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A woman getting a perm.

Fixing a Perm That Lost Its Curl?If your perm has lost it's curl, there may be some ways to get it back. This is a page about fixing a perm that lost its curl.

 

A woman in the middle of getting a perm at a salon.

Permed Hair Not Curly Enough?It can be confusing as to what to do to fix a perm that is not as curly as you wanted. This is a page about permed hair not curly enough.

 

Woman Getting Perm

The Effects of Medications on a Perm?Certain medications can adversely affect your perm. This is a page about the effects of medications on a perm.

 

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Using Elmer's Glue To Make Hair Spikes?I'm going to try elmers glue to put my hair in spikes... does it come out easy!? mohawk chick

 

Hair in curlers getting a perm.

How Soon Can I Get Another Perm?Re-perming your hair too soon can have disastrous results, depending on the condition of your hair and the type of perm used. Talk to a professional to determine how long you should wait. This is a page about, "How soon can I get another perm?".

 

Close up of a woman getting perm.

Fixing a Bad Perm?This is a page about fixing a bad perm. If your perm does not take well, you can either go back to the stylist or try to fix it at home.

 

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Getting a Perm After Dyeing Your Hair?If you dye your hair, how long do you have to wait to get a perm?

 

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Using Knox for Your Hair?I have a mohawk, around 8", and my hair is stubborn about staying up with glue and hair spray. I have have heard that knox works wonders, but I'm not sure how much or what to mix it with and so forth, any help is much appreciated.

 

A woman doing a perm at home.

Using Old Home Perm ProductsDoes the thioglycolic acid curl activator in home perms expire or go bad? I have had it for quite a while and it's turned brown. Can I still use it?

 

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Create Bouncy Curls with Cardboard Tubes - secure hair with bobby pins onto roll

Create Bouncy Curls with Cardboard TubesIf you are looking for a thrifty, no heat, alternative to rollers or a curling iron this tip may just be for you. It is certainly a great temporary fix. You just need bobby pins and some recycled TP or paper towel tubes from your crafting stash. You will be pleased and surprised by the resulting bouncy curls.

 

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Re-perming Hair?So I got my perm a day ago, and it's not curly enough at all. So I washed the chemicals out of my hair. How long should I wait to get it re-permed?

 

Beautifully wavy hair after being twisted and flat ironed.

Big Voluminous Waves With a Flat IronWant to curl your hair but only have a flat iron? No problem. Find step by step instructions in this page about making big voluminous waves with a flat iron.

 

Close up of Perming Dyed Hair

Perming Dyed Hair?Hair can be damaged by the chemicals in both hair dye and perms. Care needs to be taken if trying to do both treatments on your hair. This is a page about perming dyed hair.

 

Hair sticking up because of egg whites.

Use Egg White for Hair GelIf you are looking for a chemical free hair gel, try egg whites. This is a page about use egg white for hair gel.

 

woman with straight hair

Chemically Straightened Hair is DamagedThis is a page about chemically straightened hair is damaged. If you have gotten your hair straightened, it may have gotten damming in the process.

 

Victorian Braided Up-do Hairstyle

Victorian Braided Up-do HairstyleThis is a page about Victorian braided up-do hairstyle. This lovely hairstyle is perfect for special occasions.

 

Man with spiked mohawk against brick colored background

Using Glue to Make a Mohawk with SpikesThis is a page about using glue to make a mohawk with spikes. There are many products you can use to style your mohawk with spikes.

 

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Hair Extension Training?What techniques would I learn during hair extension training?

 

Striped Sock

Using A Sock as a Volumizing Hair BunThis is a page about using a sock as a volumizing hair bun. An old sock is the perfect start of a great thick hair bun. Another use for those solitary socks that we seem to always have lying about.

 

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Keeping Your Hairstyle While Sleeping?I am looking for a soft, makeshift curler form to hold the set of a page boy style while sleeping. What can I use? Any ideas?

 

Girl with puffy hair.

Styling Puffy Hair?This is a page about styling puffy hair. Puffy or very curly hair can be a challenge to style.

 

A girl with a mohawk.

Mohawks on GirlsThis is a page about mohawks on girls. Mohawks are not just for guys. Many girls also sport this distinctive haircut made popular in the '80s by punk rock bands.

 

A gymnast performing.

Best Hair Styles for a Gymnast?This is a page about the best hair styles for a gymnast. Gymnastics is an energetic sport that requires a hair style that can withstand the activity and not get in the way of the performer.

 

Woman Applying Hair Spray

Hair Spray Tips and TricksThis page contains hair spray tips and tricks. Knowing a few things about using this product can save you time and money.

 

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Mature Hair Styles

Mature Hair Styles?This page is about mature hair styles. Having an appropriate hair cut and style that makes you feel comfortable, can be a challenging.

 

boy with a cowlick

Getting Rid of a CowlickThis page is about getting rid of a cowlick. A clump of hair that stands straight up or at an odd angle does not always work with the hair style you have.

