Category: Fashion

Ways to Ease into Gray

Donna Kim-Brand Going gray is usually a natural process that comes along with healthy aging coupled with a genetic predisposition towards gray. Other factors that can lead to someone going gray early or going gray even if they weren’t otherwise likely to are certain types of trauma, illness or a vitamin deficiency. Whatever the reason, […]

“Loose and Easy” – Runway Autumn Style Preview

Donna Kim-Brand As is the way the fashion world tends to work, what shows up in pre-season runway shows is a preview of the styles to come, in clothing, hair, makeup and accessories. So let’s take a peek at what hair is rockin’ the runway for fall season. Go Low- Gravity is winning out there, as […]

Rich Colors lead the Charge!

Donna Kim-Brand Rich Colors lead the Charge! It’s just around the corner- colorful autumn leaves, low lying sunlight and brisk evening breezes. Add in the nip of fresh, chilly air that prompts us to yank out our snuggy warm sweaters and fuzzy textured scarves. And with it comes a new crop of rich, warm, fall […]

Back to School Hair Styles

Donna Kim-Brand Quick and Easy Back to School Hairstyles for Long Hair Your best bet is to start with clean and healthy hair, no matter what the style. But sometimes you have to dash from one activity to another;  informal to more formal or sweaty gym hair to presentable classroom hair. Or maybe you just […]

September 01 / 2015

Travel Hair Care I

Donna Kim-Brand Travel Hair Care Summer time is travel time, which can turn into a very hectic time.  To ease the burden in regards to travel hair care, at least, let’s do a little inventory. Of course, what you need to pack will depend on where you are headed in terms of weather, expected temperatures […]

Your Hair Style and Anti-Aging

Your Hair Style and Anti-Aging We’ve considered various ways to treat your hair to promote anti-aging. Now let’s look at styles (mostly for women here) you can either take on or leave behind in your attempt to look younger, or at least not look old! We all know that ultimately, the state of health and […]

Anti-Aging for Your Hair

Donna Kim-Brand Anti-Aging for Your Hair Despite the fact that Baby Boomers outnumber their younger counterparts, we live in a youth-crazed society. It’s a ‘chicken and egg’ situation as to whether the health and fitness craze is fueling this anti-aging trend, or the trend is fueling the craze. You might not have considered aging in […]

Hair Color and Your Health

Donna Kim-Brand Hair Color and Your Health When my young children and I moved to a new town years ago, a rather boorish ‘player’ type of guy decided he’d try to attract my attention. My kids didn’t like his pushy style, so when he said he loved redheads because he had a 10 year old […]

Shaving tips for women

Donna Kim-Brand Summer Shaving Tips for Women Summer time, and the livin’ is easy; or so the old song goes. It fails to take into account how much maintenance is required for women to keep up a sleek ‘natural look’ in the summer. Three main body areas tend to be the shaving focus for women […]

July 21 / 2015

Shaving Tips for Men

Donna Kim-Brand Summer Shaving Tips for Men The reality is, shaving body hair is mostly a cultural phenomenon, male or female. Different countries, ethnic groups or age groups have a range of beliefs and customs surrounding protocols of shaving.  Bearing this in mind, we’ll look at current North American trends in shaving various body parts […]

July 14 / 2015