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Mistakes Women Make That Stop Hair Growth

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Ladies, if you are blessed with long and healthy hair, tell us your secrets.

Recently, studies have shown that most of the modern women face hair fall, dandruff and other hair-related problems. The reason for this is the wrong type of food consumed and the wrong lifestyle that is followed.

Eating right, working out and following a couple of home remedies to pamper your hair and skin will work wonders on you.

To get a mane that is rich, shiny and beautiful, there are certain good habits that you should follow. For example, oiling your hair once in a week, washing your tresses with lukewarm water, only opting for homemade shampoos and much more.

However, since most of us, women, lack time on our hands, we fail to do the right things that work wonders for our hair.

Instead, we turn to the wrong habits and mistakes that stop hair growth. Here are some of the crazy mistakes that all women do that spoil the chance of a better hair growth, take a look:


Using Too Much Heat

If you are using a lot of hair machine equipment, you might be in seriously trouble, as too much heat can pull out your strands easily causing you to bald sooner than you age.


Do You Love To Brush Your Hair/

Excess brushing leads to split ends and hair loss. To look after your mane, you should only brush it twice in the day, once in the morning and at night before bed-time.


Colouring Those Locks?

Colouring your hair often is a bad habit; and due to the massive chemicals in hair colour, your hair growth will decrease. So, it is advisable to avoid using hair colour and opt for natural home remedies instead like henna.


Overwashing Your Hair

Overwashing your hair is a dangerous habit that decreases your chance of a better hair growth. Overwashing removes the shine and natural oils from the hair. This habit also makes the hair dry, which in turn leads to more hair fall.


De-tangling The Knots

De-tangling the knots can put your hair into a lot of trouble. By de-tangling the knots, you are forcefully pulling out the strands from the roots, causing hair fall. You should wipe the hair dry, apply a homemade serum and then comb through.


Avoiding That Haircut

It is necessary to cut your tresses at least once in a month. By avoiding this habit, you are inviting the split ends to make your hair dry at the end and eventually allow the hair to fall.


The Wrong Shampoo

The wrong shampoo too can destroy your hair. It is always nice to use herbal or ayurvedic products to pamper your hair. So, go ahead and make sometime to nurture your hair with care.

Read more about: hair care, beauty, habits
Story first published: Saturday, March 12, 2016, 9:00 [IST]
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