The increasing amount of information that is available when comes to our tresses is often a source of confusion for many women and a source of many beauty dilemmas that need to be answered. Discover what is the true answer for some of the problems women face on a regular basis.

It's not uncommon to hear a lot of different conflicting advice when it comes to the best approach for dealing with various hair problems. Whether it is the subject of fixing common hair color mistakes, the best ways to keep hair hydrated and boosting hair shine or dealing with hair frizz, there are very few subjects we can say for sure what are the most effective ways to deal with things. Forming a solid knowledge base can turn out to be a real life saver if its based on accurate information. Check out a few of the biggest sources of confusion as well as the best approaches when it comes to dealing with these problems:

Static hair causes and solutions

During colder seasons when the air becomes drier static hair becomes a real problem. The main cause for this annoying problem is a lack of moisture.

Therefore the best course of action is to make sure we do our best to maintain our tresses well nourished with a few healthy, effective habits: using a gentle moisturizing shampoo and a leave in conditioner, drying your hair with a ionic blow dryer which is less drying for your tresses, applying hairspray and using a boars bristle instead of cheap plastic brushes or using a humidifier to maintain enough moisture in the air are some of the most effective approaches we can use to deal with this problem effectively or to minimize the effects of this unpleasant phenomenon.

Another good idea is to stay away from styling and hair care products that contain alcohol as these have a pronounced drying effect as well.

Split ends trimming and hair growth

Many women are confused when it comes to the correlation between split ends trimming and hair growth. Although the idea that cutting your hair will cause the hair grow faster is a complete hair care myth by getting rid of split ends is an essential step for maintaining the health of our tresses. Despite the fact that the market is flooded with products that claim to repair damaged hair, these products only give the impression of healthy hair by coating the hair cuticle, making it softer and shinier. Unless split ends are trimmed on a regular basis the hair damage continues to expand affecting the overall health of the hair by weakening it and making it more brittle.

Choosing the right hair color

While it's a well known fact that choosing a hair color according to your skin tone is one of the most effective ways to get a satisfying new look but sometimes the perceptions about what looks good on us can vary from one season to another. The reality is that our skin tone often varies from one season to another especially during the summer when we tend to want a subtle tan.

To avoid later dissatisfaction it can be useful to make a selection based on your eye color as it will remain unchanged. In addition to making a change based on your skin tone make sure to think about what hair color will bring out the eyes the most and you will be able to achieve two things at once.

Coping with bad hair days

Many things can cause a bad hair day: dull hair, a bad haircut or dye job, frizz, hat hair or unruly tresses. Quick fixes exist for these problems exist in many cases. For example to tame unruly tresses and fix hat hair two simple solutions are very effective are mousse and headbands. Reapplying mousse on the hair will immediately tame your tresses while a headband will mask some of that unruliness while also perking up your style. In many cases hairdressers are more than willing to to correct a haircut problem even without extra charge. In case of a bad dye job hair color removing products tend to be highly effective. As for dull, lackluster tresses removing excessive product buildup by washing your hair with a clarifying shampoo as well as applying shine serum is a quick and easy fix that can work almost immediately.