Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

January 18, 2012

Sock Curls | No-Heat Curls Hairstyles

By popular request, and because no-heat hairstyle ideas are very popular right now… we decided to share one of the curling techniques my grandma used on me when I was little. This hairstyle curling tip uses a little bit of water and socks! Yes, mens socks {clean ones, of course}

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December 21, 2011

Flipped Ends | Layered Hairstyles

Although the focus of our tutorials is on doing cute hairstyles on my girls, you can still do all the styles on yourself as well. More and more, we receive questions on how  I do my own hair in the videos we film. My goal is to include more of

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December 14, 2011

Chalk Highlights | Teen Hairstyles

Aside from feather extensions, I am starting to see quite a trend towards color highlights in girls hairstyles. I am not a fan of permanent color in my girls’ hair, for obvious age reasons, but also because it can be damaging and a big commitment to that color. My girls are

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December 12, 2011

Headband Curls | No-Heat Hairstyles

I do use heat on my hair from time to time, and also on a few hairstyles with my girls, but always make an effort to use a good heat protectant. There are, however, hairstyles where you can get gorgeous curls without the use of heat. These no-heat hairstyles have

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October 17, 2011

Suave Dry Shampoo | Hairstyle Tips

Two months ago a friend of mine introduced me to the idea of dry shampoo. I guess I have seen it around for awhile, but literally thought to myself, “C’mon, a dry shampoo? How useful can that be?” On this occasion, I saw how it was used and we were

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September 01, 2011

Straight Bangs | Fringe Hairstyles

As I mentioned earlier, I decided to give my #2 the straight bangs/fringe that she has been wanting. She had side bangs before, so we figured why not! I do not have much experience at all with bang hairstyles since I, myself, have not had bangs for 16 years. This

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August 03, 2011

How to Make Feather Headbands

In our last Daddy ‘Do hairstyle, Four-Strand Ponytail, my husband showed a feather headband that we had made.  We received so many comments asking us how to make these headbands, so we decided to film a tutorial for you all. I first bought one off of Etsy a year ago

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May 16, 2011

Single Twistback | Mom Hairstyles

I am on a recent mission to provide those of you moms some more simple, yet cute, mommy hairdos!  I mean, we make our girls look cute… but sometimes we forget about ourselves!  Actually, girls of all ages can use this, and it literally takes one minute to complete! We call this

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April 13, 2011

Crimped Strands | Waterfall Braid

Here is a cute Easter Hairstyle that will definitely stand out!  It incorporates the use of a Double Waterfall Braid, but with “spot” flair. In fact, I am working on a series of Waterfall Braid videos that will show you several ways to finish off the hairstyle. Now I know

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February 13, 2011

Ribboned Bobby Pins | Tips and Tricks

This video tutorial shows a very simple way to spice up an updo hairstyle, for any holiday occasion. This one happens to be for Valentine’s Day. In this video (you can use Messy Bun #1 or Messy Bun #2), I use a thin ribbon cut into small strips (length can

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