• A System Professionals and Salon Nouvo experience

    Late last year I attended the Port Elizabeth media launch of System Professional hair products at Nouvo salon in Walmer. I also received a few products to try and I’ll review them at the end. System Professional products allow dull and limp hair to be reborn and feel like virgin hair. According to the brand, each individual has a hair energy profile that is as unique as our fingerprints (even if you’re a twin). So basically because each person has a different hair profile, different products will work for different people. The products work towards rebuilding your energy profile and this is done through an Energycode mapping. After the launch,…

  • How to apply henna on your hair

    When it comes to extensions, Indian hair is often one of the most sought after. Although genetics and diet play a large role to gorgeous and healthy locks, some Indian traditions play an important part in maintaining their healthy hair. One of these traditions is using henna as a conditioning treatment and dye. In this post, I share with you how to apply henna on your hair. Many beauty and spice stores stock henna, but it’s important to check the box package. This is because many brands mix the henna with metallic dyes to change it to different colours. There’s no such thing as purple or black henna. Henna is…

  • Truth about split ends

    We all hate them, split ends makes your hair dull, lifeless, and they can spoil your hairstyle. My hair splits more than a Russian gymnast and I know these splits far too well for my liking. I always knew that my hair splits fairly quickly, but imagine my horror finding tiny split ends in my fringe two weeks after having it cut, but wanting to grow out it, I dared not cut them off. Learn more on the truth about split ends. Causes of split ends What causes the hair to split and what can be done to stop it? Hair splits on different rates for different people, and for…