Kube Studios tips for good hair care.
As a model it important to keep your hair healthy, many models may have their hair styled in many different ways for photo-shoots, This can cause their hair to become damaged and harder to managed. Here Kube Studios top tips for how to keep your hair healthy:
1. Try to wash your hair less
Most experts agree that washing your hair too often can damage it and make it dry. This is because when you shampoo it daily, it strips your hairs natural oils which is designed to condition and protect your hair. To keep your hair healthy you only need to wash it two to three times a week. People with coloured hair need to be careful of over washing as this can make the colour lose it sheen a lot quicker. Try to wash your coloured hair less and instead rinse and condition the hair every other day as shampoo can wash out colour. If you do aim to scale back the amount of times you wash your hair, remember you could use dry shampoo. It will help reduce the oil build up in your hair and can give your hair great texture. Dry shampoo can help to refresh your hair at the roots and tips but it will also help you to retain all the important moisture your hair needs.
2. Shampoo your hair correctly.
It’s important when shampooing that we use the right amount of product as using too much can do more harm than good. The amount of shampoo you should use depends on the length and thickness of your hair, most hair experts recommends a blob the size of a 20p coin is a good amount. If your hair is very long then it should be 50p-size dollop. You also have to apply your shampoo correctly. Give your head an invigorating massage as you shampoo this is a good way to encourage blood circulation and helps to detoxify the scalp. Also make sure that you don’t wash your hair with extremely hot water as this will dry out your hair and create tangles that could result in breakage.
3. Make sure you towel-dry your hair before applying conditioner.
Try to use a deep conditioner that will add moisture and strength back to your hair. To get the full use of a conditioner make sure your hair towel-dry before applying the conditioner. If your hair is very wet the excess water in your hair will prevent the conditioner from penetrating the hair shaft so it won’t moisture it properly. If you dry your hair a little it will help the conditioner to work better so your hair will look a lot more healthy and shiny.
4. Brush your hair gently.
You need to brush your hair regularly to keep it healthy, however don’t be rough with your hair. For shiny, healthy and untangled hair, you need to brush your hair twice a day. Hairdressers recommends that you should brush your hair once in the morning and once before going to bed.
5. Be careful when hair-drying
It can be very damaging to your hair to overheat it with excessive blow drying. If you can try to use the hairdryer less and let it dry naturally. If you do use a hairdryer always apply a heat protection product beforehand.
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