You want to change your hair texture, straighten it or curl it, read this.

Permanents and curls are back.

Springy, curly and wavy hair is back in style! And for those who weren’t born with perfect ringlets, we’re bringing out the perm curlers. Curls, softness and femininity. Curly hair has long been a symbol of femininity, with a history that goes back to the beginning of time. There are a thousand and one [...]

By | 2017-08-11T15:59:55+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Curls & Relaxers, Curls, & Textures, Hairstyling|Comments Off on Permanents and curls are back.

STRAIGHTENERS: What are the differences?

After having written a series of articles on straighteners, over the years, particularly during the formaldehyde scandal, people contacting us these days still seem to need further clarification on different straightening methods. Having moved on from Brazilian straightening, which contains formaldehyde and was banned by Health Canada due to the health risks it poses, [...]

By | 2017-08-11T16:21:58+00:00 November 24th, 2016|Curls & Relaxers, Straighteners, Straightners, Uncategorized|Comments Off on STRAIGHTENERS: What are the differences?

Curls that will turn heads

Who ever imagined that curls would make a big comeback? And yet, of all the hairdos seen on the runways at this year’s top spring and summer fashion shows, they were all anyone could talk about! In the industry lingo, curls are what’s otherwise known as a permanent—a term I try to avoid as it [...]

By | 2016-06-09T13:34:05+00:00 May 27th, 2014|Curls, & Textures|Comments Off on Curls that will turn heads

Status report: Keratins, straighteners, relaxers

All women with curly hair know what a chore it is to style it properly. The curls look gorgeous while still wet. But as it dries (even naturally), the hair often becomes frizzy and shapeless. That’s why techniques and products for managing wavy hair are so popular. But with all the hair straighteners, relaxers and other [...]

By | 2016-06-09T17:03:10+00:00 August 29th, 2012|Curls, & Textures, Straightners|Comments Off on Status report: Keratins, straighteners, relaxers