Archive for April 2011

Fly With High Standards

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“The quality of your life will be determined by the depth of your commitment to excellence more than by any other factor” -Vince Lombardi
Strive today to be better than you were yesterday. Everyone has the potential to achieve excellence if you recognize your inner potential and fuel the flames of your desires. Excellence is a state of mind, rooted in an unwavering decision not to lower the bar and settle. It requires commitment; 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The commitment is simple – demanding more of yourself.
Excellence is never an accident; it’s always the result of high intent and high standards of oneself.
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A Billion Acts of Green

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Earth Day is about working together to safeguard our planet. Everyone needs to understand their ecological responsibility and start taking steps to lessen the impact that we have individually on our environment. Jane Carter Solution is proud to provide you, "Natural Hair Care with a Conscience", using only ingredients that promote wellness and that are kind to our planet.

In our main office and in the warehouse, it’s all about sustainable materials and green initiatives:

  • we ship all orders in recycled cardboard
  • we ship all orders with biodegradable cornstarch peanuts that decompose in water leaving no toxic waste
  • we recycle office paper, refill ink cartridges, use natural sunlight in our office loft

Renew. Recycle. Reuse.

Happy Earth Day!

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Kids and Dry Scalp

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Water + Revitalizing Leave-In Conditioner + Nourish & Shine or Scalp Serum
= Happy Kids and Healthy Scalp
Children suffer from dry scalp just like mom and dad. The fix is easy. Mist hair and scalp with water (remember: water = moisture), spritz on Revitalizing Leave-In Conditioner, then apply Nourish & Shine (or Scalp Nourishing Serum) to scalp to retain the moisture. If their hair is in cornrows, make sure to regularly rehydrate the hair and scalp.

 

You’ll have happy kids with a healthy scalp and no more itchy, dry, flaking!

 

Everyone is happy!


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Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway!

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"Fearlessness is not the absence of fear. It’s being able to embrace our fear…and then to leap anyway.”

Fear is an instinct built into the human operating system. It is there as a primal instinct to tell us we need to respond to a situation to protect ourselves. Most of us respond to the uncomfortable feeling of fear by retreating, by becoming reasonable, or by running away when in fact there is not really any threat at all.

In doing that, we often lose the opportunity to grow and learn to embrace the feeling of fear and ‘do it anyway”. If we could just learn to reprogram our thoughts and ask ourselves what is there really to be afraid of? Is there a physical threat here? What’s the worst that can happen? We can then circumvent that uncomfortable emotional response and move towards the thing, object or event that scares us the most. Then and only then can we acknowledge that fear is a primal instinct not always grounded in reality.

There is always victory on the other side of discomfort if you are willing to walk through the emotion.

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Have You Tried the Hair Care Wizard?

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Hair care shouldn’t be a mystery and product selection shouldn’t be complex.

Hair is hair here at Jane Carter Solution. Our products can be used on any and all hair texture; made from naturally-derived ingredients, they are vegan safe, child safe, and hair color safe.

Unsure of which products to use? Simply visit the Jane Carter Solution Hair Care Wizard, and select the picture that most resembles your hair. An entire regimen will be recommended for you, to address all of you hair needs. It’s that simple!

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Curl Defining Cream

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Curl Defining Cream

You may already know Curl Defining Cream is the newest addition to the Jane Carter Solution product line.  But…you may NOT know that I use it too!  An all-natural product formulated to lengthen and define your natural curl pattern.  Water soluble, Curl Defining Cream washes and dries clean, leaving virtually NO residue or film.  It goes on smooth and won’t weigh down your gorgeous curls.

Finally, you can enjoy the true luxury of ‘wash and wear’ hair…just in time for summer!

If you’ve never seen Beauty Launchpad Magazine – it’s fabulous and loaded with the latest products and definitely worth a look … plus Curl Defining Cream was featured in "First Look Hair" (page 72).

And, if you’re in the Atlanta area April 30th & May 1st, please join me at the World Natural Hair, Health, and Beauty Show at the Georgia International Convention Center

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