In the beauty world, "split end" is a four-letter word (even though it's obviously not). And like a hangnail or a zit, it's kinda hard to resist examining and picking at those split hair cuticles, no? Get tips
Summertime is an invitation for a more lackadaisical approach to hair care (hallelujah!). It means maybe letting bangs grow into a long cheek-bone-length layer; not being in curly or wavy hair denial anymore (well, at least for a few months anyway) by skipping the blow dryer and letting hair air-dry; rocking summer-appropriate updos and braids; getting beach hair from actually going to the beach; and covering up three-day unwashed hair with hats and scarves. But with this season also comes certain hair hazards like chlorine, UV rays, salt water and humidity -- all which can lead to pool-hair, fried scalps and frizzy, dried out hair. See products
What did the hairspray say to the strands of hair? I've really got a hold on you. Ba-dum-ching.
There's a misconception that you have to spend a fortune to look like a million bucks -- so not true. Yes, there's something glamorous about wearing Chanel lipstick and picking up some Kerastase hair care products while you're finishing up at the salon, but there are cheapie products that yield shockingly similar -- if not better -- results. Get products
Whether you curl your hair daily or only on very special occasions, a good curling iron is a very handy thing to keep stashed in your bathroom. Not only can it give you tight spirals, but also loose waves and it can even work as a hair straightener in a pinch. See curling irons
If you're still searching for a shampoo that won't make your hair feel dry, brittle and unhealthy, rest assured there is a light at the end of the tunnel. Check out this list of users' favorites, from higher-end brands like Pureology and Aveda to more affordable brands like Dove and Paul Mitchell. We bet you'll find a formula that works so well you'll never want to stop using it. Best of
We love hair gel, because it's such a versatile product. Use it on straight hair, and you can add dimension and shine. Apply some to your natural curls, and you can boost volume and keep frizz in check. But choose the wrong hair gel, and you're stuck with a crunchy, greasy mess that smells like alcohol or bad perfume to boot. We're here to take out that trial and error process for you. Click through for 13 of our readers' top-rated hair gels. Read reviews
Have you decided that your less-than-glowing hair is likely the shiniest it will ever get? Have you given up on trying anything new to up your shine factor? Well, you might want to rethink that conclusion. A quality shine serum or spray should be your first line of defense in the war on dull hair -- just ask any hairstylist or beauty salon owner. Whether you're a curly-haired gal dealing with frizz or a straight-haired chick looking to minimize static, a shine serum can help smooth strands and even treat common hair problems. But above all, they create serious shine. See list
Raise your hand if you've ever experienced sad, lifeless hair. Now, raise your other hand if you've ever tried to fight said limp hair with volumizers that promise sexy hair, only to end up with a sticky, goopy mess. OK, you can put your hand down now. See best volumizers
Hair dryers are like bottles of wine -- some cost $15, some cost $500, and it's often unclear whether or not you're truly getting what you pay for. From the 2-buck Chucks of hair dryers, like bargain models by Conair, to the Dom Perignons, made by the likes of T3 and Chi, the range in price points can be overwhelming. But which ones really offer the best results? Our TotalBeauty.com readers tested the full spectrum of blow dryers, rated their ten favorites and told us why they ranked so high. Check out this list of the top hair dryers, according to their reviews. It might just be your time for an upgrade. See blow dryers
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With more misinformation than genuine reviews about hair products on the web, finding the product that best suits your hair type can be a harrowing experience. Most people either keep trying new hair products until their scalp and pocketbook cry out for mercy, or decide to stick to one trusted brand despite the presence of better hair products in the market. For customers that believe in shopping smart and doing their research before purchasing any hair product, Total Beauty offers our guide to hair care products, the Internet's most exhaustive resource on hair care and beauty product reviews.
You can start searching for reviews by brand name or you can check out the best or worst list for different product types. Our hair experts have tested and tried each hair product, so you can rest assured that our reviews are genuine and legit. You also have the option of sharing your experience with thousands of other users by leaving comments and feedback for any product. In addition, you’ll find plenty of information available on hair styling, celebrity hairstyles, fashion updates, beauty tips and tricks, and much more. So before you trust any product for your hair, make sure that you get reliable, trustworthy information on it from Total Beauty.
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