Be, Very Gentle Together with your Hair
Good day fabulous fellow naturals!
I discover it oh so essential that we include as a lot information on healthy hair care as attainable. Trimming our hair , in my opinion is simply as necessary as anything in our hair care regimen. It’s also just as essential that its achieved appropriately. In my last post I requested what have been a few of the targets for our hair during this amazing journey. And, some answered size , some answered well being , and then some answered each length and well being.
Which now brings me to the subject on hand. We must do away with these dead. break up ends. Particularly for the fabulous naturals who are looking to gain length..in truth images of short quick weave hairstyles for all fabulous naturals, looking to gain size or not.
The very fact is by holding onto the ends of your hair which are break up, its doable the harm will travel up the hair shaft and now extra harm is done. Its vital to know there is completely no magic product that can repair broken ends of our hair. Sure, there are things we are able to do to forestall them, but nothing to get rid of them once they’re already there. Apart from, merely chopping them off.
Remember ladies its solely what…hair, and it’ll develop again. So, do not be afraid to trim those ends when wanted. Once i labored in hair salons , a few of my prospects would hate to get their ends trimmed. It was like pulling a tooth (lol) even after explaining that its finest for his or her hair. And, the dangers of holding onto useless ends, They finally gave in (lol) , not solely did they provide in they then started to see for themselves the profit. Lets go additional:
A few CAUSES OF Break up ENDS:
Intense extreme heat like curling irons, blow dryers, etc.
Stress in your hair to a lot pulling , chemicals such as coloration, relaxers, over makes use of of combs and brushes ( I exploit to see this in the salons often) all of these will and can cause harm to the cuticle and cortex of the hair strands. Which is able to in turn cause breakage and break up ends. And remember these Bobby pins they may cause severe injury to our tresses as well. If it’s essential to use Bobbie pins please..please..please be certain they’ve the rubber suggestions , if the rubber comes off they are evil..keep away from them.
One other merchandise to watch out for is our winter clothing , coats , sweaters, winter scarfs and yes even a few of our winter hats. remember to line your winter objects with a lovely silk scarf. To all of my sisters in Islaam who may be reading, please ensure to wear a silk scarf earlier than putting in your khimar/ hijab ( head overlaying) this can help tremendously in retain moisture and help in stopping split ends, insha Allaah ( god willing). Lets talkTowels..towels will snag your hair strands causing them to snap, break and or even cause yes..cut up ends. I’ve witnessed this myself I never use towels on my or my ladies hair to dry, we use t-shirts.
Need to Keep away from Cut up ENDS..Read ON :
Keep away from extreme heat..I said Extreme, that means blow drying every day, curling irons, flat irons. I made it a rule the only time I take advantage of heat is after i DC ( deep condition), using the thermal heat wrap and or a steamer ( in which I hope to get one quickly , 🙂
Retaining these valuable ends moisturized and sealed. Remember dry ends lead to cut up ends, wear protective types, twist , braids, and so forth. Conserving your ends tucked away from time to time will help as well. Remember the ends of our hair is the very oldest, and we should take excessive care of them.
Avoid utilizing rubber bands , one other evil..avoid them. Try utilizing the holders with cloth on them and without the metal part within the middle.
Deep conditioning, achieve this often this is an important step in my regimen, I do it extra usually throughout the winter months. But, I can not have a profitable wash day with no moisturizing deep conditioner. And , as soon as again pay very shut attention in including an excellent amount of your favourite deep conditioner to your ends.
Be, very gentle along with your hair. I’m a heavy handed particular person, I’ve been advised this often especially from my women when i do their hair ( sorry , babies). I have since gotten a grip on that ( lol) in ensuring to be gentle..gentle..gentle with our hair.
And remember to keep these ends trimmed, dusted which ever makes you are feeling higher.
YOU SAY YOUR Ready to TRIM:
There are some ways this can be finished
Twist and trim- merely twist your hair and trim. I feel this is greatest when performed on dry stretched hair. This manner you may see precisely simply how much your taking off. With out any surprises. I have had great outcomes with this method.
Blow drying your hair and trim- This manner is just not for me, I truly haven’t any need what so ever to straighten my hair, ever. But for you fabulous naturals who do straighten your hair this could also be right down your alley. Its simple, After blow drying your hair you may then flat iron it, take small sections of your hair and trim. I don’t beneficial this method , because as soon as again I don’t love the concept of utilizing this quantity of heat on our hair. Including a Heat protected product or not.
Lastly, go to images of short quick weave hairstyles an expert . This could also be the very best option for those fabulous naturals who may not be scissor skilled.
FOR These FABULOUS NATURALS WHO Select TO TRIM YOUR SELF :
When buying your shears ( scissors) please ensure you might be using Solely hair cutting shears. Not, your sewing shears, not shears used to trim ” fluffy” ( your pet) , and not your shears used to trim your backyard. They have to be hair reducing shears. They are very cheap, simple to obtain you can buy them at your local magnificence supply retailer. So , no excuses ladies, using shears which are dull is assured to snag the ends of your hair..its guaranteed. Which can cause harm to your whole hair shaft, particularly your ends. As soon as , you get your self a good pair of shears , put them up and away and do not use them for absolutely the rest different then your hair. Your hair will thanks for this, belief me.
So, simply wanted to share a couple of suggestions with you Ladies, in hopes that it will help someone seasoned to being natural or just making that first thrilling step of their natural hair journey.