April 23, 2013 03:00 ET

Hair Care Ingredients, Effective Products and Treatments for Every Hair Type -- Presented by

SACRAMENTO, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 23, 2013) - Finding the right hair care products can involve a lot of trial and error -- especially since every person's hair type is unique and requires special attention to ingredients. How can people find their most effective hair care regimen without wasting time and money? The latest article by Hair Care Guide to Products and Treatments: Understanding the Top 9 Ingredients discusses what to look for and how to choose ingredients in hair products to help streamline any hair care routine.

The first step to achieving healthy hair is determining hair type. Is hair thick, thin, curly or straight? Why does this matter in choosing an effective product? To find out, visit or click

Silicones are common ingredients in many hair care products, but many people don't realize the variety of silicones available in different products. Which types of silicones are water-soluble and which aren't -- and why does this make a difference in hair care? How do silicones work to moisturize hair and protect it from damage? To find out, visit or click

It may seem counterintuitive, but using oils on hair can give it a much-needed shine. What types of oils are ideal for each hair type? Should oily hair types avoid ingredients like coconut, Moroccan and jojoba oils? To find out, visit or visit

Natural ingredients can provide a much-needed boost to any hair type, with options including antioxidants, tea tree oil and shea butter. Which botanical extracts include antioxidants? What are the benefits of skin-soothing shea butter, particularly for dry, coarse hair? To find out, visit or visit

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