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Get the Look: Fashion Week Trends

{ Friday, 20 February 2015 }

The runway was alive with new looks this Fashion Week, but we couldn’t keep our eyes off of the hair. We love the exaggerated looks and insane texture, but we also know they may not be right for the everyday gal. Here, we take inspiration from the runway to let you in on how you […]

Get the Look: Award Season Curls

{ Monday, 16 February 2015 }

Red carpet season is in full swing, and our favorite stars are turning heads with textured tresses and soft curls. Your version of a red carpet might be the walkway between your office cubicles, but that doesn’t mean you can’t take some inspiration from award-winning looks and turn heads every day. Here are some of […]

Love is in the Hair! Instagram Giveaway

{ Thursday, 12 February 2015 }

You may have your sweetheart, but what about the curl of your dreams? This Valentine’s Day, we’re celebrating your beautiful curls – and we want you to share that love with everyone else! Now through February 15th, share an Instagram selfie of you rocking your gorgeous curls and tell us why you love them! Be […]

Treat Your Curls This Valentine’s Day

{ Thursday, 29 January 2015 }

February is the month of love, so why not treat yourself – and your curls – to some TLC? Starting February 1st, you can receive a complimentary conditioning treatment (valued at $75) when you get a haircut at the Ouidad Flagship Salon! All you have to do is mention code VDAY* when booking your appointment. […]

Curl Resolution #4: I Will Be More Accepting

{ Wednesday, 28 January 2015 }

You’ve heard us say it before – no two curls are created equal. When you have curls, you know that 1) curls are not simply a variation on straight hair, and 2) curls vary immensely. Your friend with loose, elongated curls certainly doesn’t labor through the same daily routine or regimen as your co-worker with […]

Curl Resolution #3: I Will Cut the Extra Baggage

{ Monday, 19 January 2015 }

When was the last time you got a haircut? Go on, we’ll wait. As we covered in our first Curl Resolution, far too many of us put off going to the salon for fear of getting a bad haircut and losing too much length, not to mention being reprimanded by our stylist for all of […]

Meet Melanie, Our New Director of Education

{ Thursday, 15 January 2015 }

Name? Melanie-Jane Fahey Title? National Director of Education, North America Nationality? Australian Industry Experience? 24 Years Curl Type? Classic Favorite Food in America? Margaritas Favorite Drink in America? Margaritas What do you love about America? The people, first and foremost. Americans are truly beautiful people. What brought you to Ouidad? The opportunity to make a […]

Curl Resolution #2: I Will Better Manage My Stress

{ Monday, 12 January 2015 }

You’re swamped at work (it’s so hard getting back into the swing of things post-Holidays, right?); you’re planning your wedding; you’re trying to squeeze errands in between office hours and happy hour. You’re stressed. We certainly want you to unwind from the stressors that plague you day to day, but we’re really hoping that you’ll […]

Beat the Heat

{ Wednesday, 7 January 2015 }

It’s no secret – we love our Moisture Lock™ Leave-In Conditioner. It’s one of our Curl Essentials, meaning every curly girl should have it in their product arsenal. If you’re already using Moisture Lock, you know it injects curls with naturally hydrating ingredients to create a lightweight, breathable moisture foundation within curls, establishing the proper amount […]

Curl Resolution #1: I Will Quit My Bad Habits

{ Monday, 5 January 2015 }

Each year we set resolutions for things we’d like to improve upon or change – eat healthier, read more, have work-life balance. While every day is a new opportunity, a new year is the perfect time to reassess all of your habits and the ways in which you’d like to grow or change. As we […]

Shh… Can You Keep a Secret?

{ Monday, 29 December 2014 }

You know your curl regimen like the back of your hand, right? We’re positive you know what you’re doing, but you may not be allowing your products to reach their full potential! Often, products you’re convinced can only do one job (albeit, a great job!) can actually work double-duty. Here, we’re letting you in on […]

How to Become a Ouidad Hair Model

{ Sunday, 28 December 2014 }

In addition to our Ouidad Flagship Salons in New York and Santa Monica, we’re continuously building our network of Certified Salons specially trained in our practices. If you follow us on Instagram, you’ve probably seen our #OuidadModelSearch posts, in which we search for naturally curly hair models for training sessions in the Ouidad curl cutting […]