Stimulate the scalp to have healthier hair
Massages, exfoliations and hydrations specific to the region are among the procedures that help to stimulate the blood circulation of that region. "It is important to exfoliate the scalp at least once a month. This will sanitize and revitalize the skin, removing dead cells and favoring blood circulation," says hair stylist and hair therapist Adriana Carlos of Éclat Hall, Rio de Janeiro.
Alternative treatments are beneficial, but care should be taken not to give up conventional care. "The use of anti-dandruff shampoo, for example, can not be abandoned by those who suffer from the problem," says the dermatologist. Here are four health-oriented methods for the scalp: 1. Massages
Specific massages for the scalp involve relaxing and draining techniques that improve blood circulation and detoxify the hair bulbs, the treatments for the threads, like a hydration, have a better result. The stimulation of the scalp is intended to improve the vascularisation of this skin, which greatly helps in oxygenation and therefore in transporting nutrients to this area.
"Capillary shiatsu and specific massages of the scalp, which use the tips of the fingers for circular movements and from the bottom up on the sides and the nape of the neck can help this function, "says the dermatologist Valcinir Bedin.
It is possible to moisturize the scalp with active principles , such as urea and ammonium lactate, which has a high emollient power. "While the latter promotes hydration of the skin by retaining water, urea has the main function of moisturizing and softening the hair," says Bedin.
The health of the hair begins on the scalp, so before choosing procedures, ideal is to do an analysis of the area with a hair therapist. According to the hairdresser Éclatà is very difficult to see the "naked eye" real problems of the scalp. A specific device, which increases by 250 times the area and capillary structure, finds out if the problem is the lack of water and the hair needs hydration or if it needs a reconstruction with stimulations of the scalp and masks, to return keratin and to the yarn.
3. Clay Therapy
They are another ally in the treatments for the scalp. According to hair specialist Chris Villas Boas, from Visage Coiffeur, in Rio de Janeiro, the white clay treatment detoxifies the scalp, reduces oiliness and exfoliates the skin, removing impurities. "The procedure works as follows: we mix the white clay with lukewarm water and wick it in the hair and scalp, which is massaged, and the mixture stays 25 minutes in the hair," explains Chris. Mint Therapy
Menthol is used to soften hair loss, stimulate hair growth and reduce excess sebum from the scalp. The procedure involves exfoliation of the scalp, a scrub with shampoo and the application of the mint mask. The astringent power of menthol is easily proven, it is enough to see the products based on this substances, indicated to combat dandruff and oiliness of the threads.
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