Category Archives: Hair Care

Yarok Hair Oil Treatments Repair Summer Damage

  Have you ventured into hair oil treatments? They are new to me, but I love the results so far. The process is relaxing, and it doesn’t have to be as involved or messy as you might imagine. When I was a kid, there were commercials and magazine advertisements everywhere for V05 Hot Oil Treatments. […]

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Fight the Frizz: Summer Hair & Dealing with Humidity

  Do you get the summer frizzies? Does your hair act like an untamed animal when the humidity kicks in? I live in an area of the country where the humidity is thick, even swampy at times. In addition, it has been one of the rainiest summers we’ve had in a while. I frequently wake […]

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DIY Beauty: Hydrating Yogurt & Honey Hair Mask

This month I nearly tried a DIY I’ve never been brave enough to experiment with—a coconut oil hair mask. As you can tell from the title of this post, I chickened out. I have fine hair that is easily weighed down and prone to oily roots, and I also tend to break out from straight […]

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Need a Boost? Yarok Feeds Your Volume, Ends and Roots

    Yarok offers a fantastic lineup of organic, nutrient dense hair products that “feed” your hair and scalp with herbal infusions and gorgeous botanicals. With some of the cleanest formulas on the market, Yarok makes good hair days the standard. For my hair type — fine hair but lots of it — these four […]

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3 Hair Products For Extra Volume

We fine haired people usually have one goal — get that volume! Whether you want to go Dolly Parton big or simply amp up and thicken your tresses a bit, you don’t have to resort to aerosol cans of toxic hairspray and other iffy products in your quest for full-bodied, luscious hair. There are some […]

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DIY Detoxifying Clay Hair Mask

Since I’ve switched to gentle, all natural shampoos my hair has become more balanced and requires less washing, but I still have this romantic notion that I could one day do without shampoo altogether. The trouble is that I’ve never had success with the no-poo method. That’s ok. I’m quite happy with the non-toxic shampoos […]

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Yarok Feed Your Moisture Shampoo and Conditioning Masque

  Yarok was the first clean hair care line that I tried outside of the brands I’d experimented with from local health food stores, so it holds a special place in my green beauty heart. I remember the initial allure and how happy I was with the Yarok Feed Your Volume Shampoo and Conditioner. It […]

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How to Apply Dry Shampoo

  Dry shampoo is one of the most important products in my routine. Sure, it doesn’t sound as splurge-worthy as some of the more colorful and luxurious green beauty products, but it ranks as a necessity in my book. I have hair that’s fine and prone to oiliness at the roots about 24 hours after […]

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How To Transition To Clean Beauty

Are you new to green beauty? You’ve heard that there are just as many reasons to be conscious of what you put on your body as what you put in it, but you’re not sure where to start? I faced a similar learning curve when I started my journey into clean beauty — we all […]

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7 Travel Sets That Are Chic, Economical, & TSA Friendly

Travel kits are the perfect way to get to know a product line. No need to splurge on the full size until you know it’s right for your skin or hair. When you find a line that you love, having your favorite products in a TSA-friendly set makes traveling much more efficient. Even if you […]

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