A few haircuts ago, my stylist (S) gave me a bunch of product. It really comes in handy to have a friend/stylist that travels the world training & doing fashion shows. Because she's always got oodles of product. And, taking pity upon my growing-out phase, she gifted me with a lot of Redken.
If you're like me, you're thinking "Redken? Old school!" But this is not ye olde Redken. This is a product that makes my life easy in the morning. And people, I'm LAZY; I don't like spending a lot of time on my hair. So if I'm not dry shampooing, I'm using this:
Those big numbers are based on a system of, well, numbers. Low to high=low maintenance to major styling control. Anyway, math is hard, so let's just talk about Align. I rub a little in and blow it out with a brush for a bit. My hair gets pretty damn straight fast, and I don't flat iron after unless I want it stick straight. Plus it doesn't look too flat and it holds all day, even in this summer city weather.
Here's the Redken website, and here's the product I want S to give me next. It's from Redken's Urban Experiment line, "hairwear for style innovators":
What the *@$#? Have these product development people gone mad? Woolly hair? Cotton-infused gel slush?? I need some now!
Find Redken products on 34th Street at:
Peter And Company, 45 E. 34th between Park & Madison
*One of my favorite advertising quotes from a Milla Jovovich commercial for L'Oreal