#SocialLove: 4 Curly Haired Beauty Bloggers to Follow

{ Thursday, 24 September 2015 }

Social media channels provide a plethora of places to find the perfect curl muse. Finding inspiration for your next how-to is as easy as doing a Google search for a blog, clicking through YouTube videos or scrolling through various Instagram and Pinterest pages. From managing frizz on wavy hair to perfecting a fall updo for […]

S.O.S.: Save Our (Curl) Style on Days 2, 3 and 4!

{ Tuesday, 22 September 2015 }

Your first style day is certifiably a great hair day—especially if you visited a salon. And if you’re like the rest of us, you’ll easily lose that loving feeling in the days that follow. Your curl life, however, has just been made easier. Follow these pro DIY coil care tips for Loose, Classic, Tight and […]

Ouidad’s Primetime Beauty Hair Hacks

{ Friday, 18 September 2015 }

Television is showing more diverse texture these days. Thanks to an influx of naturally spiral-haired actresses snagging leading lady roles on some of our favorite shows, we now have even more curly hair inspiration. Here’s how you can be your own glam squad and achieve similar camera-ready coils using our expert tips and product picks. […]

School Hair Rocks: How to Get Picture Perfect Curly Hair

{ Wednesday, 16 September 2015 }

Clothes picked out? Check. Lunch packed? Check. Hair done? If the answer to the last question is typically, “Not so fast!” we’ve got you—and your little one—covered. A busy school morning, especially on photo day, calls for a simple yet stylish hairstyle that lasts. So we asked Melanie Fahey, Ouidad’s vice president of education, to provide […]

Perfect Your Morning Curl Routine in 2 Easy Steps!

{ Friday, 11 September 2015 }

Hit the snooze button one too many times this morning? Don’t throw in the towel and whip your hair into a ponytail. Instead, try these genius, curl-friendly hair hacks that boost hair definition, softness, and shine in just two easy steps. If you have Loose Curls… They’ll need a specific balance of nourishment and lightweight […]

Fresh Curls for Fall: Four Tips For Every Curl Concern

{ Thursday, 10 September 2015 }

Summer is coming to an end, but fall may be the best season ever for your curls. With the right products and know-how, you can bypass the change-of-season pitfalls your curls may experience. Below Melanie Fahey, Ouidad’s vice president of education, provides autumn-centric tips to repair and revive summer-weary strands. 1. Summer Concern: Dry, Itchy Scalp Fall Curl […]

Ouidad Curl Tip: deep conditioning do’s & don’ts

{ Wednesday, 2 September 2015 }

Deep conditioning is key to keeping curls hydrated and fortified with moisture and protein. When your hair feels dry and brittle, or you experience breakage or split ends, a deep conditioning treatment will go a long way to remedying the damage and quenching curl thirst. And incorporating deep conditioning into your regular hair care routine […]

Summer Curl Rehab

{ Monday, 31 August 2015 }

As the last days of summer draw near, it’s time to evaluate the condition of your hair. After spending hours at the beach, at parks and in pools, it’s likely you didn’t adequately protect your hair from the wind, sun, chlorine, salt water and other environmental stressors that cause curls to appear dry, brittle, brassy […]

Caring for curls while growing them longer

{ Wednesday, 26 August 2015 }

Although curly hair comes with certain challenges like its inherent fragility, which makes it more prone to breakage and harder to grow longer, growing it is possible if you follow these simple rules: Don’t over-wash your hair. Unless your hair is oily, washing your hair daily is a big don’t because it strips it of […]

How to get the Perfect Air Dry

{ Saturday, 22 August 2015 }

On a hot summer day, ditch the sweltering heat that comes from a hard hat salon dryer and do the air-dry thing. But air drying is more complicated than just stepping out of the shower and waiting patiently for your tresses to respond, consider these tips before your next air drying session: Product Ingredients Your […]

Ouidad Curl Tip: Time for a Trim?

{ Wednesday, 19 August 2015 }

When the perfect spirals you once enjoyed now look a bit fuzzy, it’s time to get a much-needed trim to protect the overall health of your hair. While the need for a trim doesn’t always seem necessary for curly hair because split-ends aren’t readily seen, ignoring this important hair-maintenance step could make the difference between […]

Before & After: Just for Kinky Curls

{ Thursday, 13 August 2015 }

Respecting the characteristics of kinky hair means not viewing it as a curl type that’s too unruly and fragile to work with, but instead seeing it as just hair, that when cared for properly, comes with endless styling possibilities. Get control of your tightly-coiled mane and style yourself beautiful by following these short, quick steps: […]