5 Tips To Rescue Sun-Damaged Hair

5 Tips To Rescue Sun-Damaged Hair

We find it really natural to protect our skin against the elements, particularly if we are exposed to high temperatures and long days out in the sun. However, few of us protect our hair, which just like our skin can become quickly damaged when exposed to the sun’s harmful rays. This means by the end of the summer, our hair may have become dry, brittle, frizzy, brassy, faded and dull. It totally lacks moisture because we have done nothing to compensate for the effects of sun, sea, sand and chlorine. Did you know that your hair is unable to repair itself? It therefore needs some TLC and the good news is that there is lots of help available. Martinez Hair Salon located in Blackboys near to Uckfield and Heathfield in East Sussex is bringing you our 5 top tips for getting your hair back into fabulous condition. • Have regular haircuts and trims • Avoid shampoos containing sulfate and parabens • Wash hair after swimming to remove chlorine and salt • Use restorative shampoos, conditioners and styling products • Treat yourself to salon hair glosses, conditioning treatments and masks Regular Haircuts Did you know that your hair grows 10 to 15% faster in the summer months? This means that by the time autumn arrives, your hair will need a good trim. Getting rid of split ends is key to promoting shiny hair and a good trim can really revive damaged hair. Delaying having your hair cut will only mean the split ends will creep upwards. Don’t worry that you will have to have a really short style, as a...