The sun rays are not human friendly at all; it is said that they have the potential to cause cellular or you are organic damage. This leads to aging rapidly and also initiates the growth of cancer on the skin. The side effects of intense sun rays are not only for the skin, as the hair suffers alike. The effects from sun rays for the hair can conspicuous as dry and dead hair, poor texture and faded tone; many even complain about split ends and brittles. Therefore, it is advised to keep the hair protected from such intense sun rays especially during the summer season.
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These days you can opt ample amount of safe ways to protect your hair from intense summer depressions. Commonly two types of sun resistant filters are available in the market which offers protection against both the UVB and UVA rays.
Types of filters:
With the use of these filters you can actually provide your hair with sponge shield which prevents the entrance of all the types of harmful rays. You can mix them with any of the hair product and use it as a hair protector by applying it on a daily basis or as needed. These filters work well with all types of hair sprays, gels and lotions.
Basically, the filter adjusts of the hair top and acts as a ray reflector. Most of the hair sunscreens have zinc oxide and titanium dioxide in them as they are best for the repelling the radiations.
As mentioned before, there are ample amount of ways through which hair protection can be ensured. Different products react in a different way when applied on the hair cuticle and scalp. Similarly, not all the filters work in the same manner because of their concentrations. However, simply after every time you wash your hair, you can apply good branded hair conditioner as it will ensure your hair remains protected when exposed to the sun rays.
Never opt any hair spray or lotion for hair protection because they have turned out to be lesser durable. In other words, they won’t be able to resist the intense sunlight for a longer time. In fact, you can look for some good chemical filters and mix them in your daily hair lotion or spray; this would work even better.
You must have heard about various SPF agents. They are known to be the best sunscreen protectors for the hair, so you must check out the items which are components of them. Many of the branded products have listed the specific SPF agents in their listings so you can go through that easily and identify what you are looking for. For example, the products which include “Octyl Methyosycinnamate” are known to be best hair protection shields.
In order to know more about hair care during the summer warmth, you must have a nice chit chat with your dermatologist. This would actually help you in knowing more about your skin type and the agent that can produce the desired results.