 

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Ideas for Hair Styles for Prom?My daughter wants her hair put up for the homecoming dance tonight and I can't afford to take her to the salon. I'm a klutz with hair, but I'm going to give it a try myself. Any tips or tricks for me?

 

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Mature Hairdo for Prom Chaperone?I will be chaperoning a prom for my teenage daughter's group and I need help with hairstyles. My hair is just past my shoulders (maybe 2 inches past) and thinning on top. I am in my early 50's, heavyset and wear glasses.

 

Using a Flat Iron

Using a Flat IronThis is a page about using a flat iron. Straightening your hair with a flat iron is quick and easy way to get your hair styled how you like.

 

Backs of a Girl and Standard Poddle with Dreadlocks

Making DreadlocksThis is a page about making dreadlocks. Some people will naturally get dreadlocks by not brushing their hair, but others need to help them form. Forming beautiful dreadlocks takes some time and attention.

 

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Remedy for a Bad Hair Cut?What if you got a bad hair cut. You're tempted to cover it with a hat, but you don't have a hat and you're broke. What do you do?

 

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Create Beachy HairSomewhere on TV, I saw a personality talk about how she gets the "beachy" look in her hair - She said that she just twisted her hair while it was drying to create those loose waves. I just succeeded in doing the same, using some finishing spray to give my hair some body!

 

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Hair Styles for a Formal Dance?I attend a college where we have formals every 2 months or so. I was wondering if you all had any advice on new, easy to do hairstyles. I like curly messes, basically anything curly and cute.

 

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Gentle Perm Not Curly?I had a great curly perm that was perfect for me. Then I had my hair bleached. It looked cute with the blonde curls. When the perm grew out, I had it permed again, but with a gentle perm. Now, I have straight hair and no way to wear it.Help!

 

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Easy Way to Set HairI drizzle water over a roller, shake off the excess, and set my hair. This means the tips of the hair gets the most moisture. By the time I am dressed and ready to go out, I find the hair is usually dry. If not, just a minute with the drier fixes it.

 

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Making Hair Wavy?My hair is wavy on the bottom and basically straight hair on top. It isn't right, is there a way that works really well to get the top wavy? I have tried a sea salt mixture, but that didn't work.

 

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Hair Styling Ideas?What are some cute ways to wear your hair? My hair is currently dirty blonde and shoulder length.

 

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Perfect Ponytail Tips?I have long thick hair and whenever I put it in a pony tail everything looks good accept the part under my ponytail. There's always a big lump there. I try brushing it up tight and I try clipping it up, but nothing seems to work. Does anybody have a suggestion for me?

 

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Wedding Hair Styles For Women With Dreadlocks?I am getting married next year and the planning is going well. My only problem now is that I can't find any pictures of wedding hairstyles for women with locks (dreadlocks).

 

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Difficulty Styling Hair?I have always wore my hair the same style. It is really frizzy and coarse and always has been even when I was young before ever using any styling aids. The back is long and naturally curly and I let it air dry. But the top I have always blown dry and used a curling iron.

 

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Vintage Marcel Wave Techniques?I am looking for techniques to pull off the Marcel wave. If any of you ladies know how to create the look I would appreciate it. Thanks. My hair is short to medium length, it touches my shoulders.

 

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Having a Mohawk With Curly Hair?I have wanted a Mohawk for some time now, but my mom gets in the way. She's worried I wouldn't look good with one. I have really thick, really curly, brown hair. On a white girl it's unique, but to me it's getting old. Would a Mohawk or Chelsea-Hawk look good on me?

 

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Putting Hair in a Ponytail?Would someone please give me instructions on how to make an ordinary ponytail? I have shoulder-length fine hair. When I make a ponytail to keep it out of my face it looks like I've had an eyebrow lift! Nothing but the aging hipster look, instead of something softer looking for my hair above the ponytail.

 

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Using Egg Whites On Mohawk?How do you use egg whites to make a Mohawk stand up?

 

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How Long Should My Mohawk Be?I want to put my hair in a mohawk but I have to leave 3 inches on the sides. How long should I put my hawk?

 

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Styling A "Bob" Haircut?I have my hair cut into a chin length bob and have the worst time trying to style it. Anyone have ideas that don't involve cutting my hair? Also, my hair is all one length. I don't have my hair cut in bangs.

 

Ideas For A New Hair Style?I swim everyday, and sometimes on the weekends for meets. Because of that, my hair is starting to get blonde highlights. My hair is naturally curly/wavy, and I was wondering if you have any ideas on hairstyles for me.

 

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Should I Get A Mohawk?I have been wanting a Mohawk for a while now but I don't know if I should. I don't care what other people think, but I'm very self critical. Any advice?

 

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Side Swept Bangs?Does anybody know how to get those side swept bangs? Do you style them? Do you need to cut them? Whats the deal with side swept bangs?

 

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Easy, Do-It-Yourself Hairstyles?I need do-it-yourself, easy hairstyles? Does anybody have any?

 

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Ideas for Styling My Hair for a Wedding?My brother's wedding is coming up, and I'd like to style my hair myself. The only problem is, is that I do not have any ideas for up dos. If anyone would be kind enough to post some ideas, it would be much appreciated. Than You!

