MY husband gave this new AVEDA CHERRY ALMOND COLLECTION  the thumbs up for the smell alone. I, on the other hand, have an aversion to all things marzipan-y, which is what this smells like. If you are a Bakewell fan, you are going to love it! The new collection is 98 per cent naturally derived, silicon-free, and vegan. The two products - Cherry Almond Softening Shampoo and Conditioner, have been formulated to leave your hair soft, shiny, and … [Read more...]

NEW Aveda Texture Tonic

After my holiday the sun, sea and swimming pool have taken their toll on my locks. My hair is over processed, and has gone a bit flat, to say the least. So, I was delighted to try Aveda's new Texture Tonic this week. I love the tousled, undone, effortless look - who doesn't - and this spray will try to give you that hair texture we all crave! It combines a unique balance of ingredients, including  Magnesium Sulfate  - Epsom Salts - which adds … [Read more...]

Get to the root of it with Aveda’s Pramansara Scalp Care

I am the first to hold my hands up and admit that whilst I am rigorous in my beauty routine, I am lacking when it comes to giving my poor hair the same treatment. And having dyed, bleached, straightened and tonged my hair (with wanding my newest obsession!) for around 30 years, I really should know better -and try harder. So, I was delighted to try out Aveda's latest haircare routine range - the Pramansara Scalp Care. Did you know that … [Read more...]

Dry Remedy from Aveda

If you have dry, brittle, damaged hair, and are still on a quest for the right remedy to it, then you might be interested in the new Dry Remedy range from Aveda. On a quest for hydrated hair, Aveda sought inspiration from the moisture rich forests of Brazil, where a unique solution for parched, brittle hair exists in the form of Buriti Oil. This richly moisturising ingredient is harvested from the fruit of the Moriche Palm  - known as the  'Tree … [Read more...]

Control that Curl with Aveda

I have curly hair. It was the bane of my life for so long. Then I found ghd's. I subsequently had very ,very straight hair for a long time. These days, I like to embrace my curl - well, more of the wave, and these two new additions to the Aveda Be Curly range are just perfect for that. Be Curly Curl Contoller (£19) has a liquid formula, containing organic babassu oil, which smoothes and elongates tight curls. At the same time, it fights frizz, … [Read more...]