Monthly Archives: January 2008

A Celebrity Hairstyle Slide Show

If you’re considering a hip new ‘do, sometimes all you need is a tiny bit of inspiration. This video montage features hairstyles on some the most uber-stylish celebrities such as Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce Knowles, Scarlett Johansson, Hillary Duff, Angelina Jolie, Tyra Banks, Iman and more…really, everyone’s on this video. A picture paints a thousand words, a video just does it faster.

Brazilian Keratin Treatment 411

A Brazilian Keratin hair treatment (BKT), also known as “escova progressiva”, is a considerably costly salon procedure that promises to transform frizzy, dull, dry hair into silky smooth, shiny strands that last for up to 4 months. Sound too good to be true? It is. Unless you like wearing a gas mask at the salon.…

Curling Iron Tips from a Pro

It’s 2008 and that crazy-crunchy-curly look of the ’80′s is WAY over. It’s time to update your curling iron techniques to create softer, sexier curls. In this video, celebrity hairstylist Hasblady Guzman transforms air-dried curly hair into a sophisticated up-to-date look with a Hot Tools 2″ Curling Iron and some professional techniques that you can do at…

Ten Healthy Hair Tips

If you’re looking to improve the health of your hair, these ten tips are tops! 1- Never wring your hair with a towel, gently blot instead. 2- Switch your hair dryer to a cooler setting when hair is 60%-70% dry and finish. 3- Remember to deep condition once a week. 4- Use your flat iron on the…

Celeb Style: Kate Walsh

Ok, I’m addicted to Private Practice and it’s definitely because of Kate Walsh. With such stunning looks and a dramatic pop of hair color, she really puts the ravishing in red head. When I look at her hair, I always find myself commenting on how healthy it looks. Vibrant and glossy. It’s hair that simply…

Celeb Style: Kim Kardashian

Craving killer curls like Kim? Crank up a Bed Head Tourmaline Nano-Ceramic Curling Iron. Using a wide 1-1/2″ barrel will allow you to create those long and loose red carpet curls without a trip to the salon. Just remember not to curl your hair all the way up to the top. Instead, start wrapping the…

BaByliss Heatwaves Brushes

Does your hair brush have a unique Ceramic Barrel that changes color when optimum heat temperature is reached? Mine does! Meet the Heatwaves Brushes from Babyliss Pro. These Ceramic round brushes are perfect for smoothing, straightening, curling and adding tons of volume to all hair types with Ceramic Technology and Ionic Nylon Bristles. Yep, Ceramic…

Runway Hair with Kerastase

Need a quick fix? Check out this short video montage of Luigi Murenu’s looks from the fashion runways, representing one of our favorite brands, Kerastase. Some of the hairstyles are sassy and some are quite simple, but all show serious style. -StraightBelle

Celeb Style: Mary J. Blige

Mary J. Blige is pure talent wrapped up in style with a double dose of cool. Her modern chic look is fabulously flattering and really compliments the shape of her face and her unique personal style. One of the most important parts of a look like this is ensuring that the trendy side swept bang stays put, so after styling finish with…