Add Body and Volume to Flat Hair with these 7 Easy Tips

By:Vasudha Bhat, Onlymyhealth Editorial Team,Date:Mar 07, 2015

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Products for thick and voluminous hair can be the most common remedy for all of us. However, with help of a few hair care tricks and tips you can save yourself a lot of time and money and have healthy hair without any side-effects. Here are some them listed for you.
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    Add Health to your Hair

    Thick, long and bouncy hair is a dream come true for almost all of us. Not only does it give you a healthier look but it also takes away several years from your face. Having those hair care products in your closet can surely give you the desired hair texture but with some useful hair care tips and tricks you can save yourself a lot of time and money. Try them all to know which one works the best for you. So, get started and pump in some volume in your flat hair.

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    Do not Over Wash

    Many people feel their hair becomes greasy too quickly. Hence, they wash it often. However, over washing your hair can strip them of essential oils which are needed to maintain their health.

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    Pick the Correct Shampoo

    Each time you pick a shampoo and conditioner, go for the ones which are volumizing. You will find lightweight polymer-agents in these shampoos which limit product build-up that is responsible for hair to weigh down.

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    Use Baking Soda

    At least once a week, you must wash your hair with baking soda. Make a mixture by adding three parts of water with 1 part of baking soda. Let it remain on your hair for at least 15-20 minutes, depending on the length of your hair. Rinse it off with water.

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    Dry Hair in Upside Down Direction

    To let your hair bounce, dry it upside down while lifting them away from the scalp. Apply a light hairspray and flip your head again.

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    Scrunch your Hair

    This can be an effective way to add volume to your limp hair. Mix three teaspoonfuls of sea salt and add 1 cupful of water in a spray bottle. Spray the mixture onto your hair and scrunch.

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    Change your Parting

    When you switch the way you part your hair, it can give an instant lift to your hair. Avoid your hair getting used to the same old parting. Changing the parting will keep the roots on toes and lift them up.

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    Get a Layered Cut

    Irrespective of the length of your hair, you must get a layered cut. This will add volume to your hair instantly that too without any daily hustles. If you have fine hair, go for soft layers at the chin and if you have medium to thick hair, opt for choppy layers all over.

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