There are a lot of reasons why we would want to have fast growing hair. Fortunately, there are ways to make hair grow faster and you don’t have to spend a lot of money on expensive products or frequent visits to the salon. There are ways to get your hair growing fast in your own home, it just boils down on knowing what to do, Below are some tips on how to encourage fast growing hair.
Know Your Hair Type
Do you have oily or dry hair? It is important to identify you hair type, so that you can use the right product for your hair. Nowadays, there are specific products for each hair type. If you’re having hair problems, like slow hair growth, why not use these products to properly condition your hair.
A lot of people think that taking per-natal vitamins or any other vitamin supplements in excess can stimulate fast hair growth. Unfortunately, this is not true, but you should take your daily vitamins because certain deficiencies can actually cause hair loss. The so-called “hair vitamins” are Biotin and Pantothenic acid. Biotin or vitamin B7 help strengthen each hair strands, while pantothenic acid or vitamin B5 makes hair soft and shiny. Both vitamins prevent hair breakage and both should be applied directly on the scalp and hair.
Avoid The Heat
When styling hair, it is best to avoid using heating products like flat iron straighteners, hot curlers or hair drying. These products can vaporize the little moisture hair have, leaving hair look dull, dry and prone to breakage. Only use these products on special occasions and never use them on a daily basis.
When taking a shower, why not gently massage your scalp for 3 to 5 minutes while you shampoo. This increases blood circulation to the scalp hence improve nutrient and oxygen transfer to the hair follicles, which is good for hair growth.