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The last time we ran into Kristin Ess, she was fresh off a flight from LAX. And, unlike most folks, not a hair was out of place. Our messy top knot didn't hold a candle to Ess' perfect mermaid waves (seriously, even fellow redhead Ariel would probably bow down!). As you can imagine, this level of glamour is common practice for The Beauty Department blogger — showing up at meetings with styled strands, flawless makeup, and never a minute late (yeah, she's that friend!).
As Lauren Conrad's go-to hair guru (she's responsible for that peachy ombré and those braid-within-a-braid styles), Ess has a ton of tricks up her sleeve. Lucky for us, she revealed the 28 beauty products she commits to day in and day out to keep her pretty from morning to night. Just don't be shocked if you run into us at the beauty counter stocking up, too!
If you've been trying curly hair product recommendations and nothing seems to be working for you, chances are you're trying the wrong kinds of curly hair products. Curl pattern is only one part of the hair type equation, your hair also has its own unique porosity, density, length and width. Your hair width can be either read
After pool parties, lazy beach days, and way too many plates of BBQ, summer is officially on its way out. But, before you fall deep into hibernation, just know that the fun isn’t over quite yet. You’ve got a long weekend of serious bargain shopping ahead of you. Get ready — your favorite labels are coming at you with read