In this post, I will share with you 10 amazing best hair care tips and tricks that may seem small but have huge effects on your hair health and retention. Let’s just jump right into it.
surprised? You shouldn’t be healthy hair starts from within. Include healthy
fruits and vegetable in your diet and drink lots of water. If you have a
difficult time eating vegetables, there are so many exciting smoothie
recipes available online. Blending up a fruit and veggie smoothie is an
easy and tasty way to get your daily dose. This will give you the nutrients
your hair follicles need to help your strands stay healthy.
Hair & Scalp Regularly
Have you heard of product build up? There’s a misconception that packing a lot of
products on your hair will help it grow. But that’s the biggest lie, natural
hair products have certain ways in which they are meant to be used, if there
are too much products in your hair, the pores in your scalp get clogged up preventing hair growth.
As you might have notices, there are two constant products in
every Afrovirtues package which is the Herbal Repair
Shampoo and Green
Tea and Moringa Deep Conditioner which keeps your hair and scalp clean,
gets rid of build-up and doesn’t completely strip your hair of its natural
oils. Yes, healthy hair starts from within, but it also needs a clean, healthy
environment from which to grow.
How often you wash your hair is totally dependent on your lifestyle (maybe you
work out daily), how much product you use, and so on.
Sulfate-Free Shampoo & Finger-pads When Cleansing
containing sulfates strip the hair of its natural moisture. That’s why it is
essential to use an all-natural shampoo like the Herbal Repair
Shampoo and the Kids
Herbal Shampoo. It leaves your scalp completely clean and provides your
hair with essential nutrients.
Also, it might feel good to scratch your hair while washing, but
it hurts your scalp and it’s advisable to use the pads of your fingers to gently
massage the shampoo into your scalp with a little pressure.
Hair can be
extremely sensitive especially after washing; the process of shampooing usually
strips the hair of its natural oils. To restore your hair, you need a really
good deep conditioner like the Green
Tea and Moringa Deep Conditioner. This strengthens, moisturizes and softens
Overnight conditioning may
be popular, but we only recommend you steam with the deep conditioner for a few
hours. After applying the Deep
Conditioner leave it for a few hours under a steaming cap
and you will have saved time, energy and resources.
shrinks a lot and easily tangles up, while detangling it is extremely necessary
to be gentle and to start from the tips and gently make your way up to the
roots. Proper detangling helps to reduce hair breakage. To read more about
Moisturizing isn’t just about pouring water on your hair, you
need a good product that is water based like the Daily Hair Moisturizer,
it contains Chamomile, aloe Vera, neem and other important hair growth extracts.
A regular visit to the salon can do a lot of good, let them help
you trim off the split ends, it can affect the overall growth of your
hair. Check out the next post to know
more about Split Ends and how to trim them yourself. Trimming hair gets rid of
broken and split ends that could lead to more damage. This will help keep your hair
at its healthiest.
Your Hair (Wear Protective Styles)
A lot of
things factor in hair loss, apart from keeping it moisturized, endeavor to wrap
your hair with a silk or satin scarf or bonnet at night. If you prefer a little
freedom while sleeping a satin Pillowcase should be your go to. Keeping your
hair in protective styles for a few days or even a few months will help you
Massage Your Scalp
Massaging the scalp helps stimulate blood flow as well as
activate hair follicles to encourage healthy hair growth. You can also use a Scalp Massager;
it has a contoured shape that conforms to the palm of your hand. Thick bristles
massage the scalp while stimulating hair follicles for healthy hair growth.
You have no
excuse! No matter what hair issue you have, take a minute to calm down and
relax. Don’t stress about the length of your hair, natural hair shrinks, just
focus on having healthy beautiful hair, and with time you will achieve your
You can also check out our website for other products that help ease
your hair journey.