Tag Archive for hair care

Why Conditioner is a Curl's BFF

Liz (a curl diva!) from Expert Village explains the importance of deep conditioning curly hair and emphasizes using hair treatments to keep those curls full of bounce and shine. Just remember: Happy curls are healthy curls, so always use a leave-in conditioner. I use one every day (really!) and my curls love it. You can click on this…

Modern Curls with Kerastase Oleo Curl

Stylist Tommy Buckett discusses the latest celebrity hairstyling trend: Long, loose curls. He’ll also discuss three different types of curls and introduce you to the Kerastase Oleo-Curl product line. If you have curls, you’ll love Kerastase – it’s one of my favorites for managing curly locks! For styling tips on creating these curls, check out…

Hair Loss and Women

Before menopause, about 13 percent of women experience hair thinning. After menopause, reporting of the problem from women increases to about 37 percent. A common type of hair loss in women is androgenetic alopecia, which is related to hormone levels in the body. There’s a large genetic predisposition, which may be inherited from the father…

Parched Hair? Try Terax Miele Shampoo

When your hair is dry it’s particularly fragile and weak. It’s also trying to tell you that it lacks essential moisture and nutrition and that it’s going to make you look bad until you give it what it needs. Yep, hair has a funny way of getting what it wants or you’ll suffer the consequences.…

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…

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

Frizzy Hair Tip

Are you plagued by the frizzies? Try Aloe Vera! Squeeze a little gel out from one of the leaves and apply to your palms. Then rub your hands together and run them through your hair, especially the ends. Nice and smooth… and frizz-free. It’s the plant that keeps on giving. P.S. Aloe Vera Gel from the drugstore works too, it’s a tiny…

Winter Hair Needs Special Care

You make time for brunch with friends and for date night, so why not get in the habit of scheduling time for a hair treatment? Hair is especially fragile when the weather is colder. Between the super hot showers and the harsh winter weather your hair is prone to static and damage constantly. Good thing…

Zero Calorie Fudge

Change your hair as often as you like and always be in style with Fudge Putty Medium Hold Styling Clay. Simply style your hair one way for day and then without shampooing, create a new style for the evening. How easy is that? Short styles are so versatile, and this putty makes it a breeze…

My Color-Treated Hair is Dull!

Question: I have dry, color-treated hair that looks dull. What products will work for me to make my hair look healthy and keep the color looking good? I don’t want my color to oxidize, it cost me a lot! – Karen via email Answer: As you know, dry hair that is also color treated needs…