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Some Tips for Your Mid-long Hair Bangs

Some Tips for Your Mid-long Hair Bangs

A Bang also called fringe is a great way which can totally  change your style of looking. That is why more and more girls are fond of keep a good looking long bang, However, when you want to keep a beautiful long bangs, but the bangs is not long enough, and you don’t have spare time to ask your stylist for help, then here comes some tips for you, so that you won’t need to worry about your mid-long hair bangs.

1. Weaving your bangs

When your bangs is of the mid-long status, you can separate your hair bangs based on 2:8 percentage and then weving them into the Scorpions-braids. Scorpion braid is a combination of retro and fashion hair braid, it is nice and romantic. An elegant scorpion braid hairstyle will make you rapidly enhance the temperament, making the whole shape of cute and cool. Then loosen the scorpion-braid with your fingers, so it won’t make your forhead looks so big.

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But if your hair bangs is long enough, then you can directly wrap your braid around on your head and cover your bangs with the braids, make it looks without bangs style.

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2. Princess Style Bangs

If your hair bangs is long enough, you can split them from the middle into two parts and then tie them up on the back of your head, remember to loosen them with your fingers, then your hair won’t looks thin and collapse. Matching with your long hair, you will be the princess.

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3. Middle Part or Side Part Your Bangs

If you are owning a very full hair bangs, you can base on 7:3 percentage separate your bangs, it will allows your bangs full of layering taste.

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If you have a charming chin, then the middle part bang style will be a good choice for you, and make you face do not look so long and more beautiful.

perfect middle part bangs

4. Use the Clips

There is a convenitent way to keep your bangs which is using the clips. But please remember use the hair dryer blow your hair loose first, and clip part of your bangs with the hair, not all of them, only then can keep it look natural fluffy and won’t make you be a housewife look. Of course, there are lots of clips style you can make, sometimes, just cross the clips will make it look different too.
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5. Use a Scarf or Hair Band

Another convenient way to keep the bangs, maybe it is using the scarf or hair band. You can completely surround the bangs with a scarf or hair band, which make you in a Hawaii vacation feeling and you do not need to worry about the bangs will block your sight or not. And there are so many beautiful scarf you can choose, just pick your style.

bangs with scarf or hair band

6. Make Bangs in Semi-tie Bun Style

If you are owning a small forehead and slim face, you can comb your bangs up and tie them into buns on your head entirely, but do not tie too much side hair together, let them decorate the face naturaly.

Bangs in Semi-tie Bun Style

If your forhead is a big one, then leave few layer bangs cover the forehead then tie the other bangs and hair into semi-tie bun style.

Half Bangs in Semi-tie Bun Style

I hope these have help you deal with your mid-long but not long enough bangs. When your bangs is long enough, then you will know everything is worthy.

Good Long bangs looking

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Something About Hair Care

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It is essential for us to take good care of our hair in case that we want it to be healthy and luscious. As for tips of caring for hair, a large amount is available, and many of them can be done by us at home.

1. Tips of Shampooing Hair

It is not suggested that we wash our hair on a daily basis. Washing hair too often can make dry hair drier and oily hair more oily. A frequency of at most every other day works well.

Choosing a right and quality shampoo is also important in hair care. We need to keep several considerations in mind when selecting shampoos.

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First, no shampoo containing sulfates, parabens or alcohol. Both sulfates and alcohol can dry out our hair, while parabens are preservatives that can cause irritation and eye problems if prolonged use.

Second, shampoo suitable for our hair type. Choose a right shampoo according to our hair type.

  • If we have curly or coarse hair, it is of possibility that we need frizz-minimizing and softening shampoo.
  • In case that our hair is straight and oily, a gentle shampoo for daily washing may be right for us.
  • A shampoo with additional extracts or amino acids is designed for colored or treated hair, because this type of hair tends to be drier and more brittle than normal hair.
  • For dry hair, a shampoo with glycerin and collagen that can help moisturize hair is a good option.

