Having nice hair can act as an accessory for you. It enhances the look and can complete the whole look, and can help get a younger look.
Having a nice outfit without having your hair in place can make it look shabby. From that, you can understand how important hair is for your look. You can play with styling tools and colors to upgrade and change your look as per your liking.
But all of this heat and chemical can damage the hair. Most of us have to deal with damaged hair at some point in our lives, the most treatment of which is to cut it and get rid of the damaged portion. But when you want to maintain your length, treating damaged hair without cutting can be challenging.
For treating damaged hair without cutting it, you need to identify the kind of damage your hair has. Here are some common signs of hair damage:
- Split ends
Everyone has dealt with it at some point in life. They are easily visible too. You can try twisting your hair around your finger to spot split ends, they will stick out as small, uneven bits of hair.
- Dull and Dry hair
Having soft and shiny hair is an indication of healthy hair. If your hair has become dull, dry, and lacks shine, it is probably damaged. It could be because of using excessive products or because your hair lacks moisture.
Do you notice a lot of hair fall in the shower or have too many strands of hair on your brush while combing? It is probably because your hair has become weak from damage and is prone to breaking.
Here are some ways to correct damaged hair without cutting it:
- Prevent further damage
Stop using products that can possibly cause more harm to your hair, like styling tools and creams. Heat is the major cause of hair damage and styling creams buildup on your strands over time causing them to look dull.
- No heat
If you are someone who frequently uses heat tools on your hair to style them, it’s time to stop it for some time. Try heatless hairstyles that look just as good or use tools at a low temperature.
- Be gentle
Don’t dry your hair vigorously with a towel or tug at your hair while combing. It will lead to breakage and shedding, causing further damage to your hair.
- Use nourishing products
Your hair needs moisture to keep it healthy. Look for products that have nourishing ingredients that will give your hair much-needed hydration.