Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa

Tight, curly hair should always be cut dry. Blow dry the hair out with a wide-tooth comb — not completely straight — and leave a little elasticity.

February 25, 2015

Dessert Products That Tempt Your Tresses!

“With dessert-like hair care products, you can still get the same kind of personal sensation and satisfaction without having to eat the chocolate chip cookie, literally. And vanilla, from an aromatherapy perspective, is very calming and soothing.”

February 25, 2015

Monoi Tiare: The Tropical Elixir for Fabulous Hair and Skin

This article features Monoi Tiare (also called Monoi de Tahiti), the fabulous Tahitian oil featured in intoxicating soaps, shampoos, conditioners, oils and even styling pomades — all designed to protect the hair and skin from the ravages of salt water, overexposure to sunlight and everyday dryness we curly tops are all too familiar with.

February 25, 2015

What's Cool This Fall

We’ve got the scoop on the hottest hair trends

February 25, 2015

Curly Hair Q&A: Lorraine Massey

Curly girls are natural weather barometers. Frizz factors reside in different climates on different days. My rule of thumb is to always use more rather than less.

February 25, 2015

Majoring in Curls: Professional Curls

I’ve heard rumors about attitudes about curly versus straight hair in the workplace, so I decided to look into it a little.

February 25, 2015

Update on Contest Winner: Loving My Curls More than Ever!

I’m still working on loving my curls as much as the dozens of people who stop me to tell me how awesome my curls look.

February 25, 2015

Curly Hair Product Spotlight: By Human Designs

Craig Davis has studied healthy living for the more than two decades — from “Planet Health,” his radio talk show on holistic health issues, to nutritional consulting work for companies.

February 25, 2015

Curl Fever Hits Oklahoma

More than 75 people gathered for the first “Just About Curls” event

February 25, 2015

Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Anita Grant

Anita Grant uses heathful ingredients such as papaya, in her products, which include Shampoo Bars, Whipped Butter and Creamy Cafe Latte. Three years ago, as Anita Grant was getting ready […]

February 25, 2015

Spanish Superstar Declares Curls Hot for Summer

Hair with waves, curls and peaks in a variety of hues define the latest look from Spain’s superstar Luis Llongueras and the Llongueras International Team, according to “Modern Salon” magazine’s June issue.

February 25, 2015

Ace — a Fudge convert?

“American Idol” curly guy Ace Young checked out Fudge Putty styling paste at recent LA event.

February 25, 2015

Ouidad Talks Curls with New Book

In the 128-page, soft-cover book, Ouidad debunks the myths of curly hair and reveals the secrets to bringing out its natural beauty.

February 25, 2015

Summerizing Kids’ Skin and Hair

Harsh ultraviolet rays, chlorine and saltwater can wreak havoc on a child’s hair and skin.

February 25, 2015

Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Marsha Coulton

Marsha Coulton launched Curl Junkie after a successful career on Wall Street

February 25, 2015

Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa

Anytime you can still maintain a deep wave pattern when wet, it is considered a texturizer — a technique, which softens and elongates the natural wave for more manageability.

February 25, 2015

Afros are "street-smart"

“Modern Salon” magazine reports that Intercooffure Mondiale, an organization of the world’s top hair styling talents, revealed its latest collection of street-smart urban styles in its “New York Streets” collection. […]

February 25, 2015

About the New Mascaras

There are also new designs for the brushes used to apply mascaras. Take a look at the tiny double-vee rubbery bristles in Maybelline’s new Lash Stylist mascara. The company claims that it improves “lift” by 65%, but what I like about it is the separation it gives my lashes.

February 25, 2015

Curly Kids in the Media

Curls, kinks and coils, once all but ignored by the media, now are celebrated by such companies as GapKids, Nordstrom and Children’s Place.

February 25, 2015

Curly Hair Contest Winner: Loving My Curls!

The way I wash my hair has changed. The way I style my hair has changed. The way I feel about my curls has changed. I realize there are a lot of people out there with curls. I love my curls and I don’t want to straighten my hair anymore.

February 25, 2015