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    STYLING 101: Bangs Are Beautiful…But Make Sure They’re The Right Ones! There’s nothing quite…
    STYLING 101: Bangs

    STYLING 101: Bangs Are Beautiful…But Make Sure They’re The Right Ones! There’s nothing quite like bangs to shave years off your face or update a boring hairstyle. And the good news is that bangs are hot right now….from thick, blunt bangs to side-swept bangs. Here’s a quick cheat sheet for the best bangs based on…

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    HAIR HACK: LESS DAMAGE FOR YOUR EXTENSIONS Researchers have determined that 8 out of…
    Extensions Hair Hack: Watch that Water!

    HAIR HACK: LESS DAMAGE FOR YOUR EXTENSIONS Researchers have determined that 8 out of 10 people wash their hair the WRONG way, leading to damage to hair extensions and even your natural hair. Instead, do this: Shampoo the scalp, rubbing in circular motions, and not the whole head of hair. Be gentle on bond sites.…

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    Client tips for better wear with their add-on hair: “Before washing, hair should be…
    Extensions Hair Hack: Detangle!

    Client tips for better wear with their add-on hair: “Before washing, hair should be detangled with a detangling brush, starting from the ends and working up to the roots. Strands should then be washed in a downward motion from the roots to the ends. It’s important to remember that rubbing can cause the hair to…

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    OCCASION HAIRSTYLE: “GENTLY TOUSLED” Paired with an elegant evening dress, these is perfect no…
    OCCASION HAIRSTYLE: “GENTLY TOUSLED”

    OCCASION HAIRSTYLE: “GENTLY TOUSLED” Paired with an elegant evening dress, these is perfect no hairstyle that is less fuss-free than gently tousled hair that just looks SO natural. Ideal for any holiday event…or even for every day! STEP 1: For this style, apply a leave-in conditioner to dry hair and rough dry it in an…

  • STYLING 101: Bangs Are Beautiful…But Make Sure They’re The Right Ones! There’s nothing quite…
  • HAIR HACK: LESS DAMAGE FOR YOUR EXTENSIONS Researchers have determined that 8 out of…
  • Client tips for better wear with their add-on hair: “Before washing, hair should be…
  • OCCASION HAIRSTYLE: “GENTLY TOUSLED” Paired with an elegant evening dress, these is perfect no…
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MAKE SURE TO PRESCRIBE EXURE THIS HOLIDAY It dramatically impacts your retention rate with…
MAKE SURE TO PRESCRIBE HOMECARE THIS HOLIDAY

MAKE SURE TO PRESCRIBE EXURE THIS HOLIDAY It dramatically impacts your retention rate with new customers! Did you know that Mintel, a global company that frequently does demographic studies into our industry last year released a report on the importance of retail recommendations? ~ If a new client purchases two or more retail products from…

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COLD WEATHER? DRY THAT HAIR! We’ve all heard the wintry warnings before: don’t go…
COLD WEATHER? DRY THAT HAIR!

COLD WEATHER? DRY THAT HAIR! We’ve all heard the wintry warnings before: don’t go outside with wet hair, you’ll catch a cold. While you won’t catch a cold…you will damage your hair. Cold weather can exacerbate hair breakage in wet hair, causing strands to snap off. The water penetrates the hair shaft, and if that…

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13 OF THE MOST STUNNING WEDDING HAIRSTYLES FOR 2019
By the time you’ve done your 50th bride…it’s easy to get uninspired and fall into the path of the mundane chignon. The brides of 2019 are far different than even 10 years ago…and anything goes. Vintage bouffants, boho braids…the style and theme is meant to bring her entire personality into focus. The special day itself being the most ideal version of her tastes, lifestyles and world view.

We present 9 of the most stunning wedding hairstyles of 2019, varied, elegant and completely on trend. Let them serve as inspiration to share with your client as she plans her look. Top it off with a wedding hair accessory: Jeweled hairpins or a crystal halo for bit of sparkle, a feather clip for rich texture, a floral crown for a wink of whimsy, or a blusher or veil for a romantic touch.
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#HAIRHISTORY: VICTORIAN HAIR ART
In 1867, a man named Mark Campbell published a 276-page book called "Self-Instruction in the Art of Hair Work, Dressing Hair, Making Curls, Switches, Braids and Hair Jewelry of Every Description."

His book kicked off a renaissance of utilizing hair of both the living and deceased to create everything from picture frames to wearable jewelry. While the art form fell out of favor in the 20th century as being a little morbid, the art lives on.

As part of the exhibition, the Mütter Museum in Philadelphia is holding the first exhibition in the United States through July celebrating the finest examples of this lost art.
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