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Be the Woman You Want to Be by Elisabeth Wilson, Infinite Ideas

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30. Hair care

Considering you have between 80,000 and 120,000 hairs on your head, it’s little wonder you sometimes experience discipline problems. Here’s how to stay in control.

Hair is a mischievous minx. You shower it with love and affection, exotic lotions and regular outings to the best salon you can afford, and still it laughs in your face.

Hair is composed of three layers. The outside is called the cuticle, and is made up of lots of cells like tiles on a roof. When the tiles lie flat, your hair will be smooth, healthy and look glossy because the light will bounce off the surface. However, when you’ve subjected it to too much brushing, combing, processing, heat and extremes of weather, some of the cells will be damaged. Think of the ...

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