Four Qualities You Need To Succeed As A Cosmetologist

Posted on: 22 June 2016

If you want a career as a cosmetologist, you'll need to find a quality beauty academy to attend. But education is not the only thing you need to succeed in this industry. Here's a look at four qualities that will help you in this often-demanding career path. If you feel like you're lacking in these qualities, taking some time to cultivate them within yourself will benefit you as you embark on your journey into the world of cosmetology.
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3 Tips For Staying Cool In Your Wig This Summer

Posted on: 13 June 2016

If you wear a wig, you are in a unique position to keep your hair cool this summer. Here are a few tips to help you embrace wearing your wig in the summertime and enjoy a cool head while you are at it! #1 Change Your Hairstyle Many people change up their hair during the summer in order to stay cool; these changes can involve a new haircut or even a new hair color.
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Listen To Your Salon Stylist: 8 Chemical-Free Ways To Volumize Fine Hair Naturally

Posted on: 7 June 2016

Do you have thin, fine or limp hair? If you're concerned about hair products that contain damaging chemicals, listen to your hair salon stylist who may have some excellent tips for adding body and volume to your tresses. Before you resort to wearing hair extensions or wigs, try these tried-and-true tips to volumize your hair naturally: 1. Add Baking Soda to Your Wash Routine Baking soda cleanses your hair thoroughly. It may help rid soap residue and oils, both of which can weigh down your hair and make it look limp and lifeless.
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Coloring Your Hair? 3 Ways To Avoid An Allergic Reaction To Hair Color

Posted on: 2 June 2016

Just as some people are seriously allergic to peanuts or shellfish, some people experience a severe allergic reaction when they come into contact with hair color. Approximately one out of every 250,000 people is allergic to a chemical ingredient in hair color called paraphenylenediamine or PPD for short. While rare, allergic reactions to hair color can prove to be life threatening. For this reason, colorists are urged to perform allergy testing on clients who have never had their hair colored before.
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