Wash Your Hair Woes Away

While you might think washing your hair is just a mundane step in your morning routine, it actually plays a big part in influencing hair characteristics. Traits such as texture, colour, stylability, and much more can be effected by this one step in your regimen. It’s also important to note that quality is better than quantity, as daily washing can lead to residue-coated strands, colour fading, and dryness. In order to get the best out of your hair, think of washing as more of a treatment for your specific hair needs and goals. Here are some common hair concerns that can be overcome simply by washing:

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Love Your Curly Hair With These 5 Tips

The beauty and natural volume of curly hair is enviable, but keeping waves and ringlets soft and frizz-free comes with its own set of unique challenges. Hair care in Toronto can also be demanding for curly types- with the humid summers and cold, dry winters. If you want to spend more time loving your curls rather than fighting with them, remember these tips and your curls will reward you with bounce, softness, and shine.

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Healthy Solutions for Clearing Acne

Out of all troublesome skin issues, acne is perhaps the most common and distressing. A bad breakout can make even the most confident among us feel uncomfortable in our own skin. Not only do we distress over the way acne looks, but it can be outright painful and potentially leave behind lifelong scars. If you’ve tried numerous products to no avail, here are some healthy methods of finally get rid of acne from the inside out.

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6 Easy Ways to Revamp Your Hair

The truth is, a woman’s greatest accessory is her hair, and a smart woman knows the potential it has to shape and influence her appearance. If you’re trying to revamp your image, a new hairstyle will have a greater impact over a new wardrobe or shade of lipstick. Here are some simple ways you can breathe some new life into your hairstyle.

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Top Skincare Tips for Warm Weather

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As the weather warms up, the desire to get out and enjoy the sun grows ever stronger. If you are looking forward to becoming a bronze goddesses this summer, it’s a good time to give your skin the tender loving care it needs. By adjusting your skin regimen to suit the season, you can reap all the benefits of the sun without having to sacrifice soft, dewy, and youthful skin.

Here are some guidelines for making your skin look its best this summer: Read More

How to Care for Colour Treated Hair

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If you’re one of the many women who love the versatility of colouring their hair, then you know preserving vibrant pigment and silky smooth texture are important parts of aftercare. Whether you’ve had a full process, highlights, ombre, or balayage, follow these styling and maintenance tips in order to keep your hair looking lustrous and salon-fresh. Read More

How to Dye Your Black Hair (Without Ruining It!)

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While rich raven locks are enviably lovely, black-haired beauties sometimes feel the need to shake things up. Unfortunately, black hair is notoriously difficult to lift. Luckily, there are proven methods for lightening black hair to any shade on the colour spectrum.

Poor colouring attempts often lead to brittle, damaged hair. In some cases, the hair doesn’t even change colour. In other instances, the dye results in temporary lightening that fades quickly. Often, colouring leads to a completely unexpected final result, such as a muddy cherry tinge instead of auburn, dull, greyish highlights, or the dreaded orange of bleaching gone awry. Things get even trickier when you want to remove black hair dye rather than lighten naturally black hair. 

Either way, colouring black hair can be disastrous. Fortunately, there are reliable ways to dye black hair any colour you wish, and as such, you can have a wonderful experience. As long as you have a great colourist and a solid understanding of your hair, you can successfully achieve any colour from deep chocolate brown to platinum blonde. Here’s what you need to know to ensure your hair colouring goes off smoothly.

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Hair Extensions: Everything You Need to Know 

Beauty Fashion Model Girl with Colorful Dyed Hair Extensions

When it comes to long, thick, or voluminous hair, hair extensions are a modern miracle. They effectively provide years of growth in a matter of hours, instantly giving you perfect length, texture, and volume. You can match hair extensions to your existing colour or choose a new colour entirely. When done correctly, extensions are a fast, simple route to ideal hair. 

Unfortunately, hair extensions sometimes carry a negative reputation. It isn’t entirely unwarranted. Horror stories include artificial-looking extensions, visible clips, uneven lengths, laughable results and irreparable hair damage.

Luckily, it’s easy to get a positive experience. With the right product, a good stylist, and a little bit of knowledge, hair extensions will exceed your expectations.

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10 Simple At-Home Tips for Red Carpet Hair

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Nothing boosts confidence and self-assurance like a head of beautiful hair. Whether you’re dressing for professional success or heading out for a casual beach day, soft, healthy, radiant hair makes you feel ready to conquer the world.

While salons and professional hairstylists are the traditional route for perfect hair, many of us don’t have the time or resources to dedicate to frequent salon sessions.

Fortunately, there are plenty of at-home tips to maintain and repair your hair. From home-made conditioning masks to heat protectant sprays, from frizz-reducing styling tools to single-ingredient moisturizers, it’s easy to achieve red carpet-caliber hair on a daily basis.
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Paraffin Treatments

Spring is fast approaching and summer is on the horizon, and so are warm weather activities like swimming, hiking, and gardening – and with them, dry skin. Outdoor activities take severe tolls on your hands and feet. Before you know it you’re stuck with weathered, cracked skin and scuffed nails. 

Fortunately, there’s a simple and highly effective solution: paraffin treatments. 

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