Hair Products Side Effects
Watching hair products TV ads?
Are these ads promoting their brand products?
Have you ever motivated towards the Hair Treatment products? This is due to the modern hair care marketing techniques and hair products advertisements. These hair products marketing tactics motivate the people towards the use of multiple hair treatment products irrespective of their economic status because they believe everything they see on television.
Hair care brands often use exaggerated claims and show some ridiculous situations in their ads in order to induce the people to use the hair products for hair growth, cleaning the hair, hairstyling (curling and straightening, hair dye etc.)
Hair Treatment Products
Most recognized brands and products exist in the hair care market is Gray Away, Topsy Tail, EZ Combs, Conair and more. Everything shown in the Television and digital advertisements is about Head bath to hair conditioning, styling for women and men.
On an average, a person is using more than 5 hair products including hair clean or growth shampoo, dandruff removal shampoos, hair conditioner, hair stylish cream, hair dye, hair straightening, heat protection spray, hair dryer, hair curling, hair coloration products those made of hazardous chemicals.
Everything shown on the Television cannot be believed because frequent uses of this chemical Hair products results in hair loss, grey hair and hair thinning, and many other side effects.
Continue your reading to know the Side Effects of Hair Products on your natural hair growth. Also, read Tips to take care of your hair. Read now!
Shampoo side effects on natural hair growth
Why most people use shampoos?
Are all shampoos made with similar chemical ingredients?
Get your answer now!
Yeah… most people are using the shampoos to clean their hair because they get influenced by the majority of TV and Online advertisements and promos. Many advertisers tempt the people with its cost. They make exaggerated claims that a shampoo can turn your normal hair into more blackish and silky, smooth and natural hair look.
Hair products Ads and fake promises
Some ads focus on extra giving or discount price. Few hair shampoo advertisers say that there is no need for hair care if you use their products. However, don’t believe in such fake promises because it is a part of their marketing strategy which aims at revenue generation. Never deem hair care products marketing gimmick.
Hair products PPT
What is Hair clean shampoo?
Similar to body soaps and toilet soaps, the hair shampoos contains detergent as the key ingredient. The shampoo detergent is having a PH range similar to the body or toilet soaps. You can see this on the shampoo sachet (packet).
SLS in Hair shampoo
Hair shampoos include a chemical called SLS, a foaming agent which directly affects the hair root and hair follicles after applying during the hair bath. In some cases, this SLS chemical in shampoo results in skin allergy on the head surface.
In a few cases, the chemical in shampoo is affecting the cataract (SHUKLA) of the eye which leads to loss of eyesight.
Believe or not… Formaldehyde a chemical ingredient in shampoo
Formaldehyde in shampoos can affect your eyes during and after hair bath. Also, it brings eye redness, painful eye-watering, at lower doses. Presence of formaldehyde chemical in shampoo results in severe health impacts like Asthma and cancer.
- Use an organic shampoo with the PH range 5 to 7.
- Take hair bath 3 times a week
- Use hair conditioner mandatorily after the shampoo bath.
Medicated Shampoo and Natural Hair Growth
Usage of anti-fungal or mice shampoos and medicated, anti-dandruff shampoos will, directly and indirectly, affects your hair and its growth. The harmful chemical ingredients present in the medicated shampoos results in eye redness, painful eye-watering, damaging the head surface and hair follicles loss.
Use these medicated shampoos only when your dermatologist, hair transplant surgeon or skin care experts prescribes you. Usually, they will prescribe when it needed for your hair care and healthy hair growth.
What are the Hairstyling Products
Hairstyling is becoming a part of lifestyle nowadays. Many people who require a good look and neat appearance at occupational jobs or workplace use this Hair Styling product.
The hair blow dryer is one of the popular hair treatment product most used by many hair stylists and men and women beauticians. Read now how hair blow dryer is affecting the hair growth.
Various Hair Styling Products
There are various Hair styling products used by most of the men and women. Some of them are listed below.
- Hair blow dryer: The blow dryers one of the most used hair treatment product especially appears at beauty saloon, hair stylish center for men and women. Many women and men are still using the hair dryers to dry wet hair. The heated air from this dryer will directly damage the hair and resulting in hair fall and loss. So use hair dryer only at non-wet hair condition.
- Heat protection spray: The hair dryers release more heat when you try to continue to dry your hair after taking the bath. This hot air will damage your hair growth directly as well as affects your hair appearance and resulting into hair loss. It is recommended to use the best heat protection spray, to avoid hair loss and fall. Try to apply the heat protection spray and go for hair dryer use, after taking the bath, before dyer use.
Are you aware of hair heat protection spray?
Is it beneficial to use heat protection spray before the hair drying?
Normally, hair serums are the most beneficial hair care product. Glycerin, proplin, and glycol in the hair serum will protect your hair and helps in hair growth. Unfortunately, many hair care products from branded companies are having the synthetic chemicals as the serum. The synthetic chemicals made hair serums will damages directly your hair and resulting in hair loss, hair follicle damages, skin texture’ damage.
Are you using hair serum for your hair care?
