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Terms Associated with Hair and Beauty Supplies
Achieving the perfect look often means using the right hair and beauty supplies. There are hundreds of brands and types of equipment designed to help men and women look their best. Whether you are stocking a beauty salon or just seeking the best products for your medicine cabinet, here are some terms to know when shopping for shampoos, conditioners, hot rollers and skin-care products.
Flat Iron – A flat iron, also called a heat straightener, is used to straighten hair. Several kinds are available, the most prominent begin metal and ceramic. Hair type and length should be considered when selecting the best equipment for the job. While a ceramic flat iron is more expensive, it may keep your hair healthier if it has to be straightened once a week or more.
Aesthetician – A professional who specializes in skin care treatments, and can recommend the best beauty supplies for each client based on their condition.
Clarifying Shampoo – A hair care product that removes any excess build-up of chemicals from the hair.
Hypoallergenic – Shampoos and skin products that are formulated to prevent allergic reactions.
Exfoliating – A skin treatment that removes dead skin cells, leaving skin smoother and healthier-looking.
Bikini Wax – A method of hair removal that uses hot wax applied on and around the bikini line.
Collagen – A protein that is added to moisturizers and skin creams to improve skin appearance.
Probiotics – Live microorganisms that are added to several health and beauty products for their positive health benefits.