We use shampoo almost every day on our hair that we almost never stop and think about what we are doing and whether or not we are doing it right, it becomes a normal part of our daily life just like washing our bodies with soap, one thing we should all keep in mind though is that, shampoos are made up of chemicals no matter what the herbal label claims, the chemical content found in shampoos makes it crucial to rinse it off very well to prevent any build ups on the scalp of the head.
Here is a list of other things that nobody told you about shampoos.
1- You Can’t Use The Same Shampoo Forever.
shampoos are made of different ingredients that suits different hair types, if you use a shampoo to wash your dry hair and you started noticing some improvement then you should switch to another shampoo for normal hair so you don’t end up having an excessively oily scalp, the same applies for other hair types. Keep on changing your shampoo according to the needs of your hair.
2- You Can Make Your Own Shampoo At Your Home.
You don’t have to use the store sold shampoos and tackle the problems that happen from the added chemicals, egg whites is a great alternative to shampoos, you can also use aloe vera gel to get a shiny and soft hair, adding some lemon juice or apple cider vinegar will ensure that your scalp is clean as well.
3- Don’t Let The Cost Of Your Shampoo Fool You.
Don’t get fooled by expensive shampoos with glossy bottles, all shampoos even low cost shampoos still do the same job as expensive ones, because most of the shampoo types are mainly made up of the same ingredients, however, it is important to pick the type of shampoo that is right for your hair type.
4- Oil Your Hair Before Shampooing.
the chemicals found in shampoos can dry up your hair and make it frizzy, one effective way to avoid this problem is by oiling your hair before shampooing it, the oil will help to keep the natural moisture within the hair even if you wash it thoroughly.
5- If You Have Blond Hair Or Chemically Treated Hair You Need A Special Shampoo.
if your hair is blond or chemically treated you must ask your stylist which shampoo is best for you and you should only use the shampoo approved by your stylist at least for a few month, it is also recommended to clarify your hair with a clarifying shampoo once in a while.