If you’ve got fine hair that is thin in nature or has thinned due to hair-fall over the years, then you must be looking for ways to make it look fuller. Read on to find out how you can make your hair appear thicker, fuller and filled with volume.
Tips to Thicken Your Hair’s Appearance
Speak to a hair specialist or stylist
for starters, try talking to your hair stylist about which hairdo will suit you best. Keep in mind that more often than not, the longer your hair is, the thinner it gets. Sometimes getting a hair-cut can help thicken up your hair.
the products you use on your hair contribute heavily to your hair’s appearance. Try using shampoos that are meant to thicken your hair. Two-in-one shampoos (shampoo and conditioner combined) tend not to weigh your hair down so they can be a good addition to your hair products’ corner. Try to avoid washing your hair every day as washing it every day can lead to your hair loss the natural oils that help it stay full and healthy. Heavy conditioners are also best avoided as they can weigh down your hair in the name of hydrating or moisturizing.
Look for thickening or volumizing hair products whenever in the hair products’ aisle. Volumizing hairspray, mousse, hairspray, texturizers, and gels can make your hair appear thicker and fuller. The volumizing powder is a new product that has been out in the market, which is not known by too many users. This product can also help your hair look more volumized by fluffing your hair up at the roots.
Using the right blow dryer along with the right blow-drying technique can do wonders in fine hair! By using a good blow dryer that suits your hair and blow-drying using the right hairbrush, you can add heaps of volume to your hair. Try figuring out which technique would work best for your hair. Whether or not you use a comb or hairbrush also plays a significant role in the final blow-drying result. It’s not a bad idea to try different blow dryers and combs or hairbrushes until you get that perfect result or one that you are most content with.
Hair growth products
of course, it’s never a bad idea to go natural. There are numerous natural products out there which help your hair grow thicker and fuller naturally. You can apply natural hair oils on your head a couple of nights every week or every three days, depending on your preference. Hair oils range from coconut hair oil, olive oil, jojoba oil, almond oil to many other types of oil.
Aloe vera gel can do wonders on hair; it can soften your hair and remove dandruff in addition to stimulating hair growth. Aloe vera gel needs to be applied to the scalp and left for 30 minutes to 60 minutes before being washed off. You may opt to leave it longer if you want. Make sure to read directions prior to applying.
You can also try hair butter to moisturize your hair and make it appear healthier. Keeping your hair healthy is one of the main ways in which you can make it appear full of volume.
Perhaps one of the best ways to get fuller looking hair is by speaking to a hair professional or stylist for personalized suggestions that can be applied to your hair. Everyone’s hair is different, what works for one person’s hair may not show the same results on another’s. Finding out what works best for you will come with trial and error alongside suggestions and tips are taken from a professional.
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