Jodie Michalak

Jodie Michalak is a freelance writer, editor and a hair and beauty expert. She is a cosmetologist and hairdresser with over 700 published articles and over 16 years of industry experience, both behind the chair and writing.

In addition to sharing her mastery in the world of hair, beauty and fashion, Jodie was the Tattoo and Body Piercings Guide at About.com, the National Cosmetics Examiner for Wxaminer.com and a contributing hair and beauty writer for Tyra Bank's beauty site, typef.

In 1986 Jodie won the Marquis Who's Who in America Young Author award for her short story Sly Old Cat. Jodie lives in the south with her hairdresser husband, two beautiful sons and a shaggy standard poodle named Cotton.

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Essential Hair Accessories

Hair accessories are available everywhere from drugstores and mass merchandise retailers to specialty jewelry and accessory shops. A simple ... Read More

Gypsy Costume Accessories

Free your nomadic spirit with gypsy costume accessories and treasures. Whether you live a well traveled life or bare roots, you can embrace ... Read More

How to Look like Bella Swan

The Twilight saga has captured the imagination of an entire generation. If you're intrigued by Bella Swan's delicate good looks, find out ho ... Read More

Red Hair Color Chart

Because there are so many shades of red, a color chart can help you decide on a rich color that suits you perfectly before you color or enha ... Read More

Skin Boils

Skin boils are caused by bacteria. Whether from infection or from a clogged hair follicle, they can occur anywhere on the body and are usual ... Read More

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