Tag Archives: brittle

Is Summer-Swimming Hurting your Hair?

Quite possibly. Salt water in the ocean, as well as chlorine in pool water, can both easily damage our hair. Especially considering that blazing hot sun and high heat and humidity are often problems too. If you’re enjoying time outdoors hiking or golfing or puttering around in your garden, try to cover your hair and scalp […]

Help Keep Your Hair Happy Going into the New Year

Many people go out on New Year’s Eve and enjoy some adult beverages or partake in a champagne toast at midnight. For most people, done safely and in moderation (and never driving after drinking), this should be ok. However, excessive alcohol consumption can be bad for our hair (not to mention other potential health and […]

Fall Weather Hair Tips

Changes in the weather can take a toll on your hair making it lackluster, dry, frizzy, and brittle. You can help make your hair shiny, ­bouncy, and smooth by ­following these easy tips: Load your diet with fall foods that are good for your hair and skin. Drink plenty of water which can help to […]

Keeping Your Hair Fresh and Vibrant During Hot Summer Months

Summer is a great time to go outside, let your hair down, and have some fun! Only one problem: the harsh summer heat could be damaging your hair. There are many different ways you could help protect your hair and scalp from even the hottest of summer days.   Tip 1: Cover up your hair! […]

Justin Bieber’s New ‘Do

Similar to last year when Justin Bieber first went blond, the news and social media are once again buzzing about his new look after a recent appearance on the Today show: It isn’t healthy to use permanent colors and chemicals on your hair all the time. Overly processed hair can become brittle, dry, and rough. […]

Winter Hair Care

We previously wrote about some Secrets to Healthy Hair in Winter, but since this particular winter has been especially harsh in New England and temperatures changes can be an enemy of our hair, here is some additional information about winter hair care. Winter weather can lead to things like static electricity, split ends, dry frizz, and […]