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Mixed Chicks Leave-In Conditioner

Curly hair can be difficult to style – you want it to look healthy and for the curls to be defined, but it can’t be heavy or greasy.  Bonus if it actually nourishes your hair instead of drying it out or coating it with tons of silicone which can leave your hair brittle and more […]

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Kerastase Hairsprays: Laque Couture and Laque Noire

Kerastase has to be one of my favourite brands for styling, and so I turned to it for hair spray.  If we’re talking strictly hairspray, there are two kinds to choose from: Laque Couture and Laque Noire.  Couture has lighter hold and Noire has more hold. What I love about both of these is that […]

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Shu Uemura BB Blow Dry Beautifiers

This summer, #gonudewithshu. Blow-drying your hair doesn’t have to be a chore, and Shu Uemura has two new products that make it easier.  The new BB Blow Dry Beautifiers help hair dry faster and smoother, but still have it look natural.  It’s like BB cream for the hair because of the multitude of benefits that […]

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New Matrix Air Dry Boho Creams

While nothing beats the finished look of blown out hair, it’s air drying that’s making a comeback this season.  Personally, I love the look of blow-drying my hair, but usually I do let it air dry.  Air drying is more gentle for my naturally dry and curly hair, especially since I end up washing it […]

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Urban Moisture for Dry Hair

If you have dry curly hair, you know the need for something slippery and light to make it look its best.  Shu Uemura is turning into one of my favourite hair care brands.  The formulas are elegant, and they are usually very moisturizing, working without weighing your hair down.  I love a dual-phase spray because it’s […]

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Drybar Sparkling Soda

I love me a good shine spray – they’re perfect for taming frizz and giving hair a dose of moisture.  If I want staying power then I use a hairspray, but most days I just need a bit of TLC, and so I’ve been turning to Drybar’s Sparkling Soda shine mist ($35).  It’s light-weight but […]

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Shu Uemura Straightforward Time Saving Blow Dry Oil

I hate blow-drying my hair.  It takes forever, and by the time I’m done I’m sweating because of the exercise and the sweat on my scalp makes my hair frizzy meaning I need to keep blow drying.  Anything that can speed it up is needed, and so these days I’ve been using Shu Uemura’s Blow […]

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New Gentle Care for Curly Hair from Kerastase

If you have curly hair, you might know that it requires some special TLC.  You need to make sure that it’s clean, but not dried out, and curls need moisture but not so much that they get weighed down.   Kerastase’s new Discipline Curl line of products might just be the products I use for […]

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No-Weight Shine On Your Hair

Shiny hair… it’s that one thing that we want and it’s just within our reach.  A good wash and some light conditioning is really all you need, and less is more when it comes to putting styling products in your hair.  In the past, I’ve been a huge fan of Kerastase’s Elixer Ultime.  It’s a […]

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Drybar Triple Sec 3-in-1

I’m all about using texturizing products these days. They add a bit of grit to a blow-out so that you can hair hair that looks a little undone. The truth is that an undone texture is easier to maintain than a look of perfection and I think that’s part of the appeal of using texturizing […]

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