Thehair 

DOING THIS ONCE A WEEK WILL CHANGE YOUR HAIR

My hair stylist Tiffani Patchett (of Suite Caroline) gave me the best hair tip the other day for a weekly bring your hair back to life treatment. When she told me that she had met with the Christophe Robin and that he had given her this tutorial, my interested was of course piqued. I am a die-hard Robin fan and in fact, it’s pretty much the only line I use at the moment, other than Shu Uemura, a little Bumble and bumble and Ouai. She applied this cocktail on my hair, and I’m serious – my…

Read More
Thehair 

THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO STRESS-FREE SUMMER HAIR

Summer is about effortless hair, which is why I’ve put together a little list of my favorite warm weather go-tos. Avoid unnecessary breakage, control unwanted waviness and even treat and rehydrate damaged hair like never before. These are the ultimate products to keep your mane looking perfect during short weekend getaways or even a staycation in the city. Say bye-bye to fuzzy frizz and hello to healthy modern hair. Mason Pearson Detangler Brush – Less breakage, increased hair follicle stimulation and the minimalist vanity essential. A no-brainer. Oribe Anti Humidity Spray – The best way to keep those teeny tiny micro frizzies at bay. Aesop Rose Masque –…

Read More
Thehair 

CHRISTOPHE ROBIN’S ROSE WATER LINE ENDED MY FEAR OF TRYING NEW HAIR PRODUCTS

I am often hesitant to try new shampoos, conditioners and even styling products. Following a scary experience with a keratin hair mask a few years back, I couldn’t bring myself to branch out. I dreaded more major breakage. Yikes. Once I finally built up my confidence, I started using Philip Kingsley’s line, which is specifically geared towards hair regrowth and stabilization. I love their shampoos and conditioners. There are no frills or fancy smells. They just get the job done. A few weeks ago, I was getting a wedding hair…

Read More
Thehair 

’70S BEAUTY REDUX: SMOOTH HAIR, SOFT EYES & GOOD VIBES

The ‘70s were a time of good movies, good music and even better style. Flowing silhouettes, fringe, funky prints and flared denim reigned supreme under the direction of laid-back hippie vibes. Let us not forget the beauty. Icons like Joni Mitchell, Cher and Marcia Brady popularized smooth, easygoing locks parted down the center. Clean skin, rosy cheeks and understated eyes made the already amazing look simply unforgettable. If you’ve been paying attention to the fashion world lately, you’ve probably noticed that beauty mavens everywhere are obsessing over reliving the ‘70s…

Read More
Thehair 

HOW TO GET THAT RICH-GIRL HAIR (AT HOME)

Ever since NYFW there’s been a new hair trend on the rise in the beauty world: ‘rich-girl hair.’ The style is smooth, clean, effortless, and marked by a slight curl framing the face. Models at Carven, Jason Wu, and Versace all flaunted the sophisticated style, which was the cherry on top of each designer’s no makeup makeup look. But what is so great about this style is its ability to elevate au natural, making clean, no-fuss beauty feel luxurious rather than lazy. Spring is the perfect time to give this…

Read More
The skin Thehair 

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT OILS FOR YOUR SKIN AND HAIR

Let’s face it, women love oils. With their alluring packaging and heavy glass bottles, they can instantly transform even the smallest or dingiest of bathrooms. The come in an array of colors, shapes and sizes and their functions vary. The only problem is, the market has become so saturated with them, it’s hard to know which ones really work and which don’t. I myself am oil obsessed. I love nothing more than to take a bath with a splash of oil (this one in fact) and then slather oil all over my body before bed….

Read More