Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Documentary shorts conceived of and directed by famous actors. Jeff Garlin, Katie Holmes, Alia Shawkat, Judy Greer, and James Purefoy
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity.
Hank Azaria’s touching, humorous, and often enlightening journey from a man who is not even sure he wants to have kids, to a father going through the joys, trials and tribulations of being a dad.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
Follow Scott Schuman, the Sartorialist, from the streets of NYC to the capitals of Europe on his quest to photograph and document the best in culture and fashion.
Go behind-the-scenes with racing's hottest, young talent, 17-year-old Dylan Kwasniewski, as he aspires to make it in the #1 motorsport in America – NASCAR
Learn how to texturize hair - processing the relaxer in this video with Hair professional Bruce G. Johnson of Avatar Salon ...
and Wellness Spa of Silver Spring, Maryland.
Tags:Texturize Hair - Processing the Relaxer,monkey see,avatar salon and wellness spa,beauty,bruce g. johnson,curly hair,hair style,monkeysee,relax hair,smooth hair,texture hair,texturize hair,womens hair
Grab video code:
Hi! I am Bruce Johnson here on texturizing hair at Avatar Salon in Silver Spring Maryland. In this next process we are going to be doing the actual working through the chemical through the hair. So I start here in the nape. I just lightly, kind of, pull it through a little bit. Again, I don't want the hair to be going straight. That's one reason I am using a very mild relaxer. But I do want to smooth it to a point where the hair shaft can feel a change. So I take about quarter inch partings down to entire head as I move forward. I can see the texture changing right before my eyes here. I don't want to put too much tension on hair, because it will cross the surface of the scalp to burn. Some spots I may have missed in the first application, I go back and apply to specially at the root area, because like I said before it does burn quicker or it processes quicker. So I am able to apply that as I go back and work through. So I use my hands as I work it through to help influence the texture to change more. This process should only take about a little more than like two minutes. I am coming up on my last section here. We have now worked the entire chemical through the hair. So now we are ready for neutralizing the process.