Curly Hair 101

Use Aqualizer shampoo, a gentle clarifying shampoo, after every swimming activity. It clarifies buildups from chlorine residue and minerals found in hard water. Then following up with leave-in treatments Protein Boost and Repair Cream. It's best to put these products on before and after getting...

There’s always challenges when it comes to curls; frizziness, dryness, breakage etc. What’s the solution?  1. Condition, condition, and repeat with deep therapy masque. This is the only way to keep the curls healthy. No short cuts! 2. Stay away from oils. Oils dehydrate the hair and create build-up,...

Have you ever finished a haircut with your stylist and your finishing style makes you just want to take your stylist home with you so that they can style your hair every morning? The feeling is mutual! My at home blow outs have no comparison...

From honey blonde to chestnut browns, to fiery ombres, and beautiful balayages, there are so many hair color trends to choose from as we kick off the new year. You may be tempted to try out a few different colors this year and we don’t...

It’s amazing how the year goes by so quickly and, suddenly, before we know it, here comes the holidays again. As we’re just a few days away from the celebrations and get togethers, it’s time to wrap up your holiday shopping. If you’re still wondering on...

Before you know it, your planner will be packed with holiday parties, Secret Santa get togethers, and ugly Christmas sweater parties. Next Wednesday at 6pm, December 13th, we will be hosting a wine and cheese party at Christo Fifth Avenue to give our curly friends...

Halloweekend is just about a week away - is your costume ready? No? Don't worry, mine either. It's typical of me to wait until last minute to scramble around and look for what I’m going to pull off this year. Since I’ve been all about embracing...

If you’re like me and inherited a head full of curls from Mom, there’s a good chance the two of you approached your curls in very different ways as you grew up. From a child to a teenager, my mom painfully brushed out my curls...