Hair - more than just a matter of the head

Hair has a great influence on our well-being. Whether it's the right hairstyle, a cool beard or stunning eyelashes: hair decorates and makes us look good.

Until today, hair also helps to protect our skin and our body. Hair care is part of the daily ritual. Washing, setting, blow-drying - the perfect hair is ready. Or maybe not? The question of the right hair care cannot be answered in a general way. It is rather individual. 

Hair, its structure, the right care: Browse and discover more hairy matters.

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    Hair and scalp

    From a scientific point of view, hair belongs to the areal organ of the skin. By the way, not all hairs are the same. A distinction is made between different types of hair. And the scalp plays an important role not only for bald people.

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    Hair Care & Co.

    Hair care should not just be an "annoying" morning routine, but should take an important place in the daily care ritual. Completely independent of the right products, there are a few things that you should rather leave out or do better for proper hair care. Things to know about hair.

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    The world of sulfates

    Consumers have not only become more environmentally aware in recent years, they have also become much more concerned with issues. In the field of cosmetics, this means that ingredients are being scrutinized. Sulfate surfactants play an enormously important role here. The two best-known sulfate surfactants that you know from your cosmetic products are SLS (SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE - sodium lauryl sulfate) and SLES (SODIUM LAURETH SULFATE - sodium lauryl ether sulfate). What can they do? Why are they so often criticized? As so often in life: There is not only black and white.

Whats new?

Was ist neu?

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    What does hair porosity mean?

    Healthy hair, oily hair, hair that is too thin or coarse: descriptions everyone has likely heard before. But porous hair? What does that mean?

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    High demand for solid products

    Water plays a key role in cosmetic products and how they are manufactured. But what happens if water is downgraded to a supporting role and its proportion of the end product is reduced or eliminated entirely? Liquid cosmetic products become solid products, known as bars. This trend is not new, though.

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    No Poo – better without

    Many trends in the cosmetics industry are helped along by companies and manufacturers carrying out intensive research, then constantly improving their products. The "clean beauty" movement also benefits from this approach. When it comes to the "no shampoo" trend, though, it doesn't work. The whole idea is to do without shampoo altogether.

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    Eyebrows shine all over the face

    We have a lot of hairs. Several million, in fact. And hair is important for us humans. They make us look good – or less good. There's even one hairy part of the body that we use to communicate with other people. In other words: You should never neglect your eyebrows. Or underestimate them.

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    Feeling good even when times are hard

    Being diagnosed with a disease is bad enough. If it is accompanied by the prospect of chemotherapy, it becomes all the more difficult to come to terms with and look to the future with optimism. In many cases, hair loss is one of the unpleasant side effects. For many people, this is the most serious side effect of all.

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Hair and scalp

The scalp - more than just an outer shell

Bald people display it quite openly, for others it is hidden under a head of hair with more or less extravagant hairstyles: The scalp - more than an outer shell.

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Hairstyles speak louder than words

If you want to change your appearance, there are a number of options and ways you can do this. New clothes are one option, so is new makeup. A trip to a cosmetic surgeon is certainly another one. But the most common way to change how you look is to go to the hairdresser.

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Mathilda Harper – hair care pioneer

A servant girl from Canada had a vision and lived her dream. Through her vision, she changed an entire industry, broke down social barriers and redefined beauty. This is the story of Martha Matilda Harper; a story that has almost been forgotten. It is the story of an American dream, of beauty and wellness.