Having hydrated hair is not only a symbol of health but also of beauty. It is likely that the treatments that you regularly do on your hair have deteriorated the hydration of your hair. It is not a problem since you can constantly have hair full of vitality and shine again. Here you will learn how to hydrate dry hair for an enviable mane.
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Every day women use dryers and irons to straighten their hair, in minutes you can leave hair from curly to straight, shiny and soft. However, it has its consequences, be it due to the heat of these instruments, dehydration, UVA rays , chlorine and the sea, all this leads to dry, damaged and brittle hair.
For your hair to look the way you want, it is very important to have good hydration, in your body, your skin and hair. To achieve this you need to have a healthy diet, with foods in Vitamin A, proteins and drink plenty of water.
How to hydrate hair with conditioner to add shine
When choosing the products with which you will treat your hair, you must take into account that they favor your hair type, depending on its characteristics.
The conditioner is crucial in the wash to avoid dryness, split ends and to mistreat your hair by detangling it. Since this makes the comb slide better through your strands and leaves you with shine and softness.
If you have dry hair, a conditioner that contains coconut will help you because it will hydrate you, if your hair is brittle, a conditioner that contains.
For a better result of the use of the conditioner you can
- Use it before shampooing with dry hair.
- Apply it as a mask, from medium to ends.
- Wear a thermal cap for best results.
- Leave it for 20 to 30 minutes.
- Use a wide comb and detangle carefully.
- You wash and massage with shampoo.
How to hydrate hair with cornstarch to soften it
Cornstarch is not only an ingredient in the kitchen, but also for hair hydration, gives shine and smooth’s hair.
Steps to straighten and hydrate your hair with Cornstarch:
Mix 3 tablespoons of cornstarch, 2 tablespoons of natural coconut oil, a cup of water and heat over low heat, stir until it has a creamy consistency.
Let it sit until it is warm and start applying it to your hair from root to tip. If in your case you have oily hair, the ideal thing for you would not be to apply it from above, if not from the middle down it would be the right thing to do. Then remove by washing with your preferred shampoo.
How to apply deep hair hydration to my hair
Hydration will be 100% effective if you use quality products and follow the proper procedure, so that in this way you can obtain the results you expect in less time.
Sanitization: Wash the hair preferably with an anti-residue shampoo, so that the cream penetrates better. Remove excess water and blow dry a bit, the drier the better.
Application of the cream: Separate the hair into strands and apply the hydration in small portions. The massage will help the penetration of the product.
Heat and rinse the hair: It could be with a hot and humid towel, leave it for 15 minutes, and remove it by washing and rinsing with a neutral PH conditioner to close it well.
Here are some homemade options:
- Olive oil, a tablespoon of honey and half an avocado:
Mix and beat this mixture well, apply it to the hair and let it act for 20 minutes, wash it with shampoo and rinse with conditioner to seal.
- Half an avocado, two tablespoons of almond oil and an ampoule of Avorit (Vitamin A):Whip the mixture and apply it to the hair, wash and rinse with conditioner to seal the ends.
Natural home remedies for dry hair
There are a wide variety of home remedies, but we recommend the most used and effective ones to treat dry hair.
Avocado with honey and egg yolk
Mix everything until you have a homogeneous consistency. Separate strands, apply and massage the treatment from the top to the ends, cover it with a hat and let it rest for 30 minutes. Rinse and repeat at least 3 times a week.
Milk and egg with almond oil
Beat the egg until it is creamy, add the oil, mix and add the milk little by little, continuing to beat. In addition to hydrating hair, almond oil promotes hair growth, strengthens and reduces split ends.
Avocado with natural yogurt
Mix a ripe avocado with 2 tablespoons of plain, lump-free yogurt. Apply the mask on your hair until it covers all of it and let it rest for 15 minutes, finally rinse.
Yogurt helps to strengthen the scalp and hydrates the hair root helping it to grow better, giving it softness.
Cocoa butter with coconut oil
A powerful repairer of dry hair in cocoa butter, which combined with the hydration of coconut oil, makes a pump of nourishing treatment for your hair.
To prepare the mixture, place equal parts of cocoa butter and coconut oil in a bowl and mix, then apply it throughout the hair and on the scalp by massaging, cover with a thermal cap and leave a while for the hair adsorbs nutrients. Finally, rinse and repeat the process about twice a week.
What are the best homemade masks to hydrate dry hair?
Argon oil with aloe Vera gel
To control frizz in dry hair, argon oil and aloe Vera are great. You should only mix 1 cup of aloe gel with 4 tablespoons of argon oil.
Apply to all hair and let it rest for at least 30 minutes, then rinse with plenty of water and repeat the process at least once a week.
Egg-based mask only
The egg itself is rich in many minerals that can help improve dry hair, so to prepare you must add 2 whole eggs in a bowl and you can add a tablespoon of the oil of your choice (optional).
Mix and apply to hair from medium to ends for a minimum period of 30 minutes, then wash and blow dry naturally.
How often should I apply hair masks?
Hair masks are recommended once a week, but if your hair is really damaged you can do them 2-3 times a week, interspersing the days.