With its signature blue hue, the cornflower is more than just a sight for sore eyes – it is a traditional remedy for them, too. This tubular flower, also known as “bachelor’s button,” features soothing, softening and anti-inflammatory properties to relieve tired, irritated eyes. It is no wonder, then, that cornflower water is the star … Continue reading Soothing Cornflower
With delicate, abundant petals that range in color from palest white to vibrant red, the peony has long served as the traditional flower of China. This spring perennial, known as the “king of the flowers,” has come to symbolize wealth, honor and royalty – and it is known for its healing powers, too. Since ancient … Continue reading The Power of Peony
Overwashing, repeated coloring, styling, and harsh external aggressors take a toll on hair color, leaving it faded, damaged and dull. KLORANE’s new Color Enhancing Collection uses Moroccan pomegranate extract to protect color and revive its intensity, shine, and strength. The Collection includes: Klorane Anti-Fade Shampoo With Pomegranate Klorane Conditioner With Pomegranate Klorane Leave-In Cream With … Continue reading NEW From Klorane: Color Enhancing Collection
Who doesn’t love summer weather? Of course, too much of a good thing can go to your head – quite literally. Don’t let the extra exposure to humidity and sunshine wreak havoc on your hair. Here’s how to beat the heat for beautiful hair this season: DON’T settle for limp locks. Meeting friends for happy … Continue reading Hair Alert! Summer ’Dos and Don’ts
The short answer: orange. After my first appointment, I am now, basically, a red-head. The technical term for my very warm, light brown/dark blonde color is “brassy.” Sounds like a nightmare, right? Actually, it was exactly what we expected. As I mentioned in last week’s post, I made the choice to go lighter in stages … Continue reading Like A (Bleach) Virgin – What Happens When Dark Brown Hair And Bleach Mix?