Tenth Street Hats: Headwear from the Pros

You can find a hat at any Target, tourist stall, and even most gas stations, but you can’t find actual quality quite as readily. Good hat makers are a rare breed. You can tell right away when you’re holding or looking at a hat made by someone who knows what they’re doing and my first experience with this phenomenon was the work of Tenth Street Hats. Last summer before a rafting trip I found a leopard print cap at Target. I assumed I can’t go wrong with leopard print? Wrong. I look like I should be gardening. A previous Summer…

Hair Products You Need To Add To Your Haircare Routine

Your hair makes an outfit look complete. If your hair looks limp and lifeless, then your whole look and aesthetic may not come across they way you want it to. Does anyone really enjoy the chore of washing their hair? I’d rather be playing slots here. With so many haircare products out there, it’s hard to find the best. Here are a few products which you need to try right now…   L’Oreal Paris Elvive Triple Resist Shampoo and Conditioner I would describe my hair type as really normal, thick and wavy/curly. I don’t use heat on my hair that…

Top 7 Quickest Hairstyles for Work

A hairstyle adds an element of sophistication and style to your overall personality. A haircut works in a number of ways to showcase the personality you think that you own. My favorite work hairstyles are definitely the 1950s Rockabilly hairstyles of yore, they can be a lot of work but worth it. Hair is a personal style statement of who you’re and how you want to be seen. But managing a hairstyle on long, curly, short or any other kind of hair for that matter is a tough choice when you’re about to head to work. No matter how much…

Finesse the Frizz: Styling Curly Hair

Telling people with curly hair that their hair looks better straightened should be a criminal offense.’ Curly-haired Twitter users recently shared the sometimes awful unwanted advice some people give on their hair. Being different in a sea of straight hair, it can be tempting to want to fit in; however with the right products and styling, there’s no need to blend in with the crowd.   Get the fundamentals right Before turning to styling, make sure you know what kind of hair you’ve got. To an outsider, all curly hair can seem the same. In fact, there’s wide variety within it. To…

Follicle Fashion: How To Keep Trendy Hair Healthy

With over 96% of US fashion brands using Instagram as their shop window and constant social media streams to follow, it’s easy to keep on trend. You may, of course, prefer to carve out your own style, and if that’s your thing, go for it!  The great thing about clothes is the way you can change up a look relatively cheaply and easily.  But what about hair?  How can you stay on trend without spending hours each day or a fortune in the salon?  And how can you keep it stylish and healthy while you have fun with it? First things first Before…

What’s So Fashionable about Sulfate-Free Shampoo?

Your hair is an important player in self-expression; in coming up with a look that is 100% your own. Some of the most iconic stars and celebs know that a minimalist, monochrome ensemble can be jazzed up with big, sleek, or short hair, depending on the message they wish to relay. One trend that seems to be loved all-round, be it on the catwalk or in the latest music videos, is sleek, shiny hair – the kind that can be accomplished by using the right shampoo (preferably one that is sulfate-free). Why do Sulfates Do to Hair? Sulfates are prevalent in…

Protecting Your Hair in the Summer with WEN by Chaz

You probably know how important it is to protect your skin in the summer. However, did you know that your hair needs just as much protection? You can protect your skin with lotions and sunscreen, but you will need a different approach to keep your hair safe from the sun and humidity this summer. 1. Skip the shampoo If you are active in the summer, you will be tempted to wash your hair every day. Normal shampoos, however, are very abrasive, which means they strip your hair of its natural defenses. This is especially problematic with the intensity of the…

Myth Busting Hair Care Tips and Healthy Hair Dye

I’m constantly learning about my hair and how to take care of it. I always thought that as long as I didn’t fry it with bleach, home perm it, or burn it with irons, I’d be ok. However I’ve found that bleaching and hair irons aren’t necessarily bad if you know what you’re doing. I still don’t blow dry my hair and only occasionally use an iron but I’m learning more about proper dyes and using oils to protect my hair from the sun and keep it healthy looking. I’ve also referenced these great tips on dying my own hair,…

The Bow Hairstyle: From Cute to Glam in a second

You might be wondering why you should even think of sporting such a whimsical hairdo these days because .. well, as an adult by now you know you are not actually a cartoon character. Still..you might just be over that simple messy chignon bun that was so fashionable the past years and yes, you might just want to stand out of the crowd and dressing up with more spark k in your get up is not the worst idea. Here are three reasons why you should try a bow hairstyle: Learning how to do it could be the perfect, quick fix, for a bad hair…