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  • An INTERVIEW with MICHELLE ROGERS

    Thyroid issues.  Chronic insomnia.  Food sensitivities.  Skin flare ups.  Hair loss and thinning.  With a growing number of us dissatisfied with the solutions being offered by western medicine for these and other chronic conditions, we are en masse turning to more traditional modalities of heal...
  • DOES Your Hair NEED PROTEIN?

    Why protein/moisture balance is everything.   Fact: human hair is 91% protein.   So exactly why is everyone (for the most part) always going on about how to deliver more moisture to our strands? Shouldn’t we be also talking about protein? Yes, yes we should. Here’s the thing about moisturizin...
  • An INTERVIEW with ALI PIRZADEH

    The world of hair styling sometimes seems to be rigidly divided into two broad groups: those stylists that simply ‘do’ hair and those that create it. London-based editorial hair artist and wig maker, Ali Pirzadeh, falls firmly in the latter category. One glance at his work and it is clear that wh...
  • The REAL REASON Your Hair WON'T GROW

    It’s not just about biotin.   Maybe you first heard chatter about it in a change room at the gym. Or maybe you saw evidence of it in a comment thread on Sephora. Or maybe- just maybe- it’s something that is happening to you or someone you know right now and you don’t know why.   Your hair simpl...
  • HOW do I STYLE my CURLY HAIR?

    No trickery required.   Those of you blessed with natural curls - we totally feel you! One day you resent your locks for being so stubborn and unruly - and the next, you find the perfect up-do and you make peace again. Dry hair and porosity concerns aside, we attempt to address the age old quest...
  • An INTERVIEW with KYLEE HEATH

      If you for some reason happen to find yourself at the next movie premiere, award event or international film festival and you happen to catch a glimpse of either Nicole Kidman, Sophia Vergara, Kristin Stewart or Lucy Boynton, then you very likely will have seen the work of Kylee Heath, in deman...
  • The CARDINAL RULE of Hair Care You DON'T KNOW ABOUT

    When it comes to hair care and maintenance, there are a few rules that are so basic and fundamental that even the layperson would agree should never be broken. But there is one rule that perhaps even the hair sophisticate is unaware of - until now.  Thou shalt not overprocess. A color from tim...
  • SULFUR: Hair, Skin, Mineral Magic

    Sulfur: that mineral that sits just below oxygen on the periodic table is often referred to as ‘the beauty mineral’. Why? Because sulfur is present in every cell in the body and is especially concentrated in the joints, hair, skin, and nails. The average beauty junkie may not be aware of sulfur ...