Should You Buy Organic Shampoo?

(c) 2016
(c) 2016

Many of us have probably been told to use shampoo with natural ingredients. Some of us are steered away from using chemical-based shampoos because chemicals are often viewed as negative and unhealthy. Most people buy chemical-based shampoos because they tend to be cheaper and last longer. However, to achieve a beautiful and healthier look for your hair, consider using organic or natural shampoos.

Juju Salon is a salon that sells all natural and organic shampoos as well has hair care services. Juju Salon posted pros and cons of using chemical-based shampoos and organic shampoos on their website to share with their viewers. The post points out that the main reasons why people would choose chemical-based shampoos overRead More »


The Proper Way To Wash Hair

(c) 2016
(c) 2016

You may think washing hair is simple – apply shampoo, rinse, apply conditioner, rinse, and then done. As simply as it sounds, there are correct ways to apply shampoo and conditioner on hair so that you are not damaging your hair and boosting its health and appearance.

Wendy Rodewald from StyleCastor, spoke with hair professionals and stylist from New York to gather information about the right way to wash hair;

Step 1: Rinse first

Rinse hair until it is thoroughly wet before you apply any products so that the shampoo can easily be applied. Rinsing with hot water will remove dirt and product from the hair and warm water “loosens the oils through the scalp and opens the cuticle so it is able to absorb the oil.”Read More »

How Often Should You Wash Your Hair?

(c) 2016
(c) 2016

Some of us wash our hair every day, and some of us don’t. We want to keep our hair smelling nice and looking oil-free all the time but is there such a thing as shampooing too much? Well, the amount of times that hair should be washed really depends on personal preference.

Jenna Birch from WebMD spoke with professional hair stylist and founder of Drybar, Alli Webb, about how often hair should be shampooed. Webb informs that it is OK to go a fewRead More »

Ingredients in Shampoo & Conditioner For Hair Growth

biotin-shampooHow long do you spend in the shampoo and conditioner aisle at the store? Do you know which shampoo is the right one for you? Most people buy certain shampoos because of the known top-leading brands, or because of the bottle has a label that states the concerns they have with their hair.

If your concern is lack of hair growth, one ingredient that you should look for in shampoos is biotin. Biotin will help the hair grow while strengthening it. Kristin Davis from Livestrong states that “your hair and body require biotin to metabolize amino acids.” Since protein is a long chain of amino acids and hair is mostly madeRead More »