The rain comes as a welcome relief after the sweltering summer heat the thick grey clouds and cool breeze make you want to hug rain drops, but the excessive humidity leads to sticky or frizzy hair, dullness, hairfall, and dandruff. To top that, there’s the problem of pollutants sticking to your hair and settling on your scalp, causing irritation and often, a smelly scalp.
Monsoon is the season when you need to keep your hair stylish in a natural way, remember to much use of styling products and gels only attracts dirt and pollution. So it’s better to avoid them especially during this time of the year. Regular washing and conditioning are the best options to opt for.
Arm yourself well in advance with products that suit your hair type. Don’t just buy products off the shelf, driven by enticing advertisements.
Avoid hot hair-treatments such as perming, straightening or colouring in the rainy season, as these treatments need time to settle on your strands and are likely to be washed away in the rain.
When combined with wet weather, treatments like coloring tend to weaken the hair shaft and promote breakage, hair fall and split ends.
Shampoo at least 2-3 times a week, to keep away the dirt and pollution that sticks your hair throughout the day. And apply a good quality conditioner after shampoo.
What you put into your body is as important as what you put on your hair. Remember to include plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables in your diet.
Lemon juice mixed with water can also be used as a last rinse to give your hair a shiny and bouncy look.portant as what you put on your hair. Remember to include plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables in your diet.
Messaging oil is very good for the health of your hair, but make sure not to keep the oil for more than 2-3 hours.
Try not to use hair sprays and gels, as the lacquers and gums can stick to the scalp causing dandruff.
Preferably, avoid a hair dryer. If you must use one, make sure your hair isn’t dripping wet when you turn it on, and hold it at least six inches away from your scalp.