Tip Tuesday / / Static In the Hair

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Hair Static Solutions

The attraction between charged objects is what we know as ‘static’, it is caused by an imbalance of electrical charges within or on the surface of a material.  Opposites attract and the same will repel. Preventing static: use conditioner to negate the positive charge in hair that causes is to repel against itself try a… Read more »

Tip Tuesday / / Flat Iron Curls

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Tip Tuesday Flat Iron Curls

Curling with the tip of the iron pointed down vs up results in a higher curl with the iron tip up, the curl gets dragged further and has less volume, where when the tip is facing down, the curl starts higher and has more drag toward the bottom. This way creates a more beachy effect… Read more »

Tip Tuesday \ \ Curl Pulling

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Tip Tuesday Curl Pulling

  pulling gently on the curl allows for a longer, more vertical curl a vertical curl looks less formal and more modern curl away from the face and reverse every few rows for a non-uniform look start curl mid way down the strand and walk it down leaving the ends out always use a heat… Read more »

Tip Tuesday \ \ The Art of the Blowdry

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Tip Tuesday

  always point the nozzle of the blowdryer down the hair, going with the grain use the nozzle attachment that comes with the blowdryer, it helps concentrate the air flow never touch the nozzle to your hair/brush when drying, it can burn the hair lift at the roots when drying to create volume, or blow… Read more »

That’s A Wrap

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Nail Wrapping

From a basic french to an elaborate embellishment, nail art is in full swing for 2014.  It can be as easy as getting a Sally Hansen Nail Art Pen to as involved as Gwen Stefani’s Nail Art Kit.  My personal favorite lies right between the two alternatives and that is Nail Wrapping.  Now I know these aren’t a new… Read more »

Day 93: Bed Head Wave Artist

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Its fun to experiment with new tools and today we played around with this fun and versatile 3 barrel Wave Artist Ceramic Deep Waver by Bed Head. Key Features: Tourmaline Ceramic Technology Frizz-free, shiny waves 30-Second Heat-Up High Heat Plate Locking Switch Multiple Heat Settings Initially I tried the Waver on my own hair with the… Read more »

Day 90: Turbo Power Mega Power 4000 Hair Dryer

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Our salon came equipped with these bad boys.  I really like the power I get from the Mega Power 4000 by Turbo Dryer. Key Features: Powerful for professional results, ionic for healthier hair. Only TurboPower’s patented Ionic Technology delivers a professional, superior drying and styling experience. All parts Made in Italy.   I know there’s not… Read more »