Not all hair types need to undergo the same process.
There are many straightening services on the market to help tame wild hair to help you achieve smoother, sleeker locks. At the end of the day, it boils down to finding the best hair straightening treatment for your needs and hair type. Read on for some pros and cons for each of the most popular in-salon … read more
Unfortunately, getting a weekly blowout isn’t an option for most of us, but achieving salon-worthy locks at home is possible with the right hair styling tools. Whether you are in the market for a hair dryer that cuts drying time in half, a multipurpose curling iron, or a hair smoothing volumizer, there are hair tools out there that will seriously up your hair styling game.
We … read more
If you use any type of heat styling tool on your hair—whether it’s a hair dryer, curling iron, or straightener—a heat protectant is a must-have.
Exposing your hair to any type of heat without applying a protectant first is like laying out in the sun without any sunscreen. Without a properly applied protectant, the heat will dry out your hair, making it brittle and prone to … read more
Finding the best hair straighteners will make a big difference to your daily routine. Expect no more frazzled lengths and no more static flyaways, because we’ve reviewed six top-rated straighteners (including ghd, cloud nine and BaByliss), to compile a definitive ranking of the very best hair irons that are worth investing in.
- ghd Platinum+ …
Having long hair gives you plenty of options and ways to play around with different hair styles! Long hair styles can be fun and playful or chic and classic. No matter how you style your it, your long hair style will never go out of style and will turn heads wherever you go.
We’ve rounded up a bunch of inspo pics of ‘dos that take minimal mirror time.
Laura … read more
So, you’ve decided to go for a short hairstyle. But which crop are you going to choose? A great place to look for short-hair inspiration is your favorite short-haired A-listers. Once you’ve deciphered which short haircut you love and which is likely to suit your face shape and hair texture, you can take a picture to your hairdresser!
There is a dreamy short hairstyle for … read more
The ultimate authority on color, paint brand Pantone, recently named Living Coralthe 2019 Color of the Year. The bright orange-pink hue is a stark contrast with last year’s chosen shade, Ultra Violet. According to the company, the 2019 Color of the Year represents and emits a “desired, familiar, and energizing aspects of color found … read more
Caring for our skin daily is one of the easiest ways to ensure long-term health, confidence, and youthfulness. These natural skincare brands are dedicated to redefining beauty industry standards for products which are not only good for us, but also good for our planet. Check out our favorite natural and organic make-up brands.
There’s a cliché that summer is the best time to go blonde. While you can go lighter at any point throughout the year, there’s something about the warmer months that inspires women to make a change. There are plenty of other hair trends on the rise as well just in time for Spring. Are you ready?
Low Maintenance Bangs
Anthony Nader, Salon … read more
With Fall here, you’re probably ready to break out your favorite sweaters, jeans, and jackets. If your closet is in need of a style revamp, just look to the Fall fashion trends that designers, bloggers, and street style stars have already embraced. The best part? All of the season’s biggest trends are not only stylish and fashion-forward but super flattering and easy to pull off, … read more
Hair gel seems to be an integral part of our initiation into the world of grooming. When we first begin experimenting with a ‘hairstyle’ it seems the first product we turn to is a sickly, plastic-scented, gluey mess in lurid packaging. Those who dabble with gel quickly learn it can withstand wind, rain and a double header; hell, you could even sleep in it and hair wouldn’t budge. In the … read more
This year, Ultra Violet has been named the official color of 2018, see-through bags and heels have become wardrobe staples, and dad sneakers are now acceptable to wear around town, being that they’re one of the hottest shoe trends of the moment. Here are four street style trends that you’re going to see everywhere in 2018.
Twinning with a … read more
Did you know that the beauty industry is a nearly $300 BILLION-dollar empire? And that the average woman spends about $15,00on just makeup in her lifetime! There are lots of simple ways to thank your body, feel more beautiful, and not have to pay an arm and a leg for it. Here … read more
A complete rundown of every make-up product Meghan Markle wore on her royal wedding day and where to get your hands on it.
We knew Meghan Markle was going to look beautiful on her wedding day where she displayed her natural make-up look that showcased her freckles courtesy of make-up artist and Honest Beauty and Dior beauty … read more
Sweeping on mascara might seem intuitive, but there’s actually a lash-maximizing technique that when employed correctly can take your eyes from whatever to woah. Ditto brow pencil and even lipstick. Kimberly Soane, the director of artistry at Bobbi Brown, offers up 6 easy tips for every product in your kit.
Never put concealer or … read more
The spring/summer 2018 fashion trends are nothing if not bright, bold and really quite beautiful. Shifting gears from the street’s athleisure boom, there’s a prettier, softer mood in the air, and girls who like to dress up will be thrilled. Keep reading to discover 5 S/S 18’s fashion trends, from colors to prints and key pieces to new … read more
Could your make-up be making you break out?
