Shampoos that Gradually Lighten Hair

Contents: What is a Hair Lightening Shampoo? What are the Benefits of Hair Lightening Shampoo? Best Lightening Shampoos  Lightening Shampoo for Dark Hair Common Ingredients in Lightening Shampoos How to Use a Shampoo to Lighten Hair? Hair Lightening Conditioners   What is a Hair Lightening Shampoo? A lightening shampoo is designed to gradually lighten natural, colored, … Read more

How to Protect Your Hair from Pool Chlorine

The Effects of Chlorine on Your Hair Chlorine is a chemical disinfectant used to prevent the growth of pathogenic microorganisms in swimming pools. While keeping swimming pools clean and safe, pool chlorine also has a harsh effect on swimmers’ hair. Negative effects of exposure to chlorine in swimming pools include chemical reactions between chlorine and … Read more

Six Purple Toning Shampoos for Gray Hair

Why does your Hair Turn Gray? The main reason behind graying hair is a lack of melanin, the pigment that is responsible for hair color. Special pigment-producing cells known as melanocytes are found in the hair follicle, and these cells play an essential role in hair pigmentation. However, melanocytes decrease in number as you are aging. … Read more

How do Purple Shampoos Work?

What Is Purple Shampoo? If you are a salon blonde, you know it can be a pain to keep your hair color looking bright, vibrant and beautiful. Blonde hair can easily pick up unwanted tones due to various factors such as lifestyle, smoke, and external elements. If you have hard water or spend much of … Read more

Why should we Use Fragrance-Free Shampoo?

A fragrance is a collective term that refers to a blend of different chemicals that are intended to give a pleasant odor to cosmetic items. The chemical substances in fragrances can be essential oils extracted from plants or man-made, synthesized compounds. A large proportion of scented chemicals used in producing cosmetic products are man-made, petroleum-based … Read more

How to Purchase a Chemical-Free Shampoo

Chemicals in Personal Care Products The cosmetics industry uses thousands of synthetic chemicals in personal care products and most of these chemicals are not adequately tested before a product reaches store shelves.  While most consumers assume that the products they use on a daily basis are safe, these products may hide toxic substances linked to serious … Read more

Shampoos that Help Control Oily Hair

How Do We Get Greasy Hair? Greasy hair may look unattractive and can also be difficult to manage and style. This condition is hard to hide and it can get very frustrating for people who suffer from greasy hair. Sebaceous glands, which are located surround the hair follicles, produce an oily, waxy substance called sebum. … Read more

How to Choose the Best Keratin Shampoo

Keratin is a fibrous structural protein naturally found in our hair, skin, and nails. Human hair consists of keratin (up to 90%) and small amounts of lipids, water, and pigments. The middle layer of hair- the cortex- is made of keratin protein, which is responsible for hair strength and elasticity. Keratin in the cuticle layer … Read more

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

The Role 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

Silicone Free Smoothing Shampoos and Conditioners

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

Sulfate-Free Clarifying Shampoos

Frequent use of hair styling products, as well as your regular shampoo and conditioner, can create buildup on the hair over time, leaving your hair sticky, dull and unmanageable. Clarifying shampoos are designed to deeply cleanse your hair and scalp to remove styling product build-up and residue from conditioning agents from the hair shaft, leaving … Read more