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How to Moisturize Your Hair

Hair moisturizing treatment improves your hair-texture.
Suvamita Ghosh
Application of a hair moisturizer will certainly improve the texture of your hair. Excessive use of hair dryers and commercial hair products such as bleach and hair color damage your hair. You can always bring back the shine, by undergoing a hair moisturizing treatment. The most important part of this treatment, is using the right shampoo and conditioner.

Hair Spa

Moisturize damaged hair with spa treatment.

»  This requires:
  • Good moisturizing shampoo
  • A big towel
  • A plastic wrap
  • A long toothed comb.
♠  First, shampoo your hair to get rid of the effects of any previously used styling products.

♠  With a towel around your hair remove the excess moisture and comb your hair lightly.

♠  Apply a protein conditioner thoroughly on your hair, so that the lost protein is replaced. It is good for strengthening dry and fuzzy hair.
♠  Coat your hair with a plastic wrap, followed by a towel, to retain the warmth.

♠  Leave it for a couple of hours, as your hair starts absorbing the nutrients and the moisturizer.

♠  Rinse your hair, as per your convenience, and feel the difference.

♠  You will notice that your hair becomes more soft and silky than before.

How to Moisturize Your Hair at Home

Home remedies include a massage with coconut oil. It works miraculously to add moisture to your dry dull hair.
♠  Take quarter-size amount of good coconut oil in your palm, rub your hands and apply the oil gently through the hair strands.Make sure, you oil your hair thoroughly.

♠  After oiling, put on a shower cap to keep your hair covered to help maintain the moisture in your hair.

♠  Keep it on for 1 hour and once you have removed the shower cap, wash your hair.
You can also moisturize your hair with safflower oil. Take a few drops of this oil and apply to the root of the hair and then, massage very slowly on the scalp. Once you have applied the oil, leave the hair as it is. After sometime, you will notice your hair glowing.
Dry and damaged hair need special attention to restore a healthy look and glow.
♠  Take a pack of olive oil, mayonnaise, two eggs and a vitamin E capsule.

♠  Blend all the ingredients together and apply the mixture all over the hair, especially at the tips of your hair.

♠  Keep it for 20 minutes; you can use a thermal heat cap to wrap up your hair.
♠  A thermal heat cap helps opening up the hair follicles and provides deep nourishment to the hair.

♠  Rinse your hair thoroughly after 20 minutes.

♠  If you find it suitable for your hair, then you can do it several times in a month.
You can use water-based and oil-based moisturizers. The water-based moisturizer permeates the hair shaft while the oil-based one puts a cover to the hair shaft. To get an effective result, you need to apply both on your hair. Try out the aforementioned treatments to bring your damaged hair back to life.