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Curly Hair Q&A: Rodney Cutler
Curly hair expert Rodney Cutler answers your hair questions
Aveda's Paco Camp Talks Curls
Aveda stylist Paco Camp wants curlies to embrace their natural texture.
Learning About Lanolin
Lanolin has been used as an emollient in hand and body creams and hair products for many centuries.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Naani's Naturals
NeAisha Campbell's natural hair journey began 11 years ago when she headed off to college. The result of this journey is Naani's Naturals.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Blended Beauty
It's been a busy two and a half years for Blended Beauty. During that time, the Canadian curly-hair product company has grown from five to 23 products -- a vast array of cleansers conditioners, spritzes, lotions, butters masks and puddings. The company has had three web sites, and the products have had three different labels.
What is Cetrimonium Chloride?
Is cetrimonium chloride a silicone? If not, what is it and what is its purpose in my hair-care product? When this ingredient appears on a label with amodimethicone and trideceth-12, does this mean the amodimethicone is now water soluble?
Seaweed: Calming Nourishment from the Sea
Seaweed because it appears in many different hair products. It is definitely something we curly tops should consider adding to our daily beauty regimens.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Hickox Studios
When Justin Hickox decided to develop his own product line, he wanted to make sure that anything with his name on it was the best it could be
Curly Hair Q&A: Tom Brophy
Tom Brophy, inspirational educator and former creative director for Vidal Sassoon, has developed a reputation for his ability to interpret trends for individual clients. London-trained Brophy, who now owns a salon in Beverly Hills, is also a big fan of curly hair. He encourages his clients to work with, rather than against, their natural texture. NaturallyCurly talked to him recently about his philosophy on curls.
Cyclomethicones: A Different Category of Silicones
Cyclomethicones are also favored by formulators because they spread easily on the hair and skin
Curly Hair Q&A: Jonathan Torch
To control your hair completely would require both styling techniques and having the correct curly haircut
What are Humectants?
The most frequently used humectants are diols and triols – compounds which contain two or three hydroxyl groups (-OH) that attract water molecules through hydrogen bonding
Color Experts Reveal Hues Making News This Fall
Time to head to the salon for a seasonal snip, a deep conditioning treatment, and a vibrant new hue
Brazilian Keratin Treatment
Known as Brazilian Keratin Treatment, Brazilian Hair Straightening, Brazilian Blowout or just BKT, the treatment is very popular
Kids Curly Hair Q&A: Should I Brush My Curly's Hair?
You are right about brushing: NEVER brush curly hair!
A Talk with Author Trisha Thomas
NaturallyCurly talked to Trisha Thomas about her novels, the upcoming movie and her own hair-raising experiences.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Hairplay
With the wide variety of mousses, creams, gels, waxes and pomades now on the market, setting lotion has gotten lost in the shuffle. That's why Fritz Clay created his Hairplay Set, a line of setting lotions. These weightless foaming products provide flexible hold for all hair textures.
Humidity, Humectants and Hair
Humectants are used in skin and hair-care products to promote moisture retention.
Curly Q&A: Diane Da Costa
he tight curl or coil is a very challenging texture. Actually, to create and keep the curly look requires a little more effort with styling. You should try the twist out or coily twist out to achieve a more semi-permanent curl pattern which last about two weeks.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Sabino
Sabino believes silicones actually can help the hair by serving as a barrier against damage from appliances and the elements while keeping out frizz-causing moisture in the air. His line of products is designed to protect the hair from all forms of external moisture and humidity while maintaining the right internal moisture content.
The Mane Manual to Curl Philosophies
We've gathered the top experts in the curly world for their bottom-line stance on cutting, cleansing and styling.
Curly Hair Q&A: Titi Branch
Looking for the best way I can rock full curls and manage it on a day-to-day basis.
Amodimethicone and other Amine-functionalized Silicones
It is evident that there exists a considerable amount of confusion in the curly community in regard to whether silicones are good for curly hair and compatible with shampoo free hair care routines.
Curly Hair Q&A: Titi Branch
The differences between silkening and texturizing are simple: the results.
Estee Lauder Acquires Ojon
The Estee Lauder Companies, a manufacturer and marketer of skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products, has agreed to acquire the Ojon Corp., a privately held prestige hair care company based in Canada.