Having Gel nails are not for everyone as they can be perceived to “damage” nails, but if you are able to look after the quality of your nails while the gel is on, and after it is removed, then you will notice a huge difference in the health of your nail beds.
I am sure that at some point in our lives, we have all been a victim of a “box dye” disaster. Most Hairdressers will always refer to a home colouring kit as a “box dye” because it comes straight out of a box you buy off a supermarket shelf. Now I am not knocking these … Continue reading WHY IS COLOURING ONES HAIR AT HOME SO UNPREDICTABLE? By Candice Donadel
We are so excited to announce our new collaboration with ORLY called #HalalPaint, a collection of six halal-certified, water-permeable nail polishes made for Muslim women, by Muslim women. The collaboration is the first of its kind, where a major American beauty brand has teamed up to release a collection catering specifically to us! Talk about Shariah Claw, amirite? The reason why this … Continue reading Orly Breathable Polish- Breakthrough Halal Friendly- AND Safe for Wudu… Article Written by Muslimgirl.com
Ever struggled with Frizzy hair? Even if you blowdry, it still stays frizzy?? Then you have to iron it, and we all know by now that over ironing one’s hair is detrimental to your hair’s health. The solution arrived few years ago in the form of the “Brazilian” or “Keratin Treatment” These amazing hair treatment … Continue reading The Highs and Lows of the “Brazilian Blowdry” written by Candice Donadel
"FUSING MAGIC & CHEMISTRY INTO YOUR NAILS AND SKIN.." CLICK HERE AND PAY ONLY R1150 FOR 4 GELISH APPS AND FREE SOAK OFFS!!! We use our hands and feet everyday, pretty much all day. They take quite a beating, and without them, life could be very difficult, so we really need to look after them. … Continue reading Top Tips to Improve your Nails and Cracked Heals with our MAGIC advice.. by Megan Van Rooyen
I have been in this industry for 21 years, SIX of them working out in the trade as an Educator for L'Oreal, Redken and Pureology, and NINE of them owning my own hair salon - MIRRORS. I also do crazy things to my hair, and at the moment I am Platinum Blonde, so I speak … Continue reading Salon Professional Product VS Shop Products – the Real Truth… by Candice Donadel
Can you believe that in order to change just 1% of colour in our hair, we pretty much change the WHOLE composition of it?? 70 – 80% PROTEIN (strength) 10 – 15% MOISTURE (softness) 3 – 6% LIPID OILS (pliability, frizz factor) .05 - .5% MINERALS (from outside elements) 0.1 - 0.5% CARBOHYDRATES (the more … Continue reading Science of Hair made simple! Understand why your hair feels like it does..