Like Mother, Like Daughter

Have you ever looked in the mirror and thought, “I look just like my mom?” Well, that’s because you probably do! We have two copies of each of our genes – one from our mothers and one from our fathers. Our hair color and texture is dictated by such genes. According to Julie Oh, a […]

Braids are Making Waves!

What do you have in your bathroom storage closet? I recently did some spring cleaning and found some forgotten about – but had to buy and try – hair accessories. I pulled out at least 3 different size barrels of curling irons, hot curlers, those bendy curlers, and a crimper. ACK! Did I really crimp […]

Hair of a Different Color

Remember the rainbow of a horse that paraded through the Emerald City in the Wizard of Oz? When Dorothy asks about him, the guard says: “He’s the Horse of a Different Color you’ve heard tell about!” Although not usually so pastel, horses do come in a wide range of colors and it’s something breeders are […]

What a tangled web we weave

Long hair is prone to tangles. Ripping through tangles with a comb or a brush will damage your hair — making it even more prone to tangling and worse, breakage. Follow these tips and even if you have the most fragile hair, enhance it’s health and maximize control of tangles throughout the day. Start in […]

Color without the Commitment

Chalk. It’s not just for blackboards anymore! Hair chalking is an easy way to get cool tie-dyed tips — without any serious commitment! But read through this post before you decide. Hair chalking has been around for a little while now and it’s an easy way to temporarily add color to your locks. If you […]

Mirror, Mirror

Your hair is a reflection of your personality; the quality, a sign of your health. If taken care of, your shiny, strong, luxurious hair will only add to your overall beauty. Devon B. Katzev, President of Straight Arrow, says, “Our Original formula Mane ‘n Tail shampoo and its companion conditioner have been a best kept […]

A Mane ‘n Tail quiz on how well you listen.

Do you have dry, dull, flaky winter hair? Did you not follow our advice on avoiding Jack Frost’s hair wreaking wrath? Spring is right around the corner, another chance to follow our advice for dry hair treatments! Exposure to harsh chemicals is the main external factor that leads to dry hair. But do you answer […]

There is a hair DO in less than 10 minutes!

Give me 10 minutes and I’ll give you 600 seconds. Give Kristin Ess from The Beauty Department 10 minutes and you’ll look pretty quick! I’ve read plenty of lists of things you can do in under 10 minutes. Use a spare ten minutes to change one of the beds sheets. Watering, clipping, fertilizing, and rotating […]

Fun in Florida, but not for my hair!

Wondering why this blog has been so quiet? I took a vacation last week from the winter of the North to the warmer weather of the South. Coming from a colder climate to the warm climate of Florida (Pine Island to be exact) really had an effect on my hair! First of all, it was […]

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi

“Will someone get this big walking carpet out of my way?” – Princess Leia, Star Wars Let’s all be thankful that Star Wars Wookie, Chewbacca’s look didn’t become trendy. It’s much easier to try and imitate Princess Leia’s iconic buns. For those of us who did, and I know you’re out there, we know accomplishing […]

 
 
 

¡La plaza Times Square de la ciudad de Nueva York descubre el secreto!

¡Chequea el cartel electrónico de anuncios en la plaza Times Square de Nueva York durante las fiestas!

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