5 Signs of Hard Water on Hair (and How to Counter Its Effects)

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In pursuit of shampoo commercial-worthy hair, we often end up with a collection of shampoos and conditioners gathering dust in the corner of the shower because they just didn’t seem to work right. If all of your hair care products are tailored to your hair’s texture and density and still don’t leave you with luscious …

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Why Does My Hair Feel Waxy? (5 Causes and How to Fix It)

It takes time to wash, condition, and dry your hair. So it can be upsetting when all that work still results in limp, lifeless locks. What is it that makes freshly washed strands feel waxy? How can we get rid of it and have our bouncy blowouts back? There can be several reasons, each with …

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5 Signs of a Bad Hairdresser

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When your hair looks good, you feel good. It can add a little pep into your step and give you an extra boost of confidence. The opposite is also true. A bad hair day can make you lack confidence or feel less pulled together. Since your hair is one of the first things you see …

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Shampoo or Conditioner (Which To Use First?)

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New trends in hair care pop up all the time, but rarely is it one that changes the game entirely. For decades we have faithfully sudded up with shampoo and followed it with conditioner, until recently. Reverse-washing has gotten such buzz and a large cult following that have many of us contemplating a switch from …

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15 Different Types of Hair Clips and Pins

Whether you’re trying to disguise bangs in need of a trim or putting in pin curls for a Betty Draper retro style, we all need a hair clip now and then. But with a trip to the store offering so many different choices, it’s hard to pick the right one. With this breakdown of 15 …

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SNS vs Acrylic vs Gel Nails (Which is Best?)

SNS vs acrylic vs gel

There is just something about manicured nails that makes you feel like you have your life together. You feel pampered and poised. It’s totally worth the money… until it begins to chip. Whether that’s the next morning or right before a big date, a chip in your polish takes your nails from fab to drab …

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10 Ways to Help Keep Your Curls Overnight

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Whether they’re natural or you used styling tools, when your curls look just right, you wish they could last all week. But the second your head hits the pillow those curls you spend so much time perfecting will be a jumbled mess. It makes you want to stay awake all night. But before you start …

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Why Does My Hair Get So Tangled? (and How to Prevent It)

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The idea of having to brush through tangles is enough to have you contemplating going from long layers to a pixie cut. While scalp sensitivity can differ from person to person, we all have experienced that painful tug on our scalp when we try to comb or brush it. Before you make an appointment to …

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How Often Should You Condition Your Hair?

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There’s just something about silky tresses that make you want to reach out and touch them. With just a toss of the head, they seem to fall perfectly into place looking soft, shiny, and healthy. All the damage we do to our hair from heat styling to bleaching leaves hair dry and damaged. To revive …

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13 Different Types of Hair Rollers

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At first glance, hair rollers may seem like things of the past. In fact, you may have seen your grandmother wearing them around the house in the morning or heard stories of how your mother had to wear rag rollers to bed each night as a girl. However, today’s roller options are incredibly diverse, letting …

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