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Toxic Beauty Products

Monday March 31, 2014

toxic chemicals

When you start doing the research about what kinds of toxic chemicals are in some of our favorite beauty products, the facts can be quite scary. Every day, more companies are opting to find alternatives to these chemicals that have been proven to cause cancer, skin irritations and respiratory problems. Think twice before you buy your next beauty product, and check out some of the articles below to get further educated.

What are the Most Toxic Chemicals in our Beauty Products?

Nail Polish Brands that are 5-Free

New Articles

The Hottest Trends in Gel Manicure Art

Common Nail Disorders

The Right Questions to Ask When Your Client Wants to Cut Their Hair Short

Why You Shouldn't Cut Your Hair Short Just Because You're Getting "Older"

Friday February 28, 2014

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For many years the general belief has been that as you age your hair length should get shorter and shorter in the process. For some reason this dated idea still holds strong in the minds of many women, but I think it's time that idea took a hike. Read on to learn why it's time we start changing our views about age and hair length.

New Articles

The Saw Palmetto and Hair Growth Connection

How to Keep Your Salon Safe While Performing Keratin Treatments

Hair and Beauty Trade Shows 2014

Friday February 28, 2014

Some stylists fall victim to the idea that they've already been to school, completed their apprenticeship, and have now been working for several years over - so why more education? When we think we've learned everything, we run the risk of being left behind. As a beauty professional, there are constantly new techniques and emerging technologies to learn about. Now more than ever, product technology is advancing exponentially. It's our job to stay up to date.  Hair and Beauty trade shows are a great way to get inspired, which will help you retain the clients you already have, and gain new ones. So check out this list of hair and beauty trade shows for 2014 and start marking your calendars!  Tip - The cost of your trade show ticket can be written off at tax time.  New Articles  Find the Best Salon Chairs  How to Become A Beauty Supply Distributor  Tips for Keeping Your Salon Staff Safe and Healthy   trade show

Some stylists fall victim to the idea that they've already been to school, completed their apprenticeship, and have now been working for several years over - so why more education? When we think we've learned everything, we run the risk of being left behind. As a beauty professional, there are constantly new techniques and emerging technologies to learn about. Now more than ever, product technology is advancing exponentially. It's our job to stay up to date.

Hair and Beauty trade shows are a great way to get inspired, which will help you retain the clients you already have, and gain new ones. So check out this list of hair and beauty trade shows for 2014 and start marking your calendars!

Tip - The cost of your trade show ticket can be written off at tax time.

New Articles

Find the Best Salon Chairs

How to Become A Beauty Supply Distributor

Tips for Keeping Your Salon Staff Safe and Healthy

Natural Ways To Treat Eczema

Friday January 31, 2014

Millions of people suffer from eczema every day, and unfortunately I'm one of them. I've always been frustrated with the go-to option for most dermatologists which is to hand you a tube of harsh steroid cream. I don't like slathering chemical laden creams on my body, and while I was lamenting this to an esthetician friend, she gave me several wonderful suggestions on how I could treat eczema naturally. Read on to learn some helpful tips that you can share with your clients who suffer from this uncomfortable skin disorder.

Natural Ways To Treat Eczema

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Four Ways To Minimize Rosacea Symptoms

Making Sense of Laser Facial Treatments

What Are the Five Most Common Skin Disorders?

What Are IPL Treatments?

What Is LED Light Therapy?

How To Increase Business in Your Salon or Spa

 

Happy New Year!

Tuesday December 31, 2013

The year has come to an end, and if your clients are heading out tonight they'll most likely be on a mission to look their best. I love showing my clients simple styling tips that they can use at home for a fun night out. Check out this article about holiday hair ideas that will inspire you and your clients.

Holiday Hair Ideas

Hair Style Helpers

More New Articles This Month

Hair Removal: The Best in Professional Hair Wax

The Best Post Waxing Treatments

History of the Hair Perm

 

 

Block DHT - Stop Hair Loss?

Saturday November 30, 2013

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Scientists are learning more and more every day about what really causes hair loss, and how we can fight it. One of the newest developments is the observation of how a hormone called DHT effects our hair's follicle. When DHT levels rise in our bodies it binds to the hair's follicle, causing stress to the hair. Read on to learn how we can block DHT naturally, and help our clients battle hair loss from the inside out.

Block DHT - Stop Hair Loss?

The Best of the Best for Curly Hair

Tuesday October 29, 2013

Curly hair eludes some stylists. It's completely different than straight hair, and not just visually. Care and maintenance also varies when it comes to straight or wavy hair. Having a big head of curly hair myself, I've been lucky to experiment, and find, products that I really love. Below you'll find some of the best options in shampoo, conditioner and styling products for curly hair

The Best Shampoos for Curly Hair

The Best Conditioners for Curly Hair

The Best Gels for Curly Hair

Cutting and Styling Tips for Curly Hair

Style Hair In Your Sleep

Monday October 21, 2013

Style Hair In Your Sleep

Clients are always looking for fast, easy ways to style their hair. We all know they'll never take the time to style their like we will, nor should they have to. It's part of our job to educate and share easy tricks that they can try at home. One of the easiest ways to get the job done is to teach your clients how to style their hair in their sleep. Confused yet? Read on to learn a few easy tricks that will have your clients waking up with fabulous hair in no time.

Teach Your Clients to Style Their Hair in Their Sleep

New Articles This Month

Protecting Your Client's Hair Color After They Leave the Salon

What Are IPL Treatments?

The Best Gels for Curly Hair

Laser Facial Rejuvenation Treatments

Monday September 30, 2013

Have you noticed how everyone in Hollywood is aging backwards these days? Injectables and mini-facelifts have a lot to do with it, but often times it's laser facial rejuvenation treatments that are behind these drastic transformations. Blasting hot, powerful lasers at your face is no less risky than taking a scalpel to it, but  with less downtime than surgery, and often times more natural results, lasers are quickly becoming the must-have  anti-aging treatment. Making Sense of Laser Facial Rejuvenation Treatments

New Articles This Month

The Best Unconventional Beauty Tools

Natural Products That Fight Hair Loss

The Best Flat Irons for Professional Hair Stylists

 

 

Stock Up on the Best Of

Saturday August 31, 2013

The Summer is coming to an end and clients will soon be pouring in to cut and color those sun-ravaged locks. This time of year is great to stock up on new tools and hair products. Back to school sales at  sites like Folica and Sephora can save you hundreds of dollars on new equipment that will start the season off right. Check out the lists below of best products and tools to get you started.

Top Hair Sprays

The Best Dry Shampoos

The Best Hair Dryers

Top Keratin Lines

The Best Hair Products for Your Male Clients

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