Do you wear a ponytail or braid every day? Do you flat iron or curl your damp hair before running out the door? Do you wash your hair on a daily basis? Although these practices get the job done, they can be very damaging to our hair.
1. Curling/Straightening Wet Hair
Wet hair is more prone to damage than dry hair. The hair becomes more vulnerable, which results in hair breakage. Fun fact: [...]
It's no secret that maintaining long and beautiful hair requires good care. But, I think we can all agree, one of the most frustrating things about having long hair is probably having to constantly deal with knots and tangles! Not only is it time-consuming, but could also be quite painful and damaging.
Use a wide tooth comb
Although it may be tempting to use a brush because it's [...]
Choosing the right hairbrush and using it correctly can make all the difference in achieving your perfect hair look. There are so many different kinds of brushes on the market... but do you know which one to use for what? Are you using the brush that is right for you?
Here's a quick guide on the most popular and widely used hairbrushes:
When To Use A Paddle Hair Brush
Paddle brushes are[...]
Oh, split ends. We're all familiar with them. What causes them? How do we get rid of them? How do we prevent them? Here's a quick blog post on how to keep your hair healthy and split ends-free.
Why do we get split ends?
Split ends are a sign that our hair is not receiving enough nutrients, and thus becomes brittle and dry.
How to get rid of split ends?
Well, our beauties, as much as we[...]
1. Brush your hair before going to sleep
This will help minimize knots and tangles in the morning.
2. Braid your hair loosely
This will help contain your hair when you are turning and tossing at night.
3. Use a silk or satin pillowcase
This material is a lot less rough on the hair than regular pillowcases, reducing the damage to your hair.
4. Avoid using elastic bands
They can [...]
We all wish we could have naturally thick and luscious hair forever, however, thinning hair is a problem many women (and men) face on the regular. There are many reasons why your hair may be thinning, including age, over-processing your hair, stress, using the incorrect products, conditions like Alopecia, and more.
If you find yourself constantly asking, "Why is my hair falling out?" and [...]
Brush Hair From The Bottom Up
Before washing your hair, make sure to brush it out to get rid of any tangles. Always brush your hair from the bottom up, little by little, to avoid any breakage or hair damage.
Raw Coconut Oil
A hair beauty secret weapon: Raw Coconut Oil. This is the superpower hair product! It prevents hair breakage, moisturizes the hair, boosts blood circulation, is very [...]
Winter dandruff is here! And while it’s a normal occurrence during this time of year, it doesn’t mean you can’t prevent it.
The first step to eliminating dandruff is knowing how it all begins.
Typically, dandruff occurs when the scalp’s biological balance is disturbed, and as a result sends the production of naturally occurring scalp fungus, Malassezia globosa, into overdrive. It[...]
A simple bun is the perfect timeless look to rock this holiday season.
Look #1 - Sophisticated Wrap-Around Bun
This first bun is polished & sophisticated - perfect for classy holiday parties or a black tie New Years Eve event.
Soft bristled brush
1 large elastic
5-10 bobby pins
Use a soft bristled brush to smooth down your hair before tying [...]
Oh, how we love those beautiful, flawless, bouncy curls. But you know what's even better? Beautiful, flawless, curly hair that lasts all day.
Today we're sharing our favorite tips and tricks with you on how to curl your hair to make it last all day!
1. Get Your Curls to Stay: Cool Them Down
One of the most effective tricks on how to get your curls to stay is to let the curl cool down [...]