Top 5 Hair Care Tips For Summer
The Sun can damage your hair, just like it does damage your skin. Within few weeks of summer, your hair that was healthy and shiny starts looking dull and feels fried. Too much perspiration and dust during the hot summertime increase hair issues like dandruff, split ends, frizziness, and hair fall, etc.
Summers can give a harsh effect on your scalp also and make it dry that can cause damage to the hair roots.
Even sometimes hair may get burnt and change its natural color. Even colored hair starts to fade away if you are exposed to direct sunlight for longer times.
There are 100s of options to take care of your hair this summer, but we have selected the top 5 summer hair care tips that can be easily adopted even with a busy life.
Limited use of Cosmetics Products
Summer heat naturally dries your mane out and cause damage to them. So, you might reconsider opting for any chemical-based hair procedures during the entire summer. As far as possible avoid coloring your hair with any chemical-based color. If absolutely necessary try to go for natural alternatives. The best practice is to get your hair colored, do it a month before the summer hits.
Opt for compatible conditioners
You need to choose proper hair conditioners that contain sunscreen elements to shield your hair from harmful UV rays of Sunlight. Ensure you hydrate your hair regularly and usher life in it by opting for a rinse-out conditioner, as the sun dries out your mane very quickly. Don’t forget to check your hair type and nature before opting for any product. If you are going for a swim, never forget to wear a swimming cap and use any leave-in type conditioner on your hair during that time.
Use Shampoo With Care
Washing your hair with shampoo every now and then actually causes more harm than good to your hair as it dries out your scalp and hair. If your scalp sweats more and makes the hair greasy, then you should prefer any mild shampoo. That is good for the summertime. Shampoo only on the scalp. Avoid applying shampoo directly on the hair, as it makes the hair drier.
The heatwave in the summer months makes your mane extra dry, and makes it look frizzy. Always try to keep it tied up to prevent it from becoming too frizzy. Choose to style your hair from braids to ponytails to knots and buns. This ensures a reduction in sweat generation on the scalp.
Drink Plenty Of Fluids
Maybe you are serious about your hair and strictly following all the above tips to protect your hair in the hot summer months, still, you need to remember that if you are not adequately hydrated, you are still at risk. Your mane gets largely and directly benefitted from drinking adequate water or any other hydrating fluid. This hydration keeps us cool and also maintains the health of our hair. In addition to this, you should add more fresh fruits and vegetables to your daily diet to get all the essential nutrients.
In the end, we hope you will follow the hair care tips properly to protect your hair from the scorching summer heat. Still, if you have any confusion or you are looking for an expert opinion, or if you are looking for a solution for your existing hair situation feel free to book an appointment with Dr. Venkatesh Purohit at Mediskin. Just give a call at +91 – 982 9663 434 or +91 – 960 2750 823 and book your slot. Enjoy a happy summer.