Essential Oils Revealed

August 21, 2015

 

The virtues of essential oils have been recorded for centuries, and aid in everything from relaxation to healing. The ancient practice dates back to biblical times, when oils were extracted from the roots, stalks, leaves and flowers of plants to cope with a variety of health issues. In the last decade essential oils have made a comeback, and are receiving a great deal of attention as a natural alternatives to harsh chemical treatments. With the popularity of essential oils on the rise, it’s important to understand how to apply them, and how to determine if they are high…

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What Exactly Is Balayage And Why Do We Love It?

August, 14, 2015

Balayage has been around for a while but this timeless technique is creeping its way back into being one of the most popular hair color requests in salons today.


What is balayage?
 
Balayage is a French word meaning to sweep or to paint. It allows for a sun-kissed natural looking hair colour – similar to what nature gives us as children – with softer, less noticeable regrowth lines. The principal idea being; How is it applied? 

Balayage is applied on the surface and not saturated through the section until the very tips, otherwise you would have a streak of colour…

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3 Foods for Stronger Nails

August 7, 2015

Hands and feetNothing can ruin a woman’s mood faster than a broken nail. Luckily, a little smart nutritional planning can help you avoid the stress that comes with brittle nails. When you add these three foods to your diet, you’ll strengthen your nails from the inside out.

Eggs.Hair and skin cells are built mainly from a protein called keratin, but if you want healthy keratin levels and strong nails, you’ll need a diet high in protein. Eggs are a great source, and they also contain B12 – a vitamin that…

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