Shampoo and conditioners keep hair fresh and scalp healthy. My mom used to tell me that the shampoo is for the scalp and the conditioner is for the hair. Generally conditioners keep hair shiny and fit to look at. It gives a rich look as well.
Conditioners come in various types, we have conditioners for the oily scalp, the curly hair, to prevent hair fall, to straighten hair and many more. You have to know your hair type before choose the appropriate conditioner for your hair.
For those of you with straight hair, you just need a simple conditioner that will maintain your hair. You can find this almost at any stores. Use the shampoo first then condition your hair. There are also conditioners that are known as "leave on". These conditioners are not washed off. After washing your hair, you just have to apply a bit on your hair and leave it on. It does not require any rinsing.
If you have curls and need to maintain the curls, there are also conditioners to maintain your curls. They come with a formula that allows your hair to have its original look. This is good as your curls are kept well and your hair is still shiny. You do not have to go to the saloon often to get it done.
For those that have oil scalp, there are conditioners for oily hair as well. These conditioners work extra hard on the hair level so that hair looks and becomes less oily. The conditioner works on the tip of the hair. It prevents oil accumulation on the hair. This however, does not solve your problem. You have to use a shampoo that is for oily hair to tackle any problems with your scalp. Hair can also fall when it is oily. So you can use the "non fall" shampoo and conditioner. The shampoo will work from the scalp and ensure that the scalp reduces the production of oil. Together they work marvels for your hair.
Now for those of you that have colored your hair. You need to have conditioners that are suitable fro this purpose. You can just ask your saloon what type of conditioner is suitable. I am sure they will recommend one that works for your hair. Some just use any conditioners that you can get over the shelves. Look at what you want in the conditioner and choose the best one.
Those of you that are having dandruff problems, you can use the conditioner for dandruff. Dandruff is actually dead scalp sells that get formed because your scalp is to dry or unhealthy. You have to treat this problem because it can lead to your hair getting thinner as well as an itchy scalp. If this problem persists, you need to seek professional help. You can also apply some oil or hair tonic for your hair before giving it a wash. Hair oil is known for reducing dandruff in the eastern cultures. Give it a try, you never know.