Winter brings the nice cool weather, holiday treats, and the anticipation of a new year. But also it brings dryness to the hair, scalp, and skin. Dry scalp leads to flakes, itchiness, and tightness of the scalp. Dry hair leads to split ends, loss of color and shine, and makes hair brittle and impossible to style. So it’s important to start some simple upkeep which will have long-term effects. Because after all, you’ve already spent a certain amount to get your hair to look good, a little extra upkeep will make sure that hair style keep as long as possible.
For dry scalp, the Complexe5 from Rene Furterer deep-cleanses and prepares the scalp by activating micro-circulation. A once a week treatment, Complexe5 is applied to an unwashed scalp by sections and massaged into the scalp before shampooing. The active ingredients, essential oils from Orange and Lavender work together to tone the scalp and strengthen the hair from the root.
For dry hair, the Liquid Gold from Wakin provides the perfect protection again the dryness of the winter. It works as a leave-in conditioner, and the protein and amino acids in the Argan oil repairs the hair. Also, the 7 Seconds leave-in conditioner by Unite is a great way to ward off dryness while also acting as an excellent detangler.
Of course, even with the best products, the hair and scalp wouldn’t get better without effort. In the winter, our stylists suggest lowering the frequency of shampooing during the week. If you are a frequent shampooer, try to shampoo every other day instead of every day. Also, always make sure that your shampoos are alcohol and sulfate free.
You would never step outside in the cold without your coat, so its time to give the same consideration to your hair in these winter months! If you have any questions about these and other products to protect your hair come on in or be sure to ask your stylist on your next visit.