Entries by Sophia Emmanuel

What to know before you buy a flat iron

With so much information about hot tools available to us, it can be hard to choose the right iron that will smooth or curl your hair. When purchasing a flat iron, try to keep these things in mind. Look for a flat iron that can straighten your hair using the lowest heat setting.  Reviews.com, recommends finding “an […]

Hair Care Items You Need For College

If you are going to college for the first time or returning back to school, you need to have go to items to maintain hair health.  Some people decide to do protective styles throughout college while others take care of their hair on their own.  Whatever you decide, these are the back to school essentials […]

How Olaplex Helps To Reduce Breakage?

Olaplex is an innovative in salon treatment that helps reduce breakage before, after and during chemical services.  Olaplex is not a protein or moisturizing conditioner. It is a professional in salon treatment that realigns the strong disulfide bonds that brake in the hair during chemical services. What are disulphide bonds? Disulfide bonds are the strongest […]

Maintain Your Relaxed Short Hair At Home

Maintaining short hair at home can be easy if you use the right tools and products.   Try these 5 steps to style your short hair cut. Step 1.  Have a go to shampoo and conditioner that provides moisture and heat protection to your hair but will not weigh your hair down.  I recommend CHI Keratin […]

Are “No Poo” Cleansers Better?

In the salon I use clarifying shampoos instead of “no poo” or “cleansing conditioners”.  Clarifying shampoos remove product build-up off the hair and scalp.  Your deep conditioners will penetrate into the hair when a clarifying shampoo is used because there is a clean palette to start with. “No poo” products or “cleansing conditioners” condition your […]

What is Alopecia Areata?

Alopecia areata forms smooth bald circular or oval patches of hair loss anywhere on the body.  The scalp and beard are the most common areas for the patches of hair loss.  The patches of hair loss can progress to total hair loss of the scalp which is called alopecia totalis or loss of all body […]