Having made a reputation for herself as one of many world’s high hair colourists, and praised as the lady who launched the Brazilian keratin therapy to France, redesigning it to suit throughout the strict necessities of the European Union, French-Algerian Myriam Keramane’s famed Parisian hair salon is the go-to for celebrities and influencers who crave an beautiful expertise as a lot because the glamorous outcomes.
Now, the CEO and founding father of haircare line Myriam•Ok Paris has her sights set on the Middle East – thrilling information for her lengthy record of native purchasers and brides-to-be. Here, the celebrated entrepreneur speaks to Bazaar’s Nina Catt and shares her high ideas, methods and the most recent development to strive…
What’s the number-one piece of recommendation you give to brides-to-be relating to planning their big-day hair? Start the colouring course of a minimum of three weeks earlier than the marriage. Often brides wish to change their hair color or need highlights, they usually plan to do it only one week earlier than the day. I all the time advise to do it with extra time to allow them to get used to the color and in the event that they’re not completely satisfied, there’s time to alter it. This additionally applies for cuts and trims.
What else do bridal purchasers all the time ask for? They all the time need size, quantity and shine.
What is the most important development in hair color for spring/summer season 2022? Red is again. Warm, copper colors are in.
What is your recommendation for sustaining hair color at residence? Especially within the sun-drenched Middle East? It is important to make use of sulphate-free shampoos so that you don’t strip the color. It can also be mandatory to make use of therapy masks with a low PH of round 3-3.5 to assist seal the hair cuticle, and add shine.
The Myriam•Ok Paris masks have a PH of 3-3.5. In sizzling and sunny international locations, color tends to lighten so it’s additionally important to make use of UVA and UVB protector sprays or oil. I launched the Myriam•Ok Paris Brazilian oil that has UVA and UVB filter with babassou and pracaxi oils. The latter are Brazilian oils sourced from the Amazon that may shield the hair from the solar and harsh water.
What form of merchandise ought to brides use to maintain their hair in-check on sizzling and humid days? They completely want hairspray, hair wax, gel and a superb serum – like our Argan Mood hair serum!
What’s your all-time favorite celeb bridal look? I like easy seems to be for brides-to-be: unfastened hair with quantity. I cherished Kim Kardashian’s look the day of her marriage ceremony to Kanye West. It’s certainly one of my favorite bridal seems to be of all time. Conversely, I additionally like hair tied tightly with a low bun, like Hailey Bieber wore on the day of her marriage ceremony.
You formulated a line of hair dietary supplements. Please inform us a bit of extra about these, and the way they work? For me, it was essential to have a 360° method to hair progress by not solely treating hair from the surface with a detoxifying hair oil, shampoo and growth-stimulating lotion for the scalp, however from the within too.
It was my mission to assist deal with any deficiencies that my purchasers may need, reminiscent of lack of iron, biotion and hyaluronic acid. I wished to make sure we had been capable of present a whole complement that may reply to the varied issues that girls could face when struggling hair fall.
What ought to one anticipate to see when taking hair dietary supplements? Results begin to present after three months. These embrace size, power, quantity and shine.
We adore your hair fragrances. Can you inform us a bit of about them? Wow thanks a lot! I began with the Signature perfume. It was such an enormous success that I developed six scents to widen the gathering. For me, it is very important perfume the hair with a fragrance devoted to tresses as to not trigger any injury, so I developed particular formulation in a laboratory that don’t hurt the hair and in addition don’t have a weak scent that rapidly disappears. Our hair perfume assortment leaves the hair smelling good on a regular basis! Everyone likes to have hair that smells good.
So true! Which VIP purchasers have you ever labored with? I’ve been fortunate to work with many American celebrities together with Julia Haart. I’ve additionally labored with totally different Sheikhas and royal members of the family within the Middle East and worldwide, in addition to many presidents’ wives. Other purchasers embrace influencers reminiscent of Fatima Almomen, Laila Abdallah, Rania Fawaz and Lady Fozaza.
That’s a powerful record. Finally, Bazaar Bride is thrilled to solely announce that you may be opening a salon right here within the Middle East in June! Congratulations. What can we anticipate? Thank you a lot. I’ve been working for 2 years on this undertaking, planning the placement of the salon, discovering the most effective employees and many others. All of my purchasers from the area had been asking me to open a salon, so I’m so excited to lastly do it in Dubai’s City Walk. For me, it’s an exhilarating problem. I’ll supply my private providers alongside my group, in addition to stocking the Myriam•Ok Paris product vary. I’m so excited!
From the S/S22 concern of Harper’s Bazaar Arabia BridePhotographs courtesy of Myriam Keramane