We can slowly stop moaning about the lack of hair product choices in SA with so many awesome brands now at our finger tips. No more begging a friend going on a trip to the US and hating on the girls in YouTube videos. Options in SA are looking up in a big way….
Shop at: www.hairheroes.co.za
Launches: open for business!
Brands: too many to mention across hair pieces, extensions, colour, accessories and even eyelashes! If you’re adventurous you’ll probably love the hair chalk, colour extensions & crystal strands.
Shipping: 2-3 days with free delivery over R60 (nice!)
They’ve just sent me the Tangle Angel (detangling brush) to try so watch this space…
The Perfect Hair
Shop at: www.theperfecthair.co.za
Launches: 28th February 2014 (today)
Brands: Ouidad, Mixed Chicks, Carol’s Daughter & Mixed Chicks. They’ll supply a few select salons too…
Shipping: free delivery for orders over R1000
I got to have my fro washed with Mixed Chicks at their launch last week and it was super soft. I also bought 2 Carol’s Daughter products (leave in conditioner & healthy hair butter) so I’ll let you know what I think…
Shop at: www.birkeye.com
Launches: Saturday 1st of March 2014 (tomorrow!). Join their online launch party between noon & 6pm tomorrow giveaways, games & a Q&A…
Brands: Miss Jessie’s, apHogee, Jamaican Castor Oil, Shea Moisture, Mixed Chicks, Creme of Nature, Organix Brazilian Keratin range and Kinky-Curly as well as a range of various make up brands!
Shipping: free standard delivery all over South Africa for all purchases over R450. Purchases below R450 are subject to a flat R40 delivery fee. 3 days lead time in major centres otherwise 5 days. They also have an online “chat function” where a sales representative is on standby to help with any queries as you shop…
Niche Hair Care
Shop at: www.nichehaircare.co.za
Brands: their claim to fame is definitely T444Z but little did I know they sell a whole lot more: satin pillowcases, shampoos, conditioners, natural oils and the ever coveted shea butter!
Delivery: 5 working days
Shop at: www.thekinkshair.wordpress.com/shop/
Launches: open for business! (credit cards accepted s of 5 March 2014)
Brands: Curls, Miss Jessie’s, Shea Moisture & Hairveda (can you say WANT?!)
Delivery: 3 days
Shop at: www.ruutos.com
Launches: 28th February (today!)
Brands: too many to mention (they’re calling themselves Africa’s largest online hair store!) including JMBCO, Moroccanoil, Paul Mitchel, Tangle Teezer &”moisture lock” satin scarves! They even cater for kids and have a natural hair bar!
Delivery: free shipping on orders over R2500
Choices, choices ladies..
Be kind to your hair!