Is There Such a Thing as Too Much Sunscreen?
Most people may not realize that both the sun and sunscreen can expose the body to oxidative stress…so how do we balance both and preserve the best environment for our...Read more
What Happens To Your Hair As You Age?
When it comes to aging, a lot of focus in the beauty industry centers around skin. There’s a plethora of products available on the market centered around anti-aging: creams, serums,...Read more
Rinse, don't Repeat
I’m often asked by my clients what my favorite conditioning treatment is, and I struggle to make a recommendation knowing that most of what gets applied to our ends just...Read more
Is grey hair a physical indicator of larger health issues?
A recent Washington Post article put pen to paper what we at Arey have been hypothesizing and researching: that grey hair could be a physical sign from the body of health...Read more
Is your hair salt 'n pepper or the bride of Frankenstein?
When I found my first grey hair, it appeared like a little weed - stuck straight up and appeared on the right top side of my hairline. I first had...Read more
Does stress cause grey hair?
If you see a picture of Obama before he came to the white house and then one as he left the white house, you would conclude that stress causes grey...Read more
Grey versus Gray
Grey and gray are different spellings of the same word. Gray is more common in the United States while grey is more common in other English-speaking countries. The pronunciation is...Read more
Hair dye and increased cancer risk
Clients often ask me when they should start coloring their hair to cover up their greys. Despite the fact that I get paid to do it, I’ve always discouraged clients...Read more
Pandemic roots & what we can do to support our hair health
As a hairstylist for the last 18 years, one of the most frequently asked questions is: “what is the next trend?” As social media awareness increased in the last decade,...Read more
You, Me, Fo-Ti and Mr. He
Our use of the Chinese herb Fo-Ti starts with a legendary love story between man and plant.Read more