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Straight or Curls? You Choose…

By |Hair Tips, Hair Treatments, Hair Trends|

Thinking of having your hair straightened? Or would you prefer curls? Here are a couple straightening processes, as well as some info about having curly hair that doesn’t involve you flatironing or using a curling iron every day. Thermal Reconditioning/Japanese Straightening Japanese hair straightening (thermal reconditioning) is a process that leads to permanent hair straightening. [...]

It’s Back-to-School Time!

By |Hair Color, Hair Tips, Hair Trends|

5 Back-to-School Trends Worth an A+ It’s back to school time! A haircut is probably on your list of to-dos, but you might want to do something a little different this year. I have some tips on changing up your look that are worth an A+. Coloring your hair can freshen up your look, but [...]

Interesting Hair Techniques

By |Hair Products, Hair Tips|

Interesting Techniques As a dedicated stylist for decades, I constantly learn new techniques to keep my work fun and your look fresh and exciting. Here are a few interesting techniques: Balayage is a French coloring technique that was developed in the 1970s. It’s a freehand technique where the color is applied by hand rather than [...]

Beards, Beards, Beards!

By |Hair Products|

Beards...they are everywhere! If you choose to venture into this trendy look, do it right. Here are some tips: First is your equipment: A wall mounted mirror for precision grooming. Also, a nice electric trimmer. I prefer Wahl trimmers for home use. Pick which shape is best for your face and hairline. Just growing hair [...]

New Location!

By |News|

Thank you for being a client. It’s been a pleasure creating beauty with you (and will continue to be for many years to come). I have exciting news! I’m moving to a new salon studio starting on December 1, 2014. It’s a beautiful space and only one mile from my present location. I can’t wait to show you the new studio. My new address is: 9020 S McClintock Road Suite 3 Tempe, AZ 85284 (Southwest corner of McClintock and Warner)

5 Tips for Quick Style Change, Commitment Optional

By |Hair Tips|

Need a quick change without making a big commitment? Try one of my 5 favorite tips for mixing it up. 01 Accessories, Accessories, Accessories!!!   Accessorizing is a product of your personal style.  Whether it’s a headband, a flower, a scarf, or a barrette...be creative.  For example, I have done simple French twists or buns [...]

How To Choose The Right Hair Products

By |Hair Products|

Knowing how to choose the right hair products for yourself is nearly impossible and very confusing. We are influenced daily in the media, magazine ads, friends...acquaintances. How many of you have been at a party, or seen someone with lovely locks, and asked how they keep their hair looking so awesome? They tell you what [...]