Curly Care Tips

Caring for your curls

01
Oct

Highlights 101: Everything You Need To Know Before You Color Your Hair

  HIGHLIGHTS 101: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU COLOR YOUR HAIR The fall season is officially here! Pumpkin spice and spooky vibes fill the air, so why not fill your hair with some warm highlights?! Whether you dream of beautiful bronze, cool caramel, or rose gold highlights, we have you covered! Maybe you already have light hair, but still want to get some dimension, so why not try some lowlights?! Highlights and lowlights can bring out your cheekbones, make your eye color pop, and even make your face...
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18
Sep

Wash Day: The Ultimate Guide For Healthier Hair

Washing your hair every day can lead to damaged or brittle hair because it strips your hair of natural oils that keep it healthy! That being said, it’s still a good idea to make sure that your hair is clean and not overly greasy. So what should you do? Cut down to two wash days per week Try Sulfate-Free Cleansers & Scalp Exfoliation Sulfate-Free Cleansers: Sulfate-Free Cleansers, like our Curlfection One Step Cream Cleanser, maintain the natural oils in your hair. Shampoos containing sulfates will strip your hair of its...
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18
Sep

3 Ways To Handle Your Fragile Wet Hair

3 Ways to Handle Your Fragile Wet Hair Your curls are at their most fragile state when they are wet, which is why it is so important to treat wet hair with care. If you overwork your curls while they are wet, there is a bigger chance of damaging and breaking your hair! This means more time spent repairing and that’s no fun! Here are a few tips to keep wet hair damage to a minimum and help frizz control. Combing Wet Curls: It may seem like a harmless detangling,...
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18
Sep

7 Reasons Why You Shouldnt Wash Your Hair Everyday

7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Wash Your Hair Every day When it comes to hair care, everyone has a different style, and for some of us, that means we wash our hair every day without knowing the true harm that we could be doing to our curly lock Washing your hair every day can cause some serious hair damage! Read below to find out why you may want a day or two between washes… 1. It’s Time Consuming Shampooing your hair takes a few minutes every time you do it....
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07
Jun

Colors For Summer

One of the most anticipated seasons of the year is finally underway- summer! As the warm weather gets closer and new styles start to make their debut, new colors slowly start making their way in. Sure, nothing beats a long, curly mane of black hair but why not add some color to make your ringlets pop?! Most fear adding color to their hair because they are afraid of damaging their curl pattern. If you plan to go blonde, a smart idea would be to start off slow and eventually obtain...
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06
Jun

Tips For Managing Kids Hair

There is probably one thing more frustrating than dealing with your own hair– dealing with your kid’s hair! Sure, we all love our kids dearly but we can admit that patience for hair styling and children do not coincide. They don’t enjoy getting their hair untangled nor do they care for having their hair done in the first place. However, it is important to oversee the health of your kid’s hair and make sure they look presentable. Good thing there are tablets and toys to keep your children entertained while...
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07
Apr

Get the most out of your salon service * Tips from your curl stylist *

  Always Come in With Dry Curls (Also Known as Second-Day Hair) Don’t come in with wet or pulled back hair as it defeats the purpose (and wastes time) of the service you want to get done. Curly cuts are called ‘dry curly cuts’ because they’re done when the curls are in full effect so your stylist can see where they will fall when cut. Pulling your hair back or coming in with a blow out before your appointment also alters its shape so you will have to wash it...
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02
Apr

Prepping Curls For Summer

The season we’ve all been waiting for is only a few months away. Just a few more weeks of the cold and we’re set to go for the warm weather. It’s no secret the winter is probably the worst time to flaunt your curls. The cold weather makes them dry and brittle resulting in more frequent deep conditioning sessions. For those that live busy lives, managing your curls is an added job. Protective styles are a great alternative and if you have long hair, you have an advantage because you...
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15
Mar

Techniques To Try For 2019

Every year, we are all introduced to new tips and tricks on how to manage our curls. Just a few years ago, curls were as simple as just adding water and conditioner. Now, we have certain ways to produce the most defined curls, what temperature the water should be on when washing our hair and how often we should wash it. What may seem like a commitment and a lengthy process to some can actually be simple depending on your knowledge. For instance, deep conditioning plays a large role in...
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30
Jan

2019 Predictions

When it comes to the world of curls, we never know what to expect for the years to come. Just a few years ago, curly hair was barely being sported in lieu of straight hair being the beauty standard. Now, we have so many appreciated variations of curls that it’s almost impossible to think about what trends are next to come. Last year, the blonde highlights became a popular choice amongst curly haired girls. We even saw a few pixie cuts surfacing. We find that most girls choose their next...
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30
Jan

How To Stretch Your Style

The goal of a wash-and-go is to make it last for as many days as possible. It’s a very frustrating feeling to have your style ruined by the second day because you sweat it out at the gym. It can be a tough battle deciding to change your lifestyle or to maintain your curls for the week. Sometimes it doesn’t have to be a battle, however. Whether it’s wearing a silk wrap to protect yourself from the sauna’s heat or washing your hair on a week where you don’t have...
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03
Jan

2018 Curly Fads

This year, the curly hair community definitely added some new styles and twists to their natural routines. Sure, wash-and-gos were still a thing, but when introduced to pixie cuts and blonde streak highlights, a lot followed the trend. Curls are already fun as they are and the possibilities are endless regarding what you can do with them. A lot have been going with the pixie cut trend as it allows them to feel free and removes their label of being just “the girl with curly hair.” Highlights are always fun...
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28
Dec

Smoothing Treatment Questions Answered

Most Popular Smoothing Treatment Questions Answered… Sale is June 1 – June 30 ——— This Treatment has NO down time ———- You may wet/wash your hair the same day ———- Yes please book your color and haircut on the same day ———- Swimming in salt water or chlorine is absolutely fine ———- Stays for 3 months ———- You need to use sulfate free (on sale!) shampoo to maintain ———- You may keep your sale price of $199 If you Maintain your treatment within 4 months (16 weeks) Book Now
12
Dec

Tackling Dry Split Ends

  Dry, split ends are a nightmare for almost anyone with curly hair. Even if the majority of your hair is healthy, unmoisturized ends virtually cancel that out. Notice how we are advised to pay the most attention to our ends when washing and styling our hair- that’s because the ends are the most prone to dryness and breakage. Even washing your hair too much can have a negative effect on them as it can dry them out if washed consistently in a short period of time. And here’s the...
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20
Sep

Different Shapes You Can Achieve With Your Next Curly Cut

The beauty of curly hair is that it comes in all shapes and sizes. The texture of your natural hair and the shape of your face play a role in which shape suits you the best. Luckily for some, their curls already fall into the shape that they want and a curly trim is all you need. Others seek curly cuts (highly recommended)for their new look or use protective styles like braids or twists in order to achieve their desired look. It is also a matter of length and tightness...
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06
Sep

Detanging Curls – For Parents

There’s only one thing more difficult than detangling your own hair- detangling your kid’s hair! While most parents hate the process of detangling, it’s something they certainly know how to maneuver around without crying and yelling. It’s completely understandable, though- no one enjoys tugging and detangling their hair, especially when it isn’t cooperating. However, with a good use of effective products and knowing your child’s hair, this process can be much more seamless. If your son or daughter has tighter curls, it’s best to keep in mind that you will...
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