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5 Hair Care Tips To Prevent Sweaty Scalp In Summer

The hot weather and humidity of the summer months invite more dirt, grime, and sebum on the scalp; paving the way for sweaty scalp and other concerns like scalp itchiness, fungi build-up, and frizzy, dull hair. This problem intensifies when you already have oily roots. But does that mean you can’t enjoy open hair and beach days in summers? Of course, not! You can ward off a sweaty scalp and related hair concerns by following some effective tips and a thorough summer hair care ritual. Read on to know some of the most trustworthy tips to say goodbye to a sweaty scalp.

5 Tips to Prevent Sweaty Scalp in Summer

If excessive scalp sweating is one of the major concerns this summer, then you can easily get rid of this scalp concern by following the below mentioned tips:

  • Wash your hair
  • If a sweaty scalp is one of your biggest archenemies this summer, you must wash your hair regularly. However, frequent hair washing can disturb your scalp’s oil balance thrusting it to produce more oil and sebum to fill the gap. Hence, while resetting your hair wash regimen during summer, you must choose hydrating shampoo. We recommend you use L'Oréal Paris Extraordinary Clay Shampoo, an ultra-purifying and hydrating shampoo that washes off excess oil on scalp and roots and help remove pollution and impurities and leaves fresh hair for up to 72 hours. So, get rid of sweaty itchy scalp by washing your hair thrice in a week during summer.

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  • Use the right conditioner
  • Upgrade your summer hair care and sweaty scalp treatment with hydrating and purifying conditioner. With summer, comes along humidity hence, you must use the right conditioner to prevent a sweaty scalp and hydrate and moisture hair to restore it. We recommend you use the L'Oréal Paris Extraordinary Clay Conditioner that helps elevate the hydration level of your hair and moisturize from lengths to tips for hydrated free flowing hair. If you have oily roots and dry ends, go for the L'Oréal Paris Extraordinary Clay Rapid Reviver Deep Conditioner that hydrates oily scalp/hair with 2 times more visible results.

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  • Avoid hair styling tools
  • During summer, keep a check on using the hair styling tools. Wondering why? Hair styling tools like hair straighteners, hair dryers, blow dryers can heat up the scalp and produce more sweat in hair, scalp, causing oil build-up that ultimately results in clogged pores. Not only sweat will undo the hairstyle that you have patiently created but will further lead to dandruff (due to excessively clogged pores).

  • Apply apple cider vinegar
  • Looking for scalp sweating home remedies? Try giving your hair an apple cider vinegar rinse. Apple cider vinegar is a wonder ingredient for both hair and skin. It has natural astringent properties that help cleanse the scalp deeply and eliminate all the dirt and impurities from hair roots and hair follicles. Additionally, the anti-fungal and anti-bacterial agents present in apple cider vinegar help combat the bacteria build-up especially when there is already sweat in scalp and reinforce the roots to prevent breakage. Take one cup of apple cider vinegar and mix it with two cups of water and rinse your hair and scalp thoroughly with it. This rinse will help you clear away all the sweat and excess oil from and promote healthy hair.

  • Use essential oils
  • Prevent excessive scalp sweating in summer by applying essential oils. Essential oils keep your scalp oil-free and sweat-free during summer and help strengthen and nourish your scalp. Not only you will get an effective solution for sweating in scalp but can keep other hair concerns at bay. To prepare this scalp sweating home remedy, take two-three drops of any essential oils and mix it with any carrier oil of your choice. Thoroughly massage your hair with this mixture and wash your hair with cold water.

  • Reduce spicy food and caffeine intake
  • To prevent scalp sweating during summer, you must alter your dietary choices and cut down on caffeine and spicy food intake. These foods along with sugar, alcohol shoots up body temperature, trigger sweat to evaporate the heat away. Hence, you must start including summer foods like cucumber, mango, leafy greens, and buttermilk to keep your body cool. Additionally, you must sufficiently drink water and stay hydrated to maintain the water content in your body optimally.

Now that you have the complete list of tips for sweaty scalp treatment and best products for sweaty scalp, you can start taking care of your right away and beat your sweaty scalp this summer. If you are unsure of how to get started, head towards the L’Oréal Paris hair care section and get answers and products that can help you flaunt stunning hair and healthy scalp.