Coming across a split end or two, can be a very stressful feeling. Why? When you see a split end you automatically believe that your hair is damaged, and then you begin to dread scheduling an appointment to get a much-needed trim because your stylist just might cut more hair off than you expected. Trust us when we say that we have all been down this road. So, the question is, how to get rid of split ends so we don’t have to go through this gruesome feeling ever? We have answers.
The short answer to this question is to simply cut them off. However, may of us rather know how to not deal with them in the first place. Below, we have some tips on how to get rid of split ends and how to prevent them from happening in the first place. Read on:
How to Get Rid of Split Ends
Your Split End Cleansing Routine
The products that you use as your wash and care staples play a huge role in caring for and preventing split ends on your hair. The way in which you wash your hair can also determine the state of your ends. Are you washing too rough? Are you using styling tools like combs and brushes with harsh bristles on your? Remember to only use a detangling brush or comb during your hair washing routine.
If you need a hand looking for an effective wash and care system for split ends, try Nexxus Promend Split End Repair Shampoo and Conditioner. This is a split end binding shampoo and conditioner, so it won’t magically clip away your split ends for you. What we love about using a hair care system like this is that it helps prevent your split ends from splitting even further. The technology in the formula helps realign and seal split ends but that’s not all, it also provides weightless detangling benefits. So if you’re heavy-handed when it comes to detangling your hair, which can cause damage if not done the correct way, this is the shampoo and conditioner for you.
Ways to Prevent Split Ends
First things first, get rid of any split ends you may have at the moment by getting a trim. Start fresh! When styling your hair be sure to use tools that aren’t too aggressive for your hair type and use products that will place a protective layer on your strands. Try using a serum like Suave Professionals Split End Rescue Hair Serum which helps bind split ends together but you can also use it to prevent split ends from forming. Take a few drops of the serum, rub it between your palms and then apply to the lengths of your hair.