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Rachel Scott

As a fashion model for over a decade, Rachel Scott has worked with some of the best hair stylists in the fashion industry and has learned crucial tips in caring for her hair. From her home in NYC, Rachel loves to write, utilizing her blog, rachelontherun.com. She enjoys cooking, reading and thrifting for hidden gems in her spare time.

Looking to switch up your basic, tonal locks without a full on commitment? You may want to give subtle balayage a chance. This style of highlighting applies color to only certain parts of the hair, specifically places where light catches or where color would fade out naturally. [click to continue…]

Ever wondered which hair coloring technique would truly look best on you but all of the options of today seem overwhelming? It seems like every hour a new color, style, or process is discovered and obsessed over, just as your learning about the one popularized before it! Fortunately, we’ve laid out some of the best to help you understand exactly what each technique does and if it will work for you. [click to continue…]

When it comes to infusing your hair with moisture, sometimes natural really is the way to go. Coconut oil is one of the most popular moisturizers for hair and has found its way into a number of products, from treatment masks to detanglers. Rich in fatty acids, coconut oil is prized for its highly moisturizing properties for hair and body.

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Do you ever wish you could forgot your morning shower in favor of a few extra minutes for sleep or a coffee run? Fortunately, there is an incredibly easy way to make hair look amazing without washing, conditioning, and styling it every single day. You can do this with one of the best things since sliced bread: dry shampoo.

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It practically goes without saying that Brigitte Bardot is a pop-culture icon. The French actress, singer, and sex symbol became popular in America in the 1950s and 1960s, and while her style and toothy smile are iconic, it’s perhaps those Bardot bangs that are the most recognizable trait. Lately, tons of celebrities are rocking Bardot bangs either quite literally or in their own interpretation. [click to continue…]

It’s essential to be comfortable in mind, body, and spirit during your yoga practice. The last thing you should have to worry about is your hair! Nothing is worse than the feeling of your hair pulling or falling out all over your face when you’re in downward dog. There are quite a few yoga hairstyles that will help you focus on your practice and give you a feeling of peace, from your toes to your hair! [click to continue…]

Maybe you’ve got the car window rolled down while you’re blowing a big bubble, or maybe your child isn’t used to chewing gum and you suddenly find a messy wad of gum in your hair. It is one of those questions that you never ask until it happens to you: how to get gum out of hair? While you can always cut it out, not all of us want a huge chunk missing from our hair. Instead of trying to rock a new cut that isn’t you, check out these foolproof methods to the age-old problem of getting gum out of your hair. [click to continue…]

Platinum, white, and silvery hair is one of the hottest trends in hairstyles these days. With celebrities sporting the trend in gorgeous weaves, and bloggers and Instagrammers going full-on gray, people are embracing the look head-on. It’s worth noting that black people with white hair carry the trend exceptionally well, thanks to the stunning contrast of tones. However, if you’re very pale with cool skin tones, the look can work for you as well. [click to continue…]

By now, we all know how about the chemicals companies put into our beauty products. But did you know that there are plenty of synthetic chemicals in our shampoos and conditioners, too? While they seem to get the job done, some of us may be looking to reduce our exposure due to personal interest, skin conditions or to improve overall hair health. A popular way to change things up during your shampooing routine is with a sulfate free shampoo. Products without this chemical may be why your hair feels constantly dry and your dye job fades unusually fast. [click to continue…]

Remember when highlighting your hair involved mounds of foil and a heat lamp? Fortunately, the days of this gruesome process no longer exist as the only option. There are many new innovative techniques like hair painting and balayage. While these methods are tried and true, another trend called gloss smudging is paving the way in the realm of hair color ideas. [click to continue…]