Let’s not pretend about it! Straightening your hair is pretty easy. As a matter of fact, you walk to the mirror and you love what you see. You look amazing and the day is full of promise. Suddenly you bang the door and you are on your way. However, when you wake up the next morning and move to your mirror, things aren’t the same. I can guess the question in your mind. “Am I this monster in the mirror?” you wonder. Below are ways on how to keep your hair straight all day.
Grow your hair long
Of course this has much to do with science. Heavy human hair has better straightening abilities. It is pretty simple. If you wish to straighten your hair in a natural way, maintain it till it grows out! It is high time you faced it; shorter hair showcases a greater tendency to curl!
Trim your dead ends
You cannot do everything by yourself. You need to visit your salon from time to time. At least maintain the frequency between 2 to 3 months. That will serve you right but understand this simple point well-only get the ends trimmed.
Are you wondering why it is important to trim only the ends? Well, by doing so, you stimulate growth which follows after cutting of the dead ends. As a result Your hair starts growing much faster and look more silky and less frizzy.
Choose the right products
Use products that are labeled as “smooth”, “sleek” or “straight”, as they will help you reduce frizz and achieve silkier look.
Straightening serum is formulated with a wide range of nourishing ingredients which go a long way strengthening your hair and giving it a good look. Using the correct shampoo may spell out the difference in both the look and feel of your hair.
The right conditioners will prevent hair breakage and tangling. Such conditioners work way up from the cuticle making your hair soft and healthy at the same time.
Get a high end blow dryer or hair straightener
Whether you prefer to blow dry or straighten your hair, always make you sure you use a high end product. Quality hair dryer and flat iron will make less damage to your hair and will keep healthy.
Here is some useful advice-the moment you spot “Ionic” on the box, do not hesitate to buy it. “Ionic” may do you a great service towards preventing further hair damage.
Straighten your hair the right way
Brush your hair and straighten a section at a time. Do not fall to the temptation of thinking that you are saving on time! Fine hair requires that maintain the equipment on the low; whereas the thick and coarse is capable of tolerating both the medium and high settings.
Apply spray or a silicone containing gel
When you are done, it is then time to apply the product. I’m assuming you have visited the stores and obtained your favorite spray or a silicone containing gel.
Silicone is found in a wide range of hair products and is admired for the great way in which it minimizes frizz. It does much to prevent humidity from entering the hair shaft and as a result swelling it!
Avoid warm and humid places
As you already know humidity will make your hair curly again. If you wish to keep your hair straight it’s probably a good idea to avoid warm and humid places.
Wear a shower cap or hair wrap
Wearing a shower cap when you take a shower will keep your hair straight for more than one day. It will keep your hair dry and prevent moisture from causing your hair to frizz.
Give your hair a break once in awhile
Try not to damage your hair too much and leave it curly now and then. Always keep in mind that your natural hair looks perfectly good
By following the above stipulated tips on how to keep your hair straight all day, you will boost your confidence levels a huge deal.