TRENDS, TIPS AND ADVICE
Our expert stylists want to make sure you're up-to-date and feel great about your hair. Here's a peek at just some of what's hot.
Best New Products
Whether you feel like you're in a styling rut, or just want to try something different, there are always new products to add to your hair care routine. Here are just some of our favorites.
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DESIGNLINE Ultimate Matte Pliable Clay
What’s the hottest styling trend at your salon? The beach wave
What’s the hottest color trend? Color melting and balayage
What's the hottest cut trend? Undercuts and designs on classic short shapes
What is your favorite non-styling product (shampoo, etc.)? Kenra Volumizing Shampoo
What product do you recommend the most to guests? Sexy Hair Spray Clay
What’s the one thing you can’t live without when you’re behind the chair? My Wet Brush
What’s your favorite time-saving secret? Blow dry the hair to 80% dry using only your hands and the dryer, then begin round brushing to polish off the look. This cuts at least half the styling time out.
What hair routine step to people skip that they should not? Towel dry your hair after shampooing and before applying your conditioner. This will help the nutrients soak in much faster and last longer.
What is special about your service that gives guests a great salon experience? My guests will laugh and have a great time with me, every time. The salon should be fun!
Top 5 Tips for Communicating
with Your Stylist
Trying out a new stylist can be nerve wracking, but it doesn't have to be. Prepare yourself with these tips to communicate the style you are looking for so you'll leave the salon exactly the way you imagined.
It's one of most popular—and versatile—cuts. So why not have a bob, but make it yours? Change it up with an angle cut, some strategic color, or a sideswipe of bangs, and the entire look is personalized without taking away from the bob's classic shape.
Most of the time the last thing you want to do the morning after a party is worry about your hair. Plus, those precious extra moments of sleep are bound to win out. But that doesn't mean your hair has to look like you were up all night.
It's one of the necessary evils of having a fabulous look: blow drying you hair. But this can-be-tedious task doesn't have to be. Check out this video for three simple tips that can help shorten your hair's drying time.