When hair is healthy from within it will definitely grown and increase in length. However, many people complain that their hair stops growing after reaching a particular length. If you also have the same problem, then it’s time to take a good look at your hair.
In order to grow long, gorgeous hair, it is essential to take care of your hair properly and especially the hair ends. The ends of hair are fragile and hence needs extra care and treatment. But before coming to a conclusion as why your hair is not increasing in length, you must try to find out the exact reason behind it.
There are many reasons that hamper hair length, like:
Handling your hair in a rough manner will have a direct impact on your hair growth as well as your hair length. If you handle your hair roughly, it will cause unnecessary hair fall and cause damage to your hair. So, especially, when washing, combing or towel drying your hair you need to be extra careful.
Extremely Dry Hair
Dry and brittle hair will not grow properly. So, make all efforts to keep your hair moisturized and conditioned. The best moisturizer for your hair is water. So, try to keep your body hydrated by drinking plenty of water throughout the day. Also try to use water-based moisturizers and conditioners. For well moisturized hair, pay more attention to the hair ends when applying a suitable hair moisturizing product.
Hair Ends Aren’t Sealed
Applying moisturizer to your hair is not enough unless you make efforts to retain it. That means sealing it in with a heavy oil or butter. Try to seal your hair ends with a deep conditioner or oil like olive oil or castor oil. This will help retain moisture, keep split ends at bay, and stop hair breakage.
Hair Is Not Protected
You need to protect your hair from excessive styling tools and products. Remember that styling tools and products do more harm than good to your hair. Protect your hair from seasonal changes and environmental hazards by covering them in appropriate hats, caps and satin bonnet. It is also recommended to sleep on a satin pillowcase to maintain the moisture of your hair.
Use of Heat
Heat when used on hair should be applied cautiously and sparingly. Excessive use of heating equipments on hair will cause breakage as well as make your hair dry and brittle. Plus, the damage that heat can cause to your hair cannot be reversed. Instead of using a blow dryer, allow your hair to dry on its own whenever possible.
To sum up, one of the above mentioned causes can be the reason behind why your hair is not reaching the desired length. Find out the reason then try to rectify it and soon your hair will increase in length. And your desire to have long hair will be fulfilled.