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More Gray… It’s Okay!

Tue, November 17th, 2015 — Posted in Trends and tagged as: , , , , , , , , , , , , , in our blog.

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It’s a bit unusual, but gray hair is the new cult color trend of 2015-2016. We saw it taking the scene back in 2014 and thought perhaps it was just a trend, but the color is here to stay and is only gaining popularity.

 
Silver hair came into style first in mid 17th century. France’s upper crust wore scented, powdered wigs to mask the smell and appearance of bloody scalp sores […]


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, […]


Great Length’s Hair Extensions in SoHo’s Best Hair Salon

Tue, October 18th, 2011 — Posted in Team Member Opinions, Tips and Tricks, Trends and tagged as: , , , , , , , , , , , , in our blog.

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Ever wonder how all celebrities have long, thick, amazingly enviable hair? How is it fair that movie stars are beautiful, rich, AND have perfect hair? Because, just like everything in Hollywood, looks can be deceiving. Sure, there are a few natural manes still out there (Julia Roberts, Crystal Gayle). However, the overwhelming majority of celebrities use hair extensions to give their hair that extra ‘something.’
So, what’s involved in getting your […]


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 […]