Step 1: Brush Your Hair
Before jumping into the shower, it's essential to brush your hair to get rid of any tangles and knots. It not only makes it easier to lather your shampoo but also helps distribute natural oils from your scalp throughout the hair, keeping it hydrated and healthy.
Step 2: Rinse Your Hair with Warm Water
To start, wet your hair thoroughly with warm water. Avoid using hot water as it can strip away natural oils from the scalp, leaving your hair dry and dull. Rinsing with warm water helps open up the hair cuticles, allowing for better absorption of shampoo and conditioner.
Step 3: Shampoo Your Hair
Pour a quarter-sized amount of shampoo onto your palm and rub it with both hands to create a lather. Gently massage the shampoo into your scalp with your fingertips, focusing on the roots where most of the oil and dirt build-up occurs. Do not scrub your hair aggressively, as it can cause hair breakage and damage.
Step 4: Rinse Your Hair Thoroughly
After massaging your scalp, use warm water to rinse your hair thoroughly, making sure there is no shampoo left. It's crucial to remove all the product buildup, or it can lead to flaky scalp, dandruff, and hair loss.
Step 5: Condition Your Hair
Once you've rinsed out the shampoo, it's time to apply conditioner. Apply the conditioner to the hair strands, avoiding the scalp, as it already contains natural oils. Leave the conditioner on for a few minutes before rinsing it out.
Step 6: Rinse Your Hair with Cold Water
After washing out the conditioner, use cold water to rinse your hair. It helps to seal the hair cuticles, which will give you shiny, smooth hair.
Step 7: Towel Dry Your Hair
Gently squeeze the excess water from your hair with a towel. Avoid rubbing your hair too hard, as it can cause frizz and tangles. Let your hair air-dry or use a blow dryer on low heat to avoid further damage.
In conclusion, washing your hair properly is not just about cleaning it but also maintaining its health and beauty. By following these simple steps, you can have gorgeous, healthy hair all year round. Remember to check out our shampoo lines and conditioner if you haven’t yet , trust us you will not regret going holistic with your shampoo’s, and wash your hair every two to three days to prevent over-cleansing and damage.