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Hair and There: Mexico

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Explore the world and learn secrets for beautiful hair! This week, Madison Reed visits Mexico to bring you hair care secrets, fashion-forward trends, and fascinating facts.

A relatively easy distance away from most states, Mexico is a beautiful destination with hundreds of cities to explore. Whether you’re exploring ancient Mayan ruins or attending a gorgeous Cancun wedding, there’s something for everyone in this country known for its natural beauty.

Beauty Tip: Mimosa tenuiflora

This fern-like tree grows in southern Mexico and Brazil. Alternatively known as the "skin tree" or tepezcohuite, extract from its dry bark has been used since Mayan times to repair and protect skin, and it has a tremendous effect in helping skin heal from burns. It can be found in powder, cream, and soap form—Mexican actress Salma Hayek famously made it the foundation of her line of skin care products.

Hairstyle: All about the volume 

Many Mexican women tease, spray, and mousse to get gorgeous hair with body. Hair is a big part of beauty, and has been conveyed in many volume-heavy styles throughout the years to show its importance in everyday life. When emulating looks that stress volume, it's easy to rely on tools and processes thay damage and dry out hair over time. So it's important to use a nourishing shampoo and conditioner like Madison Reed's regularly to combat split ends and dry, flyaway hair.

Fun Facts About Mexico:

  • Mexico introduced chocolate, corn, and chilies to the world
  • The chihuahua, the smallest breed of dog in the world, is named after a Mexican state
  • Mexico has 68 official languages

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