- March 1st, 2014
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 havoc12 tips and tricks to combat problematic hair
- October 31st, 2013
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
- September 30th, 2013
>> 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
- April 30th, 2013
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 yetBy Cara Lucas
- July 31st, 2012
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 RightBy Sierra Senyak
- May 31st, 2012
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:
- April 1st, 2009
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.
- March 1st, 2009
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
- November 1st, 2008
Born with naturally curly (read unruly) hair, I’ve dedicated many dollars and hours to Operation Frizz Control, a strategy that has at times involved chemical relaxers, buzz cuts, greasy pomades, Technicolor gels, and even one tragically misguided perm (my stylist and I fi gured two negatives might make a positive—wishful thinking).Detox Your styling routine to reveal your healthiest hair.By Kate Hanley
- October 1st, 2008
In our hunt to find the healthiest skincare products available, we slathered on hundreds of serums, scrubs, and shampoos. Here are the ones we can't live without the winners of Natural Solutions' first-ever Beauty With a Conscience Awards.