A lot of people especially the teenagers are fond of hair gels. They are fun and exciting to use since you can freely experiment with different hair styles with the use of this product, but did you know that hair gels may cause you hair loss especially the male populace? According to a study by hair experts, about 40% of male hair loss problems blame hair styling gels.
It is recommended by hair experts that we use all-natural products such as Aloe Vera Gel instead. It is a pretty good alternative since it does not only give you great hair style, but it also safe for your hair.
As we all know hair is known as our crowning glory and having the right cut, texture, color and the list goes on, is next to perfection. This is a fact for a lot of women and even for men. There are a wide variety of hair styles and hair treatments that anyone can choose from, and may vary depending on the preference. To be a hair expert you do not need to go to a Thai school or go to any Thai classes just know hair secrets. You simply have to know the basic things to understand how your hairs work. A healthy lifestyle is basically the answer to have a beautiful hair. Getting enough sleep, exercise and eating the right food is the key. Also, avoiding vices such as smoking, drinking and unnecessary drugs is the solution for a great hair. Other things to consider are the hair products that have alcohol or other hair damaging ingredients. This causes dryness to hair. The use of excessive heat can also damage your hair. Avoid using direct heat on hair regularly. Using a towel to dry hair beforehand is better than drying hair with a blow dry the whole time.
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Managing healthy hair can be very challenging and it can be damaged in various ways. Most damage is caused by over-processing the hair during chemical services (relaxing, hair color, permanent waving) and further aggravated by daily styling with blow drying and curling irons. All of these factors can rob your hair of moisture and essential nutrients needed to maintain the strength and elasticity of hair.
When hairs break at the ends, they’re called “split ends,” and the splits can travel up the hair shaft. The break starts when points in the hair thicken or weaken. Sometimes this happens near the scalp so a person’s hair never grows very long. When you understand the factors that can cause damage to your hair, you can minimize the effects. Hair breakage and split ends happen less when hair is not dried out and it moist and healthy. By taking care of your hair, you can drastically reduce the chances of hair breakage and split ends.
A major cause of hair breakage is improper use of chemical hair treatments, like the treatments described above. But brushing or combing hair too frequently or in the wrong way (such as using a fine-toothed comb on very thick, curly hair or teasing hair) can lead to breakage. Hair extensions and braids can also cause breakage. Leaving them in too long or pulling them out without professional help can cause hair and scalp damage or even hair loss.
Nowadays, it is already normal if you hear a female teenager who complains about hair loss. There are more women who are experiencing this disappointing event today compared to the good ‘ol days. Since our hair is like our crowning glory and is a big factor in one’s beauty, a lot of girls are panicking whenever they see some strands of hair in the sink or in their combs.
Some of the known causes of hair loss in female are anemia, chronic illness, childbirth, thyroid disorders, dieting and some specific medications. It is important that you consult a doctor who has a specialization in female hair loss.
Having curly hair means having a difficult time in finding the right style for your hair. In order to protect your curly hair, you should have quality accessories and equipments for your hair. Use of products and equipments not suitable for your hair will only cause damage that will lead to breakage and split-ends of the hair.
One good type of brush to use is the bristle brush. It is not only gentle for your hair, but it also massages the scalp, improving the circulation. The improvement of the circulation of the blood will also help your hair grow faster.
Normally, we lose about 100 hairs each day – old hairs fall out and are replaced with new ones. But with hair loss, hair thins at a rate that can’t be replaced. Falling hair not replaced by new ones can make a person bald or have bald patches. Hair loss can either be temporary or permanent. Changing hairstyle or shampoos used may ease the problem. But if that doesn’t help, a doctor may prescribe a drug to slow or stop hair loss and to aid hair growth. Hair is healthiest when we eat right, exercise, and protect it from too much sun.
People suffering from diabetes do actually worry a lot not only because of the health risks of the disease, but also of its side effects and one of which is hair loss. It is important that you understand the main cause on why this happens so that you can find an effective treatment for this problem and only your most trusted physician can help you with that.
Hair loss and diabetes is actually a temporary problem that you can deal with. It can actually stop in a few months time or it can also worsen in the coming days. Don’t be afraid of your doctor to ask proper medication with your hair-related problem.
While this blog is dedicated to finding better ways to protect your hair, we know first hand how irritating unwanted hair can be. Sure, we’ll do everything we can to protect our crowning glory, but when it comes to the hair on our armpits, legs, face, and bikini area we’d be more than happy to see the last of it. After all, shaving and plucking out all of that hair can feel like a part-time job with the rate at which they grow back.
If you’re tired of dealing with unwanted hair, you should realize that you have options aside from shaving and plucking. Waxing is a good option, although the hair will still grow back. Still, if you have your hair waxed at a salon, the whole process does not have to be as tedious as shaving; besides your hair will grow back a bit slower and with a finer texture. You can also opt for permanent hair removal which can be done in salons. The process takes several visits though, with the number of visits depending on the type of your hair.
Tired of your hair color? You can go to a salon and have your hair dyed by a professional colorist and pay tens of dollars or you can just buy a box of hair dye and color you hair at home. Coloring your hair at home can save you a lot of money. It is very simple, you just need to have all the materials needed in dying you hair and simply follow the step-by-step guide or instructions enclosed in the box of hair dye. A thing to remember is to dye your hair with a clean, dry, non-oily hair only. This is to ensure that the hair color or dye will stick to your hair and not be washed off easily. It’s important to wear gloves during the entire process to protect the hands from the chemicals. It is recommended to choose the color closest to your natural shade.
Losing up to 100,000 strands of hair every day is normal–old hairs do fall, and these are replaced by new ones. But not losing all! Losing all is an abnormal condition called alopecia. It becomes obvious when the rate of hair fall is more than the rate the hair is replaced. The person either becomes bald or have hair patches. When you see these happen, see a doctor immediately, before it is too late. The doctor may be able to prescribe drugs that could either prevent the condition, perhaps slow it down., or grow new hair. The hair is similar to the other parts of the bodies–one should have a healthy diet, if one wants to keep fit, and that includes your crowing glory–the hair. Also, keep your hair, as much away from the sun.