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Choosing a New Hair Salon

It can be a scary thing to find a new hairdresser that you trust. Even if a hairdresser is very experienced and talented, they just might not be right for you. If it’s time for you to find a new salon, here are some top tips: Speak to friends and family about their salons. If there is somebody they recommend, see if you can get any kind of discount for being referred. Research hairdressers for your hair type. Some salons will specialise in certain things, for example, if you need your hair straightening, find a salon that offers keratin treatments. Go for a consultation. This...

Micro blading brow

Many of us suffer from thin eyebrows. It could be that we are born with them, we have over plucked or waxed in the past or just that they are losing shape over the years. There have been a few options available to rectify this but recently a new one has hit the market. Previously people have either had to use brow pencils and powders to fill their eye brows in (which only lasts a day if lucky) or opt for a trip to a beauty salon for eyebrow tinting. This again only last a few weeks so is not permanent. You can chose to...

Spa days

Spa days are a great way to relax and enjoy being pampered. There are so many different packages on offer that there really is something for everyone. Previously, if you were pregnant, you may find that many spas restrict a lot of the treatments meaning you could only use the pool and stream rooms, but now the majority of good spas are offering packages specifically tailored to pregnant women. The cost of a spa break varies depending on where you go, what you want to do in terms of treatments and if you have an overnight stay. You can often find some great deals on...

Fight Cellulite, Detox, and Lose Inches with Homemade Body Wraps

You no longer have to go to the spa or spend a lot of money to enjoy the benefits of a body wrap. With the proper ingredients, making wraps from home is an ideal way to come up with something that will help you detox, fight cellulite and lose unwanted inches. Keep in mind that only top-notch organic ingredients should be used and they should be blended in perfectly, to get the desired results. An individual is also required to exfoliate the skin before wrapping it, as this helps the formula to penetrate deeper into the skin for more efficient results. Below are examples of...

Face masks

Face masks have been round for many years. There are literally thousands of face mask products on the market and knowing which one to use can be hard. Most face masks will state what skin type they are good for such as greasy or dry but often you will not find out if they suit you until you try them. When trying any new skin product you should always carry out a small patch test to check that you are not going to react to the product. Some people chose to make their own face masks. Some common ingredients include cucumber, apricot, banana and even...

Shiny locks this summer

Ahh the summer is approaching and with it comes the warm sunny weather that we all love, unfortunately prolonged exposure to the sun can make hair dry and damaged leaving it looking dull and straw-like, not a good look! So here’s how to give your locks a lush treat that will leave them beautifully soft and ever-so shiny in just three easy steps. Step 1 – first gently brush through your hair. Then make a mixture of two parts coconut oil and one part olive oil and apply directly to your dry fair focusing on the dry damaged ends. Step 2 – gently twist your...