Everything You Need to Know About Bridal Hair Prep – Timeline Included
Your hair is literally going to be your crowning glory on your wedding day. Whether you’re opting for an up-do or for cascading waves to frame your perfectly made-up face, one thing is for sure – your precious locks need to be in fabulous condition so you can have the wedding hairstyle you’ve always desired.
Tackle scalp disorders to improve hair health pronto
If you’ve been plagued by scalp problems like scalp oiliness, dryness or sensitivity for ages, you should be heading to the hair experts for a lasting solution right away – this is no time to be experimenting with products that can sometimes worsen the problem. Scalp disorders when left untreated can result in nagging problems like hair loss or thinning. Plus, you don’t want your scalp to be flaking or itching badly on your big day.
A scalp treatment like the new H2 Advance Scalp Repair Treatment uses hydrogen care cell purification to target disorders like at the cellular level. It leaves scalp refreshed, rebalanced and better able to support healthy hair.
When: At least 3-6 months before the wedding for best, lasting results
Plan early for hair growth treatments
If you’re facing excessive hair fall or thinning, all is not lost. Speak to your wedding hairstylist about hairdos that create the illusion of fullness, or experiment with accessories that can distract the eye from the problem. Alternatively, invest in a hair regrowth treatment like MIRACLE STEM CELL SOLUTION (MSCS). Backed by cutting-edge stem cell science, the treatment reactivates dormant follicle stem cells, aiding their self-regeneration to revive hair follicles, restore healthy hair growth cycles and support robust hair regrowth.
When: Nine to 12 months for a lush mane on the big day
Get regular trims – and a good haircut
Even if you’re growing your hair out, it’s important to get the ends trimmed regularly, or you may end up with dry, thin, brittle tips – not a good look. Pre-wedding is typically not a good time for drastic hairstyle changes but if you’re planning to get a new do, plan the haircut for at least one month before the wedding, so that there’s some time to grow out elements that you don’t exactly like.
When: One month
Exfoliate and deep-condition every week
Just like how regular facials are mandatory if you want to get the glow on, stimulate shiny locks at home with a weekly hair mask to deeply nourish and rehydrate tired tresses. It’s also important to exfoliate the scalp once a week in order to get rid of follicle-clogging impurities that can impair healthy hair growth. Try ADV Elixir and any ADV Hair Mask to add some oomph to your locks. If you suffer from sensitive scalp, the ADV Soothe Moisture Scalp Mask is a unique product that conditions the scalp, calms irritation and prevents inflammation and flare-ups.
When: One to three months for best results
Get the Basics Right
Our mantra for brides-to-be: Double Cleanse, Moisturise and Treat. Every day, make sure to take good care of your scalp and hair with a solid regime, especially during the stressful months of wedding planning. The FEM Fortify Regime treats and prevents mild hair loss by controlling hair fall, strengthening hair follicles and providing vital nutrients for hair health. Use daily for perfect scalp health and happy, beautiful hair.
When: One to three months