Lavender Hydrating Mist for Skin & Hair by John Masters Organics


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John Masters is a visionary ahead of his time, he created one of the first organic luxury haircare lines 20 years ago.  Realizing a need in the beauty industry for organic products he began mixing essential oils and herbs at his kitchen sink.  John Masters Organics has also received countless beauty awards – the most recent being the Best of Green - which he’s won two years in a row!

I don’t know about you, but I hate blow drying  my hair everyday.  My secret weapon for soft, shiny and luxurious hair? John Masters Organics Lavender hydrating mist for skin & hair.  I spray it liberally on my damp hair and the results are gorgeous, shiny happy hair.  The sea salt helps create texture and volume – while the lavender soothes and relaxes.  Plus the soft waves without the frizz are pretty too!

There are over 30 products to choose from, now you can have certified organic products for your skin, hair and home with John Masters Organics.

Lavender hydrating mist for skin & hair by John Masters Organics gets a TEN!


Whole Foods

1765 California Street

San Francisco, CA 94109

Nourishing Treatment for Beautiful Hair by Leonor Greyl

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Leonor Greyl is the first Haircare company to create a haircare line using the worlds finest ingredients, for 35 years Leonor Greyl has paved the way from using chemicals to vitamins and natural ingredients that restore, protect and correct the hair. 
I’m a firm believer in creating your own Spa experience at home, that usually means I have two different masks going on at the same time.  On this particular occasion one of the masks I was testing was Leonor Greyl’s Masque Fleurs De Jasmin
The gorgeous scent left me intoxicated, the nourishing hair mask left my hair silky soft and manageable.
Masque Fleur De Jasmin is formulated with pure plant cerimides that leave thin, weak hair stronger  – healthier.
The silk-firming proteins provide flexibility and superior shine.
Masque Fleur De Jasmin detangles while leaving frizzy hair silky, softer and hydrated from within. Plus blow drying time is cut in half.
I love having silky soft and managable hair, isn’t it time you did too?
Masque Fleur De Jasmin by Leonor Greyl gets a TEN!
Telephone: 415-674-4366

New Bamboo Smooth w/ Kendi Oil by Alterna

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If you’re a beauty product junkie or if you suffer from dry frizzy hair you’re going to love Alterna’s New Bamboo Smooth haircare collection.  The ingredients are certified organic Bamboo and Kendi Oil – clinical studies show that 75% of women prefer Bamboo Smooth with Kendi Oil over Argan Oil.
I’m part of that 75% – I’ve been testing Bamboo Smooth Dry Kendi Oil Mist and I’ve never been so in love with my hair.  Ladies, the right haircut, color and haircare products will give your gorgeous hair every time!  It’s important to invest money in quality haircare products and treatments.
I love that the Kendi Dry Oil Mist can be applied to either wet or dry hair.  Frizz is eliminated, hair is nourished and protected.  You will notice smoother, sleeker, stronger and more flexible hair after your first application.   It’s no wonder New Bamboo with Kendi Oil haircare products by Alterna were the haircare products of choice at Sundance.
Alterna Haircare comes in several collections for every haircare type or need.  Alterna has an informative Style Lounge section online that helps in the crusade for beautiful, healthier and stronger hair.  Alterna haircare products can be found at Sephora.
New Bamboo Smooth with Kendi Oil Dry Mist by Alterna gets a TEN!
33 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
“Alterna’s Bamboo collection represents natural luxury at an accessible price point. It’s a line for the eco-chic consumer who wants a natural, eco-friendly product that is high-performing as well. Bamboo is all about powerful ingredient combinations- each line features eco-certified, fair-trade compliant, and certified organic Bamboo Extract for its strengthening abilities, plus an additional nourishing ingredient to give you a certain look. The Bamboo Smooth line blends Bamboo Extract and rare organic Kendi Oil from Indonesia , a duo that gives you the sleekest, smoothest, frizz-free hair. Kendi Oil’s results are so impressive that we put them to the test and conducted third party clinical testing against the leading Argan oil brand. Kendi Oil was preferred by 75% of consumers in terms of frizz, softness, smoothness, and shine. The Bamboo Shine line mixes Bamboo Extract and unique Indian Gooseberry, which has been used in India for thousands of years create the most luminous, glossy hair possible. Soon we will be launching a volume line within Bamboo, so this will be a complete collection that works for all hair types.”-Michael Shaun Corby, Global Creative Director at Alterna Haircare

Serum de Soie Sublimateur by Leonor Greyl

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For 35 years Leonor Greyl has paved the way from using chemicals to vitamins and natural ingredients that restore, protect and correct the hair. Leonor Greyl is the first Haircare company to create a haircare line using the worlds finest ingredients, botancials and essential oils that leaves the hair healthy and luxuriously beautiful.

If you suffer from dry, frizzy, fine and thin hair like I do then you’re going to love Leonor Greyl’s Serum De Soie Sublimateur. 

Serum De Soie has multiple uses, it leaves the hair tangle free when applied to damp hair and leaves dry hair smooth and conditioned without weighing it down.  Either way your hair will be noticeably less frizzy, soft, hydrated and silky smooth. 

I love having silky, smooth frizz free hair — isn’t it time you did too?

Serum De Soie Sublimateur by Leonor Greyl gets a TEN!




Telephone: 415-674-4366



Beautiful Healthy Hair w/ Jan Marini

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Marini Hair Revitalizing Conditioner is breakthrough technology for thinning, aging, chemically and environmentally damaged hair.  One of the Key ingredients in Marini Hair is a propriety peptide that promotes thicker, fuller and luxurious hair. 

