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How to choose the Right straight hairstyle for your face shape

There’s much more to styling our hair than we know. Our hairstyle or haircut acts as the frame that emphasizes our best features – or our worst. In the morning, you might simply pull your straight hair into a ponytail and leave the house. If you’re thinking of trying a new straight hairstyle, you might be ready to just hop over to the salon and ask them to give you that cut you’ve been obsessing over for weeks. However, before you style your hair or go under those scissors, you should think about one very important feature that determines how style will look on you: your face! Your face shape is the most important factor when it comes to choosing a hairstyle. A hairstyle that complements your face in the right way will bring out your beauty, minimise your flaws and have you feeling your absolute best. Even the prettiest hairstyle or haircut can look wrong if you haven’t got the right face shape for it. Unsure of how to style your hair? We’ve got …

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10 Most Popular Straight Hairstyles in 2016

This year has seen a lot of highly popular hairstyles for straight hair. Some of them are fairly new, but some of them, like double braids, have resurfaced from the past to see even greater popularity with celebrities like Kim Kardashian sporting them often.  It’s no secret that many of us may want to recreate these styles on our own hair, so in no particular order, here’s a list of 10 of the most popular straight hairstyles for 2016. 1. The blunt bob The blunt cut bob has seen a lot of popularity in recent years, but Kylie Jenner skyrocketed it to popularity in 2016. The short, chic style gives an air of elegance while maintaining simplicity, and is a favourite for many celebrities recently. 2. The asymmetrical lob The lob is a long version of its cousin, the bob. The asymmetrical lob has an uneven mirrored length, with one side being longer than the other. This unusual asymmetry creates a style that is eye-catching and more daring than the typical bob, and just as chic. …

titanium, ceramic flat irons seem look the same, but how do they actually work on your hair

Titanium VS Ceramic Which Type of Hair Straightener Should I Choose?

The most popular hair straighteners are the ones that their plates are made with Titanium (metal) and Ceramic. What is different between them, and which one should you choose, let’s find out. Ceramic Flat Iron According to Wikipeadia, A ceramic is an inorganic, nonmetallic[a] solid material comprising metal, nonmetal or metalloid atoms primarily held in ionic and covalent bonds. The first form of this material found dated back more than 27000 years ago. By properties of the material,non-erosive, heat conducted, it is ideal for making plates of flat irons. Cons: Since your hair contains moisture, Ceramic plates may cause this evaporate and create hot stream through hair. Easily to break, crack if you accidentally drop them. Cheap ceramic flat iron have very thin layer of ceramic, which will be peeled after long time use. Pros: Ceramic plates are very smooth. Even heat distribution Can work for a lot of hair types Our recommendations for best ceramic flat irons: Solia Tourmaline Ceramic Ion Flat Iron  RUN AWAY FHI FLAT IRON High-end model with fully ceramic coated plates …

Do Hair Straighteners Cause Hair Loss?

Hair straightening has been one of the most popular styling methods for women and girls since we can remember. The magic in transforming curly, wavy or kinky hair to straight flowing tresses (or even just giving straight hair a sleeker look) is irresistible and exciting. However, hair straightening isn’t all good – it can actually be really bad for your hair when done incorrectly. So can flat irons cause hair loss? The answer is yes, and you’ll see why. Even with the use of top of the line heat protectants, your hair is at the risk of being damaged by hair straightening flat irons if they’re used incorrectly. The misuse of flat irons is the culprit of many common effects of hair damage. It causes hair to thin out, become brittle and frayed and yes – even break off. Here are the top 4 reasons why flat irons damage hair; maybe you’re the culprit of a few: Too hot. Flat irons temporarily straighten hair by altering the hydrogen bonds in the hair via heat, which isn’t …

A Crash Course On The Popular Brazilian Blowout Method

The Brazilian Blowout is the name given to a very popular hair straightening method, which differs from another hair smoothing treatment, Keratin Treatment. So what exactly is a Brazilian blowout? Simply put, the process of the Brazilian Blowout uses a solution to smooth the hair strands in order to straighten it without any damage done. In the process, protein is bonded to the hair by a hair straightening flat iron to protect and smooth the hair and make it straight. The Brazilian Blowout process is usually an ideal choice for girls (or boys!) with thick hair that’s curly, kinky or wavy, and that they just can’t seem to manage. It’s also a popular choice for persons with straight hair who just can’t stand their mane’s frizz. The Blowout promises to transform frizzy, unruly tresses into straight strands that when washed, revert to a silkier, more manageable version of themselves. Confused? Don’t worry -we’ll break down the process below. The Brazilian Blowout is done in six steps which usually take about 90 minutes. 1. The hair is …