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Hair Care

A naturopath’s tips for healthy hair

by Hair Romance on September 15, 2014 · 4 comments

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Hair Romance - A Naturopath's tips for healthy hair

You are what you eat. Your hair can be a record of this, with new hair growth preserving what’s happening in your body. Hair Romance chats to Shelley Atkin, naturopath at Lifestream, about her tips for healthy hair. How does our diet affect our hair? Our hair is an amazing expression of our inner health. It [...]


5 hair care tips for swimmers

by Hair Romance on May 28, 2014 · 0 comments

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Hair Romance - hair care tips for swimmers

Chlorine and salt can dry and damage your hair, so swimmers need to take extra care of their hair. I love swimming but I hardly swim anymore and my hair is to blame. In summer, I often swim at the beach but I miss swimming as a regular exercise. When I was young I used [...]


Hair Romance - 10 things to eat to make your hair grow faster

Want to grow longer, healthier hair? Healthy hair is not just what you put on the ends of your hair, but more about what you eat. To grow healthy hair you need to feed it from the inside. The length of your hair is determined by your genes (see my post on why your hair [...]


Hair Romance - Ultimate holiday hair guide

Here is your Ultimate Holiday Hair Guide to keep your hair looking its best, and giving you hairstyle ideas for every lunch, dinner and holiday get-together. From picnics to parties, here’s everything you need to have a good hair day. Caring for your hair Good hair days start with looking after your hair. Are you [...]


Hair Romance - Salon treatments to repair your hair

Colouring and heat styling your hair causes damage. No matter how careful you are, everything you do affects your hair. To keep your hair looking shiny and feeling healthy you need to treat your hair. I like to do something nice for my hair every week to make up for all that it goes through. [...]


How to wash your hair in space

by Hair Romance on July 11, 2013 · 11 comments

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how to wash your hair in zero gravity - international space station

I found this video from the International Space Station fascinating! Astronaut Karen Nyberg is currently on the International Space Station and was also the 50th woman in space. She is often asked about hygiene questions in space, and here she gives a demonstration as to how she washes her long hair in space. Click here [...]


How often do you wash your hair?

by Hair Romance on July 10, 2013 · 11 comments

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Hair Romance's daily steps for beautiful hair

What’s your daily hair routine? Do you wash your hair every morning? How do you care for your hair on days when you’re not washing your hair? I’m back on the Schwarzkopf Style Studio Blog sharing my daily hair routine and talking about the gold standard in hair care. Head over to the Style Studio [...]


Hair Romance - big braided bun and winter hair care tips

Although it doesn’t feel like it, winter is about to hit the southern hemisphere. The end of summer comes with a sigh of relief as we see the end of humid weather in Sydney. But as we turn the heaters on, there are other stresses that affect our hair. In the same way I start [...]


Hair Romance - How to get thicker hair

One of the most frequently asked questions is how can I make my hair thicker? Here are ten tips to help you get thicker hair. 1. Get a good haircut Too many layers can make your hair look thin. Opt for a blunt finish on the ends to create the illusion of fullness, and some [...]


How long does pink hair dye last?

by Hair Romance on October 18, 2012 · 23 comments

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Hair Romance - pink hair fade over 3 weeks

When people see my new pink ombre hair they say either “Love it!” or “Is is permanent?” I’ve tried many versions of pink hair dye in my hair history. The picture above is my bright pink and orange hair from July 2012 when I said “Go for it!” to Stevie English. I let this wash out but have [...]