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How To Take Care Of Your Skin & Hair

Mar 20, 2008
Skin and hair are the two biggest assets for everybody. Having flawless skin and hair is the dream of every individual.

However, we encounter various problems on a daily basis that troubles us mentally. Many of us suffer from hair problems like dandruff, hair loss, and oiliness of the scalp leading to the bacterial infections and itching.

In such cases, people should consult a dermatologist at the earliest and get the required medications. They should also use a good quality, hair care product available in the market that claims to tackle these problems.

If you are a professional swimmer, problems like green hair and dry skin can annoy you to no limits. These problems arise because of the harsh chemicals used in the pool water.

There are simple treatments that you should follow which help in the regaining of the natural texture of your hair and skin. Chlorine and copper in the pool water makes the hair change its color and damage it. Therefore, you should clean your hair with a good quality shampoo and condition it properly after leaving the pool.

It helps in the rehydration and captures the moisture in the hair strands. There are also moisturizers available in the market that helps in regaining the lost moisture from the skin due to chemical treatment in the swimming pool water.

There are people who suffer from hair loss problems. Mainly it is the older people who suffer from problems of thinning hair, bald patches on the head and sagging skin with wrinkles. Baldness is often a genetic problem.

Sometimes you cannot help hair loss and the appearance of a bald head. However, a bald head does not mean that you do not have to take care of your head. Baldness, if not treated with care can cause much discomfort and problems like dandruff, infections and patch marks on the scalp.

A bald head however requires less care and management than a head full of hair. There are special shampoos and conditioners that protect the head from the damage caused by being hairless. If you are suffering from baldness, you should be careful to save you head from the extremes of sunlight, heat and cold.

There are capillaries and nerves in the scalp region of the head that are susceptible to damage if not taken care of. You can use hats and wigs to hide your baldness or make it your style statement. Even though, you have to be careful of treating your head and the skin of that area.

While talking of the skin many people have the misconception of understanding the facial skin. However, there skin of other body parts that needs care and attention equally. There are people who suffer from pimple problems in their backs and neck. These should be treated properly before the problems aggravate.

Skin of our hands and legs also needs attention. There are treatments like manicure and pedicure that you can opt for to take care of your skin in those areas. Thus, a total treatment of the hair and skin of your body together makes you beautiful and presentable.
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