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Friday, June 18, 2021
What I learned from 5+ years of hair analysis
I did hair physical analysis for 5 years, handling somewhere around 500 analyses. It mirrored my work with plants, soils and microscopy - I...
Sunday, October 18, 2020
Sulfate-Free Shampoos: Part 1
Hi All! This series is brought to you by virtue of my developing a sensitivity to the shampoo I'd used for about 9 years. I "DIY&qu...
Saturday, September 5, 2020
Oils - Some Thoughts for Troubleshooting
Hi all! I wanted to pop in and highlight some issues with oils. Oils can be a challenge - lots of us feel like maybe we should either be usi...
Monday, December 24, 2018
Product pH List
This is a short-looking list but read carefully, for some brands or some lines within a brand, the pH range is for multiple products. Some b...
Saturday, December 22, 2018
Hello Everyone - just popping in to say I'm working on the Comments section. I tend to get about 2-3 "spam" comments per act...
Sunday, August 12, 2018
Flax Seed Gel Diagnostics: The Video!
There are plenty of "how to make flaxseed gel" videos on YouTube, right? I made this video to show you how to tell whether you'...
Sunday, August 5, 2018
Conditioning Technique: Squish to Condish, How it Works
First of all - this is not my technique. It was named by Melissa Stites, hairstylist and owner of There Once Was A Curl salon in Southgate,...
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