How Can you Hydrate Dry Hair?

Dry hair can be a bane, whether it’s summer or winter. Dry hair not only look dull but it is also prone to split ends, breakage and thinning. The best way to rescue dry and damaged hair is to — hydrate them. Just like your skin, your hair too needs hydration. The more hydrated your hair, the healthier it is. Well-moisturised hair is thick, shiny and strong. But how do you hydrate dry hair?

As a hair specialist, we share with you this SOS guide to add moisture to your dry hair:

  1. Massage the scalp with a hydrating hair oil

The oil acts as a replenishing agent that provides hydration to the lifeless locks by penetrating deep into the roots. The Earth Collective Almond oil is specially designed to nourish dry hair. Enriched with the goodness of Triphala and Nagarmotha, the multi-functional oil moisturizes, conditions and enhances the shine of your hair naturally.

2) Choose a hydrating shampoo and conditioner

The best shampoo and conditioner for dry hair will clean your hair without stripping it of its natural oils. The Earth Collective Cleanser and Conditioner for Dry and Damaged hair lock in moisture and provide a long-lasting nourishment to hair. They hydrate and repair the hair to make it smoother and shinier. Not just that they also regulates the moisture balance of the scalp and restores the pH balance of the hair.

3) Go for deep conditioning treatment once a week

Dry hair needs an extra boost of moisturization. Hair masks are beneficial for dry, damaged, or frizzy hair. The Earth Collective Damage Control Hair Mask has a powerful ultra-conditioning formula that deeply nourishes the hair. Apply the mask generously on damp hair before shampooing. Use it once a week.

4) Brush hair in the right way

To prevent hair breakage, avoid brushing hair when it is wet. Dry and brittle hair should be given extra attention so that hair fall and breakage can be managed well. Comb your hair once it is semi-dry. Use The Earth Collective Anti-Frizz hair serum to lock in moisture, keep flyaways in check. Brush it gently with a wide-toothed comb to remove the knots and tangles. 

5) Protect hair from damage

Some useful hair tips to protect hair from damage include

— Avoid too much sun exposure. If you cannot, apply a protective Sun Protection hair serum when you step out.

— Wear head caps while swimming. Do not let your hair come in direct contact with chlorinated water in swimming pools.

— Do loose hairstyles instead of tight ponytails.

— Opt for hair products that are free from harmful chemicals such as parabens, sulfates and mineral oils.

— Do not use hot water when washing your hair. Use cold water or lukewarm to reduce moisture loss.

— Go for trimming of hair in regular intervals to prevent split ends. 

6) Use a hair moisturizer while styling hair

Sometimes opt for hairstyles that do not need heat-styling tools. Loose buns, braids, soft waves made by scrunching wet hair are some heat-free hairstyles. Use a hair moisturizer to help your hair retain hydration. The Earth Collective Hair Moisturizer hydrates the inner shafts of the hair and is great for styling your hair.

Follow these easy and simple hair care tips and flaunt your glorious mane.

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