Learning how to properly align your hair
Girls are hard to please: if nature has rewarded us with straight hair, we definitely need to curl them, but if, on the contrary, we will definitely align curls. Today we will try to understand all the intricacies of such a procedure as the alignment of hair.
Many of us dream of having luxurious, smooth hair, such as show in shampoo advertisements. Why? Yes, because it is beautiful. Straight strands will never lose their popularity, which is why millions of women and girls are ready to test their hair every day with various means and tools for hair straightening.
Around the world there are several types of hair alignment. Consider the main ones.
Chemical.To perform this procedure, hairdressers use ammonium thioglycolate and sodium hydroxide. Chemicals affect the structure of the hair, softening it. The effect of such a straightening will last about 1.5 months.But, unfortunately, the hair from this procedure badly deteriorate.
Thermal. This is the most popular way. We often do it in beauty salons, and at home you can easily straighten hair with your own hands. In order to secure our curls as much as possible, it is necessary to seriously approach the choice of a tool, or rather, ironing.
So, in supermarkets and on the market, you can see a variety of irons. They will differ from each other not only in price, but also in quality. Take into account one important rule: the fact that the iron was produced by a well-known, untwisted company, does not yet speak about the quality of this device.
Types of irons
Irons are distinguished by the type of plates: ceramic, tourmaline and metal.
Plates of metal, are the most common, due to the inexpensive cost of such ironing. This is ideal for those girls who resort to the procedure of straightening once a month. For everyday use, such plates are not suitable, as they strongly burn hair.
Ceramic plates increase the cost of ironing several times, but the effect is worth it. The disadvantage of ironing with such plates is very slow heating, dignity - they practically do not have a harmful effect on the hair.
After you have decided on the type of plates in the iron, pay attention to the features of the device. In a good ironing must have a temperature controller. This will allow you to individually select the appropriate temperature mode. The higher the temperature, the faster the strand straightens.
The wider the iron, the faster you can straighten all the strands. Since you can immediately straighten large strands of hair.
Please note that the kit with the iron should be different nozzles. Thanks to him, you can easily make yourself different hairstyles.
Straightening procedure should be performed in this sequence.
- To produce on clean, dry hair. Therefore, pre-wash your head with your favorite shampoo, apply a little means to align the hair and wait until the hair dries. Discard the hair dryer.
- The next step is to apply a protective agent on dry hair. It protects against overheating.
- Well, then proceed directly to the procedure itself straightening. Step by step we work through each strand, starting from the roots of the hair. Next, lay the hair as you want, and fix their varnish.
This procedure can take you from 30 minutes to 1.5 hours. It all depends on the length and thickness of your hair, well, and on your skill.
Remember, this is a common procedure, each of us can learn to perform it. Just before taking the iron for the first time, think about the fact that it still harms your hair.