When I discovered a beauty brand that made all of their shampoos and body washes with beer, I was like “Wait…"

Apr 29, 2014 at 9:00am | 39 comments

Over a decade in the business has left me jaded, but I’m convinced this line parted the heavens and made angels sing.
Most women collect something, whether it’s scarves, shoes, nail polish or jeans. I happen to collect hair products.
"Can I give you some constructive criticism?" she asked, waving her hand over my face.
As much as I love my new ethereal silver hair, I don’t want it to look like a dried out bird’s nest, yo.
hair dye
Color depositing conditioners are an absolute necessity if you dye your hair, in my never-that-humble opinion.
When my beautiful, all-natural-without-being-granola aunt (who is only seven years my senior) suggested that my hair could be cleansed with baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) and conditioned with vinegar (acetic acid), I was super skeptical.

Mar 14, 2013 at 3:30pm | 86 comments

The awesome beauty products, new and old, that helped me survive the drudgeries of this weird-ass year.
beauty tips
Dry winter air can mean a static-y, frizzy mess when it comes to your hair, but I have some solutions to keep any disasters at bay.
color care
The fantastic products I've been using to keep my dead and damaged hair looking lively.
A nervous breakdown is no excuse not to condition.

May 16, 2011 at 2:00pm | 0 comments