Hair Science 101: What Is Hair Made Of?

by Viviscal Hair Expert on August 28th, 2018

Are you curious what hair is made of? Although hair grows in a countless variety of colours and textures, at a cellular level all human hair is essentially the same. And in order to grow the healthy hair you want, you have to start by understanding what your hair strands are made of. Keep reading […]

Low-Maintenance Hairstyles for Any Hair Type

by Viviscal Hair Expert on August 28th, 2018

Wouldn’t you rather sleep in than wake up early to style your hair? Yeah, us too. If you don’t have time to style your hair in the morning (or you just don’t want to), ask your hairstylist for a low-maintenance hairstyle. Think beyond braids and twists: these easy-care hairstyles are wash-and-go for any hair type. Whether […]

How to Repair and Prevent Split Ends

by Viviscal Hair Expert on August 28th, 2018

  If you’re trying to grow out your hair, split ends are your number-one enemy. Split ends happen when the cuticle of the hair shaft wears away, leaving the inner keratin of the hair exposed. As a result, hair looks frayed and thin. Split ends can be caused by outside stress to the hair follicle, […]

The Causes of Patchy Hair Loss

by Viviscal Hair Expert on August 28th, 2018

Are you noticing a significant amount of hair in your hairbrush or on your pillow? Losing hair is a normal part of the hair growth cycle  On average, most people lose around 80 strands per day. But if you’re experiencing patchy hair loss or sudden hair loss, something else could be going on with your locks. […]

3 Highly Effective Natural Ways to Stop Thinning Hair

by Viviscal Hair Expert on August 25th, 2018

No matter your age, you know your hair is just not as thick or healthy as it was when you were younger. Whether you think your thinning is due to post-pregnancy shedding, excessive stress, a lacklustre diet, or the natural hormonal fluctuations of perimenopause or menopause, hey it’s OK! There are several effective steps you can […]

Holiday Packing Checklist: 5 Beauty Must-Haves

by Viviscal Hair Expert on July 26th, 2018

Before you head off on your next getaway, be sure to pack all the beauty essentials you’ll need for your hair and your skin. Whether your adventures have you jet-setting abroad or as a staycation, you’ll have all the products you need to always look and feel your best.  Summer Beauty Packing Checklist 1. Volumising […]

Does Biotin Help Hair Growth – The Only Answer You Need

by Viviscal Hair Expert on July 26th, 2018

Biotin for hair growth is a key nutrient in hair growth supplements on the market. Did you recently take the plunge and are now regretting your pixie cut or another extreme chop? Here, we break down everything you need to know about biotin hair growth results. Last updated: June 21st, 2017 This article was originally published […]

The 6 Best Summer Up-dos for Thin Hair

by Viviscal Hair Expert on July 26th, 2018

Summer can be a tough time for styling thin hair, since soaring temperatures and high humidity levels have a tendency to make fine hair fall flat. That’s why we recommend styling your hair in an easy updo for the summer months! Whether you have a summer wedding or a night on the town, these easy updos for […]

Hair, YES! Prevent Hair Loss from Heat Damage

by Viviscal Hair Expert on July 18th, 2018

If you use heat tools regularly, you know that heat damage can cause hair loss and breakage that ranges from mild to OMG-scary. If you’ve ever smelled burning hair while blow-drying or found a clump of loose hair in your flat iron, you know what we mean. Sometimes heat damages the hair shaft with minimal […]

Can You Make Your Hair Grow Faster? (Blogger Q&A)

by Viviscal Hair Expert on July 18th, 2018

So you want to get your hair to grow faster? Not just faster but longer, stronger and even less damaged from all the things you do to it on the regular. (Yes, we’re talking to you, the curling-iron, blow-dryer or hair-colour obsessed.) Yeah, you’re in good company. Beauty blogger Jamie Stone gets tons of questions from her readers wanting to know exactly that: […]