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Dye Your Hair at Home (Like a Professional)

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Even if you are not one of those girls who changes their hair color every month, visiting the hair salon each time you do can quickly become expensive. On the other hand, it can be a real challenge to dye your hair at home if you are inexperienced. The result could be similar to a real-life horror movie. Luckily, the stylists at Organic Hair Salon NYC have put together a detailed guide on how to perform a marvelous professional dye-job at home. You can easily save your money and look like a superstar with our tips!

Do you want professional quality hair dye without the salon? Learn how to dye your hair like a professional, without leaving home.

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Dictionary of Hair Terminology

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Hairstylists literally use their own language sometimes.  There is so much hair terminology and phrases that they use on a daily basis, that might mean nothing to non-cosmetologists.  Do you ever wonder what some of these common phrases that hairstylists use mean?  Well,  if you said “yes,” then you’re in luck!  I’ve compiled a list of all the hair language I could think of, and I’d like to call it the “Dictionary of Hair Terminology.”  I plan to keep this page updated when I think of new terms and/or when new terminology comes into play, so make sure you save it.

Do you ever wonder what all the hairstylist lingo is? Check out this dictionary of hair terminology!

The Hair Terminology:

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Acid Perm– A type of permanent wave that produces softer curls and has a pH level of 6.5 to 8.0.

Activator– A chemical ingredient added to hair bleach to speed the process without creating extra damage. (more…)

Fade Haircut Timelapse

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So last night, my husband desperately wanted me to cut his hair so he could look “fresh” for Thanksgiving, where we will obviously be around family.  He gets a fade haircut and I thought that it might be a cool experiment to time-lapse the whole haircut on my iPad.. and I think the results turned out pretty cool… (more…)

10 Different Types of Hair Brushes

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The type of hair brush you use can literally make or break the style you are going for.  The different shapes, types of bristles and material the brush is made of are all important factors to consider when you are picking a type of brush.  With all the different types of hair brushes, which type is right for your style?  Let me break it down for you…

Have you ever wondered what all of the different types of hair brushes are used for?  There are many different types and they all have a different purpose.

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