Seven Questions with Celebrity Hair Stylist Seven

Today’s feature is the award winning celebrity hairstylist Adrin ‘Seven’ Washington. His salon located inside of LUX Studios in Bethesda, Maryland specializes in educating clients about healthy and luxurious hair. We got the chance to chat with him below! Check out his advice on maintaining fabulous hair:

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Can you give us some general tips on how to maintain healthy hair?

The best way to maintain healthy hair is to deep condition your hair once every four shampoos; eat a healthy diet and drink plenty of water; exercise regularly; protect your hair while resting; refrain from excessive heat when styling your hair; get a haircut regularly to maintain shape and promote growth; and visit Seven and Company often!

Hair & Make Up - Adrin Seven Washington Models - from left to right - Tanya Zalecki & LaWanda Amaker Photographer - Long Nguyen

Hair & Make Up – Adrin Seven Washington
Models – from left to right – Tanya Zalecki & LaWanda Amaker Photographer – Long Nguyen

Many curly girls are worried about losing their curl patterns when they straighten their hair.  What is the healthiest/safest way to ‘straighten’ natural hair?

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Great Detangling Tips

Natural hair is thick, voluptuous, and gorgeous! One of the most beautiful aspects of the natural hair journey is that everyone will have a different experience and different discoveries of what works best for them. Natural hair is beyond fabulous but just like everything else in life there are pros and cons. Detangling hair plays an important part in maintaining a healthy head of hair but it can also be frustrating and overwhelming!

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The detangling process may have some of us staring in the mirror and pondering ‘HOW DO I TAME THIS BEAST?’

Don’t fret. Here are a few tips to help with the detangling process:

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Protecting Hair From the Sun

It’s official …. Its summer summer summer time! (ques Will Smith music) While we are so very excited about warm weather, it’s important to remember while attending all the tasty cookouts & participating in outdoor activities, that summer brings excessive heat. Our hair needs protection!

We’ve got a few tips that may help protect your hair from the sun:

Protection from the Sun

  • Utilize hats and scarfs while being exposed in the sun for long periods of time. Investing in a straw or fedora hat is a great idea.  They look great and are very stylish while protecting your face and hair as well. Plus, they can be found at Target for as little as $10. Continue reading