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Fall Hair Trends From New York Fashion Week

August 6, 2013

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Fall Hair Trends From New York Fashion Week

  Color and braids are two of our favorite hair styles from the runways of Fall 2013 New York Fashion Week courtesy of Allure.com.  For the Oscar de la Renta updo below, Stylist Orlando Pita divided the hair into three sections and glued in color extensions along a side part before rolling and twisting the […]

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Simple Steps to a Unique Look

June 29, 2013

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  At the International Beauty Show 2013 in NYC Ultima Stylists Miho Kitajima (style A) and Okela Nevaux (style B) fashioned these unique styles with Prota made with Ultima extensions and hairpieces while attendees watched and learned. Click on the Step-by-step link below to download the pdf and see how easy it is when you […]

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International Beauty Show 2013 coming soon

April 9, 2013

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Hope to see you there. Jacob Javits Center • New York • April 14 to 16 Look for Prota made with Ultima hair at Supreme Hair Booth #1559. There will be makeovers with Prota hair, giveaways and great deals for Beauty Professionals. Check out the IBS 2012 pictures on flickr.com

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Ultima Celebrates February Hair Inspiration

February 28, 2013

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Hair Inspiration from the Oscars

With Valentine’s Day, Black History Month, Fashion Week in NYC, Grammy Awards, Academy Awards and several more there has been so much hair inspiration for the month of February. How do these events apply to hair?  For all the women in the know, this means our looks get to change based on our inspirations. For Valentine’s […]

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FLOTUS…Natural!!

April 11, 2012

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FLOTUS…Natural!!

So THIS is what Michelle Obama would look like if she wore her hair big and natural, Beyonce-style. This photoshopped pic surfaced online recently and everyone went wild. The natural hair trend is MAJOR right now. So to see the FOTUS embrace the trend and switch up her style (even if it was imaginary) was […]

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The Perfect Weave. Tips of the Trade. Part 2

April 5, 2012

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The Perfect Weave. Tips of the Trade. Part 2

3 | BUDGET BUDGET BUDGET

Synthetic hair hair is generally less costly than human hair. However, it usually can’t be reused as often as the more expensive types of hair. Today’s modern woman usually likes to switch up her hair style, with the weather, with the season, or just on a whim. So synthetic hair that can transform into different styles and be cheaply, and easily replaced with something that’s an entirely different color or texture can be an added benefit.

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The Perfect Weave. Tips Of the Trade.

March 29, 2012

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The Perfect Weave. Tips Of the Trade.

Every Thursday, we’ll share a few tips about weave-wearing that we got from our most trusted weave-ologists! Here’s a couple to get you started. Stay tuned for even more next week!

1 | CHOOSE YOUR STYLE
There’s straight hair that stays straight. And curly hair that won’t stay straight if you paid it. There’s a rainbow of colors and even more variety when it comes to texture…

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Ombre Anyone?

March 15, 2012

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Ombre Anyone?

  As spring quickly approaches, the desire to change your look along with the seasons is stronger than ever. The best thing about wearing weaves and wigs is that you can experiment with new colors without stressing your own precious tresses. Wanna try out some frosted red tips or rock a hot bronze blowout? You […]

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From Straight to Textured…and Back!

March 7, 2012

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From Straight to Textured…and Back!

Sometimes you just want a little bit of both. Want to go straight one day? But curl it up the next? Or maybe you like the styles that are sleek and straight up top, then curly or crimpy down below. The good thing about wearing a versatile weave or wig is that you can easily […]

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Temporary Chop: Wig It Up

February 21, 2012

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    When people think wigs, they usually think length. Changing color. Adding a whole new texture. Curly girls want that straight and sleek texture for a night. Brunettes want to be blonde for a day. And girls with fine hair want Diane Ross-type volume. But don’t forget that you can go short too! Shorter […]

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