Dangers of Wearing Hair Ties on Your Wrist
You see them on the wrists of women of all ages – hair ties! Believe us, we get it. It’s quick and easy to grab when the moment strikes and you just have to put your hair up. But did you know, it could be harmful to your health?
The constant rubbing against your skin can result in abrasions that open the door to infection. It happened to Audrey Kopp, a Louisville, Ky., resident, who ended up in the emergency room. Doctors performed surgery to drain fluid from the abscess that developed on her arm.
What seemed like a simple act turned into a serious health condition. No worries, though. You don’t have to give up convenience for safety. Here are some tips to consider:
Keep it loose.
Hairbands – as well as watches or bandages – can dangerously restrict blood flow to your hands and fingers. Wearing anything tight can result in skin problems and the risk of developing vascular disorders.
Replace your old hairbands.
While many of us probably never think about it, most hairbands are made of materials that can absorb dirt and bacteria. Be sure to replace old hairbands and regularly wash your hands.
Wear a hair-tie bracelet.
Why wear a hairband on your wrist, when you can wear it on a stylish bracelet! The Busy Girl Bangle is designed to do just that. The bracelet provides convenient access to your hair tie on your wrist without fear of getting an infection.
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Go Girl Designs Partners with Country Music Artist Jana Kramer
Fashion accessories company launches new brand with celebrity endorsement
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., June 15, 2016 – Go Girl Designs, an emerging fashion accessories company, today announced a partnership with country singer and actress Jana Kramer, who will serve as the celebrity spokesperson for its Busy Girl Bangle brand.
In 2016, Kramer received nominations for Female Vocalist of the Year from the Academy of Country Music Awards, Breakthrough Female of the Year and Female Vocalist of the Year from the American Country Countdown Awards and Female Video of the Year from the CMT Music Awards for “I Got the Boy.” She will collaborate with Go Girl Designs for select marketing and social media promotions.
Go Girl Designs specializes in creating fashionable, yet functional, accessories for today’s woman on the go. The Busy Girl Bangle is a patent-pending bracelet that serves as both a chic accessory and a way to keep a hair tie conveniently at hand.
“From the moment I saw this bracelet that also doubles as a hair tie holder I knew I had to have one,” Kramer said. “What I like about the product is that it’s fashionable and practical.”
“Jana represents our brand perfectly,” said Lindsay Serfass, co-founder of Go Girl Designs. “Not only is she down to earth, but she’s a mother on the go trying to balance family and her career as a country music singer. She wears our bracelet and we couldn’t have asked for a better partner for Go Girl Designs,”
This versatile bracelet features two removable rope chains and a hair tie. It is currently available in gold, rose gold and silver, and can be purchased via the website.
“Jana connects across generations of women,” noted Go Girl Co-Founder, Debbie Perry. “She can speak to the busy mom or the fashion-conscious teenager with her Southern charm and sophistication.”
To learn more about Jana Kramer visit www.janakramer.com
About Go Girl Designs
Go Girl Designs is a fashion accessories company in Knoxville, Tenn., founded by Debbie Perry and Lindsay Serfass. The mother and daughter team is dedicated to providing women with trendy and functional accessories for everyday wear. The Busy Girl Bangle is the first product to launch. Its unique design keeps hair ties off your wrist yet conveniently close. Visit gogirldesign.com for more information.
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