Hair Health

  • Hair Brushes 101

    Do you know what your brush can do for you? Check out these different kinds of brushes to maximize your hair-styling potential, decrease frizzy locks, and prepare for all those family photos.

    MINI DENMAN: It’s small with plastic bristles set far apart and is good for styling fringe and other pieces around the face.

  • Coconut Oil for Beauty

    Coconut oil is a great oil to use when you are cooking, but did you know it also happens to be a great ingredient for your beauty routine? Here is a list of the creative ways to use this handy oil.

    DIAPER RASH: Rub coconut oil straight on to your baby’s skin to moisturize the sensitive areas and prevent diaper rash.

  • Keep Your Locks Luscious

    Have your once-luscious locks been dampened by winter’s wrathful cold and wind?

    If so, you are not the only one to feel the harsh effects of winter. As we round out the season and enter the spring solstice, here are a number of tips you can use to bring back that bounce and rid yourself of dry and brittle hair.

    Winter wreaks havoc

    12 tips and tricks to combat problematic hair
  • 5 Winter Hair Care Tips

    1. Shampoo less frequently and follow cleansing with an intensive organic conditioner at least once a week. Be sure to rinse your hair with lukewarm or cool water as hot water will strip your hair of natural oils.

    The dry winter air can wreak havoc on your hair. Here are five tips to keep it looking great.
    By John Masters
  • Keeping Your Hair from Harm

    >> Dry your hair by wrapping it in a towel

    >> People with tightly curled or textured hair should brush hair when wet

    >> Brush minimally

    >> Stop using (or minimize use) of “long-lasting hold” products

    >> Let the air partially dry your hair before styling or combing

  • Healthy Hair at Home

    Aging produces many challenges and maintaining healthy hair is certainly among them. As we age, our scalps produce less sebum, a waxy matter that coats the cuticle and keeps hair shiny. The hair growth cycle also slows, making hair thinner and finer.

    Kitchen staples could be the answer to your best hair yet
    By Cara Lucas
  • Natural Beauty

    Years ago, sick of my dull brown hair and inspired by Kate Winslet’s auburn locks in Titanic, I decided to try some henna. Alas, the effect was more Little Orphan Annie than glamorous movie star, and I was crying before I’d even rinsed it out—which is how I ended up dyeing my hair blonde.

    Treat Your Hair Right
    By Sierra Senyak
  • Helpful Hair-Care Tips

    The condition of your hair is often a reflection of overall health. To boost the health of your hair (and your entire body), here are a few tips provided by Dr. Jeff Donovan, board-certified dermatologist and hair restoration physician with Hair Club Medical Group:

  • Hairspray Horrors

    Fight the urge to spray away your bad hair days. A recent study shows that boys born to women who frequently used hairspray have double the risk of birth defects caused by chemicals called phthalates.

  • Fight the Frizz

    March’s cold wind and static-inducing wool caps make hat-hair a frizzy reality. But Sheila Cluff, owner of The Oaks Spa in Ojai, California, says not to despair—just apply a reparative hair mask, followed by a moisturizing scalp treatment. Here’s how to make your own at-home treatments for frizz-free tresses:

    By Bonnie Siegler