Try Out These Tips And Tricks To Deal With Oily Hair Today
You washed your hair this morning, styled it to perfection and were happy with the results. However as the hours passes your hair starts to look greasier and greasier as if you hadn't washed them in the first place. If this describes your daily routine, then you my friend have oily hair, and are probably also in the constant search for something that will make your hair less oily. Well, your search ends here; check out these tips and tricks to deal with oily hair.
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If you have oily hair then washing them daily is kind of a must. When you shampoo your hair make sure you rub your scalp well and get it clean and dirt free. Dirt on the scalp will further aggravate the surfacing of oil. So, invest in a good mild shampoo that can be used daily. It is even better if you can get one specifically created for oily hair and scalp.
Condition Only The Ends
While conditioning your hair after shampooing, make sure you only apply the conditioner on the ends of your hair and not on your scalp. A conditioner is made of ingredients that are greasier in nature, and hence they give shine and smoothness to hair. This greasiness is however counterproductive for your scalp. As such leave the conditioner for the hair tips alone.
Limit Hair Brushing
I know I know, they say that a daily of 100 brush strokes on the hair makes your hair healthy and stronger. Now, I don't know how much of that is actually true, but I do know that over brushing your hair can certainly make it oily faster. That is because every time you brush your hair, you give way for the oil on your scalp to distribute onto your hair, thus making your entire head greasy.
Avoid Serums And Similar Products
Oil is greasy; as such oily hair is also greasy and has its own natural shine. Hair products like serums etc. are made to give a hair shine and make it appear smooth, something that is not needed in your case. So avoid these products like the plague, using them will only build onto your hassles.
Powder It Up
Let's be real, even with oily hair that needs to be washed daily, sometimes we just don't have the time for it. We are either running too late or have a million other things to do, and just can't be bothered with the tedisousness of hitting the shower. For such times always keep baby powder handy. Sprinkle some of it on your scalp and rub it in. Let it sit for 5-6 minutes before brushing it off. The powder will soak up the excess oils and also make your hair smell good.
Don't forget to give these tips and tricks to deal with oily hair a sure shot try today. It will pay off!