalp, causing the flowing blood to increase. Increase in blood flow unclogs the hair follicle and equally promotes hair growth.
Cleans and prevents hair breakage
When you use a natural boar bristle hairbrush the sebaceous oil on the scalp is distributed to the whole length of your hair strand, acting as a protectant for your hair. It aids in sealing the split ends thus reducing frizz. It acts as an anti-frizz serum. The hair also becomes more elastic thus reducing breakage.
It’s a great styling and softening tool
Boar bristle brushes are great styling tools. If your hair flips over, the brush will set it right, at the nape of your neck forward. The brush leaves your hair with a fantastic volume. If you keep on brushing your hair regularly on the flip side, there is a tendency of your hair naturally straightening without using any source of heat. The sebaceous oil on your scalp coats the hair making it softer. The boar bristle brush is also a natural softener too, conditioning your hair!
Depending on how damaged your hair is, you might want to try and restore it, before choosing the drastically trim solution. Have patience and be consistent in caring for your hair in order to see the desired results.
It is always better to prevent than to cure! Your body already produces the substances you need to stay healthy and have a great hair. So, use that to your advantage!