Posts from the ‘Hair’ category

How to Sanitize Your Beauty Products

Products used to sanitize beauty products

Almost every day we’re being reminded of how important it is to clean, disinfect, and sanitize everything around us in order to stay healthy and safe from the risk of spreading germs. We’ve gotten used to regularly sanitizing our homes and repeatedly washing our hands to keep our families and friends safe. But, have you ever considered the importance of sanitizing your beauty products?

For makeup artists who work in such close proximity to our clients, if we’re not careful, there’s the possibility of passing along harmful bacteria and germs that could lead to pink eye, cold sores, and even mites. Eww! With the COVID-19 pandemic in front of us, we’re reminded how important it is to keep our products and the working environment extremely clean and sanitary. Looking ahead for the beauty industry, this will be a top priority.

It’s not a question whether we should be sanitizing our beauty products for professional or personal use, the question is, what is the right way to sanitize? In this post, I’ll share some of my best practices and tips on how to sanitize your beauty products. Let’s start!

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Amiah Miller

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You know when something works out and comes together “oh so lovely”? I think I can pretty much say that about this editorial I worked on for Mini-Maven with rising star, Amiah Miller. From the photographer to the wardrobe stylist and of course to the hair and makeup, this shoot worked out perfectly. Scroll down to check it out and learn more about the products I used. I hope you love it just as much as I do!

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Crunchy Curls Be Gone

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Over the summer, I had a terrible hair experience that left my curls super crunchy, dry, and brittle. It was a combination of a setting spray and a foam mousse that damaged my hair and caused tons of breakage. Seeing my hair break off right before my eyes was scary, so right then and there I set out to get my hair healthy and hydrated.

In order for those crunchy curls to be gone and for my hair to have total hydration, I needed to change up from the products I was using. Enter Ouidad’s Curl Immersion line. These products are hair miracles that brought my dry and crunchy curls back to life! Read more about these amazing products below.

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