“Let’s brush your hair!” - these are words that spark terror into the hearts of children...and honestly, can you blame them? Brushing out knots and tangles after a long day can be very painful, and is the last thing that a child or parent wants to do. The process is one full of tears, jerking away, and stern frustrations that simply repeats day after day.
Thus far, we’ve given you all the tea on the best practices for healthy hair. What we haven’t done is given you insight to hair that doesn’t grow from your scalp. We briefly mentioned wigs in our protective styles blog post, but I’m sure there are many of you that have worn wigs or have been interested to learn more about wigs.
Having fine hair is both a blessing and a curse. On the bright side, thinner strands do not need as much hair product to coat them, and drying and styling hair takes significantly less time than it does for a head of thick locks.
One of the best upsides? Fine hair is naturally soft, silky and smooth effortlessly.
While there are tons of benefits to having fine hair, styling and maintaining it follows a different set of rules than for those with very thick or coarse strands.
It requires a balance between maintaining moisture, body and preventing an oily or greasy appearance.
Have you ever felt overwhelmed at the thought of shopping for hair products? There are an innumerable amount of brands and products out there that the search can seem daunting. It can be even more challenging if you are on a budget but are looking for products to solve specific problems for your hair. Store bought products can range in price. They also can fall on the spectrum anywhere between all natural to 100% chemicals. The only way to find out is to read the ingredients.
We have all been here before – facing the struggle of deciding whether to hit the gym or skip it because there is no time for a wash + style before evening plans. One of the trickiest parts of having hair is deciding what exactly to do with it during a workout, and how to avoid washing it daily after a sweat session. It can seem kind of like a lose-lose situation. No one wants to wash their hair after every workout (hello dry hair!), but it seems just as daunting to find an easy way to style hair for the gym and wear easily out in public afterwards.
Are you worried about the damage the summertime could have done to the healthy hair you worked so hard for? Well it is just time for a change and to learn some tips to salvage your summer hair and prepare it for the new season. So, out with the old and in with the new! Soon enough, the leaves will be turning their golden colors, the air will crisp enough for your favorite sweater, and pumpkin spice everything will be back. What a perfect time to bring some new life into your hair care routines or to try a new color or cut. The possibilities are absolutely endless and you have a whole season to figure it out...