Is your hair serum made of synthetic chemicals?
Hair straitening and Curling
Curly hair people love much the soft hair whereas smooth hair people love the curly hair a lot. In order to appear unique and different from the routine appearance during the family function or office celebrations, many people prefer to go with unique hairstyle so as to be center of the attraction during the events and celebrations.
Hair straitening and curling treatments are highly popular in hairstyle treatment. All men and women those looking for the hair straitening and curling treatment should be aware of these hair treatment methods are damages, directly and indirectly, the hair health.
Men and women are using varieties of hair dyes for coloration of hair from natural appearance. The hair dye advertisement in TV and online ads, many brands are showing that their hair coloration products will turn the hair color in 5 minutes and makes you a young look in appearance.
The hair dyes that are used to grey your hair are manufactured with hazardous chemicals instead of using organic hair colors. The synthetic made hair dye are skin sensitive and resulting in skin allergy, eye discomfort, and hair loss. These chemicals present in the hair dye are in some cases cause cancer.
Are you having grey hair?
Is your hair dye with Ammonia and sulfate?
The truth about Hair Care Products
Nowadays most of the Hair Care Products contain harmful chemical ingredients in their hair care and hair treatment products. Especially hair gels are made of synthetic chemicals only.
But in their hair product ads, these hair care brand companies are showing that these hair care & treatment products are manufacturing with organic materials only, hence these products are completely organic and non-hazardous to the hair of men and women, children, toddlers.
Baby shampoos are made of the chemical composition. Check and verify all ingredients mentioned on the sachets or package before purchasing in the shopping mall or nearest stores.
Other ways that can affect your hair:
There are many other ways through which your hair can get affected. The most popular means which can affect your hair are Ice bath and Hot water bath.
- Ice cold water bath
Are you using ice to treat your hair skin?
Are you taking your head bath with ice cool water?
The skin on the head most probably scalp is a too sensitive area and highly prone to fungal or bacterial attack based on hair care management. Ice path technique is helping in treating the skin of the head.
Majority people use ice directly on the head skin during the treatment procedure. The direct application of ice will damage the hair follicle and skin texture directly.
To protect your hair, prefer using the ice patches. You can use these ice patches multiple time with refrigerator. Ice patches also called pain cakes and help you in ice treatment of skin.
- Too hot water bath
Are you using too hot water to take a hair bath?
Do you use hot water for Head bath?
Hot water for head bath should not be preferred because of many Dermatologist. Have lukewarm water instead of hot water and hair should be washed thoroughly before bathing with shampoo to be applied at least a couple of minutes before head bath. You have to be very careful about the hot water shower as it can damage your skin or cause skin dryness.
Luke-warm water is advisable for sensitive skin types because it doesn’t damage your skin or cause skin dryness. It is always good to make a habit of putting on a moisturizer after a shower as it helps your skin stay hydrated and rejuvenated.
- Hard water bath
Hard water contains high mineral content especially calcium and magnesium in comparison to soft water. It is not considered as harmful for your health but can cause serious problems to your hair and skin.
This is because minerals dissolved in the hard water will create a film on the hair which prevents the moisture from entering the hair. The result is dry, dull, tangly, and strange colored hair, the buildup of dandruff on the scalp.
Consequences of washing hair with hard water:
- Hair fall problems.
- Dry, dull, frizzy and lifeless hair
- Eczema of scalp or dandruff.
- Graying of hair.
- Thinning hair.
- Hair gets tangled resulting in breakage.
Do you know?
Hair care experts revealed that approximately 50% of Indian and US, UK, Australian women are losing hair faster than ever over the decade. This is because of chemically-manufactured hair products. This is because the generic hair care products can’t treat the root cause of lack of hair growth. And these chemicals in hair products, directly and indirectly, affect the natural hair growth in women and men too.
Best way to wash your hair:
Here is the perfect way to wash your hair which uses both hot water and cold water.
Step 1: Start with lukewarm water. Massage your scalp with your regular shampoo in order to remove the excess dirt and oil out of your hair.
Step 2: Use the same lukewarm water to rinse out the shampoo
Step 3: Apply conditioner
Step 4: Wash off the conditioner with cold water to seal your pores.
Tips to take care of your hair growth
Hair is probably the first thing you notice when you meet a person for the first time. Regular washing of your with a celebrity advertised shampoos and conditioners is not enough to have a healthy, strong and shiny hair. However, you need to care for your hair daily. The following is the best way to get your hair and scalp clean:
- Get it really wet.
- Use squirt about the size of a quarter of shampoo is enough.
- Use the same brand of shampoo and conditioner
- Massage the shampoo into your scalp and don’t scrub the scalp too hard
- Rinse really well, until you don’t see any more bubbles or suds on your head or going down the drain.
- Gently dry your hair with a towel.
- Comb it out carefully with a wide-tooth comb, especially if it’s curly.
- Don’t yank or tug on the scalp as they can break the hair or pull it out.
- Let your hair air dry whenever you can
- Cut about 1/4th an inch of your hair every 6 to 8 weeks to avoid the split ends to grow out again.