Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Facts About Color

HAIR Gossip

 Facts about professional color vs box color
  • In the salon we customize color to your specific hair,  every color , every formula is different.  We can control certain tones in your hair such as reds or we can formulate color to cover even the toughest grey
  • Box color has a much higher PH level thus being more damaging to hair, it also contains metallic dye which is extremely difficult to remove
  • Remember box color can not take your hair into consideration it is strictly a hit or miss
  • The frequency of your hair color application varies from client to client.  Hair growth , sun exposure and product usage can all be determining factors
  • Damage in professional color is limited because of our ability to formulate

Professional vs. Store Bought Products

HAIR Gossip

Clients are always asking me about store bought vs. professional products. 
Lets clear this up once and for all. 

YES there is a difference between the two and  NO
professional products sold in grocery stores are not legit.

Remember that the most important product you can use on your hair starts with your shampoo. 
To find out more read this article.

Cheaper isn't always better

Lucky magazine came out with 10 essential beauty tips and guess what #9 was??? 
You wear your haircut everyday so think about that when agonizing over the price.
 To see the other tips click here.

Shout out to my Auntie Son for e-mailing me this link :)

Friday, November 5, 2010

Funky Colors

Are you bored with your hair? Spice it up a bit by adding peek-a-boos. These little pops of colors are so fun and not too pricey.

Wedding Do's

I did hair for my friend Ashley's wedding last April and thought I would share some pictures. Over a year later yes I know I am a little delayed :).