We all know that feeling…when the hair you spent ages styling and looked so great on Day One, suddenly goes flat and lifeless. Or, when your naturally styled hair ends up with more volume through the lengths and ends than the roots, that is not a good look, either. Well, one kind of product, hair volume powders, promises to do just that. But, what are they, how do you use them, and which ones are better? Read on to find out. [click to continue…]
Thick, shiny hair is the dream, right? But, for those of us not currently blessed with the bouncing volume we might want, how can we help encourage healthy hair growth? Previously, the advice was to simply style hair for the appearance of thickness. Now, there is a new tool that may be the answer to more abundant locks: the scalp massager. So, what are the best scalp massagers for hair growth? Read on for more information. [click to continue…]
Whether your hair is naturally light, or even if it’s darker brown or black, summer is often a time when our natural shade alters subtly, thanks to the sun’s rays. The results can mean anything from slightly lighter roots or ends to some natural highlights. But, rather than waiting around for the sun, salt and chlorine to get the job done for us (and potentially drying out your hair in the process), what can we do to replicate the results without jetting off on vacation every few weeks? Read on to try some natural hair lighteners! [click to continue…]
Instagram and magazines may be full of images of hair that’s thick and voluminous, but, for many of us, the reality is hair that’s, well, a little less than full-bodied. Genetics, styling and even postpartum hair loss can leave us with locks that are less bouncy and more on the fine side. So, what can we do to get thicker hair naturally for glossy, full locks? Read on to find out. [click to continue…]
Glossy, shiny hair — that’s pretty much the dream, right? There are some claims made about collagen for hair, a protein that the body uses to build skin, tendons and ligaments. But, how true are those claims? And if collagen really is the answer to great hair, which products should we be using? Keep reading to find out. [click to continue…]
Whether your hairbrush is round, paddle, bristle or boar hair, it can end up collecting spare strands, dead skin, product build-up and oil. Bristles can become a breeding ground for bacteria or yeast, leading to potential scalp issues and lank locks. Read on to learn some tips and steps on how to clean a hairbrush.
While freshly-bleached hair can make us look and feel brighter and shinier, unfortunately, the frizz, dryness and damage that goes along with coloring hair can have the opposite effect. Keep reading to find out which 10 products could help save your frazzled tresses. [click to continue…]