Hairstylist Marcia Hamilton is known for her ability to meld old school beauty with up-to-the-minute hair trends and techniques. So we’re excited to apply her expertise to your crucial hair concerns. Remember, if you have questions for our experts you can submit them on our submissions page.
What types of products should I use to prevent heat damage when I straighten my hair?
You should use a heat protecting thermal spray and a light shine spray or serum to prep the hair prior to using heat. Paul Mitchell Heat Protectant Spray and Pravana Nevo Hydra Pearls are good products to try.
Marcia has forged a name for herself while creating unique color looks for beauties like Brandy, Eve, Kelly Roland, Venus Williams and Serena Williams. She has worked on numerous fashion shows for designers like Oscar De La Renta and Tom Ford and created styles for publications like Essence, Vanity Fair and W magazine. Marcia has created the looks for epic music videos like Willow Smith’s “Whip My Hair” and Usher’s “OMG”.
Check out tons of Marcia’s beautiful work on her Instagram.