Hair

What shoes, hair & makeup can I wear to a beauty competition? I’m wearing skinny jeans, nude color & a navy blue loose fitted top with a gold necklace.

Beauty competitions are awesome and can be stressful and fun. As far as shoes go you can try nude color pumps or sandal styles with heels, with your nude color jeans. Matching nude color shoes will elongate your look and give more height to your appearance. Another option would be gold metallic shoes that coordinate with…

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Have Fun with Your Hair Color

Hair color is exciting and can communicate energy, enthusiasm and a youthful attitude. Almost everywhere you go these days someone passes by with color in their hair. Some gals are going all the way with full heads of bold hair color such as orange, green or purple. Or many fashion divas are adding areas of color or color art to their dos.

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Extend the Richness of Hair Color

As we enter into the height of summer not only are the days growing longer, but so is our exposure to the sun’s rays which tends to leave color treated hair looking a bit lackluster. While I hardly recommend avoiding the enjoyment of the outdoors for the sake of vanity, the public image of many is a vital component of daily business and a professional appearance must be maintained. Fortunately there are a variety of solutions that come in the form of simple maintenance that can extend the richness of hair color between regular appointments

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Braiding Summer Hair Trend

Summer is here again and with it comes hairstyles that reflect the relaxed nature of the season. This season, a popular trend is braiding. Braiding has come a long way from the single braid and pigtail braids of childhood. Now there are halos of soft braids crowning the head, and the recently popular “fishtail braids” known to our friends across the pond as “plaits”.

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Hair Styling Tips for Travel

With the summer months approaching travel is becoming more frequent for many and that includes going to different climates, be it an exotic location that offers a respite from the routine of daily life, visiting friends and family across the country, or perhaps there is a new career opportunity beckoning you from another state or continent.

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Maintain Healthy Hair

How is it possible to maintain healthy hair and deliver a spectacular color or texture service as well? One of my biggest concerns in the salon is keeping the integrity of each clientʼs hair while performing various chemical services. With so much emphasis on celebrity hair changes, I find an increasing amount of requests for similar looks from a wide variety of clientele.

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What is a flattering hair length for women over 40?

So many of my clients have posed the question “What is an appropriate hair length for women over 40?” My answer is that it is relative to the individual’s face shape, body proportions and individual style. Really, the same rules apply at any age, the difference being that what worked at 30 may or may not work at 50 or 60, depending on how much these things have changed.

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Causes of Hair Loss

Hair loss is a valid concern of many of today’s salon clients, and it isn’t just among those exhibiting the typical male pattern balding. Many women have also been experiencing a loss of hair due to issues such as stress, medications, and hormone changes from pregnancy. So many times I have had a client in my chair who 4-6 months after giving birth has expressed concern about what looks like hair breakage (short hair at the hairline and at the parting) but is actually the new growth coming back.

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Find the Perfect Hairstyle

A perfect hairstyle for 2015 is the one that flatters your face shape and helps send a message of who you are. Are you fun, warm hearted, innovative and creative or a good thinker, etc? Jean Haner, an expert in face reading, and author of The Wisdom of Your Face reveals what your hairstyle tells about you.

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Adorn Your Hair

Why not adorn your hair? When looking at options for changing your hair, different types of accessories can be a fresh solution. Whenever I feel that “bored with my look” mood surfacing, a quick rummage through my accessory drawer always provides the best remedy in two ways.

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