What is Body Wave Perm?

Smiling young girl with body wave perm

By Anuji Gunasekara, Cosmetic Chemist/Formulation Chemist When you hear “perm,” it’s anything but difficult to think about the creased, pleated bushy perm of the 80s. Fortunately, innovation has far outperformed that. The perms are making a loosen up- comeback. Today, perms can be adjusted to give you precisely the sort of wave you need, whether … Read more

Best Shampoos for Synthetic Wigs

Girl wearing synthetic wig

Regular washing is vital to ensure that your synthetic wig looks fabulous and keeps its bounce and sheen. Synthetic hair differs in important ways from natural hair and therefore requires a different care regimen. Unlike human scalps, a wig does not produce natural oils, so there is no need to wash it as much as … Read more

Aloe Vera Shampoo for Dry Scalp and Hair

Aloe vera is a desert succulent plant native to tropical areas of the world, and people have been using it for health and beauty purposes for more than 1000 years. It contains 75 nourishing compounds, including amino acids, vitamins, minerals, fatty acids, enzymes, sugars, and plant steroids. The high content of beneficial nutrients makes this … Read more

Hair Smoothing Treatments You Can Do at Home

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Unlike traditional keratin straightening treatments for curly, frizzy, and unmanageable tresses, hair smoothing treatments are, in most cases, free of formaldehyde and other harmful chemicals. Instead, these frizz-fighting treatments use amino acids, collagen, hair oils, botanical extracts, and heat to repair and smooth out your hair. After research found that Brazilian Blowout smoothing products contained … Read more

Keratin Hair Treatments with Collagen

Keratin and collagen treated hair

Collagen and keratin are types of fibrous proteins that play a vital role in the structure of our hair. Collagen: Collagen is the main structural protein in the body that helps hold the body’s tissues together. This protein is also responsible for maintaining healthy hair and skin. However, the body’s collagen production decreases as we … Read more

Modern Hair Dryers for Frizzy Hair

If you’re still using your old hair dryer, you might find that it takes forever to get your blowout and your hair often turns out dry and frizzy. Low-quality blow-dryers, especially those with metallic heating parts, can get too hot and leave your hair overly frazzled. These hair dryers disperse positive ions, which cause your … Read more

Care and Maintenance of Hair Botox Treatments

Hair Botox treated hair

Botox for Hair is a blend of essential nutrients such as proteins, amino acids, collagen, caviar oil, vitamins, and antioxidants that are used to revive damaged, lifeless, and frizzy hair. The product has the capability to penetrate the cuticle to restore lost keratin and provide your hair with all of the nutrients that have been … Read more