The Latest & Hottest Medium Hairstyles to Try This Spring 2014

March 17, 2014 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

Spring is finally here! It’s time to put away your winter jackets and enjoy the beautiful sunny outdoors. Bloom into a head-turning new look, because the foliage shouldn’t be the only thing getting the attention this new season! Check out these gorgeous medium hairstyles for spring for a little […]

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1,000’s of Cute Hairstyles, Colors and Advice

March 17, 2014 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

Emily Costello Haircut Specialist “Create what you love, and love what you create! Remain teachable”. My hair tip? Hair doesn’t need to be complicated. It needs to be customized to each person individually. Don’t give someone something that they don’t want! Where to find me: HeaD AreA Salon – […]

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5 Ways to Get That Perfect Blowout

High Winds: 5 Ways to Get The Perfect Blowout

March 17, 2014 | Posted in Blog | By

We talk a lot about hairstyles. Bodacious braids , ponytails with pizzaz and updos that turn heads . But you want to know what the foundation of any fabulous hairstyle is? Perfectly blown out hair. No matter your hair length, hair texture or hair thickness, knowing how to successfully […]

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Beautiful Hair at Every Age: 15 Timeless Hairstyles to Try

Beautiful Hair at Every Age: 15 Timeless Hairstyles to Try

March 17, 2014 | Posted in Blog | By

Do you dream of having beautiful hair? Keep your locks hydrated, healthy, and add some breathtaking shine to make it onto our beautiful hair list. You don’t have to have super long locks to be considered either! Shorter hairstyles can be extremely luxurious as well, and you’ll find every […]

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Head Lice Growing Strong Against Standard Meds

March 17, 2014 | Posted in Blog | By

HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, March 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Most head lice found in North America now carry a gene mutation that makes them resistant to standard over-the-counter treatments, a new study cautions. Head lice infestation is a major public-health issue, the researchers said, with roughly 10 percent of […]

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Treschanna : A Multi-Texture Style Icon

Treschanna // Multi-Texture Style Icon

March 17, 2014 | Posted in Blog | By

Introduce yourself! T: I’m Treschanna on Facebook, from the beautiful Island of Trinidad and Tobago. I am the holder of a B.A. in Human Resource Management from Anglia Ruskin University. Why did you make the decision to go natural? T: I have been natural since 2005/2006. I decided to […]

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Beyonce’s Haunted Fingerwaves

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Music superstar Beyoncé’s retro-modern take on fingerwaves, as shown in her music video Haunted (pictured here), was crafted by celebrity stylist Kim Kimble. “I applied a setting lotion then used my fingers and a comb to style the waves before setting her under the dryer,” revealed the star stylist […]

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Check Out Lupita Nyong’s Headband

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March 17, 2014 | Posted in Blog, Celebrity Hair, Hair News | By

Ever since Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o hit the red carpet wearing that slim diamond and gold headband on her Natural, we couldn’t help but consider “hair jewelry” as one of Spring’s hippest hair trends. Here, Australian hair pro Joan Dellavalle crowns these wavy lengths with a golden filigree […]

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8 Tips For Researching Online Information About Natural Hair

8 Tips For Navigating All the Online Information About Natural Hair

March 17, 2014 | Posted in Blog, Hair Care, Hair Health Care, Management Tips | By

So, you’ve recently discovered the online natural hair community: blogs, websites, YouTube channels, Fotki albums and Tumblr… the list seems to go on and on. However, while you are ecstatic because there is  soooo  much information out there, you are also overwhelmed due to the influx of information! Welcome […]

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Rock a Better Janelle Monae

GET READY TO PROFILE…

March 17, 2014 | Posted in Blog, Hair News | By

GET READY TO PROFILE…Singer Janelle Monáe has nothing on you when you step out in this high and mighty version of the pompadour! Crafted by London-based hair pro Dionne Smith, this version of the curvy coif boasts major height up front balanced by sleek sides. Get the added volume by using extensions […]

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