× Digital News Videos Health & Science Lifestyle Opinion Education Columnists Moi Cabinets Arts & Culture Fact Check Podcasts E-Paper Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman Eve Magazine TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise VAS E-Learning Digger Classified Jobs Games Crosswords Sudoku The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS
menu search
Standard Logo
Home / Hair

Four ways you can solve those bad hair days

 Bad hair days are seasonal and you need a little help getting back on track (Image: Shutterstock)

Not only has COVID-19 shed light on the fact that we should take our hygiene more seriously, but it has also taught us some valuable lessons when it comes to solving some common beauty and hair problems.

Most ladies are used to getting their nails and hair done by specialists but the outbreak of the pandemic has proved that ladies need to be savvier when it comes to taking care of their personal beauty.

Here are four ways to help you solve your bad hair day problems when your hairdresser is flaking on you:

  • Get a wig

This is the number one savior to your bad hair days, a wig. You cannot afford to spend your days in these unpredictable times without a backup plan. Wigs are light on the head and conveniently covers your bad hair.

The best part is that you don’t even have to struggle with washing your hair if you don’t want to. Other than that, your wig will also give you a newer and sleeker look after weeks of braiding your hair or rocking a natural look.

 Hair extensions and wigs have made work so much easier (Image: Shutterstock)
  • Hair extensions

Unlike a wig that could cost you a fortune, extensions are much cheaper and easier to handle. The only thing you will need to stock on is some gel and you are good to go. Unlike wigs that you can get away with the crime of not washing your hair, when it comes to hair extensions you have to wash your hair.

The process of installing a hair extension solely depends on how your natural hair is combed and bundled together. The best part about hair extensions is that you can have a variety of styles from curls, wavy and straight ponies.

  • Invest in scarfs

Another trick to help you hack those bad hair days is scarfs. They are handy and readily available. Currently, scarfs can blend in well with an official look so long as you keep the colours subtle and office friendly.

The best part about having a variety of scarfs is that it can match all the colours of your outfits, furthermore you can tie them in a variety of ways for different days. Besides scarfs will also come in handy during the cold weather, invest already.

 Learn how to tie your scarf in a variety of ways to give your outfits more options (Image: Shutterstock)
  • Shave your hair

When all is lost and you have no card left up your sleeve, go for a haircut. Sometimes all you need is a fresh start to everything. Short hair will not only give you a fresh look but it will help you save tons of money this period with the economy currently pinching our pockets.

The best part about short hair is that you can experiment with a number of styles from colour dyes to mohawks and many more.

Related Topics

Share this story