Hair Oils for All Genders

After a summer of sun and sea, nourish your tresses with these products

No matter your gender or hair type, there’s an oil out there for you. Chances are it’s also better for your tresses than several other products that offer short-term benefits, but in the long run end up building up on your hair and leaving it drab. Whether opting for coconut or argan oil, applying before shampoo or after, oils penetrate your hair (rather than simply …

Five Sulfate-Free Shampoos

A mix of old and new brands with unique formulas and a considered ingredient list

The sulfate-free debate is a tricky one that often results in a lot of suds and no clear answer. Though omnipresent in most drugstore goods like soap, toothpaste and shampoos, only recently has the public become more aware of the nature of sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) and its chemical sibling sodium laureth sulfate (SLES)—the inexpensive detergents that create all the lather and bubbles to effectively …