By Tiffani Douglas
We know that nutritionally dense foods are great for our overall health, but did you know that superfoods are also great for your curls? Superfoods, or nutrient-rich foods that are super good for you, are chock full of vitamins and minerals that not only keep your body healthy, but also keep your curls poppin’ and rockin’!
Curly hair needs lots of love and nourishment on the regular, and adding superfoods to your hair care regimen can do for your hair what it does for your body – make it uber healthy and sexy! Read on to learn more about superfood hair care regimens and organic hair products that give your hair the nutrient boost it needs.
Sea Kelp & Cucumber Conditioning Treatment
If you want super healthy hair, Sea Kelp & Cucumber Hair Mask should be a staple in your hair care regimen. Sea kelp is a natural source of vitamins and minerals and the iodine in sea kelp fights dandruff, promotes hair growth and aids in healing the scalp. Sea kelp also hydrates curls and helps to prevent hair loss and thinning.
As if this superfood combo couldn’t get any better, we throw cucumber in the mix. Cucumber juice is rich in minerals, natural silicon, sulfur and Vitamin C, which is great for your hair’s overall health. It prevents breakage, promotes healthy hair growth, and makes your hair silky smooth and shiny.
- Fights dandruff
- Prevents breakage, hair loss and thinning
- Makes hair smooth and shiny
Green Tea Rinse Treatment
For strong healthy hair that shines, green tea treatments are the ish! Packed with antioxidants and caffeine, green tea stimulates hair growth, hydrates, and seals in moisture. It contains natural Vitamin C that protects your hair and scalp from harmful UV rays, and Vitamin B, which helps to strengthen the hair follicles and soften your hair.
Green Tea is an excellent source of panthenol, a good alcohol that is a provitamin of B5, which moisturizes the hair. It also contains amino acids called theanine, which together with panthenol strengthens the hair shaft and prevents split ends.
To enjoy the benefits of all this green tea goodness, apply a Green Tea Hair Rinse after cleansing to restore your hair’s pH and seal in moisture.
- Strengthens hair and hair follicles
- Stimulates hair growth
- Prevents split ends
Bamboo Protein Conditioning Treatment
For thin hair that is often weighed down by product build-up and other pollutants, bamboo is the bam-bomb for strengthening and clarifying your hair and scalp! Bamboo is a super-rich source of organic silica, which has a potent effect on hair growth. It works to naturally thicken your hair from root to tip, improves moisture and increases elasticity. Thicken weak, frail hair and get your bamboo on with CURLS’ Bamboo Protein Treatment.
- Strengthens hair
- Thickens hair from root to tip
- Improves moisture and elasticity
- Removes product buildup and pollutants