 I noticed instantly the increased fullness – my hair was lush and gorgeous! I love having happy full and luxurious hair!

  *Features & Benefits*

  • Hair looks & feels fuller and lusher with the first application
  • Addresses the issues associated with thinning & aging hair
  • Reconstructs hair and provides greater resiliency to withstand the stress of chemical treatments & aggressive styling
  • Benefits increase progressively with continued use.

You’re going to see the improvement in your fine, thin chemically treated hair during your first application.  The smell is fresh and clean, a treat for your hair and senses.

A definite beauty splurge at $195 but worth every penny – Marini Hair gets a TEN!

Dawn Patrice Skincare Studio

870 Market Street #1188

San Francisco, CA 94102


*Usage Instructions*

Shampoo and condition hair as usual. Apply Marini Hair Revitalizing Conditioner to wet hair once daily. Spray very sparingly to root area and massage over entire scalp. Apply leave-in conditioner or styling aids as usual.

Long-Lasting Volume w/ Lea Journo

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Lea Journo owns the hippest hair salon in Beverly Hills,  and can boast of a celebrity clientele that includes Brad Pitt, Orlando Bloom, Kate Bosworth and Britney Spears to name a few.
Lea Journo is known as the Parisian Dynamo of Haircare – and with good reason.  I recently tested POUF Volumizing Spray and I was more than impressed. 
Several months ago I received the best haircut of my life (at Salon Yuni on California Street) and my hair has grown out so beautifully that I have not had to go back for a haircut, which is long overdue. 
Just as I was getting ready to make my appointment this miracle volumizing spray fell into my lap.  I naturally have a flat crown and require a special haircut.  I suffer from flat head syndrome.  Sometimes there is no amount of hair product in the world that will help my fine, thin hair when I’m in a need of a haircut. 
If you suffer from flat head syndrome, or just have fine and thin hair then your going to love POUF VOLUMIZING SPRAY from Lea Journo -  it gets to the root and provides long-lasting beautiful, gorgeous volume! The Unique antioxidant ingredients aid in protecting your gorgeous, luxurious hair from the harmful rays of the sun. 
685 Market Street
San Francisco, CA  94105
Salon Yuni
2434 California Street
San Francisco, CA 346-9864
ask for Yuni $115

Huile Du Palme a beautifying elixir by Leonor Greyl

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Leonor Greyl is the first Haircare company to create a haircare line using the worlds finest ingredients, for 35 years Leonor Greyl has paved the way from using chemicals to vitamins and natural ingredients that restore, protect and correct the hair. 
Marie-Laure Fournier of Fournier Communications can’t live without Leonor Greyl’s Huile Du Palme, I set out to investigate and found the Huile Du Palme luxurious and nourishing.
Huile Du Palme is a beautifying oil that protects the hair from the damaging exposure of the sun, seawater and chlorine. 
I used it as recommended and my hair was left soft, manageable and luxurious.  Huile Du Palme is enriched with the best botanical oils that detangle, nourish and hydrate the hair with intense moisture. 
Telephone: 415-674-4366

Silky Smooth hair w/ John Frieda Smooth Start Conditioner

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Having sisters makes it easy to hear about New beauty products.  I recently tested John Frieda’s New Frizz-Ease Smooth Start Conditioner.  I loved how my hair felt after the shower.  It was silky smooth and sleek!
Smooth Start Conditioner smoothes and hydrates each strand, replenishes vital moisture and helps restore your hairs natural defense against Frizz.  It’s also safe for color treated hair!
I love how my hair was hydrated, silky, shiny and manageable.  The price is a steal, the results are amazing!
Loving my hair after using Smooth Start Conditioner sent me back to Walgreens where I picked up Luminous Color Glaze and convinced me to go online and Pre-order the NEW and  amazing John Frieda Hair Care products that are expected to hit the shelves in early January 2011.
Shopping online is quick and easy – plus you can sign up for coupons and deals.
Smooth Start Conditioner by John Frieda gets a TEN!
Available at Walgreens & Target

New Shampoo with Quinine by Klorane

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Do you suffer from thinning lifeless hair? Or is your hair just fine and thin?   Either way there is a solution if you’re anything  like me and are compelled to wash your hair daily.
Klorane created a New Shampoo with Quinine and B Vitamins that invigorates and helps strengthen the hair while improving natural hair growth.  It’s like Skincare for your hair, it promotes a healthy scalp.
*Quinine is extracted from the bark of the Cinchona tree, the only natural source at the Ecuador that has proven strengthening properties.* 
The B6/B5 vitamins help control sebum production and promote hair growth – leaving each strand hydrated and protected against breakage.
I loved that after shampooing my hair was soft, and tangle free.  Restoring thin lifeless hair is healthy with Klorane.
Klorane gets a TEN!
Available at Sephora

Amazing Volume w/ Volumista by Oribe

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I have fine thin hair, and it seems like it keeps getting thinner.  Recently I’ve been using Volumista by Oribe.  Let’s just say that combining the Royal Blowout and Volumista I now have gorgeous luxurious hair.
Taking your hair to new heights is easy with Volumista.  It’s a weightless mane-pluming mist that combines innovative technology, UV Ray protection, and antioxidants for surperior Volume and Shine.  Each hair shaft is coated with New Age Polymers for incredible lushness and managable hold.
Oribe is a hair care line for the hair obsessed and has a huge celebrity following. 
Volumista also provides hair strengthing properties and conditioning.  My hair feels soft, silky and completely luxurious. 
Volumista by Oribe gets a TEN!
Available at Neiman Marcus & Barneys New York