Hair Growth Tips & Tricks
Most of us may know the struggle of growing long healthy hair. The steps to growing your hair are vital to healthy and undamaged hair! Its important to follow the these tips & tricks for a better hair growth journey!
MOISTURIZING IS KEY
This is a step you CANNOT skip. The best ways to moisturizing is with leave in conditioners and deep conditioner treatments! You can do this a couple times each week. The best thing to do is to create a routine. For example, deep condition 2 times a week on Sundays and Wednesdays! This will make your routine much easier and become a habit. The best conditioners for hair growth contain biotin and other B vitamins. They are crucial for hair growth! Recommended conditioner would be biotin and collagen by the brand OGX!
This step can be confusing. Sometimes you hear oils are bad for your hair, and other times you hear they are great for your hair! What’s the truth? Well, many oils are non beneficial in your hair. The only oils you should put in your hair are castor oil, coconut oil, tea tree oil, and any vitamin B oils.
DONT SHAMPOO EVERYTIME YOU SHOWER
Believe it or not, shampooing isn’t a good thing to do every time you get in the shower. It strips your hairs natural oils that protect and help growth. It cant lead to breakage and fragile hair.
TAKE HAIR SUPPLEMENTS
This isn’t a step you have to take, but if your willing to do whatever for long healthy hair, why not! There are many hair vitamins you can try. Biotin, However can cause extreme breakout if you don’t drink water. If you do drink water, it should work better then ever! Lately, you may have heard about the buzz on social media about gummy bear hair vitamins! You may have also heard about hairfinity! These are all hair supplements with many reviews to see what works best with you!
BRUSHING YOUR HAIR
NEVER start brushing from your roots. ALWAYS brush from the ends then continuously move up until you reach the roots. This will prevent knots and breakage. It is also important to use a quality brush that doesn’t have extremely hard Brussels.
GET RID OF YOUR COTTON PILLOWCASE
NUMBER ONE RULE GIRLS! Cotton causes breakage and roughness on your hair. Use a satin pillowcase for extremely soft and healthy looking hair. This is important for girls with curly hair!
NO MORE TOWEL DRYING!
Drying your hair in a towel causes breakage and you hair to get frizzy! Use a super thin microfiber towel instead! You can also use satin for this step! It will help keep your hair from getting frizz and damage.
STAY AWAY FROM IRONS AND HEAT!
This may be the most crucial step, Heat can cause your hair so much damage and breakage. I know this from experience! Its NO fun and definitely not worth it! This also cause split ends which leads to the next important step.
TRIM TRIM TRIM
This means MAYBE an inch! It will help your hair look healthy and the spilt ends wont split all the way up the strand. It will also help with frizz!
DO A COLD WATER RINSE AT THE END OF EACH SHOWER!
Why? Well, it lays the outer layer of your hair down that you previously moisturized! It helps lock in the moisture, and snags heat damage! Try It! You’ll see improvement the more you do so!