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Tips for Keeping Your Hair Healthy Through a Pandemic

Janet Gilbert

Tips for Keeping Your Hair Healthy Through a Pandemic

As we all know, many businesses are feeling the effects from the closures due to COVID-19. One of those businesses includes hair salons. Millions of women across the globe depend on hair stylists to keep our hair healthy and beautiful. Some women just simply don't have the time to give their hair the maintenance it needs, so they turn to hair stylists.  But what do you do when you depend on your hair stylist and she is not available? I am going to provide some tips that will get you through the recent "shutdown"  which will also keep your hair...


Tips for Avoiding Heat Damage

Janet Gilbert

Tips for Avoiding Heat Damage

Using too much heat strips your hair of its moisture, which leaves an open opportunity for breakage. Overcoming heat damage was one of my biggest hurdles when I first began to transition. Then, I had no idea how much harm I was doing to my hair by using heat tools every day. Yes, everyday! Thankfully, through research and experimenting I was able to find ways to reduce heat damage.  Here are a few helpful tips that could help you also avoid heat damage: Shampoo your hair before using heat.  Deep condition for at least 30 minutes. Be sure to rinse...


How to Protect Your Hair While Working Out

Janet Gilbert

How to Protect Your Hair While Working Out

How many times have you said you were not working out because you didn't want to ruin that fab hair style? Be honest! I know I have made excuses before because of my hair. But living a healthy lifestyle is so important and necessary. Don't let your hair stop you from achieving your fitness goals. I am going to share a few tips that will help you protect your hair while working out.  1. Pull your hair up.  Keep your hair off of your neck by pulling it in a ponytail or bun especially if you sweat a lot. You...


Beard Care: How to Maintain Your Beard

Janet Gilbert

Beard Care: How to Maintain Your Beard

Growing a beard is hard work in itself. Learning how to maintain your beard and keep it healthy is even more of a challenge. Most guys end up cutting their beard off for that very reason. But no more worries because I've got you covered! Here are a few tips that will help with the process of growing a healthy beard and maintaining it: Wash Twice a Week It is essential to keep your beard clean and hydrated. Washing your beard at least twice a week keeps it clean and free from build up. This is extremely important if you...


Benefits of Deep Conditioning

Janet Gilbert

Benefits of Deep Conditioning

How many times a month are you deep conditioning? I suggest deep conditioning at least twice a month. If you are experiencing breakage or excessive dryness, you may want to deep condition more frequently.  Deep conditioning improves the overall health of your hair. No matter if you are natural or relaxed, it should absolutely be included in your hair regimen because of the many benefits.  Prevents Damage Deep Conditioning prevents hair damage. When your hair is moisturized and hydrated, it prevents breakage and split ends.  Strengthens Hair Regularly deep conditioning nourishes and strengthens your hair. Deep conditioners include protein and nutrients that...