 

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Conditioning Curly Hair Before Straightening?My hair is naturally very curly. When I dry it or straighten it, it doesn't look smooth it's totally frizzy! So is conditioner a good idea before straightening my hair? Also the ends are awful and damaged.

 

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Advice for Permanently Straightening or Curling Hair?Dose anybody have advice or know anything for getting my hair permanently straightened or curled? I want to get something done with my hair for my birthday on Saturday. I'm not sure whats safe, what will work with my hair, or where to go.

 

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How Do You Care for a Mohawk?How much care does the average Mohawk need? How often do you put it up/retouch, how much spray/gel do you use, etc.? I'm a girl considering one, but I need to know what I'm getting myself into!

 

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Reese Witherspoon Haircut Styling?I just got side swept bangs like Reese Witherspoon. I gave her the picture and she did it totally wrong. But it looks odd middle parted but all my friends make fun of me for not having side part. When I side part it, it cowlicks and the bangs stick up. Can anyone help.

 

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Styling Advice for Wavy Hair?Ok, I'm called the "Beauty Freak" because I read and apply everything! Yet nothing works!

 

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Curling Hair Naturally?How do I curl my hair naturally?

 

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Product for Plastic Looking Hair?I am looking for a spray or gel that could give my hair a "plastic" or "rubbery" look to it after I spiked it. I want to make my hair look like it is plastic or something, and I don't want to put paint it my hair, though that would probably work.

 

Styling My Hair Like Tippi Hedren?I want to style my hair like Tippi Hedren in The Birds, any tips? The back looks like a french twist but I don't know what products to use or how to get the volume in the front and top.

 

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Wet-To-Dry Hair Straightening Irons?Has anyone out there purchased any of the new straightening irons that are to be used on wet hair?

 

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EZ Hair "Set" Tip EZ Hair "Set" Tip. After washing and conditioning, apply mousse, especially around the crown and put on a plastic headband with teeth and push it forward to create a little poof in the front. . .

 

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Creating the Base of My Mohawk?When styling a hair into a mohawk, how wide should the base be? My hair is down to my shoulders, and I've always had a problem with my base width, not to mention trying to keep it up. but I've got the glue thing down now, but the base always looks awkward.

 

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Tips for Styling Long Hair?I have long brown hair (to my bra in the back) and I don't want to cut it but I need some new styles. I'd like some ideas for some fun "do's". It's straight and has never had anything done to it. I'm a little scared I won't like what ever is done. So I thought maybe I could get some new ideas. If you could send them ASAP, i'd like to try them for a big thing that is coming up.

 

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Customizable Hair AccessoriesNow that so many nice faux ponytails, and hair scrunchies and so on are available, you can customize them and have them better match your hair by highlighting them with colored hair spray or use the hair crayons, streaking mascara-like pens. . .

 

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Spiking My Hair?We're trying to spike our hair up and we don't know where to start! Any advice? We have long hair and some G2B freeze spray.

 

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Who Should Wear Bangs?Do bangs make women look younger and who should wear them?

 

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Mohawk Color Advice?I have a mohawk but i can't decide what color to make it. Does anyone have an idea for a nice color?

 

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Perm Not Curly

Perm Not Curly?3 days ago I got a perm. The week before I got chop stick curls and loved them, so I decided to go for the perm. I went to the salon for a consultation and showed pictures of what I wanted. Then I went to the salon to get the perm, to say I'm unhappy is an understatement.

 

Areas of Permed Hair Straight After a Few Days - view of straight area of long hair

Areas of Permed Hair Straight After a Few Days?I got a perm on a Friday, but by Sunday it looked like the front of my hair (by my temples) was almost completely straight. I hoped that on Tuesday when I washed it that things would be OK. So Tuesday came around and I washed and styled my hair with a curling shampoo and conditioner then used curling styling products and a diffuser.

 

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Permed Hair Straight in Some Places?So I got my perm today and I had baseball practice a bit after. After practice i took my hat off to find my hair looks a bit straight in some places. Will this be fixed by just washing it when it's time or is the perm ruined?

 

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How Soon Can I Re-perm My Hair?I just permed my hair and I forgot to put the cap on after the solution. What is the use of the cap and how soon can I re-perm my hair for a better curl?

 

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Perm Not Curly to the Roots?I have been reading your post onperms not being curly enough.I'm a guy with longer hair, but not super long. It's not even to the shoulder area. It's in great condition and I have lots of hair! Which is a blessing. It's straight as well as thick. I've had perms growing up and they were super tight and I looked like Shirley Temple.

 

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Perming Your Hair at Home?I've gotten perms for about 4 years now. My hairdresser usually uses a white (9/16 inch) rod, which produces nice curls. I feel comfortable giving myself a perm, so I ordered white rods online from Sally's beauty salon. I decided I would practice rolling my hair with the perm rods before I applied the solution, but once my hair dried and I took the rods out my hair was so curly.

 

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