Only a closed, smooth structure makes the hair look outwardly healthy and radiantly beautiful. We give tips and tricks for optimal care. Plus: the best products for shiny hair
Thanks to citrus and Chamomile, sheer blonde with regular use ensures a brightening effect. Particularly important: A treatment that penetrates deep into the hair without weighing it down. So the hair remains neat and smooth. “Sheer blonde go Blonder intensive treatment” by John Frieda, 8 euro
Extracts from Moringa seeds add vitamins to hair, strengthens it and protects against harmful environmental influences. Jojoba oil hydrates, rosehip soothes the scalp. For blondes and brunette hair. “Color Enhancing Conditioner” by John masters Organics haircare, 30 EUR
Oil is considered to be very soothing. The unique Oleo complex consists of four precious oils: Pracaxi oil is known for its cell-regenerating properties and its high proportion of active anti-oxidants, argan oil gives powerful vitality of the hair. Corn oil contains vitamins A, E and Omega 6 – suppleness and toughness. “Elixir Ultime” by Kerastase, 37 EUR
Professional color protection for more shine, optimum freshness of colour and protection against free radicals. So, the colorant is extra long. “series expert Vitamino color A ·” Ox”by L ‘ Oreal professionnel, to 22 euros
Rinsing with Verbena acts as a fresh kick for scalp and hair. The result: silky gloss and easy to comb. “Hair Conditioner vervain” by Marc boats, 37 EUR
How does a hair Polish this gloss treatment: hair acts like laminated and gets mega shine like a mirror surface. Without Parabens, silicones, and artificial colors! “Sugar shine system mega gloss treatment” of matrix Biolage, 10 x 6 ml ampoules, 32 EUR
Anti-Frizz effect: Enriched with argan oil this spray acts as a protective shield that prevents hair damage caused by chemical treatments, heat or excessive hair leaving it silky, smooth and manageable. “Frizz control” by Moroocanoil, 26 EUR
The light mask repairs the hair attacked by the colorant and the with Witch Hazel, Okara extract and vitamin B5 in just 2 minutes! Vitamin E and UV filters untangle the hair and provide luminosity and fluidity. “Okara protect color color mask” by Rene Furterer, 16 euros
Nice in the bedroom: the care gel water based revitalizes the hair with ingredients from sea algae, strengthens it from the inside and gives it to shine. Soak overnight and in the morning the hair washing either or just immediately style. “Over night hair repair” from Sachajuan, 42 euro
Basis for shiny hair is healthy hair, i.e. a smooth surface structure. Is damaged or too roughed up, no longer reflect the light – hair looks dull and lackluster. Causes, attacking the hair, are cold, UV rays, heating air or similar environmental influences. We have spoken with Francesca Attwood, colourist at John Frieda, the hair expert reveals tips and tricks for proper care.
The right hair care
In addition to a healthy, balanced diet, especially the proper care is crucial. Here be sure that products that fit your hair type, to use.
Wash your hair with lukewarm water, this is friendly, and use toiletries that are matched to your hair type. Tip: Type conditioners or conditioner only in the lengths; at the hairline, complained the care unnecessarily and makes fast stringy hair. In the reverse case, shampoo – is a lot of hazelnut massage coming fully enough – just at the hairline.
After washing, rinse the hair well. “At the end of a time with cold water rinse”, advises Francesca Attwood, “which closes the cuticle layer.” In addition, the scalp refreshed and stimulated blood circulation. After shampooing the hair does not dry rub, but wrap it in a towel and gently press out.
Straightening irons and curling irons can give the hair a portion of gloss. But: “you use always a heat protection, before you use a straightener or a curling iron, so that no moisture is removed from the hair, drying up and is brittle,” recommends Francesca Attwood.