Hair combing tips

  • Try to comb your hair at least twice a day – when you get up and before going to bed. If you have long hair it’s better to braid it before sleep to avoid tangles in the morning.
  • Rub some vegetable oil or hair detangler into your headskin and hair to get rid of tangles. Also use conditioner after washing – keep it for a few minutes to avoid tangles and comb your hair through more easily.
  • Often hair combing and brushing stimulates blood circulation in the scalp and makes your hair grow faster. Sometimes it can even replace frequent washing, as it can effectively remove dirt from your headskin and hair.
  • It is believed that the hair well-combed before washing will be combed and brushed better after it as well. It is advised to comb short hair from the roots and long hair – from the ends gradually moving up to the roots.
  • Avoid combing wet hair. If it is still necessary, don’t use metal hairbrushes – use plastic or wooden combs instead.
  • Always use you personal combs and brushes. Sharing them with someone else can lead to dandruff or some other diseases of the scalp.
  • As for drying, the best way is to let your hair dry naturally, though, a warm towel is also pretty good sometimes.
  • Try not to use a hair-drier very often. However, if your hair-dress demands blow-dry arranging use cold drying mode when possible and keep a hair-drier not less than 40 cm from your head.

Hair washing tips

What does proper hair care include? From the whole spectrum of procedures washing your hair is the most important, because it has both hygienic and cosmetic aspects. For healthy hair which is not damaged or weakened a timely washing may be just the only thing needed for proper care. How often to wash your hair should be decided on the individual basis taking into account ones peculiarities and preferences: you can wash your hair just once in 8-10 days or do it almost everyday.

Here’s the rule – wash your hair as often as it is necessary. For those who uses such means for arranging their hair as gels, mousses and sprays it is highly recommended to wash hair every day since these means make hair heavier and that affects it quite badly. It is better to use soft shampoos for daily washing.

It is not recommended to wash hair with too hot or too cold water. The best temperature for hair washing is 35-45?. The greasier is hair, the cooler should be water. Avoid applying shampoo on dry hair: it is very important to wet it first.

Pour out some shampoo on your palm and rub it slowly and accurately into the scalp. Use only foam to wash hair, avoid strong rubbing in order not to damage your hair’s stem and cuticle.

You should soap your hair twice, because the first soaping doesn’t remove all dirt, dust and skin sebum from hair. Moreover, the medical effect of shampoo comes only during the secondary soaping. Wash your hair thoroughly so that no shampoo and other hair means remain on its surface.