You Can’t Beat the Heat When Deep Conditioning!

Whatever your hair type, one thing we can all benefit from is deep conditioning. High heat tools, chemical products and other elements can be so harsh on our tresses. It becomes so important to restore the moisture and nutrients in your hair. Here are five simple deep conditioning tips to guide you on your next wash day:  Find the right hair treatment: The first step is to find the right treatment for your hair. This may take some experimentation. Your hair may have different protein needs, or favor certain oils. If you listen to your hair, it will let you Read More

5 Tips for Conditioning During the Winter

Right now, much of the western world is experiencing harsh, cold winters. Because cold air coupled with excessive artificial heat can dry your curls right out, deep conditioning becomes the utmost importance. Everybody has their own tricks and tips for a “deep condition”, but here are some basic tenants that absolutely must be part of your routine, no matter what. Give yourself a fresh start: Seems obvious, sure. But a lot of us tend to forget that maximizing the effect of your conditioner of choice (like, ahem, Richee Rich) starts with maximizing the cleanliness of your hair. Most of us Read More

UFD Partners to Educate Teens on Hair Care Strategies

Every time we step out into the world and interact with the environment around us, we extend our personal reach. We come in contact with people — verbally, nonverbally, directly or indirectly — and have some impact on their day and lives moving forward, based purely on how we treat them in those few seconds or minutes. From smiles and greetings to small gestures of courtesy, our impressions on them have the potential to last much further beyond what we typically imagine. When you look at things from that perspective, it makes the importance of virtues like charity, kindness, and Read More