How your diet can affect your hair | Avalanche Salon and Spa Collegeville

How Your Diet can Affect Your Hair

Who doesn’t want full, shiny, and healthy hair?  People are always trying the latest supplement or trends for hair growth but the secret to your dream hair starts with your diet.  Your hair needs essential vitamins and nutrients to be healthy, and healthy hair grows faster!  The vitamins and nutrients include: Protein: provides keratin to…

Hair Care Collegeville | Avalanche Salon & Spa

Wedding Hair Questions

Wedding season is on its way and we want to go over some of the common questions we get about upstyling for your big day! How can I be sure that I’m on the same page as my service provider? Your consultation is a key component to a successful upstyling experience and shouldn’t be taken…

curly hair | avalanche salon and spa

Cutting Your Curls

Curly hair – some embrace it while others straighten it to tame the frizz. If you don’t have curly hair, you likely envy those that do. If you do have curly hair it’s likely that at some point in your life you didn’t want it! Curly hair can be difficult to manage with the right…

Flaky Scalp | Avalanche Salon and Spa

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 Breakage and Split Ends | Avalanche Salon

What Causes Breakage and Split Ends

How can you prevent breakage? Let’s take a look at some of the most common ways hair breakage occurs! Brushing The way you brush your hair and the brush you use is the most common ways to cause stress and breakage to your hair. Choose a wide-toothed comb, start from the ends, moving up as…

Growing out a Pixie Cut | Avalanche Salon and Spa

Tips to Growing Out a Pixie Cut

Changing your hair is so easy – you can cut it off, dye it, curl it, and do so much more. There is, however, one hair style that’s hard to come back from: the pixie cut. The growing out process for a pixie cut is tough, we understand the struggle! Just remember, it will grow…

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Tips for Healthy Winter Hair

Winter is a time for dry, static, and damaged hair, but there are several ways to keep your hair healthy this winter. Help prevent winter damage and keep your healthy all winter long with these tips. Shampoo Less – it’s no secret that you shouldn’t be shampooing your hair every day as shampoo strips your…

Exfoliating | Avalanche Salon and Spa

Home Remedies for Exfoliating

Not only are do-it-yourself exfoliators cheaper than store bought ones, but they are also free of harmful ingredients that are regularly found in exfoliators. Polyethylene, also referred to as PEGS, makes up the small plastic beads that are found in face scrubs and body washes. Polyethylene is contaminated with a chemical that is considered a…