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HAIR: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

To Blow Dry or Fry Dry that is the question?

Patricia Coyne & Michael Victor

To Blow Dry or Fry Dry that is the question?

The flat iron has become a house hold appliance not unlike the iron you use on your clothes. The flat iron is instant gratification to straighten DEAD straight which often appears to look like a DRY CLEANER finish and the results can be devastating. You see this on the street everywhere. If you add color to this scenario it's even Double the Damage. Yeaks!  The latest addition is the Hot Styling Brush it seems to be most effective to refinish the style on the second day. It's not effective in making kinky curly hair straight especially in the root area. Does it only add...

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CONTROLLED DAMAGE & PHYSICALLY FIT HAIR

Patricia Coyne & Michael Victor

CONTROLLED DAMAGE & PHYSICALLY FIT HAIR

Controlled Damage & PHYSICALLY FIT Hair is when you have a balance in the hair with a combination of both healthy and damaged hair creating an over all condition which allows you hair to styled with ease and still looks shiny and healthy. Imagine very fine straight healthy hair this tends to hang flat and resists shaping of any kind. To change this slightly you may use a very deep cleansing shampoo that   removes both styling products and  any minerals eg: chlorine. Another approach by adding very fine high lights to this hair type you are actually creating a slight damage . Now watch how your hair comes alive when you style.. Now it's PHYSICALLY...

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UNDERSTANDING THE FABRIC : HAIR

Patti Coyne & Michael Victor

UNDERSTANDING THE FABRIC : HAIR

Super healthy hair isn't always the easiest to style.  CONTROLLED DAMAGE be it colored, highlighted or other chemical services makes the hair easier to respond to your styling needs. The basics fine hair thickness is measures  between 30/ 60 microns, medium thickness is measured between 60/ 90 microns coarse hair measures between 90/ 120 microns. The hair is composed of cuticle layers, cortical fibers and a medulla (in most cases) making up the 3 structures within the hair. This has nothing to do with density of the hair that's hair's per square inch. Can you break hair  YES you can if you abuse it enough. Hair...

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PREPARE YOUR HAIR BEFORE YOUR BLOW DRY

Patti Coyne & Michael Victor

PREPARE YOUR HAIR BEFORE YOUR BLOW DRY

Let's get started preparing your hair is as important as the blow drying process.  Towel dry then apply you styling product comb/ brush through  distributing evenly. With a hair dryer and PADDLE BRUSH remove most of the excess water 60 to 70% (keeping in mind the shape of your cut) this allows your styling product to activate improving the styling process. By preparing in this way you prevent sectioning wet hair over dry hair when styling. Now your ready to use a HOT HEADS round HEAT STYLING BRUSH and your blow dryer with a nozzle. A nozzle directs the AIR FLOW in a focused path over...

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WOW FACTOR: BALANCE OF A HAIR BRUSH-Blog

Patti Coyne & Michael Victor Best Brush Brush Healthy Hair Paddle Brush

WOW FACTOR: BALANCE OF A HAIR BRUSH-Blog

How often have you used a brush that's caused fatigue on your hand and arm or are you a victim of Carpal tunnel syndrome? Maybe you need BALANCE in your brush.  The Hot Heads Speed Brush is designed for BETTER BALANCE . The patented Captive Ends allow you to hold the brush on the inner Captive End creating better balance and reduced fatigue. AS SHOWN HERE. Now look at the  Grooming Paddle Brush again we created a better balance by shaping an area to hold which joins the paddle and handle together giving this brush optimum balance. Notice the S shaped handle no one...

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