You should take good care of your hair in every season. You may need to care for your hair differently in the different seasons. During the summers hair is known to become oily more often, whereas in the winters hair is known to be dry more often.
Here are some tips that will help you take care of your hair in the winter season
1. Avoid using too much shampoo and conditioner
During the winter season, it is advisable to limit the amount of shampoo and conditioner that you apply to your hair. Too much of shampoo’s, conditioner’s or any such products are known to dry out the hair. The winter season anyways causes the hair to become dry, so this would help in preventing the dryness a bit.
2. Don’t wash very often
Washing your hair too much will further deplete the hair of its natural oils and cause it to become dry and limp. Wash your hair either twice or thrice a week. Over washing is known to damage the hair.
3. Trim your hair
You should trim your hair so as to get rid of split ends. Trimming is also known to promote healthy hair growth and thus bring back the overall shine and lustre of your hair. You should trim your hair every couple of months.
4. Tie your hair
One good tip to take care of your hair during the winter months is to always keep it tied. Tie your hair when you head out and especially when you are exercising. This is also known to help in avoiding the hair from becoming frizzy too often. This would require barely and effort and would be very beneficial for you.
5. Avoid using heat styling tools
During the winter months since your hair is anyways known to become dry and limp, the use of heat styling tools will further damage the hair. You should stay away from irons, straighteners and blow dryers as much as possible. If absolutely necessary, consider using heat protector sprays or tools or prevent your hair from damage.
6. Controlling frizzy hair
Winter is the time when your hair can become very frizzy and thus unmanageable. You should take few steps to prevent your hair from becoming very frizzy. For starters, always use lukewarm or cold water instead of hot while shampooing your hair. Apply a leave in conditioner to keep your hair smooth and shiny. Try to completely dry your hair before you step out of the house.