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Safe Synthetics

Plant Based Ingredients and Safe Synthetics   We often hear that natural ingredients are the best option, and that synthetics are always less valuable or more harmful. In some instances, a safe synthetic is healthier for you or has less environmental impact than a plant-based ingredient. We...

Kavella Signature Blowouts

Sky High Volume Blowout Detangle and prep the hair with our Thermal Primer spray, then apply a light layer of Volumizing Mousse at the root to boost and Blowout Enhancer through the lengths and ends. Blow out using over-direction and elevation. On short hair, use Teasing Powder on...

The Benefits of Aloe-Based Hair Products

Did you know that most shampoo is made up of 80% water? Instead of water, Kavella uses organic aloe vera extract as the base of our shampoos, conditioners and many of our other products. By using this beautiful ingredient, 100% of the product becomes an...

Keep Your Kathon. Kavella has alternatives!

Staying true to our brand promise, Kavella is staying up-to-date with health conscious consumer’s latest concerns, one of which is Kathon CG. Kathon CG is a mixture of two heterocyclic isothiazolinones: methylisothiazolinone (MI) and methylchloroisothiazolinone (CMI)   You may see it on your label as kathon, kathon CG,...

Parabens: Pondering Pesky Preservatives

As you might have read on our Ingredients We Don’t Use Page, parabens are on our naughty list! Truthfully, parabens have an important job, as they are commonly used as preservatives in cosmetic and other products. They protect consumers from harmful bacteria and mold that...

All About Silicones

ONLY THE BENEFITS - NONE OF THE BUILDUP Kavella Hair Care uses silicones in moderation to greatly benefit the hair without causing build-up or breakage. The problem with silicones is that many brands use them as the entire solution for hair. They use high levels of...

Oh, NO HONEY, I’m good!

Catchy phrase you might have heard, but at Kavella, we mean it! As we recently updated our Ingredients We Don’t Use page, we came across even more information that we wanted to share, especially about animal and animal by-product ingredients that are commonly used in...

What are Ceramides?

Ceramides exist naturally on our healthy hair cuticle, acting like glue that keeps the cuticle of the hair sealed down to the hair shaft. So, what is the hair cuticle anyway? Each of our hair strands has an outermost layer that looks a lot like scales, and...