7 Common Hair Care Mistakes We Often Make

Did you know you are unknowingly making mistakes while caring for your locks?

7 Common Hair Care Mistakes We Often Make

Now that the pollution is at peak, hair care has become even more necessary. We try to do every possible thing advised by hair experts, may even consult a specialist While trying to do good for our hair, at times we end up damaging them more. Here are 6 very common hair care mistakes we often make.

Brushing Hair Without Patience

Hair Care Mistakes

When it comes to taking take care of your hair, you need patience… a lot of patience, especially while brushing them. Harshly and rapidly tugged at the knotted ends of your locks will not only break your hair strands but also affect their roots. Try using a wide-tooth comb for lesser breakage.

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Not Using The Right Hair Products

Right Hair Products

This is the most common hair care mistake almost everyone makes. We all have different hair types. Some hair is frizzy, some oily, some too thin and smooth, etc. One must determine her hair type and then only opt for suitable hair products such as shampoo, conditioner, hair serum, hair mask, etc. for best results.

Neglecting Hair Serum

Hair Serum

A good hair serum makes hair look shinier, nourishes it and protects from external damage-causing agents like dust, UV rays, etc. It is a common and a very silly mistake to neglect applying hair serum. One must use this amazing product to de-tangle hair post shampoo.

Forgetting Hair Masks

Hair Masks

Once in a while your hair needs to relax and be cocooned by nourishing goodness which is hair mask. Most of the women totally forget about hair masks. Before opting for a hair masks, determine your hair type and opt accordingly. You can even make an organic hair mask at home by using things such as aloe vera pulp, ripe banana, yoghurt, paste of soaked fenugreek seeds, etc. All these things are not also nourishing to the hair but also for their future health.

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Overlooking Scalp Health

Scalp Health

One of the most common mistakes of hair care is that people tend to overlook scalp health. Taking care of your scalp is directly taking care of your hair; after all that is where hair grows from…! An oily scalp is prone to dandruff problems and aids in breakage of hair. Determining the health condition of your scalp is very important in order to choose products for your hair.

Towel-Drying

Towel Drying

The most common thing we tend to do after washing hair – rubbing the hair and scalp with towel. STOP doing this right away. Towel-drying is one of the worst things you do to your hair. The action of towel-drying can further tangle-up your hair, and it creates tension to your hair roots. This causes serious damage to your hair. All you must do with your towel is pat-drying the excess/dripping water from your hair. Also, it is okay to wrapping your hair for 5 to 7 minutes before blow-drying them.

Oiling 

Hair Oiling

Even though oiling is probably the best nourishing technique you can use for your hair care, if done carelessly, it can lead to hair damage. The most common mistake women do when it comes to oiling is keeping the oil in hair for more than required time. Due to air pollution, it is very much advisable to not commute with oil in hair as it will attract more dust, which will not only stick to the hair strand and scalp but also start damaging them. It is absolutely fine to keep oil in your hair for overnight. If your scalp is oily, make sure you take expert’s advise for the same.

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7 Common Hair Care Mistakes We Often Make | Hair Care Tips
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Now that the pollution is at peak, hair care has become even more necessary. We try to do every possible thing advised by hair experts, may even consult a specialist While trying to do good for our hair, at times we end up damaging them more. Here are 6 very common hair care mistakes we often make.
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