ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Optimum Amla Legend Rejuvenating Oil

Hair with Amla Oil

I’m often asked lots of questions about my naturally curly hair: “How do you go from curly to straight? How do you keep your hair so sleek? How do you prevent heat damage? And the truth is — there’s no one magic thing that I do to keep my hair healthy and amazing. It’s actually [...]

Discounts, Giveaways and How-to Videos from TRESemmé + Ulta

TRESemme BOGO

There’s a reason TRESemmé is the number one styling brand in the U.S. It’s professional and affordable. It helps you achieve salon-gorgeous, chair-worthy hair every day, all while helping you stay within your budget. Best of all, TRESemmé shows women how they can achieve runway-ready looks at home by granting access to the latest stylist [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: Beach Hair SOS

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Hello weekend sun worshipper. After a grueling week on the daily grid, you’ve earned a well-deserved beach retreat (…while practicing #BGSafeSun, of course). But here’s what you don’t deserve – severe hair damage and breakage associated with prolonged exposure to sun, sand, salt water and chlorine. Luckily, I’m here to help  you nurse your mane back [...]

TTB Travel: Leonor Greyl Institute in Paris

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Ever the thrill-seeker, when traveling abroad, I embark on a hunt for new discoveries….an obscure scent, an innovative beauty tool, a skin-perfecting cream. You know, something extraordinary that I can’t find in New York City. And I have to tell you — In this digital age of unlimited information and far reaching access, it has [...]

Walgreens Beauty Advisors & Sample Boxes

Walgreens Sample Box

Can’t we all use a little beauty help every now and then? Just the other day…I sent a distress text to one of my PR Beauty Girlfriends for advice on a dastardly pimple on the rise. Thankfully, her sage advice saved the day. But, let’s say your BFF isn’t so savvy in the beauty department. [...]

TTB Reviews: Fekkai PrX Hair Care Line

Fekkai PrX hair line

It’s the new year, and along with personal resolutions (go to the gym more, stop and smell the roses, blah-ba-dee-blah) my beauty resolutions are paramount to this commitment. One of the areas that can always use work for so many of us heat-styling addicts is better, healthier hair.  Since my hair is naturally curly, a [...]

The Best Conditioners for Curly, Wavy, Kinky, and Relaxed Hair

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I started out 2011 convinced that I was going to slowly transition out of my relaxed hair into a more natural state. Boy, was I wrong. During the course of the year I cycled through conditioners as I tried to find the one conditioner that would work for the roughly four different hair textures occupying [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Sarah Potempa BEACHWAVER Rotating Curling Iron

Sarah Potempa BEACHWAVER Rotating Curling Iron

Lately I’ve been embracing & boldly rocking my natural curls. . . my hair hasn’t seen a styling iron for weeks. So to review Sarah Potempa BEACHWAVER Rotating Curling Iron, I enlisted the longest locks I know, my dear friend and daytime office-mate, Cannon. Read on as Cannon shares her quest for surfer girl hair [...]

Destination Beauty: Dana’s Loft

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Now here’s a little known fact about me: I have pretty much given up on hair salons. *shock* *awe* Oh, yes! I generally find salons to be a huge waste of time. . . and money. Why? Well — apparently, my hair is the most complex hair type in the world. It’s true! I sit [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: WEN Pomegranate Cleansing Conditioner

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I have been d-d-dying to try WEN Cleansing Cream for at least a year. Finally, my ship came in! Does WEN live up to the hype? See for yourself: