When the temperature drops and the air gets dry, you need to take extra care of your hair, especially if you have curly hair.
Your hair is technically an extension of your skin, and when the weather changes, you know that your skin (and your hair) requires a little extra care, too. Preparing your hair during winters is particularly important if you have textured hair, because textured hair is more prone to dehydration and dryness. And when the weather is dry, it sucks out moisture from your hair even more.
Fortunately, there are ways to take care of your long curly hair during winters, and that’s what we look at below.
Regularly Use Oil Before Washing Your Curls
Using hair oil before you wash your curls will moisturize your scalp and nourish your hair. As you apply hair oil, don’t forget to give your scalp a good massage as it helps hair follicles absorb the oil better.
Detangle Your Hair Before You Shower
If you have more textured hair and oiling your curls, you should also detangle your hair before you wash them. It allows even distribution of oil on your scalp and ensures that your hair gets enough hydration which will also help prevent breakage as you wash your hair.
Add Moisturizing Hair Care Regime
As the weather gets dry, it’s time to rethink your hair care regime. Make sure you add a moisturizing sulfate-free shampoo that doesn’t deprive your hair of moisture.
Use a Hair Mask Often
Hair masks are deep conditioning treatments that include highly nourishing ingredients. While hair masks are designed to use once a week, it’s a good idea to work out around hair masks a few times every week. Make sure you leave your hair mask longer than you would leave your regular conditioner to get the most benefits.
Style Your Hair Using Cream
When styling your long curly hair during winter, it’s best to use hair cream, so your long curls get the much-needed moisture and style you look forward to.
With these tips and tricks, take care of your long curly hair, and don’t let the weather rip out moisture and style off your curls.
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