7 Tips for Getting Your Best Cut

{ Friday, 22 January 2016 }

Bad haircuts are mortifying no matter your hair texture.  A bad cut on curly hair can take several months, sometime years, to correct and grow out. To make the most of your curls—and to avoid any freak-outs, meltdowns or OMG salon moments—use these expert tips for getting your best cut. Tip #1: Select a stylist […]

Curl Master: Our Q&A with Lauren Moser

{ Monday, 11 January 2016 }

Lauren Moser has established herself as a leading force in the field of creative hair design. Her professional portfolio ranges from runway shows, editorial photo shoots and ad campaigns, to the commercial looks her clients love at her trendy Hair Lab Detroit the Salon. Her head-turning signature hair fashion looks have won top national honors […]

2015: The Year in Curls

{ Wednesday, 23 December 2015 }

In this year’s 2015 year-end round-up, Ouidad takes a look back at the Top 10 curl trends, looks and product choices for curls, waves and texture – including inspiration and tips to help you take your curls to the next level. Coming in at Number Ten… #10: The Wash and Wear “Curls to go” were […]

Hair Color Tips for Every Curly Texture

{ Wednesday, 7 October 2015 }

Color has the ability to spice up your texture by adding dimension to every day hair, pineapple ponytails or two-strand twists. When done by a professional colorist (someone who is certified to color hair), color can be beneficial to the health and shine of curls, as it reflects light throughout the hair. But if done […]

#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 […]

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 […]

Ouidad Curl Tip: Summer Hair Protection

{ Wednesday, 17 June 2015 }

Help your hair survive the harshness of the sun’s rays all summer long by using products that contain color-protectant factors such as SPF. To maintain the perfect curl & color this season, heed these tips: The first step in protecting your hair is with Ouidad Color Sense Color-Preserving Shampoo  and Conditioner, which contains a Color […]

How to Handle Frizzy Curly Hair on Vacation (Part Two)

{ Thursday, 7 May 2015 }

Travel Bag Essentials Part Two Tip 6 – Sleeping Beauty It’s important to preserve your curls through the night whilst asleep. One tip that can assist in this preservation is to use a good curl preserver such as Curl Quencher Hydrafusion Intense Curl Cream. Curls need intense, healing moisture at every stage to prepare them […]

Your Top 5 Curly Hair Tips for Spring

{ Thursday, 30 April 2015 }

There’s plenty that comes along with springtime—sandals and capris, sunglasses and sundresses—but what do you do with your hair? Environmental aggressors come out in full-force in the Spring, like increased UV exposure, humidity, and heat, just to name a few. Here’s the curly hair care plan you need to keep your curls looking soft and healthy […]

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 […]

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 […]