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Learning Flat Iron Stlying Tips For Best Results For Your Hair

April 8, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

For the most part using a flat iron to gorgeous smooth hair is relatively easy, it is not exactly rocket science to run your hair through the plates of a straightening iron to get the look you want. But getting salon quality results on that look is another story since the pros have some tips for getting hair absolutely smooth that someone just running the hair iron through their hair may not know. Of course anyone can learn these flat iron styling tips once they know what they are and put them into practice.

Knowing to ensure that your hair is completely tangle free and to use divide it off into sections using clips can greatly increase the effectiveness of your hair iron and help get the absolute smoothest results. Also make sure you are using the right temperature on your hair iron. Too low will not straighten effectively while too high will damage the hair and maybe even potentially burn the scalp. Plus using the right hair products from shampoos to conditioners and hair sprays can not only help the hair iron get better results but also to keep your hair healthy despite the styling demands you place on it.

Getting The Tools You Need To Start Your Own Salon

October 22, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

The amount of tools you need to set up a hair salon can be overwhelming to the hairdresser who decides to break out on her own and set up shop for the first time. There are so many hair styling tools that choosing which ones are best for your shop can be quite a large task. Luckily there are many sites on the web such as My Hairstyling Tools, which not only sell the absolute best products they also allow their customers to post reviews on them as well. This gives those who cannot decide which tools they want to purchase the chance to read real life opinions on these hair styling tools from people who have bought and used them.

Whether you are uncertain about which professional hair dryers would be best for your shop the tourmaline or the ionic there are reviews to help you decide how to best dry the hair of your clientele. There are also great reviews on the top hair straightening irons as well as the best curling irons to help you make your decisions. There is also a large selection of Japanese hair scissors so you can get the best ones to give haircuts that will look stunning on everyone.

Getting The Best Hair Straightener For Your Hair

October 16, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Many women ask what the best hair straighteners on the market are so they can buy the absolute best one and get that salon look at home. Really there are several great hair straightening irons available on the market but different ones will do better jobs on different hair types. To get the one that is best for you read reviews from users on forums and blogs to see who is saying which iron worked best for their hair type. This will help you buy the best hair iron possible for your hair type and get the results that comes from going to the salon but in your own home.

Curling Irons of Today

October 1, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Curling irons have been around much longer than many women realize, with a form of the hair tool being used all the way back to the ancient Greeks. Of course the curling iron has come a very long way since those times, but the same concept of using heat to place body in hair is definitely not new and styles have a way of repeating themselves. But just because curling irons have been around so long it does not mean you have to use a ancient model to put those curls into your hair. Even if your iron is only five years old you are missing out on some new innovations, which can help you hair look, its absolute best.

The curling irons of today can not only place more curl and waves into your hair, but also help it retain moisture and be healthier hair than if a older iron is used. Modern curling irons heat up quicker and have more accurate temperature settings for better curling. They also use ionic technology to infuse hair with the ions that will help it retain its own natural moisture. Stop living in the times of the ancient Greeks and invest in one of the new high quality curling irons that are now available.

Using Sharp Scissors To Cut Off Split Ends

September 24, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Any woman who has ever got split ends in their hair no just how frustrating they can be. Split ends are caused by many things but of course excess heat, loss of moisture, and of course too many harsh styling products are just some of the factors that come into play to create split ends in a girls hair. For the most part it is fairly easy to avoid split ends by avoiding the things, which cause them, but sometimes they occur anyway.

Of course the only way to get rid of split ends is to cut them off and this must be done with very sharp scissors. Cutting your hair with anything other than very sharp scissors will not fix the problem, as it will not smoothly cut the hair leaving a good clean edge. This means that using a scissors from a quality company such as Kamisori is the absolute best hair scissors to get a clean cut. Kamisori scissors use high quality materials that keep a sharp clean edge better as well as they are better balanced and will perform better making it easier to cut the hair properly. Get your hair healthy by starting with a good clean cut on the ends of the hair.

Getting The Best Curling Iron

September 23, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

If you are looking for a great curling iron that will leave your hair looking its absolute best than you need to remember that you always get what you pay for. If you purchase a discount iron from a drugstore than you will not get the salon quality results that comes from a professional curling iron that you can get from a beauty supply shop. Really the cost for a quality curling iron is not that much more than those off brand irons yet the results can be dramatically different. Things such as a variable temperature setting and a ceramic barrel can mean the difference between looking good and looking great.

Using Your Hair Dryer Correctly

September 21, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Many women do not use their hair dryer correctly and even though they may have purchased a quality professional hair dryer they will not receive the best results from it. Some tips for using that dryer correctly include; not holding the dryer in one spot too long, not having the nozzle too close, and always make sure you blot your hair dry before beginning with the hair dryer. Having a quality blow dryer is a key to good healthy hair, but not using that dryer correctly will hamper your efforts to look your absolute best.

Getting Salong Results At Home With The Right Hair Tools

September 20, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Many women feel that they have to be a professional hairdresser to shop at a hairdressing supply shop. In some cases this is true, some are for professionals only but many shops that serve professionals will also sell these quality hair styling tools and products to anyone interested in getting the absolute best for their hair. Websites like My Hair Styling Tools make it easy for everyone to get top quality blow dryers, curling irons, and more at the best prices available. There is no longer any excuse to use those cheap drugstore products any longer in between your salon visits.

Using The Right Brush

September 16, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

So many women carefully consider their shampoo and hair styling tools yet they give very little thought to their hairbrush. Different brushes have different effects on the hair so using the right one for the style you are trying to get is essential.

    Round hairbrushes are perfect for adding curl and definition to your hair. With different barrel sizes to choose from in these brushes just like a curling iron, the smaller the barrel the tighter the curl.
    The half round brush is perfect for when your hair is wet and as a everyday brush to comb out your hair.
    A paddle hairbrush is perfect for straightening your hair when you want to remove curls and definition for sleek hairstyles.
    For quicker blow drying with your tourmaline hair dryer use a vented brush to encourage air flow through your hair while you style and dry at the same time.

Hairbrushes are so affordable there is no reason why you can’t have several so you can always use the brush that is right for the current look you want to get. Style your hair and treat it well for the absolute best looks available by using various hair brushes.

Caring For Your Salon Quality Scissors

September 9, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

If you spend the extra money to get a pair of professional salon quality scissors then care should be taken to keep them at their absolute best. Most professional scissors are made with stainless steel and if properly cared for they will effectively cut hair day in and day out with precision. If hair is not cut smoothly and cleanly then it will develop split ends and not be at its healthiest.

It is important to keep these scissors clean for the best cutting to be performed by the blades. After each use the blades should be cleaned with a soft cloth to reduce build up on the them, which can make the cutting ineffective.

The scissors should be properly lubricated so they cutting action is smooth on the hair. This is accomplished by putting a couple of drops of oil on the pivot on a regular basis.
Many professional scissors come with a quality case to store them in and proper storage will keep the blades from being nicked or damaged.

Proper care of your salon hair scissors will ensure your investment in quality shears will always result in a great hair cut from them so you or your clients look your absolute best.

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