Dry, damaged, brittle hair? What is the difference ? We often tend to confuse and make too hasty conclusions about our hair … And yet, it is easy to recognize a damaged hair thanks to a few small obvious signs, which can help us take better care of it. Indeed, if your hair is dry and brittle to the touch, difficult to disentangle after shampooing, your ends are split, devitalized and difficult to style: there is no doubt, you have indeed damaged hair! So, before scissoring your beautiful hair, our experts offer you their solutions!
Why is hair damaged more easily in summer?
Beach, sun, sand, sea water, chlorine: many of them attack our hair throughout the summer! Indeed, it is the perfect combination for your dream hair to perish gently. The one that ends you requires you to go to the hairdresser at the end of the summer. It is true that the sun has many positive effects on our hair, because it provides vitamin D. An essential element, which improves the production of keratin. But like many other hobbies, it should not be abused! Indeed, too much exposure to the sun can, on the contrary, dry out your scalp and your lengths.
What care to remedy it?
We protect your lengths
So to best protect your hair from the harms of summer, opt for simple and effective solutions, to take with you everywhere! This is why we recommend a protective treatment, to be applied daily, which will allow you to enjoy your holidays peacefully! For colored and highlighted hair, the Phytomillesime concentrated beauty treatment from Phyto is ideal! It protects both your color and prepares your hair to be more resistant to external aggressions. His little extra? It makes the fiber of your hair more resistant and helps it to maintain all its integrity. The hair is then softer and more resistant. The color is more intense.
For those who want an all-purpose treatment suitable for all hair types, you can also turn to the Solar Sublime Expert Series invisible protective spray-care from L’Oréal Professionnel . Thanks to its non-greasy texture, it forms a light film on all of your hair, thus making it possible to maintain the fiber of your hair but also to protect it, throughout the day, from the sun and external aggressions.
Washing care to adopt
During this time, your hair is in dire need of more attention from you! This is why it is advisable to adapt your daily hair ritual according to your needs. Opt for hair care that will allow your hair to maintain good hydration throughout the summer. There’s nothing like the Phyto Plage After-Sun Rehydrating Shampoo . Its creamy texture will allow you to eliminate residues of sea salt, sand or chlorine on your hair while intensely hydrating them.
The mask to avoid straw hair
If your hair is already dried out by the sun, it is best to try a repair with a good nutritious mask that will delight their shine. So, we recommend the Nutritive Masquintense mask from Kérastase . This care concentrated in irisome, ensures you an intense nutrition in a lasting way. It is ideal for dry and sensitive hair.
In winter as in summer, our hair needs greasy substance to maintain a beautiful vitality. And the little secret, to maintain pretty hair, is to bathe in oil once or twice a week, before shampooing, which allows you to gain shine and nutrition. This is why we have selected for you, our favorite : the Délhicieuse TAAJ oil .. This oil is the product to have in your bathroom! It can be used on the face, body and hair! You can use it at the beach, as well as at home before to nourish your hair. Its unique cocktail of beneficial oils recognized for their virtues, repairs and softens your hair in the long term! In short, you will understand, this oil is to be consumed without moderation if you want silky and shiny hair!
Indeed, if you have naturally dry hair, it can be of great benefit to use a day cream, which will allow you to maintain good hydration ! Be careful, this type of product is not recommended for oily hair! For dry hair in winter and summer, we advise you to opt for the Shea Hydra day cream by René Furterer .
THE PRODIGIOUS FLORAL OIL: BETWEEN ROMANCE AND PLEASURE
A floral fragrance, a pretty pink color and spring fragrances: Nuxe offers a new idyll for women. The brand is reinventing its best-seller, the prodigious oil, into a prodigious floral oil . Bright and fresh, it is made for the most romantic of you. The softness and the pleasure of the skin are at the rendezvous in this novelty.
A skin-deep composition
The mythical oil of Nuxe has been known since the dawn of time. Today, the brand offers a real ode to femininity with prodigious floral oil. Between sensuality, softness and freshness, it offers a spring fragrance. A product straight out of a field of flowers, in the process of blooming. Poetic and romantic, the oil was composed by a technicoflor nose. That is to say a unique olfactory signature and responsible raw materials . The prodigious floral oil is a fragrance on the surface of the skin. Inside you will find a bouquet of magnolias, a sparkling background of white musks, a grapefruit-lemon-bergamot-orange accord, then the emblematic orange blossom.
This composition is combined with romantic and girly packaging. Nuxe has chosen to see life in pink with a petal pink bottle and a metal pink cap . It must be said that the prodigious floral oil brings out a mischievous combination of femininity, assurance, softness and sunshine.
Benefits by Nuxe
For this new product, inspired by the iconic prodigious oil, Nuxe wanted to keep unparalleled benefits. Created in 1991, it has been a favorite with every woman ever since. Multi-use and multi-function , this natural dry oil has become a real beauty secret. 28 years later, Nuxe offers a novelty, just as beneficial.
The prodigious floral oil is the power of 7 precious 100% vegetable oils . It adopts the same natural composition as the classic prodigious oil and shows nourishing, repairing and sublimating properties for the skin and hair. For this, Nuxe trusts these 7 oils with complementary powers: tsubaki (moisturizing), argan (restorative), macadamia (nourishing), borage (smoothing), camellia (moisturizing), hazelnut (protective) and sweet almond (softening).
Thanks to a composition containing 96.9% of ingredients of natural origin , Nuxe prodigious oil imposes its effectiveness. Anti-oxidant and restorative, it offers 8 hours of hydration. Add to that an anti-pollution shield for the face, a reduction of stretch marks for the body and a supply of suppleness for the hair. For a foolproof sensoriality and a glamorous side specific to Nuxe, the product offers a silky, non-greasy finish with each application.
Nuxe and its prodigious oils
The two legendary treatments of the brand are, in fact, prodigious oil and prodigious floral oil . These cult formulas offer long-lasting hydration to the skin and hair, while keeping a dry touch. Natural compositions that appeal to more than one woman.
For all skin types, Nuxe also offers two oils with proven benefits. The rich prodigious oil is specially designed for “crocodile skin” thanks to the intense nutrition provided. It is the best friend of very dry skin. The prodigious gold oil is the sparkle of the band. Its golden pearls expressly illuminate the body. This hybrid between skincare and makeup is a gem for the skin.
- On the face , we choose between a pure application or a mixture with your usual care. For a glow effect, slip a drop of prodigious oil into your foundation.
- On the body , the oil is to be applied everywhere (shoulders, hands, décolleté, legs, etc.). To saturate the skin texture, while intensely hydrating, opt for a few drops in your body scrub.
- On the hair , the oil can be applied as a mask before shampooing (15 minutes before) or be deposited sparingly on a dry scalp. Use it after blow-drying to highlight lengths and frizz.