Tips from an expert: Haircare with Carie McKay-Rose | Bakersfield Life

Carie McKay-Rose, proprietor of Sola Salon Studio

Julie Mana-ay Perez

I believe most of us fantasize about having wholesome and delightful trying hair. From our trials and errors with merchandise, a few of us can not seem to get it proper. With the suitable stylist and the suitable merchandise to search for, you’ll be able to obtain that look. I requested Carie McKay-Rose, a stylist at Sola Salon Studio, a sequence of questions of the right way to take higher care of our hair, virgin or colour handled, and what merchandise and tendencies to attempt. How to care in your hair throughout the summertime: If you go swimming, there’s an opportunity you would possibly injury your hair from the solar or chlorine from the pool, mentioned McKay-Rose. She mentioned earlier than you soar into the pool, moist your hair first. “Hair will take up recent water and never a lot of the chlorine water when you get in. And wash your hair afterwards,” she mentioned. How to care in your hair throughout the wintertime: When the season adjustments to colder climate, a few of us discover our hair changing into dry. McKay-Rose recommends utilizing sure shampoos, like one in every of her favorites, Paul Mitchell Tea Tree Shampoo, to stability your scalp and the oils you are naturally producing, and it retains your hair and scalp wholesome. She additionally recommends utilizing eucalyptus oil in case you have points with your scalp. Ingredients to keep away from utilizing: McKay-Rose mentioned to keep away from merchandise that include sulfate as a result of they’ll dry out your hair.

Photo courtesy of Carie McKay-Rose

What are your favourite hair care merchandise: “I’m a Redken woman. As far as my colour goes and my merchandise, Redken is a good model,” she mentioned. Another product McKay-Rose recommends to folks is Milbon, an inexpensive and high quality model.How can we obtain bouncy and voluminous hair? McKay-Rose recommends utilizing volumizer similar to Milbon thickening mist, which can add texture and thicker hair strands. It additionally relies upon what a part of your hair you need to have quantity — on the underside or high of your head. Round brushes will assist with quantity on the scalp.“The larger the comb, the extra quantity. The smaller the comb, the extra curl,” she mentioned. “Guts 10 quantity spray foam from Redken is a sprig mousse that goes in your scalp. Rub it in, use a spherical brush after and it ought to provide the quantity on the highest.”How to keep away from broken ends: “Make certain you are trimming your hair. If you are hair is not rising, it is most likely breaking off,” she mentioned.McKay-Rose advises folks to trim their hair each three months, and in case your hair is coloured, trim each six weeks. “Split ends proceed to separate. They simply don’t cease on the backside. Don’t choose them off. Take scissors and lower your hair as an alternative of pulling it; your hair naturally has totally different layers, anyway,” she mentioned.

Photo courtesy of Carie McKay-Rose

Why you need to seek the advice of with a hair stylist:McKay-Rose mentioned hair specialists like herself are capable of decide what’s damaging an individual’s hair, what merchandise to suggest primarily based on their hair, the right way to use these hair merchandise, the right way to fashion your hair and what we are able to do to deal with our hair so our scalps and ends are wholesome.”You can go to the shop and purchase a product and hate it as a result of it did not work proper. Sometimes it is since you did not use it correctly,” she mentioned. 

You can attain Julie Mana-ay Perez at 661-395-7467. You might also comply with her on Twitter @morbidjulie. 

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