Extend the life of your hair color

July 28, 2008 12:15:07 PM PDT
Audrey Mansfield shares secrets for hair treatment success!

Audrey's picks:

  • Perfect 10 by Nice 'N Easy
    Price: $13.99

  • Root Touch Up by Nice'N Easy
    Price: $6.99 at Walgreens, $5.99 at Target

  • Clairol Nice'n Easy Hair Color with Colorblend Technology
    Price: $7.99 at Walgreens

  • Cover Your Gray By Irene Garni
    Price: Around $4, available at Ulta and texasbeautysupplies.com

  • Pro Root Touch Up by Marc Anthony
    Price: $9.99 at Walgreens

  • Repelle Skin Shield Wan
    Price: $4.99, available at http://repelle.com/home.php, Walgreens and Rite Aid stores

    To make your hair color last

  • Use shampoos for color treated hair.
  • Wash your hair every two to three days.
  • Wash your hair in lukewarm water, and NOT in very hot water
  • Rinse your hair after swimming in the pool or ocean
  • Deep condition weekly
  • Use root touch up
  • Use gentle heat styling tools

    Make your own Hair Sun block spray

  • Boil 2 cups of water
  • Put 4 tablespoons of a 30 plus sunscreen cream in the water and mix it well
  • Put the mixture into a clean spray bottle use on hair and Skin
  • Use while you are sitting around the pool or at the beach.

    Aveda hair products featured in this segment:

    1. Light Elements Smoothing Fluid--Organic jojoba and rice bran oil give weightless shine and natural UV filter. With Organic Lavender to soothe the senses. Use on dry hair to give shine, create texture. $23

    2. Color Conserve Sun Protector--This light foam is a sunscreen for the hair, and also acts as a leave-in conditioner and detangler. Maximum UV protection with wintergreen and organic quinoa. A great leave-in conditioner with sunscreen! On wet hair just out of the shower, pool, or ocean. Be sure to rinse chlorine or salt water out of your hair! Chlorine or salt plus sun equals bleaching of pigment, whether it's natural or salon provided! $14

    3. Dry Remedy Moisture treatment with Treatment Comb-- Buriti oil for intense moisturizing without heaviness. Dry Remedy Moisture System, has a Deep Moisturizing treatment that makes hair silky, soft, and supple without weight. Apply it to damp hair, twist up and out of the way, and catch a few rays...all to the benefit of dry, brittle hair. $26.
    Products by Aveda, available at Atelier, an Aveda lifestyle salon spa:

    Atelier SalonSpa
    378 Santana Row, Suite 1120
    Atelier Studio
    377 Santana Row, Suite 1175
    San Jose, Ca. 95128
    408-244-4222

    Karie Bennett, Founder and Master Artist Atelier SalonSpa and Atelier Studio at Santana Row, 2008 Global Salon Business Award winner, judged by UCLA Anderson School of Business

    Website: www.atelieraveda.com
    Model: Whitney Sande

    Robert James Hair Color Products featured:

  • Malibu Swimmers after-swim solution
    Price: $10.00

  • Malibu Blondes weekly brightener
    Price: $10.00

    Robert James Color
    1005 Bush Street
    San Francisco, CA, 94109
    Phone: 415-447-0773
    Website: www.robertjamescolor.com

    Diva International
    1 Market
    San Francisco, CA
    415-543-8444
    Website: www.divainternational.com
    Product featured: Sebastian Cellophane

    Special thanks to the Hotel Adagio:
    Hotel Adagio
    550 Geary Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    (415) 775-5000
    Website: http://www.jdvhotels.com/adagio/


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