As part of our series, Hair-apy Sesh, we’re asking the hair industry’s most-trusted mavens to divulge their secrets about what products get lifted from their kit, their idea of the most overrated and underrated hair tricks, plus their favorite high-price-tag and drugstore buys that confidently carry them through their bustling careers.
The most stolen product from my kit would be bobby pins.
What’s the most underrated hair hack or trick?
The most underrated hair trick is sleeping in mini buns on a silk pillowcase to maintain sexy beach waves.
What’s the most overrated hair hack or trick?
The overuse of wig glues. There are other ways to keep your wigs in place such as tapes, gels, elastic bands, and even hair pins.
What’s one expensive product that’s worth every penny?
The Mason Pearson Brush. It is mostly handmade, long lasting and is my go-to tool for updo styling.
What’s the most underrated drugstore product?
The most underrated drugstore product is Design Essentials Coconut & Monoi Deep Moisture Masque. It is a great hair treatment for naturally curly hair. I like to use it on my naturally curly clients as often as I shampoo their hair to maintain moisture retention and keep their curls healthy.
If you only had time to use one product on a client, what would it be?