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How To Remove Rainbow Hair Dye

Rainbow hair colors are supposed to be temporary. Most people look for tricks to make rainbow hair last longer but sometimes you just need the opposite. Maybe the color you choose doesn’t suit you, or it’s just time to try something new. There are many reasons you may want to remove rainbow hair, but getting rid of Manic Panic and other semi-permanent dyes can be a struggle. Keep reading if you are ready to leave your unicorn hair behind (or just want to change to a mermaid inspired do, for that matter!). Change To A Different Shade If you...

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Hair Dusting: How To Dust Hair To Keep The Length

One of the most well known rules for growing long hair usually sounds something like “Do not skip trims” or “Trim your hair ends every few weeks”. Which makes total sense, because you don’t want to end up with split ends going up your long but totally unhealthy looking hair. However, it does feel that when you go to the hairdresser and lose a couple of inches you are loosing a lot of hair that took ages to grow! Hair dusting is the hairdresser approved solution to keeping your hair long while getting regular trims and avoiding the frazzled...

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Olaplex vs Smartbond: Which One Prevents Bleaching Damage?

If you bleach or chemically treat your hair you are probably already well aware of Olaplex, the miracle hair treatment that prevents hair damage and dramatically improves the condition of chemically processed hair. The Olaplex system is made of three different products, two to be used by professionals at the time of your hair appointment, and a weekly deeply conditioning pre-shampoo treatment that you apply at home. The hair bonding formula is patented and heavily guarded, but it’s not surprising that competing products are already in the market. One of those competing products, launched by cosmetology and hair giant L’Oreal,...

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Dutch Braids: How To and Best Products

Dutch braids are without a doubt one of the best hairstyles for summer, or for when you haven’t had time to wash your hair and still need to look like you made an effort. A Dutch braid is very similar to a French braid, as you add strands of hair as you are braiding. However, instead of adding the new strand over the old one you will add it underneath, which makes it a bit more complicated to master but bigger in volume and texture. You can start with a dutch plaid at the top of your head, and...

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Balayage VS Highlights VS Ombre

If you want to go lighter but not necessarily full-on blonde, there are several techniques your hair stylist will discuss with you. Balayage, highlights and ombre are the three most popular techniques to add some texture to the hair by lightening some strands. Depending on the end result you are looking for, one will be best suited than the others, so keep reading to learn everything about the differences between highlights vs balayage and other popular hair techniques such as Ombre or Sombre. What are Highlights? And Balayage? Highlights are done with foil, which keeps the bleach or lightener...

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