It sounds like your hair is lacking moisture and elasticity. Good nutrition and scalp circulation are vital to healthy hair as is using professional grade products that are pH balanced for your hair. Yes, they are more expensive but they are also more concentrated, thereby lasting you longer. Invest in products that will bring hydration and elasticity back to your hair. Get your hair trimmed regularly (every 6 weeks) in order to remove your split ends. As long as your ends are split, you will be unable to grow any length because they will always break off. Products we love to help you along: http://shopaks.com/products/aks-volumizing-shampoo for a lightweight, hydrating and volumizing hair cleanse. To increase hair vitality and strength, use this amazing hair and nail vitamin: http://shopaks.com/products/phytophanere-for-hair-nails. The vitamins take 3 months to show their effects but the effects are long lasting. Compound the effects by treating your scalp with Phytocyane Densifying Treatment.
Here at Salon AKS we have a treatments by Loreal and Milbon. These treatments work wonders to help restore both moisture and elasticity to the hair and are used primarily by those who do not want to cut a significant amount of their hair off but need it to be healthy again. These in-salon treatments are professionally formulated for a customized, individually prescriptive experience. Please call 212-888-0707 for the next available appointment.