Why You Need a Salt & Sulfate-Free Shampoo after Receiving a Keratin Treatment?

Woman washing the hair with sulfate-free and salt-free shampoo

The Purpose of Sulfates in Hair Shampoos Sulfates are powerful cleansing agents, that are included in hair shampoo formulas to provide better lathering ability. When mixed with water, sulfates effectively lower surface tension in the water, making it easy to wash away oil and dirt from your hair. The most common sulfates in conventional shampoos include SLS … Read more

Introduction to Botox Hair Treatment

Botox treated hair

Right now, there is a new revolutionary hair treatment out on the market that’s been garnering a lot of attention. It’s called Hair Botox, and can actually reverse damage to the hair cortex and hair cuticles while straightening, hydrating, and bringing your hair back to life.The way that Botox procedure can wind back the clock … Read more

Silicone Free Smoothing Shampoos and Conditioners

Woman washing the hair with a smoothing shampoo

Silicones are added to hair products to control frizz and add luster to your hair. Silicone-containing shampoos and conditioners form a waterproof coating around hair shaft which serves to repel humidity and give your hair a smooth, shiny look. However, silicone-containing products give you the temporary illusion of healthy hair. The protective film on the … Read more

How to Maintain your Hair after Japanese Hair Straightening

Thermally reconditioned hair

What is Thermal Reconditioning? Japanese Hair Straightening, which is often called Thermal Reconditioning, has proven to be a great solution for those who want to spend less time in front of a mirror working on their hair. The hair gets straightened using a combination of heat and chemicals, namely ammonium thioglycolate. When you’ve gotten Japanese … Read more

Uses of Shea Butter for Hair

Healthy hair nourished with Shea butter

Shea butter is a solid fatty oil that is extracted from the nuts of the Karite tree which is most common in the western and central regions of Africa. It has been used in beauty regimens since ancient times. This versatile product has gained popularity in the last decade with the increased demand for natural … Read more

Sulfate-Free Clarifying Shampoos

Woman after washing the hair with a clarifying shampoo

Frequent use of styling products can create buildup on the hair over time and make your strands feel sticky, dull, and unmanageable. Clarifying shampoos are designed to deeply cleanse hair and scalp to remove product build-up and residue from using ordinary shampoos and conditioners. Ordinary shampoos are a mixture of surfactants, conditioning agents, and special … Read more

Is a Color-Safe Shampoo Worth the Extra Money?

Hair washed with color-safe shampoo

Hair color is made up of small molecules. Once the color is applied to the hair, a chemical alkalizer in the formulation opens the cuticle layer, which allows the dye molecules to penetrate the cortex and deposit a new color. Following this process, the hair is rinsed with cool water and conditioned, which helps the … Read more

How to Apply Keratin Treatment at Home

Girl after Botox hair treatment

In-salon Keratin treatment is a fairly expensive service, so doing the treatment yourself at home can help you save money. However, to get the desired results you need to wisely select the product and carefully read the instructions included. It would be a good idea to ask for assistance from a friend who is more … Read more

Benefits of Coconut Oil for Hair

Woman applying coconut oil to her hair in the bathroom

Coconut oil is not only good for your health, but it has a multitude of beauty uses for the hair and skin. It can improve the quality of your skin and help maintain your hair health. Coconut oil is a completely natural product, delicious to taste, inexpensive and readily available. It is a truly awesome … Read more