Anyone who’s ever struggled with acne-prone skin knows to avoid using products that clog your pores. So, when it comes to picking read more
Straight hair is stylish, pretty, and convenient, especially for winter time. The problem, however, is that many of the tools used, such as heat and chemical straighteners, are bad for your hair. Over time, they dry it out, split the ends, and you end up with straight hair that’s not nearly as attractive as it once was.
Fortunately, there are some other methods for encouraging curly … read more
Want to wow friends and family for the holidays? Here are some product picks and tips that are sure to turn heads all season long. It’s our holiday gift to you! Not only will they help you achieve the look you desire, but each of these finds is 100-percent natural.
- For a Flawless Canvas
Foundation sets the stage for your other make-up. Therefore, … read more
If you have oily skin, you are prone to acne, blackheads and spots. Your skin probably looks shiny and thick. Just as with any skin type, taking certain precautions and special care can help reduce skin problems.
The following are 5 tips for taking care of oily skin.
- Wash your face twice a day—once in the morning and once before bed. Washing more often can strip your …
Having a good curly hair day is harder than it looks. Good news is you’re in the right place to get your easiest, healthiest hair routine ever. Here are five curly hair tips and tricks that will keep waves and curls looking shiny and strong.
1. Always comb your hair from the bottom up
Starting at the bottom allows you to gently … read more
Instead of picking up a pastel polish at the nail salon this spring, may we implore you to experiment? We looked to the spring 2017 runways for nail art and color inspiration. Here’s the brightest blues, funkiest lines, and shimmeriest shades we could find.
The gradient trend may be fading away from hair, it’s just … read more
Hair spray for men is great for styling your hair. One of the greatest questions of our time is, are men allowed to use hairsprays? By all means, they should! It’s very unlucky if men are only allowed to use gels and waxes. Although gels and waxes are perfect for creating various hairstyles yet it tends to be heavier on your hair. This is why hair spray for men is the best … read more
If you aren’t using dry shampoo already, you’re missing out. Case in point: The oil-absorbing, style-extending product can help you avoid washing your hair for five whole days. Even if you do already have this multipurpose miracle product in your haircare arsenal, you may not be … read more
Finding the best foundation can feel a bit like winning the lottery. More so than any other beauty product, foundation can make or break your entire look—and the trial and error process to find the right formula can be difficult. Got oily skin? You need matte coverage that stays put all day. Mature skin requires something lightweight and dewy that won’t cake or settle into fine … read more
The makeup trends for 2017 are a tale of two extremes: either just a little bit of makeup applied artfully, or piles of glitter and shine. Here are six new beauty trends you can master with products you already own.
- Black Liner Redux
It may have taken you months to perfect, but consider leaving your black cat-eye liner behind in 2016. This year’s go-to liner … read more
These eight hair trends are going to be huge in 2017.
Break out your flat iron—straight, shiny, and center-parted hair is one of the biggest trends for 2017. But this style only works if your hair looks healthy—not fried. Be sure to mist a heat protectant through your hair before touching it with a straightener.
The High … read more
Contouring is the hottest make-up trend. Anyone who’s anyone is contouring and emphasizing their best features, so if you want to get cheekbones or the perfect pout, read on for some top tips!
Tip #1: Concealer
First, start with the concealer—and don’t be shy about it! Concealer is a really useful weapon in any make-up lover’s kit, and it’s not just for … read more
Japanese hair straightening is a process of breaking down the natural structure of the hair through chemical and heat processes. After the process is complete, hair is straight and appears shiny and healthy. Taking care of hair that has been through a Japanese hair straightening process takes only a few … read more
Make-up artists know all the secrets to looking great—those little tricks that can be picked up only by living in the beauty world 24/7 as they do. Fortunately, they’re often as generous as they are knowledgeable. Read on to see some of the best make-up tips you haven’t heard before.
Ditch the Oil Slick
To keep shine in check, Revlon Global … read more
Beauty, as the saying goes, is only skin-deep—but the importance of skin goes a lot deeper. Here are 6 ways to keep your skin healthy and radiant looking.
Avoid Long Steamy Showers
Instead, opt for shorter, cooler sprays. Long, hot showers strip the … read more
Trying to look after your hair and get all that everyday stuff done you need to do, as well as look after your friends and family, can be a difficult balancing act. We all want to have great hair; but unfortunately, shiny, healthy hair doesn’t just happen without a little bit of effort. That effort, however, doesn’t have to take up all of your time or break the bank. In … read more
Before your hair is colored, make sure it’s in the best possible condition. If your hair is dry, or if you have a lot of split ends, you’re not going to get an even, natural looking result after coloring. Futhermore, …
While long hair can be your best asset, it can also be your biggest headache, because long hair needs to be looked after. The longer your hair, the more prone to damage it is, but that doesn’t mean that you have to go rushing for the scissors! Just follow these simple tips and it will help keep your beautiful long locks at the peak of health and looking wonderful:
1. … read more