Surviving a Bad Hair Day

Successfully surviving a bad hair day

Despite the tremendous amount of TLC we may give to our hair, many times we just cannot escape those dreaded bad hair days. We have all had bad hair days, at some of the most inopportune times.

Rough hair shows the lack of vitamins and minerals in the hair, it is also a sign of maybe some of the stressful lifestyles we live or even the improper care of our hair. Quite a few of us working people and many college going students face that dreaded bad hair day. We all know that when you have a bad hair day no matter how hard you try to fix it, nothing seems to go quite right.

Again this is frustrating especially if we are trying to impress that person who’s eye we may have caught, an important date  or even when you have a meeting or other serious occasion in your office.

So what should we really do, or, Can we do anything?

Well lets look at mitigating it in the long term. For a long term solution one has to change their life style. For example if you are supposed to eat healthy, drink tea, sleep on time, proper exercise, then start doing it. Also consider fixing the issues which gives you stress maybe its work related, possibly a relationship with parent or partner, friend even… This is more in the medium and long term.

For a right away quick fix…
If you have a bad hair day then checkout these tips to quickly overcome…

Dry shampoo or baby powder. If you have no time to wash your hair then apply dry shampoo. Dry shampoo absorbs the oil from the hair, and also it will increase the overall volume of hair above your head. With your comb do parting of your hair at your skull level now sprinkle dry shampoo at the root of the hair, do this thing again at one or two inch distance from the previous hair line. Repeat the step again and again until there is no space for it. Now with the comb brush your hair to thoroughly mix the powder on the head. Once done you are all good to go. If you don’t have dry shampoo then you can apply baby powder, it also gives the result similar.

Wear a wet look. This trick works properly for super oily hair. If you have a bad hair day and you don’t have time to wash it. Firstly untangle your hair with a comb, now gently apply a non greasy gel to slick it back. Then spray with a shine spray and nobody will observe that you have a bad hair day. When you return to home then don’t forget to wash your hair thoroughly before going to bed. Don’t repeat this trick daily without washing your hair.

Wear a cap. If you organisation allows to wear the cap while in office, then what is wrong with this idea.Wear a cute cap to cover your rough hair. The hair above your head is covered so no need to worry about it. If you have your long tail then untangle it with a gel or hair dryer, and leave it for whole day as it doesn’t create a very serious unpleasant look.When back to home wash your hair with a nice hair conditioner or give you hair other suitable hair treatment.