Tag Archives: color

Monday, July 23, 2012

Let’s Get Geeky – Permanent Haircolor

Haircoloring products generally fall into four categories: temporary, semi-permanent, demi-permanent and permanent. Today I will explain the chemical action of permanent haircolor, which, along with demi-permanent formulas, is most widely used in salons. Permanent haircolor is most often used when 1) covering grey hair and/or 2) a shade lighter than the natural shade is desired.…
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Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Get Polished

While on the subject of hot Spring trends, it's hard not to notice all the fun nail colors and trends all over the place. Taupes and purples are very popular right now. According to an OPI rep I talked to at ISSE (International Salon & Spa Expo) this year, a rich taupe called You Don't…
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Monday, February 21, 2011

The Right Shampoo

There are so many different shampoos out there that it can be overwhelming to choose one. Here’s a breakdown of the primary shampoo types and what they do. Volumizing. These shampoos are usually formulated for fine, limp hair that’s lacking density. Look for a formula containing panthenol, which penetrates and plumps each hair strand. If…
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