Category Archives: Hair Product Reviews

Nexxus Oil Infinite Shampoo Conditioner Marula Oil Review

Nexxus Oil Infinite Hair Care Review: Hollywood Edition!

I love my red locks, but I was looking for more of that shiny hair-commercial look on a daily basis. Along came Nexxus’ new Oil Infinite line, and I was lucky enough to get a chance to review it myself in a video we filmed for Nexxus at Walmart. Boom!

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DIY Dip Dye Haircolor Tutorial Feature

Dip Dye Reverse-Ombre DIY Haircolor


This post is sponsored by Bigen.

If you’d asked me a month ago, I’d have said I’d never change my hair. In fact, many SD fans bemoaned the idea at all – my lion-clown mane is my signature, they said. Alas, I’m first and foremost a beauty blogger, and we all must grow and change.

So I did it all by myself, like a big girl and in the My Little Pony parlance of our times decided to do a dip dye, reverse-ombre kinda look. To clarify for those interested (and to soothe the OCD colorists out there), let’s talk about what these terms actually mean and the difference between them: Continue reading “Dip Dye Reverse-Ombre DIY Haircolor” »

Paul Mitchell Awapuhi Wild Ginger MirrorSmooth Review

Shine Bright Like a Diamond: Paul Mitchell MirrorSmooth Review #PMInsiders

Dullness is my biggest hair problem these days, so I was stoked when my Paul Mitchell Insiders package this month included the MirrorSmooth line. Shine bright like a diamond, y’all!

Paul Mitchell Awapuhi Wild Ginger MirrorSmooth Review ModelSo there’s science and stuff behind this whole thing – the big Mitch’s exclusive KeraReflect blend features natural Abyssinian oil for brilliant shine, awapuhi extract for optimal moisture, strengthening keratin protein and thermal protectors for heat-stylin’ addicts like myself. #icantquityou Continue reading “Shine Bright Like a Diamond: Paul Mitchell MirrorSmooth Review #PMInsiders” »

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FabFitFun Summer 2015 Box Review

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All too often, subscription boxes can leave us feeling – well, boxed in. I don’t know about you, but I like more than just beauty, or just fashion, or just fitness products. But I don’t have unlimited funds to get subscription boxes each month for all the kinds of products I like.

FabFitFun Summer 2015 Box ReviewEnter FabFitFun, a sea­sonal sub­scrip­tion gift box with full-size fash­ion, beauty, fit­ness and lifestyle goodies. Since it’s a mix, I wasn’t sure if all the products in FabFitFun’s box would appeal to me, but as soon as I opened the Summer 2015 box, I was delighted. They just GET me. It felt like Christmas in July, and I didn’t even shop on Prime Day. Continue reading “FabFitFun Summer 2015 Box Review” »

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Making (Beachy) Waves with TRESemmé Perfectly (Un)Done

Do you have any very favorite songs that no one but you has ever heard? One of mine is called “Beautifully Undone”, and I’m not the least bit ashamed to say that I got it from the Degrassi: The Next Generation soundtrack:

TRESemme Perfectly Undone Boho WavesThat snazzy little melody wouldn’t stop playing in my head as I experimented with TRESemmĂ©’s new Perfectly (Un)Done line, which works with the current wavy trend that’s sweeping the hair-iverse. Which begs the question: what’s your wave style? Continue reading “Making (Beachy) Waves with TRESemmĂ© Perfectly (Un)Done” »