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How To: Use Violet Shampoo (Properly!)

Wed, January 20th, 2016 — Posted in Our Team, Team Member Opinions, Tips and Tricks, Trends and tagged as: , , , , , , , , , , , , , in our blog.

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The double process, bleach and tone, platinum, bright blonde hair trend is in full effect. Over the past year we have had many clients wanting to go bleach blonde. Not just standard blonde, we are talking white, ashy, grey blonde without a hint of golden. Not only can this color be difficult to accomplish, it can be damaging and takes a lot of at-home maintenance. However, outside of the salon, the […]


Fall Into a New Hair Color Trend!

Fri, September 26th, 2014 — Posted in Team Member Opinions, Trends and tagged as: , , , , , , , , , in our blog.

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The person who said blondes have more fun has obviously never been on the dark side. Tones for these goddesses of the fall/winter season will be deep, full of shine, and beautiful.
Chocolate tones will have more exciting accents of toffee and bronze. Rich and deep elements such as coffee, charcoal, and tobacco are very popular not only on the runway, but also in hair salons. Midnight and ebony hair colors are also […]


The [Hair] Style Evolution of Jennifer Lawrence: 2013 “It” Girl

Tue, January 22nd, 2013 — Posted in Team Member Opinions, Trends and tagged as: , , , , , , , , , , , in our blog.

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By now everyone is familiar with the most recent popular actress Jennifer Lawrence.  She is the most sought after hilarious, down-to-earth, gorgeous style icon of 2012-2013.  Whether you know her from her smaller roles in 2007-2008 or her most recent films, The Hunger Games & Silver Linings Playbook, you will without a doubt agree with us that she has style!

What makes her an icon? Her fearlessness in choice of fashion […]


Ombre, back for 2012

Tue, January 24th, 2012 — Posted in Team Member Opinions, Tips and Tricks, Trends and tagged as: , , , , , , , , , , in our blog.

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The Ombré:
Right when you thought the ombré highlighting trend was over, 2012 is emerging with a new list of celebs that are revamping the look, as seen in…
Las Vegas Opening:                 Givenchy Spring 2012:

Ombré stands for ‘shaded’ in French or, in our case, graduated hair color – from darker on the top  to lighter in the ends – duplicating a natural California surfer-girl, […]


Ombre hair color

Tue, July 19th, 2011 — Posted in Team Member Opinions, Tips and Tricks, Trends and tagged as: , , , , , , , , , in our blog.

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First, let’s start by agreeing to boycott any hairstylists/colorists who call it “hombre” for the obvious reason.  This technique originates from the French word, “Ombre.”  While boycotting the ones who deserve it, do not boycott the specialists altogether. You might end up achieving a black-white effect which works wonders for your wardrobe but not quite for your mane.
Ombre color-highlights was initially designed to duplicate the California surfer girl natural hair […]