Craze for a Glaze

Give your hair all the benefits of a glaze application! Limp, dull and brittle hair greatly benefits from this hair treatment. At Mauricio’s Clean Beauty Lab we truly believe that a glaze is the final touch where all magic happens. But, what exactly is a glaze? Ingredients used in a glaze mixture range from professional ammonia-free color and oils to clear-color ingredients. A low strength developer such as a 5 or 10 volume is then combined to open the hair cuticle just enough to deposit pigment into the strands. Subbing clarifying shampoo for a developer is a trick for an...

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Healthy Treats for Beautiful Hair

If you asked me what the number one question clients ask, it would be “How do I fix my dry/damaged hair?” My answer: it’s a team effort! The best prescription for fixing dry, damaged hair is a combination of your stylist’s work, what they prescribe for your home care regimen, and most importantly: your commitment to put in the work. My top 5 tips to help the health of your hair: 1. Don’t Over-Shampoo Your Hair! Over shampooing your hair can be one of the main reasons your hair is feeling dry and dull, especially if you have curly, coarse/thick,...

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Embrace Your Natural Texture

What’s your hair texture? Yes, your own hair!  Curly, wavy, kinky, Afro, semi-straight?! These are the conversations we’ve been having with our clients. Hair rules are so outdated, unruly hair is the trend, and it is here to stay! Every decade in “hairstory” has embraced something really unique. The 1960’s were about rigid looks, the 70’s exploited the concept of the liberated woman, the 80’s were lit by rebels at heart, while the 90’s brought back sleeker looks. Blowouts and the “nice wave” were at the core of the early 2000’s. Today it’s all about natural textures! Curly hair, especially, is...

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Clean Living, A How-To Guide

You prayed to the hair gods that you would find a salon that used non toxic haircare that would cover your grey, give you brilliant shiny hair, give you rich long-lasting color in a beautiful friendly space with a great team that you can relate to. And the gods answered by introducing you to Mauricio Hair Clean Beauty Salon. Yessss!  Now that you’ve got that covered, you’re probably thinking about the other areas of your life that you can commit to cleaning up as well, right?  This my friends is not always an easy task to tackle, and comes with...

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Clean Beauty Choices During Pregnancy

As a hairstylist for over 15 years I know how important is for you to feel good about yourself while you're expecting. Clean beauty practices its been my mission since I started with this concept and movement at the salon 8 years ago, making sure the salon was pregnancy safe, hand-picking the best non-toxic products in the market that not only would give outstanding results, but also wouldn’t create any skin discomfort to my clients or produce any fumes in the salon that will worry them when visiting us. Our rule number one is that all the products we use they...

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The Joy of Being Blonde

Everyone, natural or lightened, should experience the joy of being blonde at least once in their life. Many people aren’t aware that there are healthy ways to go blonde. Making your hair lighter can often be damaging, but there are healthy ways to lighten that will protect your hair for the long term. Using non-toxic hair dye and lightener is beneficial beyond just your hair, it is especially good for women who are pregnant or who don’t want chemicals on their hair near their young children.  The Ultimate Healthy, Non-Toxic Blonde Although new technologies have advanced to the point of...

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