WHAT: Gives hair that elusive, undone-yet-done quality, with a hint of grit, hold and a tousled, shine-free finish.
WHO: Anyone. All it takes is the right attitude and application.
WHEN: Anytime (as long as hair is damp).
HOW: Work through damp hair (a must). Start with a small amount and build. Let sit a minute, then loosen and ruffle, freehand. Apply at roots for extra lift. Use a diffuser for more volume all over.
- Silica absorbs oils and moisture, provides dryness
- Sorbitol a humectant for moisturization
- Crosspolymer provides hold
Never sticky (or stuck in another era).
WHAT: The multi-talented sculpting medium that moulds firm and shiny shapes, or brushes into soft, yet still-shapely forms (and it’s alcohol free).
WHEN: Anytime; after Prep or Tonic Lotion; before setting and styling
HOW: Work a small amount through hair (add more as necessary); style and let dry; brush through for softer look.
- Polymer blend gives hold, shine and softness
- Free of alcohol
The first product we ever made (seriously).
WHAT: Gives hair polish and a sort of languid, slept-in, sexy look with separation and extra sheen.
WHO: Anyone; good for thick, coarse or dry hair.
WHEN: Anytime; after Prep or Tonic Lotion, on its own or with other products to separate, create a smooth texture and shine.
HOW: Start with the tiniest bit and build up as needed; squeeze onto palm, work through damp hair with fingers to tousle or a comb to sleek.
- Castor Oil gives shine and body
- Lanolin softens, smoothes and moisturizes
The undone ‘do.
Bb. Grooming Creme
WHAT: Not so perfect, lived in texture really can come easily with this styling moisturizer, which gives natural separation, subtle hold, and a soft, smooth low-glow satin finish.
WHO: Anyone; good for thick, coarse, and afro textures or dry hair; good for men, minimalists or one-minute styling.
WHEN: Anytime; after Prep or Tonic Lotion, on its own or with other products to add texture and shine.
HOW: Start with a very small amount and build up as needed; squeeze onto palm, work through damp hair with fingers to tousle, slick with a comb.
- Jojoba Seed Oil moisturizes, adds shine and flexibility
- Sweet Almond Oil moisturizes