Published by Alvin on 04 Dec 2014

Shampoos for Great Hair: St. Ives Extra Shine

St. Ives Extra Shine Raspberry and Jojoba – The combination of raspberry extracts and jojoba would definitely make your hair happy for they add shine and a long-lasting scent. Their shampoo and conditioner will leave your hair revitalized and full of shine. The complete collection of St. Ives hair care products contain nurturing vitamins and herbal complex to make your hair in its most beautiful form.

That’s it for this month’s set of shampoos for great hair. Don’t take our word for it. Best to try out which shampoo is appropriate for your hair and scalp!

Published by Alvin on 27 Nov 2014

Shampoos for Great Hair: Clairol Herbal Essences

Every girl craves for lustrous, silky hair. Men go for it, too! The trick here is to look for shampoos that are compatible with your hair’s texture. Some shampoos have rich, creamy formulations, that contribute to dry, itchy, and flaky scalp. I’ve listed the top shampoos most women use to achieve uber- gorgeous mane.

Clairol Herbal Essences – These products come from different variants. If you have fine, limp hair, try using the Clairol Body Envy Collection to add volume to your hair. The complete hair care set is infused with nectarine and pink coral flower. If your locks are prone to breakage and hair fall, there’s the Break’s Over Collection. Its formulation gives strength to weak hair and prevents further damage. Keep color-treated hair healthy and radiant by lathering it with the Color Me Happy hair care system. For a sleek, straight mane, use the Dangerously Straight Collection. It keeps your hair pin-straight even in high humidity.

Published by Alvin on 20 Nov 2014

Great Hair

e8.jpgPeople, nowadays are aware mostly when we are talking about hair. If we want to have a healthy and well-nourished hair we must follow some hair care tips that hair experts advises:

• Brush your hair regularly before you go to bed every night.
• Drink two glasses of milk everyday.
• Restrict blow drying or ironing your hair.
• Avoid using dyes and other hair colored products.
• Trim your hair once in 7weeks to avoid split ends.

Published by Alvin on 13 Nov 2014

Hair Coloring Dos and Don’ts (part 1)

Girls just can’t resist experimenting with their tresses. I’m guilty of the deed because I just got my hair dyed two weeks ago. It wasn’t the first time I tried it, but it pretty scared me of how “bad” I’ll look like in case I don’t get things right.

First things first, choose hair coloring products which are tried and tested. Don’t attempt to give your virgin mane cheap products (those that cost way too low for you to believe) as these might just destroy your hair. Trust me, I’ve been there. I had to steer clear from coloring products for three years, until I’ve had my smooth black-brown hair back.

Published by Alvin on 05 Nov 2014

Gorgeous ‘Dos For the Beautiful You – Layers (part 2)

If you’re the type who go for layers, good for you! Angled layers add movement to weighed-down mane. This is one of my favorite styles! I’m a sucker for the tousled, just-got-out-of-bed look. You may use Velcro rollers to achieve this. For soft curls that look natural, scrunch the Velcro balls into your hair while blow-drying. To avoid tangles, don’t sleep on them or coil hair more than twice.

The beauty of layers is that they give body to your hair. Your styling time could take up to 30 minutes. You could flip your hair from one side to the other while blow-drying. This will add fullness to your mane. Use a jumbo round brush to direct the layers toward the face. You can pull it back or up, or blow the layers back or under.

Published by Alvin on 29 Oct 2014

Summer Hair

e1.jpgEvery summer, we hit off the beach or the pool. And this may cause hair damage because of the chlorine in the pool or the salty water. To prevent from serious damage, always rinse your hair after swimming. The chlorine will not only dry out your hair but it will dull your color as well.

Published by Kitch on 22 Oct 2014

Pastel Hair Color

 

2013 is the time to make a big bold statement, and what better way to do that than to dye your hair a pastel color. Yes, you read that right, pastel color on hair is the newest trend! It is unnatural and maybe it looks a lot more like a cupcake or candy but it sure is cute. Getting your hair turned pastel is easier than you think, especially if you already have light hair to begin with. Here’s what you need to turn your locks into pastel.

30 Volume developer

Bleach, liquid or powder

Color dye, choose the color you want the most

Hair Toner

Mixing bowl, gloves and hair color applicator

Bleach you hair and remember to follow directions carefully since bleach is strong and can ruin your hair. Use a toner right after you bleach. Apply the hair dye for 30 minutes and then condition. If you want it done the correct way, go to a salon since they have the right tools and knowledge on how to make it work.

Published by Alvin on 15 Oct 2014

Conditioning Your Hair – Properly!

haircareAs the adage goes, not everything is created equal and so does hair care products. most are merely a concoction of oils and extracts that works for sometime, till it dries up leaving hair more damaged and dry. Conditioners are meant to protect the individual hair strands, coating them with natural products and even keratin derivatives that mimic’s the hair’s own composition. researchers have found that most of the conditioners on the market today simply have too large a molecules to effectively fill in the gaps in hair that they simply lie in clumps all over the place. Continue Reading »

Published by Alvin on 08 Oct 2014

Tips – Doing your hair for a special Occasion

A few common things to keep in mind while doing your hair for a special occasion:

1. SET THE STAGE
If your hair is too silky (overly conditioned) or slick (oily) it won’t be able to hold a curl and/or stay in place once you style it. But if, on the other hand, it is “squeaky” clean, it won’t have enough natural oils to help prevent frizz and to make it pliable enough for lasting curls and other styles. To help create hair that is clean yet conditioned, the night before ? shampoo with Aloe Rid gentle clarifying shampoo, which frees hair from the dirt, excess sebum, and styling product residue that can make it look and feel lifeless and limp?without stripping. Follow up with Headress? weightless leave-in conditioner, which adds the weightless body, moisture and bounce crucial to any special occasion style.

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Published by Alvin on 01 Oct 2014

Choosing Your Stylist or Barber

I know a few guys who have stuck with one barber for most of their adult lives. Why? They usually stick with the one who already knows the ins and outs of his hairstyle and hair needs. Switching barbers or stylists everytime would tend to make it difficult to take care of hair. But if you have someone you know and trust, you don’t even have to tell him or her what style you want. You just sit on the chair, and he can do his magic.

At least that is the case if you’d rather stick to one style. If you’re the experimenting kind, then of course you can go ahead with different stylists.

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