Hydrated hair is happy hair. This is a lifelong rule that you need to follow. The more moisturized your hair strands are, the healthier they will look. Our hairs bear a lot of mistreatment sometimes, from excessive use of heat and sun exposure to chemical treatment and coloring.
When the hair gets dry, it is almost a never-ending nightmare! You will start suffering from split ends, frizz, brittleness - and the worst of them all: hair loss.
So, when this happens, you need to ask yourself a very important question: Am I moisturizing my hair enough?
Moisture allows your hair to breathe and regain growth, giving you a strong and vibrant look.
Below, we will give you some home remedies to hydrate your hair and other hair hacks you need to know if you want to achieve fast results and keep your hair moisturized and in shape.
Use a Hair Primer before Washing
Let’s start with hair primers! They provide a soft base to the hair before washing it with a moisturizing hair shampoo. They basically detangle your hair to protect it from any breakage that might happen during washing. We recommend you use Pantene Pro-V Hair Primer, an amazing Pre-Wash Detangler that gently moisturizes your hair while preventing hair fall due to.
How to use it:
● Wet your hair with water
● Apply a dime-sized amount of the product on your hair
● Rinse with water
● Do your usual hair washing routine
Natural Remedies for Dry Hair
Searching for a dry hair treatment? Your kitchen can surprise you! Some people decide to go natural when treating hair dryness, despite the slow results. Here are two easy recipes to try out if you fancy a bit of an experiment:
Make Use of that Coconut Oil in the Pantry
Coconut oil is your ultimate hair moisturizer. It is rich in vitamins and it has antioxidants that keep the hair hydrated, shiny, and soft. You can prepare an easy hair mask to use before showering:
● Apply a small dab on your palm
● Rub it on your hair from roots to tip
● Massage the scalp with your fingertips
● Leave the mask for 10 minutes
● Rinse thoroughly
Grab Some Eggs
Eggs are very rich in protein which strengthens your hair and increases its moisture to fight dryness and brittleness.
So get some eggs from the fridge and let’s get started:
● Add an egg white to water and whip until mixed
● Rub the mixture on your hair and scalp
● Message gently for 10 minutes with your fingertips in a circular movement
● Wash with cold water
● Use shampoo
Fortify Your Hair with a Nourishing Hair Mask
Remember that hair masks act as healers to damaged fibers and rough texture. They solve the problem of frizz, as well as shield your hair from breakage caused by styling. Try Pantene Pro-V Smooth & Silky Intensive Care Nourishing Mask to give your hair the needed smoothness and strength, while protecting it against frizz and damage.
How to use it:
● Dispense a small amount on your palms and spread on your hair from tips to roots
● Leave for a few minutes
● Rinse thoroughly
Include Oil Replacements into Your Routine
Dry hair needs extra nourishment at all times. Here Pantene Pro-V Moisture Renewal Oil Replacement comes in handy. It helps to build resilience against styling damage, in addition, it also replenishes your hair with moisture to keep it smooth and hydrated.
How to use:
● Apply a walnut-sized amount of the product on your palm
● Rub the product gently on your hair length
● Style your hair the way you want and you’re all set
We recommend pairing this with Pantene Pro-V Moisture Renewal Conditioner and Pantene Pro-V Moisture Renewal Shampoo to see faster results.
Eat Foods High on Lean Protein, Iron & Vitamins
What you take in affects your hair dramatically. So, make sure you include essential food nutrients in your diet, including vitamins A, C, D, and E; zinc, iron, biotin, protein, and more. Those nutrients exist in everyday food: eggs, berries, avocado, fish, nuts, beans, and meat, to name a few. Make sure your meals are varied and balanced to ingest all the vitamins you need.