American Salon Staff
1 ALES GROUP
Phytocurl Defining Spray reinvigorates curls and provides long-lasting bounce and shine. Key botanical ingredients of passion flower extract, mate leaves, and sunflower extract rehydrate curly hair, create resilience and shine, and act as a natural UV protector respectively. This styling spray works best on fine to medium curly hair. (800) 55-PHYTO.
Klorane Specialty Treatment Haircare products use natural ingredients to make damaged and overprocessed hair healthy again. The line features Mink Oil Treatment, a shampoo that restores hair's own protective coating, and Safflower Treatment, a shampoo that pumps up volume and helps perms and colorings last longer. (800) 347-7456.
3 DENNIS BERNARD
TCA The Color Accelerator cuts down on the time your clients have to spend under the dryer. With TCA you can process coloring services in less than 10 minutes. It simultaneously super-conditions hair and prevents fadeout, and can be used in conjunction with other products. (732) 308-9595.
4 CINDERELLA HAIR
Cinderella Hair presents Bond Splitting Shears, tools that perfectly fit the shape of your hand for ease and comfort. Use them to trim or create bonds and ultimately improve the quality of your extension application. (800) 332-9246.
MoisturColor Conditioning Crè Developers contain a patented fiber-strengthening complex (FSC) and are available in 0, 10, 20, 30, and 40 volumes. Lift is achieved without excessively swelling the hair during the coloring process, significantly reducing hair damage. Special buffering agents in the formula maintain developer strength and stability. (800) 33-AVLON.
Concrete 22 is a moldable cement paste that hardens for a long-lasting, rock-solid finish. Three strengths let you choose the control you want, and Redken's patented bonding system keeps it tough without the crunch. The benefits: soft control, texture, natural shine, and clean definition. (800) REDKEN-8.
7 HELEN SEWARD HAIR PRODUCTS
The Olea Mask is a nourishing mask with ceramides and olive oil for dry hair. It deeply repairs and conditions while restoring elasticity and brightness. (212) 213-6145.
Shaper Mega Hold, a maximum-hold aerosol hairspray from Sebastian, speaks to big, bold, beautiful styles. The hairspray provides maximum volume, mega style, and massive hold to build and freeze a look. Its formula uses a combination of resins to create tremendous, lasting volume and stays flexible without the residue typically found in other extreme-hold products. (800) 829-7322.
Supre Hempz Haircare is a full product line consisting of volumizing and hydrating shampoos and conditioners, smoothing serum, firm-hold styling gel, and texture paste that provides hair with the natural benefits of hemp seed oil and extract. Ask your nearest beauty supplier for more details.
Andis company offers a hairdryer that helps tame even the curliest hair while preserving natural oils. The new Styler 1875 uses ceramic technology to assure even heat and help seal in moisture for healthy, shiny hair. The Styler 1875 includes three attachments: a wide-tooth for untangling hair and a fine-tooth and boar-bristle for smoothing hair. (800) 558-9441.