Most of us ladies are not virgins (of hair color, get your head out of the gutter) so our ends are a little, or a lot, brittle. And honestly, who wants to chop off all your hair every time we see a split end? Some damage is irreversible and can only be helped by a professional and a special, chemical treatment but most hair damage can be treated right in your own bathroom.
NouNou Hair Mask
“Nourishing and repairing mask for damaged or very dry hair. ideal for bleached hair, with highlights, perm or relaxed. Its formula is designed to deeply nourish treated hair, it also makes it soft and silky, giving it body.” The Davines website’s description of the holy grail product is spot on. It’s a staple in our salon and should be a staple in your weekly routine. Shampoo, ring out excess water, and apply. Leave on 5-10 minutes and rinse out. In the time you can shave your legs you get the softest hair ever. Yes, please.
If you are part of the blonde brigade you have probably heard about this product. Stylist have been obsessed since last year when it hit shelves and now you can take home part of the 3 step system. The first is mixed with the lightener, the second is applied after the color has processed at the shampoo bowl, and the third is yours to use at home. You can use it every 10 days to repair and rebuild.
Reverie Cake Restorative Scalp Tonic
If you want a greener beauty product then look no further. This Cali based brand has some of the best secret eco-friendly beauty products on the scene. Unlike the other products, this one works from the scalp to help better your hair. The Cake Restorative Scalp Tonic is a leave-in treatment packed with restructuring hydrolysed protein and apple stem cells that are proven to delay ageing in hair follicles. Blended with a host of essential oils – think ylang ylang and sandalwood – this smells every bit as luxurious as it feels.
According to Organicfacts.net, “The health benefits of Vitamin B7 or Biotin include improved metabolism, tissue maintenance, healthy skin, weight loss, relief from heart problems, alopecia, Parkinson’s disease, Rett syndrome and vaginal candidiasis. It also aids in the synthesis of vital components and helps in maintaining blood sugar levels.” Aka it is a miracle vitamin for hair and skin. It not only helps with hair growth but also helps with hair and skin health.
Every head of hair is different and so is the damage. The difference in heat, environmental, or chemical damage is huge and each should be treated a different way. Make sure to ask your hairdresser what would help your locks the most.