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I’m a better person when I am moisturized.”
Listen, we could spend all day talking about how dry skin and hair sucks but instead we thought first it would be awesome to have a good laugh! We know its essential this time of year to take care of your hair so we will get into our suggestions after this short break…
Where To Start
Dry hair and scalp typically presents with static, frizz, tangles, small flakes and the sense of feeling like straw. Your scalp may even feel itchy or irritated. It is a great time to reevaluate your seasonal routine.
Momo shampoo and conditioner are a great starting point. The Cartucciaru melon extract in MOMO was grown on the farm of Mrs. Francesca Simonte from Dattilo, Trapani, Italy, as a part of Slow Food Presidia. Cartucciaru melon is extremely hydrating, and contains Vitamins A and C, potassium, phosphorus and zinc. High quality ingredients with the right values for our world.
Next we address individual concerns. Check out these solutions for what might be bothering you the most.
Naturaltech Elevating Scalp Recovery Treatment – Severe Dry Scalp/Irritated Scalp
Leave-on treatment for sensitized & dehydrated scalp. With soothing and hydrating activity, this product immediately relieves the scalp, reducing itching and redness. Anti inflammatory active ingredients help to balance the scalp. How to use Apply section by section or to localized areas of the scalp after cleansing. Gently massage and proceed with blowdry. It can be applied to dry scalp throughout the day as needed.
Oi All In One Milk – Overall Hair Dryness (this product covers all your bases)
Magic potion in a bottle and a top fav by our community! Lightweight OI All In One Milk is a multi-function leave-in spray treatment that softens, detangles, controls frizz and protects the hair from heat. Super bright and soft hair. Detangling and anti-frizz moisturizing effect. Antioxidant and heat protection. Persistent perfume. HOW TO USE: Apply 10-15 sprays to washed, towel-dried hair. Do not rinse, and proceed with styling. It is possible to apply the product as a moisturizing finish, vaporizing it directly on the hands and then distributing it evenly on the hair, if they are particularly dehydrated.
Nounou Hair Mask – Dry and Damaged Hair (brittle and lifeless)
This whipper snapper will give you the best drink while also strengthening the hair. Ideal for bleached, permed or relaxed hair. Its formula is designed to nourish treated hair, it also makes it soft and silky, giving it body. It does not weigh down the hair. HOW TO USE: Apply to towel dried hair after using NOUNOU Shampoo. Leave on for 10-15 minutes, comb through then rinse. Dry the hair. Deep nourishment for treated and very dry hair. Untangling action. Enriched with Vitamin E with an anti-oxidant action. Full-bodied, hydrated and soft hair.
Shimmering Mist – Static Hair or Lackluster Hair
Glossy mist for shiny and velvety hair, adding shine and fighting frizz without weighing hair down. HOW TO USE: Spray evenly on dry lengths and ends of hair after styling.
Naturaltech Wellbeing Conditioner – For Dry Fine Hair (weightless)
Formulated to untangle and moisturize the hair making it soft and silky. HOW TO USE: After shampooing, apply to towel-dried hair along the lengths and the ends. process hair for a few minutes, comb through and rinse thoroughly. Moisturizing conditioner for all types of hair.
Oi Butter – For dry curly hair
Antioxidant nourishing butter with a sensory scent. It has an anti-frizz disciplinary action giving extraordinary softness and brightness to the hair with an immediate cosmetic effect. Deeply nourishes and moisturizes hair with an extra beauty effect. Antioxidant protection against UV rays. Regulating and anti-frizz action. Strong and immediate cosmetic effect. Extremely soft, full-bodied and luminous hair. Persistent perfume. Work the product on the palm of the hand before application. For medium to coarse hair: apply to damp hair and leave on for 5-10 minutes. Rinse thoroughly. For medium to fine hair: apply to dry hair, leave on for 10 minutes. Rinse thoroughly. Proceed with the shampoo. For an extra nourishment treatment: apply before and after shampooing as indicated above.
Dry skin is a whole other issue but most commonly faced
with dry hair and scalp in winter. Since we are not skin professionals we recommend taking a look at this article for reference. HERE
Solutions We Offer:
Coconut Dew Hyaluronic Moisture Creme – Skin that is sensitive and gets oily.
It’s feather-light and absorbs incredibly well. We use the smallest molecule of hyaluronic acid available to hydrate and plump your skin in a flash, infusing it with a dewy glow and leaving your face visibly healthier. If you’re looking for a signature product to kick off your Om journey, you’ve found it. IDEAL FOR THESE SKIN TYPES: Balanced Combination SCENT: Fresh coconut with a hint of rose HOW LONG WILL THIS LAST ME? FULL SIZE: 6 weeks; pea size, twice a day
Gotu Kola + Squalane Hyaluronic Nourishing Cream – Skin needing extra moisture in dry seasons.
A deeply nourishing cream that leaves skin thoroughly moisturized, soft and supple. Skin Concerns: Improves Hydration , Improves Dryness , Improves Texture , Repairs Skin , Fine Lines. IDEAL FOR THESE SKIN TYPES: Dry Mature Sensitive SCENT: Natural vanilla with a hint of rosewood How to Use: After cleanser and mist, apply cream as needed to clean, damp skin. Pro Tips: For boosted results and enhanced absorption, add a few drops of elixir or oil before applying to freshly misted skin. HOW LONG WILL THIS LAST ME? FULL SIZE: 6 weeks; pea size, twice a day MINI: 2 weeks; pea size, twice a day Key Ingredients • 91% Organic GOTU KOLA EXTRACT Tones and tightens the skin while promoting collagen production. It effectively improves the condition of aging skin, wrinkles and fine lines. OLIVE SQUALANE A luxurious emollient that lubricates and moisturizes the skin while acting as a natural guard against irritants and pollutants. Olive Squalane deeply soothes and moisturizes without leaving an oily finish. It helps slow down transepidermal water loss and boosts skin moisture, making the complexion look more radiant and nourished. HYALURONIC ACID Vegetable sourced, it penetrates deeply into the skin to attract and retain water for maximum hydration. TRIPEPTIDE-29 Studies have shown that this material will dramatically increase synthesis of collagen.
Perfecting Face Elixir – For extra richness and protection from the winter weather.
Deliver an instant dose of active herbal extracts that balances excess oil production, decongests pore build up, and dissolves impurities. Pure + Calm brings harmony and equilibrium while calming and soothing the skin. This high-performance serum contains hyaluronic acid to keep your skin plump and hydrated while licorice root and skullcap work to brighten the complexion. This oil-free elixir will have you feeling pure and calm, inside and out. KEY INGREDIENTS: Skullcap Potent antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and skin-brightening properties. Licorice Root Known for it’s effectiveness in soothing sensitive skin types. The extract also helps protect the skin from environmental stressors, as well as balancing oil in the skin. Hyaluronic Acid Vegetable sourced, it penetrates deeply into the skin to attract and retain water for maximum hydration.
Superfruit AHA Brightening Masque – Skin that feels dull.
Superfruit to the rescue! This mask uses Superfruit Alpha Hydroxy Acids to exfoliate your skin and deliver instant softness (yes, please!). Then we add a dash of Exotic Babassu oil to help penetrate deep into the skin while neutralizing free radicals. This carefully crafted masque will leave your skin feeling silky smooth, remarkably rejuvenated, and noticeably nourished – naturally!
We also want to think about blood flow, a great massage or facial can go a long way. With these essential solutions you will be sure to feel refreshed. As always you can book in for a free consultation to review which are the right recommendations for you!
-Funk + Co. Team