Hair, Beauty & Fashion News
Bravo Brings a Third Season of “Shear Genius”, Hairstyle Reality-TV Competition
Hollywood, California, USA - BRAVO the television network for all the trendy, stylish and fashionably fierce stuff you’ll find on the tube will bring forth its third season of the reality-hairstyling
competition “Shear Genius” on February 3 with a brand new host and a brand new judge.
Camila Alves (international model and handbag designer) takes over the hosting duties, while celebrity stylist and former star of Bravo’s “Blow Out” series, Jonathan Antin, takes on the role of judge for the new
season. The former judge and famed stylist, Kim Vo, returns for a second season. And as mentor to the contestants, stylist Orlando Pita adds his expertise.
Season Three of “Shear Genius” has gone international and has assembled 12 remarkable stylists. The winner will receive $100,000 in prize money furnished by Nexxus Salon Hair Care, an apprenticeship with Nexxus and
the chance to style hair for an Allure magazine photo shoot.
The world of styling is much bigger than just a salon – and Bravo's Shear Genius offers a glimpse into that captivating and little-known arena. This season the challenges are more glamorous, the hair more knotty,
and the competition more fierce, as the contestants attempt to demonstrate that their style is a cut above the rest. Throughout the course of the series, the stylists' skills are put to the test as they find
themselves working behind the scenes at an iconic hotel, styling a celebrity at a glamorous home in the Hollywood Hills, and even in a rural barn.
For a closer look at season three, and the bios of the celebrity judges and contestants, visit www.bravotv.com/shear-genius.
Brazilian Blowout Aftercare Products See Booming Success
Brooklyn, New York, USA - Rigona.com has recently announced the great success of their Brazilian Blowout after care products. Rigona is one of the top selling retailers of the top brands of beauty
care products and they are the authorized dealer of the Brazilian Blowout after care product line because they believe in the quality of the products. The outcome of this wonderful hair treatment is one of the reasons
for its increase in demand from women around the world. The hair treatment turns damaged, frizzy, and unruly hair into a soft and shiny manageable mane.
The brilliant results seen by many women is the reason for its increasing success. The Keratin based treatment comes recommended by beauty experts and hair stylists. These experts are amazed by the smoothing created
by this product. The Keratin that is found in the products acts as a nourishment treatment for dry and damaged hair. It supports strength while conditioning the hair. Unlike some other products that tend to thin out
hair and cause breakage, the Brazilian Blowout products makes hair beautiful, straight, and smooth.
Women who have used the treatment say that they now simply wash and dry their hair and do not have to use a blow dryer on it every time. The procedure takes 90 minutes and is great for hair that is unruly, curly, and
frizzy. The product even helps tame hair in humid conditions. Keratin works by healing split ends and splintered cuticles that become damaged due to excessive heat, chemicals, and coloring products.
Laser Hair Remover for At-Home Use
Guidlford, Surrey, United Kingdom - Philips Electronics has a new product available that allows you to get rid of unwanted hair using laser technology.
The new product is called Lumea and looks like a blow dryer. Using pulsating lights, called IPL technology, causes the hair to shed and keeps it from growing back.
If you are looking for a quick fix, this is not the answer as it takes time and patience to achieve the desired results. The company recommends repeating usage every two weeks for the bikini and armpit area and every
month for the legs to get the best results.
There are limitations for use on the product, people that have red, light blond, or grey hair should not use it as well as people with dark colored skin.
While using a laser on yourself may seem a bit scary, the Lumea is safe to use even on the most sensitive skin. The product comes with an instructional DVD that consumers should watch to make sure that they use it
There is a similar FDA approved device offered by TRIA, but the main competition for this product is the No!No! A device that uses heat based technology to reduce the density of hair. This product has been the top
seller on beauty sites for the past several months.