It’s that time of year again! Although winter may still be in full force and flowers are not yet in bloom, love is starting to creep around the door. Okay, enough with the mushy stuff! Let’s get real: February is the time of year when shopping markets and department stores are filled with candies, gifts and constant reminders that it’s time to treat the special one in your life right!
From a special night out or even a relaxing time at home, when you have someone you want to impress it’s important that you look and feel your best.
Not sure on where to start? To help you prepare and give you a boost of confidence, we gathered some of our favorite date night hairstyles for men and women with thin hair. Keep in mind, whether you have someone special to cuddle up next to or not, February is a great time of year to revamp and update your look and style!
Before we get started, let’s look at some of the best tips for styling thinning hair and how to deal with hair loss.
Thin Hair Styling Tips
Before washing, detangle hair with a wide tooth comb or brush. Fine hair tends to be tangly when wet, so it’s best to start off the washing process with hair that is combed through and smooth.
When washing, focus on the scalp first before moving to the ends of the hair. The scalp tends to have the most build up, so it’s important to remove oils from this area first. As you wash and condition be sure to use the pads of hands and not scrub with finger nails, this can cause damage to the scalp for those who have fine, thin hair. Lastly, although hot showers feel amazing, we suggest showering in a mild- cool temperature to help increase shine and minimize hair loss.
When styling, avoid using products that contain heavy oils to help keep hair light and breezy. Texturizers like Toppik Root Volumizing Spray are great to use to give fine, thin hair added body and volume. Hair tools like curling irons, crimping irons or flat irons are also a great way to create the appearance of fuller hair.
Hair Loss Tips
Dealing with hair loss can be difficult to endure in any situation but even more so when hair is already fine and thin. Whether it’s from hormonal changes or medical issues, it’s important to have the right tools in place to deal with the challenges that come with hair loss.
Here are some tips to help manage and prevent hair loss:
- Maintain a healthy lifestyle by nurturing your body with supplements that contain vitamin B, calcium, and zinc and by eating foods that are high in protein while also drinking an adequate amount of water.
- Take care of your hair by keeping it clean and using products that are not harsh and damaging.
- Avoid harsh hair styles, such as pulling it back too tight or using the wrong brush.
Now that you have the styling tips that you need, let’s look at our favorite date night hairstyles for men and women with fine, thin or thinning hair.
Best Hairstyles for Women
When styling hair that is fine or thinning, the appearance of thickness or volume is usually the desired look that one wants to achieve. Here are some of the best looks to give yourself the appearance of fuller hair just in time for date night.
Pumped up Ponytails
Sexy Loose Waves
Best Hairstyles for Men with Thin Hair
For men with thinning hair, the best styles that will give you confidence when you’re spending time with the one you admire are looks that compliment your features. Try working with the hair that you have to accomplish one of these styles.
Messy Side Part
Long Slick Back with matching Beard
Date Looks Perfected
Once you’ve selected the perfect look give your hair some added definition and volume with these products.
Toppik Hair Building Fibers
These Keratin Hair Fibers are a quick and easy way to create a volumized look without even using a brush! Fuller, thicker-looking hair is easily attainable by spraying or shaking the Hair Fibers into any thinning areas.
If you don’t want to risk damaging hair that is already frail and fine by teasing it for volume, this colored spray is a great alternative. Specifically designed to conceal and hide areas of thinning hair and scalp show through, once sprayed into the hair, an instantly volumized look is created.
Toppik Root Volumizing Spray
Using a product like Root Volumizing Spray will help you create instant volume! Simply spray into the roots of dry hair for lift and added fullness.
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