Ah…the summer sun. So warm, so bright. It can enhance your highlights, but at the same time, strip your hair of its intended hue when UV rays, chlorine, and environmental hazards have their way with you. If you’re like me, though you love to color your strands, you only indulge in the process every four <... >
Ok. So you know the drill. Ionic. Ceramic. Infrared heat. Tress tools that incorporate materials combining advanced technologies have surpassed being trendy beauty buzzwords to behold and are instead on the forefront as proven products that enhance our hair in several ways. Not only has drying and styling time been reduced but the damage that <... >
Hot summer weather necessitates special hair care, and the Riccardo Maggiore Salon on the Upper East Side offers great cuts, color, and hair care tips to keep your tresses in season. This sun-filled salon, with floor-to-ceiling windows, is stocked with amenities and a full range of services including hair care, makeup application, waxing, facials and <... >
Is fun in the sun taking a toll on your tresses? We know ain’t easy to keep your ‘do divine when summertime elements are abound, so this month’s Fab Four offers some product suggestions to keep your strands smooth, silky, and sensational. Clarify: Color, cut, product placement. There’s a lot that goes into maintaining a <... >
There’s not much I can say about Frédéric Fekkai that you haven’t already heard – big time celeb hair stylist, industry icon, creator of innovative hair products, and a dashingly handsome Frenchman to boot. His wealth of hair insight is apparent in every move he makes. Speaking of which, this summer he’s reopening his salon <... >
Pretty soon you’ll be on the jitney headed to the Hamptons, jetting to Jones Beach, or frolicking on Fire Island. Summer is just around the corner and BN has your back with the Fab Four to give your head a smooth start on summer. Clarify: Everyone could use a boost once in awhile – especially <... >
For many women, remaining chaste for their regular hairstylist is virtually a religious experience. I know scores of them who won’t let anyone but their steady, long-time hairstylist get near their hair; but not me. I am a hair-styling hussie. I consider myself a serial “new client” – I’m constantly going to new stylists. Seeing <... >
I have a confession to make. I hate going to the salon. I get fidgety after an hour or so, and to lessen the time spent in my stylist’s chair, I will do anything to keep my hair in tip-top shape between visits. When BN asked me to test Luster Products’ new hair care line, <... >
Want the shine of your hair color to revival the rays of sun this summer? Then check out Redken’s in-salon color treatment called Shimmer One. It’s great for NYC gals on the go for several reasons: the process only takes 20 minutes (so you can slip away from the office with a dull ‘do and <... >
Who Knew Backward Could Be So Forward?
Progressive Riah Salon, Hair spelled backward is anything but.
By Kathryn Holl
What do you do when you’re getting married in Australia and your colorist/stylist is in Manhattan? Fly her to Sydney, of course! That’s what one of Ann Minihan’s many loyal clients did on her big day because she just didn’t want to trust her tresses to anyone else. So we decided to seek her advice <... >