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Why is My Hair so Flat?

I have very fine, thin hair. And whenever I don’t want to wear my extensions, my hair is super flat. Over the years I have found new little tricks to help give my hair tons of volume! Now, I get compliments on my volume all the time, and tons of people ask me how. I […]

How I’m Transitioning to Cruelty Free

This is such a touchy subject and I think more people should be aware that not all hair and makeup brands are cruelty free. I am consciously making the decision to slowly transition into only using cruelty free brands. By slowly, I mean I’m not going to throw out perfectly good makeup; I’m going to […]

Which Hair Mask is Best?

Hair masking is essential to keeping your hair happy and healthy. You not only need to have a shampoo and conditioner that is bomb, but you also should be putting in a hair mask at least once every 2 weeks, ideally once a week. I wanted to go over 2 common hair problems and the […]

Does Cutting Your Hair Make it Grow?

Let’s talk about a very controversial subject. Your stylist says that you need to ‘trim your hair’ in order for it to grow out. While your friend is sitting next to you telling you that she hasn’t cut her hair for over a year and her hair is super long. So which is it? Which […]

One of My Biggest Pet Peeves When Styling Hair

Styling hair isn’t for everyone. I get that and I have learned quite a few things being in this industry just by experience. I wanted to talk about the biggest myth that many clients still believe to be true when someone styles your hair. Heck, you might still believe this yourself. I wanted to touch […]

All About Clip-In Extensions

Using clip-in extensions can really transform your look, whether you want just a fuller look or to add length. These can really make or break the look that you are going for. Pinterest is a great source for inspiration, but 90% of those hairstyles you see have extensions and it is heavily edited. I wanted […]

How to Pick the Perfect Hair & Makeup Artist for YOU

Are you recently engaged and searching for a hair and makeup artist for your wedding? Or are you looking for a stylist to help you glam up for your holiday party? Whatever the occasion, if you’re looking for a hair and makeup artist, it can be tricky to decide who is a good fit for […]

How to Wash Your Hair the Right Way!

Washing your hair is very important, whether it be to hold your color longer or to keep your hair healthy. But how you wash it is even more important. I will talk about why this is essential to your hair health and how you can make a change today! I’m going to dive into talking […]

I Wish My Hairstylist Told Me This

When you go to get your hair done, whether it be for a formal event or new highlights, do you feel under prepared? Do you wish you knew what you are getting into so there are no surprises? I am going to talk about what you can expect and what you can do to prepare […]

How to Prepare for Your Trial

Have you ever wondered what you should bring to your hair and makeup trial? Do you wonder if you should come in with dirty hair or clean hair? Are you clueless to what you want to look like on your big day?  Having a bridal hair and makeup trial before your wedding day is essential. […]

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