High-tech masking at home: it’s so hot.
Biolage is here to target your fragile strands
Coloring, heat styling, frequent brushing, and extreme weather conditions all put our hair under a lot of stress. Biorage’s Strength Recovery line takes a strategic approach to hair repair, using proven ingredients that target weak and fragile strands. Suitable for all hair types, this range of shampoos, conditioners, deep treatment masks and leave-in sprays are infused with vegan squalane to replenish and protect the inner core of your hair. Botanical emollients nourish and smooth the outer fibers of the hair, adding softness and shine.
Rodan + Fields expands into hair care
Rodan + Fields, a skin care brand founded by San Francisco-based dermatologists Katie Rodan and Cathy Fields, is an all-new beauty category after 15 years of developing results-driven, multi-step skin care regimens. expanded into hair care. Taking a scalp-first approach via skincare-inspired ingredients like ceramides and hyaluronic acid, the goal is to maintain the scalp’s moisture barrier. The new hair care collection lets you choose between two 3-step lines (think shampoo, conditioner, and treatment). There’s the Volume+ regimen, which helps repair fine hair and boost its thickness, and her Smooth+ regimen, which provides ample hydration, de-frizz, and shine. Additionally, there are two of his stylers: Refresh + Dry Shampoo and Define + Curl Cream.
Radford and Toronto Illustrator Lauren Pearson Team Up to Develop LED Masks for the Home
Once confined to the four walls of an esthetician’s treatment room, phototherapy devices have fully penetrated the mainstream of at-home masking. This limited-edition LED mask from Canadian beauty brand Radford is FDA-cleared and features four different lighting settings so you can target different concerns at the same time. Red light reduces inflammation and pigmentation, blue light targets excess sebum, infrared light increases moisture levels, and mixed light kills bacteria. Designed to be comfortably worn for every 10-15 minute treatment, the flexible mask also features striking line drawings by Toronto illustrator Lauren He Pearson.