How to Tame Frizz

How to tame frizz – learn how to tame frizz, what causes frizz and frizzy hair and which products will help.

pH in Shampoos and Hair Care

pH in Shampoos and Hair Care What is the pH Scale? The pH scale is a measure of acid and alkaline. It runs from 0-14, with 7 as neutral. The lower numbers are considered more acidic and the higher numbers are alkaline. The amount of hydrogen in a solution determines whether it is more acidic […]

Silicones in Hair Care Products

Silicones in hair products

OK, so I’m writing this, and as always I like to do my due diligence and really really research the content that I create. In the past this has involved studying organic and inorganic chemistry, biology and physics (believe it or not, the hair has a negative charge!). Today however, I was absolutely gobsmacked when […]

Sulfate Free Shampoos

Sulfate free shampoos - why are they so bad and what are they alternatives?

What are sulfate free shampoos and why are they (apparently) better??? Sulfates have long been used in every kind of cleanser, whether it be haircare, skincare or even household detergents. They’re cheap, effective and plentiful. Sulfates in Shampoos Sulfates (including SLS, SLES and Sulfites to name a few) in shampoos can make the shampoo lather […]