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15 Reasons Your Hair is Brittle

15 Reasons Your Hair is Brittle

TweetFind out what’s behind your dry, weakening hair… Your hair is designed to grow healthy and strong, but when you don’t give it the right nutrition, you could end up causing damage–to the point that it falls out, or at the very least becomes brittle and dry. If you want to prevent this problem, here are a few reasons that your hair is brittle: You’ve washed it too much &... »

Beach Braid Tip of the Day

Beach Braid Tip of the Day

Tweet If you’re loving braided beach hair as much as I am, you’ll love this tip by celebrity hair guru Frank Galasso of Barnes & Galasso in LA: Bring a spritzer and fill it up with ocean water, add a squirt of conditioner and you have an amazing beach spray! You can even add a tiny bit of sand and get that grit in there that really texturizes the hair. Comb through wet hair, braid,... »

A flat-haired girls best friend…

A flat-haired girls best friend…

TweetFlat hair is a serious problem. Perhaps as serious as herpes or toenail fungus if you consider the amount Americans spend on varied hair products each year to give the appearance of volume and luster compared to herpes and fungal medications. It’s a sick display of our culture, really, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t still put up a good fight against flatness and frizz. E... »

Beauty Spotting: Light Conditioning

Beauty Spotting: Light Conditioning

Tweet In the quest for silky-not-greasy tresses, we women have to be extraordinarily careful with what we put on our hair. I’m a huge fan of rich, deep conditioning treatments once a week (Sunday is my preferred day, thank you very much), but during the hot-as-heck days of summer we’re all likely to wash our hair at least a few times a week. Or at least I hope so. Using oily products m... »

4 Steps To Beauiful Hair from Eva Scrivo

4 Steps To Beauiful Hair from Eva Scrivo

Eva Scrivo gives a sneak peek in to her new book with 4 tips to get the best hair of your life. »

Darlingly Darius

Darlingly Darius

TweetAs you might be able to tell from my bio pic, I have ferociously long hair and it’s a pain to find a glam up-do that will keep shape all night until the last candid picture. Lucky for the Lux Spot (and me!), the oh-so-fabulous Ryan Darius Nickulas, owner of the Ryan Darius Salon on W12th, has given some hair styling tips that not only will last when dashing through the snow, but may nab... »