How to make keratin treatments last longer

The Brazilian Keratin treatment is a liquid keratin formula that bonds to the hair creating a protective layer around each strand, helping to reduce frizz, seal the cuticle, and adds protection against external damage/breakage. The treatment lasts anywhere between 3-6 months depending on the aftercare. Use sulfate/sodium free shampoo Using sulfates and salt-based shampoos willContinue reading “How to make keratin treatments last longer”

Best Kiko Milano Products

Kiko Milano is one of those brands that when its store arrived in my city, I had to check out. Now years later, many shop visits and purchases later, I’ve pretty much checked out everything in their permanent line. My conclusion is that it’s one of those brands that hard amazing products but also someContinue reading “Best Kiko Milano Products”

Maintaining Straightened Hair during Winter

During the fall and winter, the humidity can be high depending on what part of the world you’re located in. Straightening naturally curly can be a lot of work, so you don’t want all that time and effort being wasted. Here are some tips to keeping your straightened locks frizz-free is chilly season. Wrap yourContinue reading “Maintaining Straightened Hair during Winter”

The Health Benefits of Silence | Self Care

“Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom.” – Francis Bacon Many of us live in a world where noise is everywhere, the bustling out on the streets, music in the shops, our phones notifications, Youtube videos, Netflix, TV and background or white noise that many of us constantly have on to keep ourselves entertained whileContinue reading “The Health Benefits of Silence | Self Care”

5 tips that can help clear up acne in a month

The battle with acne can seem constant and expensive, but it doesn’t have to be! There are simple steps that we can take to heal and clear up our skin. Here are some effective ways to get that glowing clear skin: Double cleanse the skin Often the first cleanse that we do at night doesn’tContinue reading “5 tips that can help clear up acne in a month”

5 tips to treating heat damaged hair

Unfortunately, when trying to wear those straight styles by applying heat, hair can become damaged relatively quickly. Even worse, it can take what seems like forever to but bringing the curls back to good health and life. Many of us don’t want to do a big chop and start over to get rid of thoseContinue reading “5 tips to treating heat damaged hair”

The Truth about Hair Growth

When it comes to hair growth, many of us have at least once in our lives,  searched for a growth merical. Even though there is no magic pills, there are some things that we can do to promote healthy hair growth. So first lets talk about how hair grows. Stages of hair growth Hair growsContinue reading “The Truth about Hair Growth”

Bad Habits that Can Completely Destroy Curly Hair

We can do amazing things to our hair, from twisting, braiding, straightening, dying, cutting and all kinds of other styles. However, curly hair can become damaged the more we do to it. Although, we might think that we are doing everything to keep our hair healthy, it might not be the case. Here are someContinue reading “Bad Habits that Can Completely Destroy Curly Hair”

How Aloe Vera Can Improve Your Skin

The use of aloe vera has been around for hundreds of years and the plant has been seeing a rise in popularity again in the world of skincare. Various studies have shown that aloe vera does have many properties that are effective in treating a variety of skin conditions. If you are suffering from dryContinue reading “How Aloe Vera Can Improve Your Skin”

Too Much Protein: How to tell and how to fix it

A proper balance of moisture and protein is essential to maintaining healthy hair. I previously talked about how too much moisture can be harmful to your hair. Now onto protein. Hair is predominately made up of protein (keratin), and the hair’s surface is really great at absorbs proteins. Many manufacturers of hair products add proteinContinue reading “Too Much Protein: How to tell and how to fix it”