May 22, 2019
Improve Your Hair Naturally
With spring coming to a close, it’s time to prepare for the summer heat. The heat of the sun or styling tools can damage hair, causing it to feel dry and brittle resulting in breakage and split ends. It’s important to maintain hair health by using natural ingredients and deep conditioning treatments. These self-care services help revive and restore hair’s luster by protecting hair from the heat, sun and salt of outdoor activities. At Under The Sun, we pride ourselves in using all-natural ingredients in ALL our products. Below we have highlighted 3 of favorite natural treatments that help encourage total hair health.
1. Scalp Massage: Increase blood flow + promote hair growth
There are a lot of factors that contribute to hair health but one of the most over-looked is stimulation. Massaging dilates small arteries within your scalp that increase the blood flow to the follicles. They can also improve hair texture, making it thicker and stronger over time. Giving yourself a scalp massage on the regular, in addition to using natural ingredients can help your hair grow faster + appear healthier looking.
2. At-Home Banana + Honey Mask: Add luster + help repair split ends
Prone to split ends? This mask is for you, it helps improve softness, strength and adds shine. The ingredients are Banana which helps improve luster and breakage while Vitamin C fights off free radicals that can contribute to hair aging while biotin encourages total hair health.
- 1 ripe banana, mashed
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 1 tablespoon olive oil or almond oil
Gently blend all ingredients in a small mixing bowl and apply with an application brush (or hands) to small sections of clean, damp hair. Cover hair with a shower cap for 30 – 60 minutes. Rinse hair thoroughly and then shampoo and condition.
3. Grab Some Goodness: Natural ingredients that help encourage hair growth
At Under The Sun we believe in naturally caring for your hair, and this is reflected in our key ingredients. Our products are designed to help your hair thrive in nature’s most extreme conditions anywhere under the sun. The key ingredients revitalize and repair your hair’s luster while helping it withstand the effects of nature’s harshest elements: sun, salt, heat and humidity.
- Honey –improve your hair’s length + shine
Honey is a rich antioxidant that helps to seal in moisture, improve hair strength + scalp health and create softness as well as shine. It helps improve damage from free radicals and improve the overall health of your hair, scalp and roots.
- Lemon Peel – improve your hair’s length + luster
Lemons are packed with nutrients that help boost hair growth, improve scalp health and act as a UV radiation filter. They are rich in vitamin C, which improves hair growth by boosting the production of collagen and the acidic nature helps tighten hair follicles, curbing hair fall.
- Hibiscus – improve your hair’s length + scalp health
Hibiscus stimulates hair growth, helps fight hair loss + encourages regrowth. It also works as an astringent to reduce oil, reduces scalp redness, itching, dandruff, and naturally protects from heat. Hibiscus flowers are rich in nutrients such as amino acids that produce keratin, the building blocks of hair.
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