Category: Tips and Tricks

Learn Some Beauty Shop Slang To Get A Perfect Cut


Have you ever gone to your stylist prepared with multiple pics of your desired cut, only to wind up with a look that’s just a Chances are, ... Read More
August 12, 2016Team Shades
4 Need To Know Tips Before Going Platinum


So, you want to go ultra-blonde? Whether you’re inspired by GOT’s Khaleesi or a Kardashian, there’s no escaping that platinum locks are white-hot this summer. Of course, platinum blonde, silver, ... Read More
July 27, 2016Team Shades
How To Rock Metallics All Summer Long


Did you get a chance to check out pics from this year’s Met Gala yet? If so, you may have noticed that celebs amped up their head-to-toe sparkle to fit the theme of Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology. While we ... Read More
June 29, 2016Team Shades
Beat The Heat By Embracing Your Hair’s Natural Texture


Whether pin-straight or prone to frizz, embracing your hair’s natural texture can be a tall order. Sure, messy ponytails are fine for weekends—but, we all depend on our holy grail products and hot tools to feel polished and professional Monday through Friday…. until ... Read More
June 9, 2016Team Shades
Get Boho-Chic With These Festival-Ready Hairstyles


Grab your floral crown and texturizing spray, because this summer’s hottest festivals call for hair that’s effortless and boho-chic! Check out our suggestions for styles that pair perfectly with your favorite electric-teal eyeliner and psychedelic nail art, to help you get into the ... Read More
May 23, 2016Team Shades
3 Top Tips To Keep Your Hair Healthy & Happy


What’s one of the most common misconceptions about hair? That your locks are living—or can somehow be repaired. If that comes as a surprise, don’t fret! Beauty brands have ... Read More
March 23, 2016Team Shades
hair care faqs-2


Let's face the facts: You know that using heat to style your hair can cause dryness, breakage, and split ends. Specifically, heat damages your strands by causing hair’s naturally smooth ... Read More
March 4, 2016Team Shades
perfect hair all week long


What would you give for a week of perfect hair without sacrificing the snooze button? One of the most common misconceptions about blowouts is that they should be saved for special occasions. Yes, blowouts ... Read More
February 15, 2016Team Shades
Adding Oils To Your Hair Routine


For the uninitiated, hair oils might sound counterintuitive. After all, most of us have dedicated a lifetime of hair rituals to avoiding slick strands! But oils are the latest beauty insider favorite—and ... Read More
January 8, 2016Team Shades
How To Care For Your Hair


It’s the middle of winter, and you’re tired of being cold. What’s worse than forcing yourself out of a warm, snuggly bed? It’s leaving the steamy rapture that’s your morning shower. The desire ... Read More
December 23, 2015Team Shades