Coloring your hair enhances your looks and confidence to carry yourself. If you are thinking about dying your hair, check out these basic hair color tips from choosing the right hair color to do-it-yourself hair coloring techniques.
Hair coloring tips -
Wash your hair. A good kind of shampoo to use is one that removes the pollutants of your hair. Do not conditioning and do not use a shampoo/conditioner mixtures available in single bottle. Conditioner will interfere with the dye bonding to your hair.
If your scalp is soft and sensitive or your hair damaged or dry, wait about a day after washing to bleach or use permanent dye.
Follow the mixing instructions exactly as given.
Use protective gloves and an old towel, especially when you are new to hair coloring.
To keep the dye off your skin, you could put creamy gel like Vaseline around your hairline and it's better don't get it in your hair though, or it will unnecessarily bother your hair coloring process.
To make your coloring to last longer, rinse your hair in lemon based solution immediately after dyeing. This raises the strength of the hair color.
Another tip is to add two spoons of hair color to your regular conditioner after each shampoo. Leave it on three to five minutes and rinse it with warm water. This replenishes the color that was washed out.
Bleaching your hair roots is required after shampooing.
Summer moisture and the summer sun can be damaging to your hair. Proper preventative steps need to be taken during this seasons to ensure that your hair does not get damaged.
Summer Hair Care Tips -
Wear a scarf, hat or cap to protect your hair from the sun but make sure that it's not so tight that it will restrict circulation in your scalp.
If you know you are going to be in the sun for a long time and if you don't want to wear anything on your head, use a leave in conditioner with sunscreen in it before you go out.
If you are outside and forgot to put leave in conditioner with sunscreen in your hair, you can put regular sunscreen in your hair, but make sure you rinse it out with a deep cleansing shampoo when you get home.
Limit your use of "hot" items on your hair such as a blow dryers and curling irons.
If you need to use a "hot" item, use a leave in conditioner before using the item on your hair.
Avoid taking hot showers or washing your hair in hot water, use warm or cool water instead, the heat can dry out and/or damage your hair and skin.
Staying hydrated is important for healthy hair as well as your overall health, so make sure that you are taking enough water.
Avoid hair products with formaldehyde or alcohol in it which dry out hair, try to use natural products that are gentler on your hair.
Try washing your hair less often; shampooing your hair strips the moisture out of your hair.
Use a conditioner on your hair daily.
Take A vitamin diet to make eyes brighter. (papaya, eggs, fish, milk, cilanto etc.,)
Wash eyes with cold water to get sparkling eyes.
Put sliced cucumber over your eyes to treat dark circles.
Put potato slices on your eye to get rid off those dark circles.
Soak cotton in Luke warm milk and cover eyes with it for 15 min.
To soothe tired eyes, dip cotton pads in chilled milk and place on closed eyes for 10 minutes. Now relax completely.
To completely relax the eyes and the surrounding muscles, close your eyes and think of something that is pleasant or soothing and at a distance. Now gently open your eyes and look into the distance. Next focus on an object at arm's length. Do this extremely relaxing exercise four or five times a day.
If your eye twitches, or your eyes are red and feeling itchy, massage your scalp with curd.
Soak 1 tsp. dry amla in one cup of water overnight. Next morning strain it through a muslin cloth and then add one extra cup of water. Splash your eyes with this solution each morning. This makes your eyes sparkle.
For Puffy Eyes: Grate a potato with its peel and apply on your closed eyelids for about 20 minutes and relax completely. You may even take a nap.
You don’t have to be born beautiful to be sexy. Being sexy represents an attitude which conquers all men.
Take care of yourself. Even if you don’t have the perfect body, make it look as well as possible: massages, clothes which show off your qualities, a make-up which is reasonable. If you feel beautiful, you will be beautiful!
Listen to some relaxing music! Instead of waking up thinking at all sort of problems, prepare yourself a coffee and listen to some music you really like. Get happy!
Take care of your skin because nothing is more sexy than a soft skin which gives the other one the impulse to touch it.
Smile - A frank look and a smile attract a man. A smile suggests that you are cute, sexy and self-confident.
Start doing sport because it’s a great way of reshaping your body and of gaining some self confidence.
Have a straight walking position. This kind of attitude will attract men looks immediately.
Relax yourself by taking a bath in a tub.
Learn to enjoy your own body!