#28 - The last week of the summer is always about that weird mix of giddy (long weekend ahead!) and melancholy (goodbye, beach). But here’s the thing: Summer doesn’t truly end til Sept. 22. Cheers to that!
TRUHAIR TRUTH #28
The last week of the summer is always about that weird mix of giddy (long weekend ahead!) and melancholy (goodbye, beach). But here’s the thing: Summer doesn’t truly end til Sept. 22. Cheers to that!
TRUHAIR TRUTH #27
Mind-blowingly memorable books don’t always translate that way to the big screen. But every single one of our fingers and toes are crossed for The Glass Castle, slated to come out this month, 12 years after Jeannette Walls’ memoir was published. With Brie Larson, Woodly Harrelson and Naomi Watts starring, it seems possible, right?
TRUHAIR TRUTH #26
John Waters gave an entirely new meaning to hairspray with the release of his movie Hairspray back in 1988. TRUHAIR has given an entirely new meaning to hairspray with the release of our Extreme Volume Brushable Hairspray last month. Both, one of a kind.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #25
There’s no way you can be in a bad mood today. It’s a double-whammy of those “fake holiday” days, both of which we are entirely thrilled to celebrate: Happiness Happens Day and International Cat Day. Really, you’ve got to love those.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #24
Today is August 1. Which means exactly five more weeks of Summer Fridays. Make the best of what’s left of those long weekends!
TRUHAIR TRUTH #23
It’s OK to cut waaaayyy back on the serious foundation/blush/powder routine this time of year. It’s summer—it’s refreshing to look more natural (or at least master a more natural looking, lighter-weight makeup routine!).
TRUHAIR TRUTH #22
July is the best time to totally drape yourself in as much sun-reflecting white stuff as possible, given the 90+ degree heat and the 1,000+ degree humidity. Which doesn’t mean we don’t get the thinking of our friends in NYC, who love wearing their usual all-black uniform all-summer long. They look coolest in black so they feel coolest in black. Mind over matter and all that.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #21
Whether you go the all-white or all-black or head-to-toe-color summer wardrobe route, those monochrome palettes are the perfect backdrop for a new hair color. The kind that our Revive & Style Instant & Temporary Hair Color Mousse delivers perfectly! It’s easy to apply, gives you an new look instantly and washes right out.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #20
Hands-down, al fresco dining is absolutely one of the most wonderful perks of summer, even here in Florida, the land of steaminess. The combo of a giant fan and ocean breeze helps. And margherita pizza paired with Truth #19.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #19
It’s now officially summer. Which means it’s officially time for Summer Water. AKA, rosé.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #18
And it’s also time for destination weddings, which means packing for daytime casual, dressy dinners, The Day. To make sure there’s plenty of room in your luggage for all that special stuff, you want to whittle down the hair products. We’ve got you covered: Just slip our mascara-sized, roots-banishing Color & Lift To Go Precision Hair Liner and our multi-tasking Volcanic Volume Paste into your bag. (And check out Chelsea’s blog for more vacay packing tips!)
TRUHAIR TRUTH #17
There’s nothing better than vacation reading. Whether you go with super-light fare, a catch-up on Serious Reads or a page turner in-between, you’ll find something to love in this great mix of new summer books from Elle.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #16
It’s never too early to talk Song of the Summer. Discuss and get back to us on your contenders (Lorde? Katy Perry? Chainsmokers & Coldplay? Haim? Kendrick Lamar?).
TRUHAIR TRUTH #15
Calories from ice cream don’t count between Memorial Day and Labor Day. No, really—total truth.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #14
It is possible to banish your roots in the same amount of time it takes to apply your mascara. Meet our magical Color & Lift To Go Precision Hair Liner to make it happen.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #13
Already-wet hair doesn’t absorb as much chlorine as dry, so be sure to jump under a shower before you dunk in the pool—good to know now that dunking season is here.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #12
On the topic of dunking, there is simply nothing better than almond biscotti dipped into iced coffee.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #11
Less time spent at work swiping through all your friends’ feeds = more time to actually get your work done = a better chance of getting out of the office at a normal hour and hanging out in person with a few of those friends.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #10
Mousse has changed a lot since the ’80s and ’90s—a whole lot. It adds volume like the old stuff, yes, but it also remains soft and touchable, unlike the old stuff. And if it’s ourRevive & Style Instant & Temporary Hair Color Mousse, it can even enhance your color.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #9
A money-saving idea that works: Use only cash for a week. It helps you to see exactly what you’re spending your precious green on—and makes it harder to ignore how much of it is stupid stuff! Another money-saving idea that works: Using our Color & Lift With Thickening Fibers root color powder.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #8
That dulce de leche gelato, margherita pizza, just-picked strawberries, Champagne and fill in your can’t-live-without food here exist means there might actually be perfection in the world.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #7
There’s no such thing as bad hair. Only wrong-for-you products. Our Volcanic Volume Paste can fix all that.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #6
The awesomeness of getting dressed up, seriously dressed up, every once in awhile can not be overstated.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #5
There is a way to fool everyone into thinking you have your hair pro on speed dial. And to save majorly on the green stuff along the way. Your secret weapon ishere.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #4
Resolutions are never worth keeping. Unless they involve food, travel, music, friends—and having more servings of each.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #3
Naps are good for your hair, your skin, your brain, your everything. So is wine. That’s all.
TRUHAIR TRUTH #2
Sneaking glances at your killer new shoes is the best way to survive a not-so-fun family dinner.