Shampoo your hair every other day or every third day. Shampooing daily can also be damaging to your hair. When you shampoo, you strip the natural oils from your hair causing the hair to be more brittle. If your hair is already damaged make sure when you do shampoo you use a moisturizing shampoo or one especially for damaged hair.
Speak to your stylist about the right hair cleansing products for your hair!
Limit the use of hair dryers, curling irons, and straighteners. Try not to use them everyday and when you do use them make sure you use a thermal protectant prior to use, this will help protect your hair from the high temperatures of these tools. Also, talk to your stylist about alternate ways to style your hair without using heat.
Call to make an appointment today to discuss product and styling alternatives to maintain healthy hair or repair your damaged flocks.
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Manicured nails are beautiful, but without proper care in between them you may be throwing money away. Why not maintain your manicure as well as possible before your next visit? Here are some tips to maintaining your manicure.
First, treat your nails with care. Wear gloves when gardening or exposing your hands to water for extended periods of time. Do not use your nails as tools.
Keep your hands and nails well moisturized. It’s a good idea to maintain skin health as well as nail health. Use lotion on your hands to keep them hydrated and smooth. It’s a good idea to use lotions with an SPF of at least 15 if venturing out into the sun.
Likewise you should apply cuticle oil to keep the nails and cuticles moisturized. Cuticle oil not only keeps the nails and cuticles looking healthy, but it is a very important step in preventing hangnails and dry skin along the nails.
Be sure to file with care. Always use a fine grit file, which can range from 240-400 grit. Gently file in one direction. Never file in a back and forth or “sawing” motion. This type of filing causes the nails to fray and split.
If you ever feel that a repair is too big for you to handle, simply call Enzo’s as soon as possible for a repair at 609-397-7100.