Follow these tips before and after playing Holi, your hair will not get damaged!


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Holi, the festival of colours, is approaching. During this period, there is a risk of damage to everything from skin to hair due to the traditional use of colours. To reduce this, efforts are made to play Holi with herbal colours. However, it is important not to rely solely on these colours for safety. In this article, we will discuss how Ayurvedic oils and herbal masks can help prevent hair damage. Steps like detangling, oiling, tying hair, using a mild shampoo, applying hair mask, rinsing with lukewarm water and conditioning are recommended. Additionally, some precautions are important before and after playing Holi. let's explore.

Follow these tips before playing Holi:

Detangle hair and apply oil:

Before going out to play Holi, make sure that your hair is combed. Additionally, applying adequate amounts of Ayurvedic or cold-pressed oils such as coconut oil, almond oil or sesame oil creates a protective layer, reducing the chances of colour damage.

Tie up your hair:

Tying up your hair not only prevents excessive colour build-up but also prevents tangling, which reduces the chances of hair breakage. Enjoy the festivities by securing your hair securely in a bun or ponytail.


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Tips after Holi:

Remove dried colours:

After playing with colours, gently brush your hair to remove the dried colours. Avoid brushing vigorously, as this can cause excessive hair breakage.

Use mild shampoos:

Avoid harsh chemical-based shampoos, as they can potentially damage your hair. Choose a mild shampoo that will help clean your hair without causing additional damage.

Apply hair mask:

Apply a nourishing hair mask for 20-30 minutes before shampooing. Ingredients like curd, amla juice, reetha powder and shikakai powder provide deep conditioning, helping to remove colours effectively.


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Wash with lukewarm water:

According to Ayurveda, hot water can increase dryness in hair. Therefore, use lukewarm or cold water to remove the colour and shampoo from your hair.

Moisturize with conditioner:

After shampooing, use a moisturizing conditioner to keep your hair hydrated and prevent excessive dryness. Choose a conditioner with natural ingredients to provide nourishment from roots to ends.