2. How To Conditioning Hair

When it comes to conditioning our hair well, conditioning it every time after we shampoo our hair is a good rule of thumb. Just like the tips of choosing a right shampoo, we should also use a conditioner that is right for our hair type and condition our hair well according to our hair type.

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  • In case that we have fine hair, a botanical oil treatment before shampooing is suggested. After shampooing, apply conditioner from the mid-shaft down to the end and keep it for several minutes before rinsing it off. Avoiding the root part can prevent the scalp from getting oily.
  • A moisturizer with natural hydrators and a light conditioner are right for medium to thick hair.

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In addition to conditioning our hair every time after shampooing, a deep condition once a week is also necessary. Deep conditioning our hair, with a store-bought deep conditioner or homemade recipe, benefits our hair a lot, keeping our hair soft, healthy and moisturized.

3. Tips of Caring Hair with Hair Care Products

Hair care products containing too much protein should be used carefully, because our hair have a tendency to be brittle and dry when getting too much protein. For example, using too much frizz-control serum can leave hair looking dull and flaky, while the serum works well in taming frizzes when used properly.

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In addition to caring our hair with hair care products, there is another good way to make our hair look shinier and cleaner, as well as help to treat dandruff. That is to rinse our hair with vinegar before shampooing, twice a year. Blending one part vinegar, usually organic apple cider vinegar, with three parts warm water to make a good mixture. Use it to rinse and then wash our hair normally.

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4. How to Drying Our Hair

Minimize using blow dryer to dry our hair, for the heat may damage our hair easily. Using the lowest-temperature setting if a blow dryer is used. After getting out of the shower, wrap our hair with a cotton towel. Towels made of fabric are rough and can cause frizziness and split ends. Air dry our hair after toweling it dry to some extent.

When our hair is wet, use a wide tooth comb instead of a toothcomb before wet hair tends to be brittle.

Frequency Of Shortening Your Hair

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How often do you cut your hair? When it comes to setting up your schedule of styling your hair, it really makes sense that you can answer the question above, since your frequency of cutting hair has a lot to do with the status of your hair.

How often should you cut your hair? Before answering this question, I want to show you something. Actually, the growth rate of hair is one half inch every four weeks averagely, and it is also possible that it varies from person to person.

To set up your haircut schedule, you should make it clear that which hair look you want to have.

In case that you have long hair and you want it to be long-lasting, regular haircuts are used to keep it healthy and shiny. The longer your hair is, the more fragile it is, since hair becomes “dead” after it grows out from cuticles. Long hair tends to be victims of breakage, split ends, and thin hair, especially in case that you color, highlight, curl or straighten your long hair. By means of regular haircuts, you can keep strong and healthy hair to some extent.

To keep healthy and strong hair, you are suggested to shorten your hair at least every 8 to 12 weeks, or every 6 to 8 weeks if more breakage or split ends. If you would like to have longer hair, let your hair stylist trim your hair a half an inch or less off the ends, or trim more off the ends to keep your hair staying the same length. When thinking about how much hair to cut off, taking hair growth rate into consideration.

For medium length, the same rules are feasible as well. It is also important for you to have your hair cut every 6 to 12 weeks if you have medium length hair and want it to be healthy in appearance. To keep your hair at your preferred length, making a trim every 6 to 8 weeks, while a trim every 6 to 8 weeks can help you grow out healthy and strong hair.

More frequent trimming is needed for fresh short hairstyle. To keep the shape of your short hairstyle fresh, trim your hair every 4 to 8 weeks. Regular haircuts at 6 to 12 week intervals are suggested if you are going to grow your hair out.

For chemically processed hair, more frequent haircuts may be needed since this type of hair is typically more susceptible to breakage, split ends, and dry hair. Over-drying and breakage can be prevented by more frequent hair cuts.

So, what’s the status of your hair and how often should you trim it off?

