Our tresses need a different hair care regimen depending on each season as the atmospheric conditions affect our hair in several ways. Because the winter season is one of the toughest seasons for our hair we should be prepared to tackle some of the most common hair problems that occur to be able to look fabulous every single time.


The atmospheric conditions often take their toll on our tresses making us feel less than pleased with the way our tresses look and/or feel. Many times the cold season accentuates the problems our hair is predisposed to even more allowing our frustration when it comes to our tresses to reach its peak. Although avoiding all the problems is virtually impossible, adopting a suitable hair care routine can be one of the best strategies you can use to remain gorgeous all year round.

Dry hair is one of the most common hair problems during winter due to the frequent temperature changes. If we add frequent using heat based styling tools to the equation or previous hair damage from the summer months, it can be easy to understand why your locks might look so dull. If dry hair is one of the problems you tend to have during winter investing in a high quality rich conditioner is an absolute must. If you also suffer from cold induced frizz, then opting for silicone based products to tame your tresses is highly recommended.

If you also have dandruff problems during this season it is important to choose not only a shampoo that has zinc pyrithione, which is the main ingredient in anti dandruff shampoos but also a conditioner that contains the same ingredient for maximum efficacy. Hair products that contain ammonium lauryl sulfate and tea tree oil should be avoided if you are trying to solve the problem of dryness as they can exacerbate dryness even more.

Homemade hair treatments such as natural hair masks are a good choice. Hot oil treatments can be effective as well however if you get the temperature wrong there's a high chance of getting scalp injuries which can aggravate a hair thinning problem that is more common during colder seasons.


Limp locks are a quite frequent problem during the holiday season, especially for those who have to deal fine hair. When your locks seem to have lost the last track of volume there are several solutions you can try. If you are thinking about making a style change now is the best time to do it because, if you make the right choice you might be able to create oomph effortlessly. Layered hairstyles are always a good choice and adding highlights and lowlights is another idea that can work well.


On the other hand if you don't want a hairstyle change a volumizing hairspray can be a great tool to customize your look the way you want to. Make sure to distribute the hairspray evenly to get a natural effect.

Hat hair is another unpleasant problem that can be quite unpleasant to deal with. While a tousled look that appears to be purposely disheveled can be alluring for those who want a more traditional look need to choose the right styling products to be able to get the desired look. Texturizing pastes can be a good choice to get the desired look, although they might need to be reapplied to get the best results. Caring a texturizing paste with you is the best way to control your look.

Another simple tip to minimize the dreaded hat hair effect is to make sure that your hair is completely dry and cooled of before putting the hat on. If you do not wait long enough the hair will tend to lose it shape a lot faster.


In addition, to reactivate some of the styling products you used before putting the hat on, a touch of water can work extremely well. Wetting your hands and creating the desired style is one of the simplest ways to use this idea.