1st August 2014: There are many of hair problems that people may face during the monsoons owning to the humid and moist weather. Dandruff is one of the commonly diagnosed condition afflicting a large portion of the population. High humidity’s can contribute in leaving the hair unmanageable and frizzy. Frizzy hair is more prone to damage and thus can lead to increased hair breakage. Wash your hair regularly with a mild shampoo because your hair may become limp during monsoons. Shampooing can be done daily if your hair is exposed to rain water every day.
Dr. Punit Saraogi, Clinical & Cosmetic Dermatologist & Trichologist, CLEAR, “Humid weather can increase secretion of oil & sweating from the scalp and the hair may also turn limp from the effects of increased humidity. Increased oil secretion may lead to dandruff for some. Along with the use of a good Antidandruff shampoo, proper intake of Vitamin, Minerals and Protein rich foods, regular oiling or conditioning, a good night’s sleep and keeping stress to a minimum is a good mantra for hair that is beautiful and well nourished. Also limit repeated chemical procedures like coloring and straightening as well as heat treatments like a hot blow dry & ironing. Most important of all is using a shampoo that not only cleanses but also has the goodness to take care of your hair conditions leaving it beautiful”.
Few of the trends of monsoon hair care are try and avoid getting your hair wet in the rains, as the pollutants in the rain may weaken the shaft bonds, making your hair dull and limp. So cover your hair before going out to protect them from humidity. People are also opting for short and trendy cuts as it’s easy to manage, low-maintenance, and works beautifully with curly as well as straight hair. Remember, to make your diet rich in proteins, vitamins and iron. Incorporate walnuts, eggs, fish, spinach and lentils in your grocery list as they are good for your hair. Drink plenty of water and fresh juice as well. Most important of all is using a good shampoo like CLEAR Complete Active Care that not only suits everyone but also has the goodness to take care of hair conditions.
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