Hair Care

rosemary-clarifying-hair-rinse

Besides smelling delicious, rosemary is a powerful herb for maintaining healthy hair. It's known to encourage hair growth, balance oily scalps, cut down on dandruff and itchy-ness. Rosemary adds shine to dull hair because it clarifies strands from product and dirt build up. This recipe is simple to make, but requires a little bit of advanced ...

no_poo_hair_photo

Have you seen the ingredients label on a bottle of shampoo? Even the purported good-for-you ones aren't that great.  I have long been a user of toxin-free, better-for-you cosmetics and personal care products—and routinely check Environmental Working Group’s Skin Deep database before making new purchases. I learned to read labels and avoid chemicals that are known ...

curly hair flaxseed gel diy

Curly haired women listen up! You don't need a bunch of chemical-laden serums and gels that weigh hair down, feel crunchy, or leave behind a dull residue. You can have a luscious head of curls with a completely natural DIY recipe that I created,which is more effective than any store-bought product I've ever found. I have a lot of ...

Ethical-Hair-Extensions-Great-Lengths

Hair extensions are a tough topic to tackle when it comes to environmental and ethical responsibility. Consisting of human or synthetic hair sewn into strips, hair extensions can provide volume, length, or both for the follicularly challenged. As their popularity has grown, they’ve become readily available online and in beauty supply stores. But where, exactly, ...

woman with healthy, shiny, long, thick hair

Your level of health can manifest itself in many different ways. Our skin, nails, and hair are some of the features that people notice first and among the most visible signs of health. Is the hair thinning? Is it brittle? Has it lost its luster? Is it limp? Because your hair is composed of discharged protein ...

natural shampoo conditioner

Why do we care about shampoo and conditioner being natural? Our scalps are located near a major hub of activity, blood flow and snapping synapses. Many shampoos and conditioners are full of questionable ingredients, often with documented toxicity and those chemicals are likely to leak into that hub of activity, where they don’t belong. The great news ...

jennifer lopez at 2013 golden globes

The hottest hair trend seen on the red carpet for this awards season is the side-swept wave, as shown above on Jennifer Lopez. Hayden Panettiere, Naomi Watts and Jessica Chastain are just a few glamour girls featuring this look at this year’s Golden Globes and other red carpet events.   It's actually somewhat easy to achieve ...

male hair

There are many theories, truths, half-truths and misconceptions surrounding the common problem of hair loss, affecting millions of men and women. Hair loss, either temporary or permanent, is traumatic and to say the least, life-altering to those affected by it. The most common types are male pattern baldness and female hair loss, both of which ...

Surfer Girl Beauty

End of summer? Not for surfers! We live by endless summer rules: savor every sunny moment on the sand and in the surf ! You don't have to live in California or Hawaii to follow our lead. Even if you’re a city-dweller or country girl with no desire to hang ten, with these surfer girl secrets, you ...

Zerran Natural Hair Care

People from all over flock to green hair stylist Bobby Fintor who keeps his hair treatments safe, clean and eco-friendly when he beautifies women and men in New York City. I was lucky to find Bobby for my own hair a couple of years ago.  Our relationship started because of mutual "green ideals" and I've learned a lot ...