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Don’t Flake

Temperatures have dropped, winter is here. Hopefully any snowflakes you see this winter are outside and not on your shoulders! Dandruff and/or dry scalp are the two primary causes of flakes appearing in your hair. With a dry scalp, your skin is dry and irritated, causing it to flake off. Dandruff is the opposite; the…

Hair Care Tips for Men

For some men hair care is a tedious task, but it really does not have to be. Here are a few things you can do to make your hair look great for the fall season. Pat dry your hair. When your hair is wet and you forcefully rub a towel through it, you may actually…

Got Heat Damaged Hair?

Nowadays, it is exceedingly common to use heat to style your hair by straightening, curling, crimping, etc. This makes hair look great, but it can put you at an increased risk of damage. Signs of heat damage: Increased splitting and breaking of the hair Hair feels dry and dull Loss of natural hair texture Why…

Tame the Frizz!

Has your hair become noticeably more frizzy lately? It’s likely because of all the humidity we’ve seen. But don’t worry we are here to help! Your hair is intricate because it is made up of three layers and thousands of cells. The reason frizz occurs is because the outer layer of your hair, also known…

How Often Should You Wash Your Hair?

How often should you wash your hair? It’s an age old question that has a different answer for everyone! Your hair gets oily because glands in your skin produce an oily substance called sebum. It’s what moistens your hair to keep it from drying out. Interestingly enough, this is the same reason your face gets…

Dry Cutting – Would You Do It?

Have you ever considered getting your hair cut while it’s dry? Cutting your hair BEFORE the shampoo may have some great benefits! Cutting dry hair lets a stylist see the shape of the hair as it’s being cut, instead of the surprise waiting when they blow dry it. Unfortunately, cutting hair wet doesn’t allow you…