Like our epidermis, at this time of the year, our hair is fragile and we must take care of it so that they are not dry and damaged when we are back to school. Indeed, the sun's rays are harmful to the scalp because they attack it and dry it out, which can lead to dandruff. Similarly, when we swim, sea and pool water damages our hair, making it rough and difficult to detangle. Fortunately, there are simple and natural solutions to protect them. Among them, the use of oil and gel based on aloe vera. These treatments are adapted to frizzy or curly hair and have many benefits, especially moisturizing. A gesture that is also essential in summer to preserve your hair. So before leaving on vacation, remember to slip an oil or gel into your vanity! Especially since it is very easy to use them and to integrate them into your summer beauty routine.
The moisturizing properties of aloe vera
As we mentioned in a previous article, they are many benefits of aloe vera on frizzy, curly, frizzy and afro hair. And at this time of the year, we are particularly interested in its moisturizing properties. Growing in arid environments, this plant needs to get a lot of water to develop and survive. This is why its gel has moisturizing properties. Its use on your hair allows you to moisturize it, and to protect your scalp from external aggressions such as the sun's rays. It also makes them shine. Also, aloe vera has a cooling effect and when it's hot, it's quite pleasant. Non-greasy and with a natural pH, you can use it every day, especially if you expose your hair to the sun or swim in the sea or pool. For curly, frizzy and afros hair, this plant works miracles and moisturizes deeply.
How to use aloe vera on the hair?
Moisturizing, purifying, soothing, repairing ... aloe vera helps you take care of your hair all year round, especially in summer. It is therefore THE INGREDIENT to be favored and to take in your suitcase. But you still need to know how to use it. This is a question that often comes up when we discover the benefits of this ingredient. Don't worry, its use is very simple and does not require an appointment at the hairdresser. If you have opted for pure gel, to moisturize your curly or frizzy hair, simply apply it to your wet lengths and leave it on for an hour. You can also mix it with oil for an even more nourishing mask. Wondering how to use it to soothe itching or irritation caused by the sun's rays? Put it directly on your scalp. It will soothe and relieve you.
On the other hand, if you prefer hair products, you can try our aloe vera haircare products. Of natural origin at 95%, they contain no sulfate, no paraben, no silicone and are vegan. To learn more about their use and composition, we invite you to discover them on our online store.