Stop Getting Puzzled By “So-called” Hair Color Fading Problems

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It seems that hair color fading is something that is unavoidable no matter you have your hair colored by yourself or done at the salon. To slow the process of color fading, our ladies have heard lots of dos and don’ts, but do they all really make sense? You may be surprised to learn that what you have insisted in are partially wrong or totally wrong.

Damaged Hair Accelerates Color Fading

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Do your dyed hair get damaged? Do you take good care of your hair? How often do you flat iron and curl your hair? Do you know that hair color fades rapidly in damaged hair?

Actually, hair color can not hold lastingly on damaged hair. Cuticle of damaged hair does not seal down and hair color can escape through the unsealed cuticle. Hair tends to get damaged if it is over processed.

When your hair gets damaged, what you can do is to stop worsening it and prevent future damage. So you are suggested to consult your hair dresser on your hair products to help prevent future damage.

Hair Color Gets Stripped by Shampoo

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Do you know that your shampoo is stripping your hair color? Since there are lots of sulfates and harsh detergents in shampoos, a lot can be washed off when you are shampooing, including hair color that you have your hair dyed.

You may once hear that hair color fading can be avoided if you choose color safe shampoo. But the fact is that not only the type of shampoo, but also the frequency of your washing hair matters to color fading. No matter what kind of shampoo you use, you will strip your hair color if you wash your hair too often.

Therefore, you are suggested choosing shampoo that is sulfate free and color safe, and stopping washing your hair everyday.

Your Hair Get Faded by Sun Exposure

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Do you realize that the sun is blamed to be one of the biggest culprits that strip off your hair color? Stop being fooled by the saying that effective sunscreen will block UV rays and keep hair from fading.

Actually, even the best sun screen fails to stop color fading from sun exposure completely. In case that you will spend a long time in the sun, bring a hat with you. It will do better in blocking UV rays than simply applying sunscreen. But remember to use hair products that has the function of Ultra Violet protection as well, since it can minimize sun exposure to some extent.

Water Temperature Matters To Hair Color Fading

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It is of possibility that you have heard the saying that rinsing hair in cold water can close cuticle to prevent fading your hair.

Warm to slightly cool water can help achieve your goal, only if you don’t use very hot water that can open your cuticle. Therefore, you don’t need to freeze yourself with cold water.

Deep Conditioning Helps Achieve A lot

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Some people think that deep conditioning treatments should be done at the salon and by professional hair stylists.

In fact, deep conditioning treatments at home are also effective and they are quite cost-effective. To make your hair color last longer, you can do a hair mask with a deep conditioning treatment once a week.

Hair Splitting

It’s summer time. In the hot and fair sun, we can release our passion. But meanwhile, we should protect our delicate skin. Don’t forget to protect our charming hair, either. Experiencing the baking from sun for a long time, hair will be in breakage. One of the obvious symptoms is hair ends split. You and I could admit it’s a fact that hair ends split happens to everyone. And if there are serious split hair ends, it will affect our attractive hairstyles. How to do? More than sitting before a mirror, pick out those split hair ends and cut them down. You should realize that as well as me our hair also need to protect and care.

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In addition, in daily life, other elements can also lead to hair ends split. Such as, using the wrong comb or brush. Never use a brush with metal or plastic bristlesWe can use the natural bristle brush, because those natural bristles can be gentle on our hair and reduce breakage when they are used to smooth our hair. Certainly, we can also utilize the wide-tooth comb. Especially, when we have the wavy or curly hair. To avoid hair tangling, we can use some conditioner over the hair, then use a wide-tooth comb to detangle during hair washing. Wearing the tight rubber elastics could cause hair split. From now on, we could go for nylon ones instead. Over heating drying and styling can cause splitting as well. That refers to too much heating drying and styling. But if the daily blow-dry and heating styling couldn’t leave out. We should do well in protective measures before do that. That means to use moist conditioning spray.
As our natural hair on head, there is constant nutrition to actively repair hair breakage to some degree. It still needs to protect and care. How to treat our human hair extensions or human hair wigs? Of course, we should also protect and care them to have those hair pieces in good quality for a longer time.
It’s the right time.