Why Get a DryBar Blowout?

Because it feels so good to get your hair washed by someone else

Because a scalp massage is like AWESOME

Because you get to watch girly movies while drinking really good coffee

Because it makes your hair look shiny & bouncy

Because it always looks 10 times better than when you try to blow dry your own hair

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Love these travel size bottles great for the gym bag! I use the triple sec as a dry shampoo ūüôā¬†FullSizeRender-112

Tried the bay breeze treatment & loved it so much I bought the treatment for at home use.  The professional grade treatment penetrates into the hair fiber to instantly review dry, dull, thirsty hair, leaving your locks silky-soft, shiny, detangled and healthy-looking.IMG_4874mini me loves her new lemon drop brush

http://www.thedrybar.com

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Silicone Free Haircare

I’ve noticed that when I use products that have silicones my curls go away. I’ve been trying to use products that don’t have silicones (it seems like¬†every hair product has them).¬†What works for one person may not work for you, but these ¬†ingredients cause the same amount of damage to all hair types. A¬†product with a lot of silicones that will coat your hair & you will need a clarifying shampoo to remove the build-up.

 

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Water Soluble Silicones 

Dimethicone Copolyol

Lauryl Methicone Copolyol

Hydrolyzed wheat protein (Hydroxypropyl Polysiloxane)

Any Silicone with PEG as a prefix

Non Soluble (not water soluble)

Trimethylsilylamodimetheicone

Dimethicone

Phenyl Trimethicone

Cetearyl Methicone

Dimethiconol

Amodimethicon

Stearyl Dimethicone

Cyclomethicone

Cetyl Dimethicone

Cyclopentasiloxane

Behenoxy Dimethicone

Stearoxy Dimethicone

Fact: Soluble and non-soluble silicones coat the hair

Sulfates are also really damaging & most shampoos contain harsh, drying sulfates that are extremely damaging for curly hair (ammonium laureth sulfate, ammonium lauryl sulfate, sodium laureth sulfate, sodium lauryl sulfate, etc

At Home Hair Glazing

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Yea that’s Iggy lol

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¬†I would bleach my hair so much in the past (therefore its very porous) the darker color I have now tends to fade & get reddish tones after 4 or 5 shampoos. ¬†That is why I use Redken Shades EQ to refresh the color & keep it from turning red. It’s ¬†very easy to work with¬†& it glazes your hair to create shiny healthy¬†strands. I highly recommend this brand if your looking to¬†add some spice to your hair.¬†IMG_2635

I also use Agave healing oil & Matrix “Break Fix” after washing & conditioning my hair. The¬†Agave is a lightweight oil that smells great & it contains coconut extract.

Btw I use a cotton t-shirt to dry my hair. Rubbing your hair with a towel while wet can break the hair shafts and lead to damaged strands. 
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KEY INGREDIENTS
Acidic pH = Ensures gentle processing for outstanding condition and shine Long-Lasting Colorants = Creates vibrant haircolor that fades on tone No-Ammonia, No-Lift Formula = Won’t lighten hair’s natural pigment; minimizes swelling and cuticle damage Wheat Amino Acids = Help lock in moisture and protect condition of hair Silicone = Improves shine and wet combatability

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Flat Irons 

So I recently purchased a new flat iron because I gave away my GHD flat iron to my sister in law. I got this new one at Cosmoprof & I am so pleased with it. Much better than the GHD & CHI ( I had a CHI flat iron before the GHD) This Paul Mitchell flat iron leaves my hair so much shinier & smoother. I’ve never tried Titanium anything on my hair but it seems like my hair loves it ! 
I always let my hair air dry & I use Tresemme heat tamer spray on my locks. The mini Babybliss flat iron is for my baby hairs & touch ups. I highly recommened these amazing flat irons they get the job done!! You know what I mean ūüėĀ           p

I Love All Things Coconut

IMG_0768Another Walgreen’s beauty buy. My first time using RenPure shampoo & I must say it was lovely. I really liked how creamy it was & it made my hair smell¬†yummy. I didn’t use the matching conditioner because I have a ton of other conditioners at home already. Do you like switching up your¬†shampoos ???

NOT VIRGIN!

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Love the ingredients in this product, it does hydrate the hair & makes it seem a lot more smoother.

 

I think it’s a great mask before cleansing the hair but not as a leave in or styling product. I usually massage into my scalp & then I add it to the rest of my hair while I do housework.

 

I do not like it as a leave in conditioner because it smells like $#%& way¬†too strong & unpleasant. Y’all know I don’t like gross smelling anything. I also don’t like the texture of¬†my hair when I use it as a leave in conditioner, it feels¬†sticky/ greasy (YUCK) Yes I tried using less product still got the same greasy feel.

 

Nope, ¬†I won’t purchase this again. Sorry Lush, at least I ¬†LOVE your bath bombs ūüėČ