The 6 Best Hair Oils

For anyone with fine or thin hair, the phrase "best hair oil" probably sounds like an oxymoron. We may stock up on dry shampoos to combat greasy roots, but the addition of oil can be an asset to your hair-styling routine. With ingredients like vitamins A, B and E, hair oils are like superfoods for your hair, making hair look healthier immediately while protecting it from future damage caused by the environment and heat and styling tools.   read more

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How to Get a Perfect Color Match Every Time

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How to Get a Perfect Color Match Every Time

Finding a beauty look that flatters you isn't easy -- if it were, looking at high school yearbook photos wouldn't make you cringe. That's why understanding how to pick a hair color can be such tricky business.   read more

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16 Beauty Products to Help You Live Out Your Mermaid Dreams

Mermaid beauty is officially here, and it's the perfect way to live out your childhood dreams of living in a fairytale. Whether it's with mermaid-approved packaging (honestly, aquamarine scales make everything better), formulas packed with mermaid-approved ingredients (kelp, anyone?), or even shimmery, shiny mermaid-approved colors, there are tons of ways to pay homage to your favorite mythical creature. Heck, you can even go for mermaid hair -- the opportunities are basically endless.   read more

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7 Ways to Pamper Yourself While Your Hair Color Does Its Job

As hair and beauty technology continues to improve, every step of your routine is rapidly becoming, well, more rapid, not to mention easier. These days, you can even color your hair at home in a mere 10 minutes -- something that would have been unthinkable in decades gone by.   read more

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3 Ways to Take Charge of Stubborn Grays

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3 Ways to Take Charge of Stubborn Grays

There's no sugar-coating it: Finding your first gray hair can be a mildly traumatizing experience. And though we're all about those women who rock a silver style, we totally get that a very large part of the population would rather conceal those annoying, stubborn grays. So while you really can't control when you start going gray (it's due to a combination of factors including genetics, stress, and hormones), happily, you can control how you deal with it. Ahead, Lucille Javier, a New York City-Based colorist, shares her top tips.   read more

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8 Genius Hair Hacks for Women With Fine Hair

The saying "you always want what you can't have" is never more applicable than to a woman's relationship with her hair. And women with thin, fine hair will always want the kind of thick, voluminous hair that would make Connie Britton throw up her hands and go home.   read more

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7 Tips for Healthy Colored Hair

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7 Tips for Healthy Colored Hair

We heart a good hair salon appointment as much as the next girl. Whether for color, a fresh cut or just a blowout, nothing quite beats the feeling of walking out with strands that could star in a shampoo commercial. But if there's no time (or, let's be real, moolah) to hit up the salon regularly, there's still a lot you can do to score top-notch tresses. Ahead, experts share the best advice for giving your hair salon-worthy love, all in the privacy of your own home.   read more

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5 Must-Dos After You Color Your Hair

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5 Must-Dos After You Color Your Hair

Every great new hair color involves an investment of time and money -- and smart women know you've got to protect your investments. That's why any clued-in colorist will tell you how you care for your colored or bleached hair affects your results dramatically.   read more

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11 Best Mousse Products

Big hair, don't care: That's what you'll be saying when you try out one of these reviewer-approved mousse products. When it comes to creating larger-than-life hairstyles, teasing combs and hairspray usually get all the attention in your hairstyling arsenal. While they can get you some momentary height, nothing beats a volumizing mousse for all-day sculpt and hold.   read more

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These Pre-Shampoo Treatments Will Seriously Elevate Your Hair Game

You've got regular conditioners, deep conditioners, leave-in conditioners, serums, oils, sprays, mists, and, of course, your standard shampoo. But the oft neglected products in the haircare category -- and one that can make a serious difference in your hair game -- are pre-shampoo treatments.   read more

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Hair Care Information and Advice

If you're like most women, then you're concerned about the appearance of your hair, and will do what it takes to take care of it. Starting now, it's time to banish dull and dry hair from your life, and take better care of your hair to get lustrous locks that will turn heads. To help you, Total Beauty offers you expert tips on hair care for shiny, glossy hair.



If your hair is in good condition and is healthy, then your hair care regime will only need a few tweaks to keep your tresses looking great. One way to have healthy hair is to maintain a healthy lifestyle; your mane will be in better condition, naturally. Your daily diet should include plenty of water, as well as lots of fresh fruit and vegetables. Opt for grilled or baked dishes rather than fried food, and limit your intake of cola or coffee, which have excess caffeine.

Perming, bleaching, or coloring frequently cause damage to your hair as they strip the shaft of its natural oils. Experts say that hair should have at least eight percent moisture for it to look silky and shiny. Using products meant for chemically treated hair can protect your tresses and make them look smooth and glossy.

Look through Total Beauty's hair care section to discover great secrets for gorgeous locks. Total Beauty offers some of the best hair care advice on the web, so you can have great hair all the time.

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