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Fri 05.01
The Busy Girl’s Guide to Great Hair

The Busy Girl’s Guide to Great Hair

Now that I’m in my 40’s, a lot of things have changed in life (I have a family, I run my own business, and much, much more), but one thing has stayed the same: I feel like the best version of myself when I take care of myself.

Fri 04.03
Bumble & bumble Founder Starts New Haircare Line

Bumble & bumble Founder Starts New Haircare Line

The first time I spent a good chunk of money on my hair, I was just entering high school. I went to Bumble & bumble, which was near my apartment at the time, and got a razor haircut, a choppy, short cut done only with a razor.

Tue 02.17
A Fekkai Stylist on the Hair Myths You Need to Know About

A Fekkai Stylist on the Hair Myths You Need to Know About

How should you condition your hair if it’s greasy? Worried about chopping off your hair? Check out tips from Fekkai Melrose Place Stylist, David Pappalardo, as he busts the five hair myths he says drive him crazy!

Mon 11.17
L'ANZA Healing Haircare

L’ANZA Healing Haircare

A Warren-Tricomi vet recently opened a unique salon concept. Called The Ammon Carver Salon & Studio, it’s a hybrid photo studio and hair salon founded by Ammon Carver (don’t be intimated by his good looks; he’s exceedingly friendly!).

Wed 08.27
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L’Oréal Professionnel Absolut Repair Lipidium

The last time I used a L’Oreal hair product I felt like I was washing my hair with Tide. It was a soapy, overly-lathered, big mess…the products also kind of smelled like Tide. At about $3.99 for a shampoo and conditioner you can’t really complain, but needless to say it was not an experience I want to replicate.

Fri 06.27
Summer Beauty Tips for Asian Hair and Skin

Summer Beauty Tips for Asian Hair and Skin

In my latest Harper’s Bazaar column, I talk beauty tips for Asian hair and skin! Read the full article here…

Thu 06.19
Frugal Snob

Frugal Snob: Tresemme Fresh Start Volumizing Dry Shampoo

I can’t live without dry shampoo. My hair is so thin that if I didn’t break out of my habit of washing it everyday I was going to go bald before the age of 40 (especially because more often than not I also have my hair up in a tight ponytail…bad, very bad…). Unfortunately when you work out pretty much every day and your hair gets gross and sweaty that’s hard to do…

Fri 05.30
Effortless Beach Waves Take Effort

The Incredible Effort Behind “Effortless” Beach Waves

I love the sexy beach waves that off-duty models always seem to be sporting. Is it because they’re coming from a job where some genius hairdresser carefully crafted the look? Do they live on the beach?? I’ve been trying for years to learn the secret, only to realize that the appearance of effortlessness actually requires a pretty serious effort

Tue 05.20
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BROO Wants You To Wash Your Hair With Beer

Man you can learn a lot roaming the aisles at Whole Foods! Did you know, for example, that beer is actually great for your hair? Well, it is, and that premise is precisely the basis for BROO.