As the enemy of polished looks everywhere, frizz is a much maligned, hard-to-ignore annoyance. Everyone from the neighborhood drug store to your upscale department store and boutique apothecary has a hopeful solution for all levels of fuzzyheads; options for straightening, sleek-ifying, and flattening hair abound. From shampoo and conditioner to serum and spray, from pump <... >
The Hazy Hair Days of Summer:
Tricks on How to Beat the Heat & Keep Your Hair Neat from The Little Hair Shoppe
By Dayna Sason
Sweet summer: the season of hazy nights, short skirts, sangria outdoors…and bangs plastered to your forehead. Lovely.
Celebrity salons are a dime a dozen in Manhattan…or are they? It’s true that you can find one quite easily in this city. Flip through the pages of your most recent Vogue, Elle or Allure magazines and you’ll see a slew of them gushed about as hot spots for celebs, names of whom are dropping <... >
June in New York City is typically…well…perhaps typically isn’t the right word anymore. This year, June seems to be worse than August, which doesn’t bode well for the heat and humidity the next few months will surely dump on us. And through the hot mess that is the NYC summer, our feet will be beset <... >
Do you love to change your hair color and to experiment with different hues but are sensitive to chemicals, fumes or concerned about the health consequences of putting ammonia in your body?
Rounding out Summer’s Hair Care Intros: Jonathan, Sojourn and more…all for your Newest Hair Needs
By Kelly Hushin
A girl can never have too many hair products – even when she needs another closet, bureau or vanity for the overflow.
DevaChan: The Best Curly Hair-apy Money can Buy
Cursed with Curls, we Revisit a Reason to Love Them
A self-proclaimed former straightening addict, I felt I had tried every product on the market and visited stylist after stylist who said that their specialty was curly hair to no avail.
All of my life, women have told me that they’d trade their straight tresses for my curls if only they could. To them I have always invariably replied, “Imagine waking up every single day with a do that looks like Bob Dylan.” End of discussion. Curly hair is no walk in the park, especially on <... >
East Side Exclusivity at Paul Labrecque’s CORE Salon:
A Blunder of Words Takes a Turn for the Better after Second Visit
By Kelly Hushin
A social club often conjures images of rolling golf greens, polo shirts and tied-up sweater shawls, pearls and outdoor verandas. They are the ultimate venues for adult parties where status and fashion sense can be flaunted equally if one so desires. Of course, entry into such venues is not always through an open door and <... >
New York is supposed to be the city the never sleeps, yet you’ll find few high end salons open late when it’s most convenient for you (or for late-night hair emergencies). The Red Market salon is an exception, and combines excellence and artfulness with sheer convenience. Located across from the Gansevoort Hotel in the meatpacking <... >