Whip it, whip it real good.


What does a colorist know about a whisk you ask? Well, what people don’t realize is that colorists use a whisk to mix color all day long. I don’t know the science of it nor how the design of the Stainless Steel Mini Whisk by Pampered Chef makes it different from any other whisks, but what I do …

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A must for highlighted hair.


Getting our hair the color we love no longer means we have to deal with crispy hair. Olaplex Hair Perfector has revolutionized the way we color hair. We can now push those highlights one step further. Olaplex Hair Perfector is the first product to actually repair your hair. This treatment has saved many heads of over processed hair. Using …

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Intense moisture doesn’t mean greasy face.


Follow the link, and moisturize your face.

At first I was afraid, I was petrified…


I remember seeing something like this in my grandfather’s bathroom, and being afraid of it. It was a sign of danger. Years later when I stared shaving, based on the amount of irritation I got from modern-day razors, I was petrified to go near it because I thought it would be double maybe even triple the …

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Goodbye dry hands.


A friend of mine, Inanna, turned me onto Hand Food by Soap & Glory. Being that we are both hairdressers, our hands are constantly being washed or in water. Before each client, while shampooing, and after applying products. Our hands are always dry and look like scaly old lady lizard hands! The greatest thing about Hand …

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A little help for summer ends

Viva Coconut Oil

Now that summer is over and we start to get back into reality, we realize our hair is a mess. Whether we were at the beach all summer, bleaching our hair lighter, or we just plainly neglected our hair. Whatever it is, it is now time to get on track and get our hair healthy …

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Poop bags aren’t just for dogs… They’re great for poopy diapers too!

Dog Bag Roll

You’re out and about and your baby releases a spawn of satan poop, and you’re nowhere a garbage. Now you’re stuck carrying around a stinky diaper, and people are thinking you are crop dusting as you walk by. Well here is a simple trick that my husband did and I was like “Why didn’t I think …

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How can your face can be oily and dry at the same time?

melissa day cream resize

Winter is here, and our skin can do some weird things. My skin tends to be on the oily side, but I do get a dry patches. So the hunt for the perfect moisturizer, for me, took a really long time, like years. Oily skin products made my dry areas look like Eczema. Normal skin moisturizers …

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Dry scalp season in here. Yay!! (JK)

astera soothing fluid

  It’s that time of year again. That time of year where it’s cold outside, heat is turned up high inside. We go out into the world bundled up, to walk into an overheated store, and our bodies just don’t know how to regulate it all. Our skin and lips become very dry. People lotion/moisturize …

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The perfect hair tie.


A good amount my clients come into the salon, with their hair in ponytails, and their hair tie wrapped around so tight that you can see the cuticle layer being exfoliated off. When I tell them that wearing a hair tie that tight is really bad for their hair, they usually respond “but two times around …

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