Summer means sun, surf and dips in the pool, but all this fun is murder on your haircolor. Keep it looking luminous this summer – and beyond.These simple strategies will help protect your investment.The Sun is Not Your FriendSad, but true. We all know how UV rays damage our skin, but sun exposure can also oxidize and lighten both single process color and highlights. And the … [Read more...] about Keep Your Hair Luminous this Summer!
If you think haircolor is just about creating a new look or covering gray, think again. In the hands of a pro, haircolor can work wonders, from making fine, thin hair look thicker, to slimming a full face, to perking up a pale complexion. Check out what it can do for you:Pump Up the VolumeIf your hair tends to fall flat, stop slathering on volumizers and visit a salon for some … [Read more...] about Haircolor Miracles!
In a recent Wella Professionals survey it was revealed that 42% of women have never had a consultation with their colorist prior to dyeing. What’s more, 45% of women admitted they chat with their colorist about their personal lives, but only 13% actually discuss the products they’re using. So we enlisted Wella spokesperson Aura Friedman, a colorist at NYC’s fabulous Serge … [Read more...] about How to Talk to Your Colorist!
We know times are tough, but unlike manicures, pedicures and waxing, which can easily be done at home, haircolor is not something you should scrimp on. Coloring hair is truly an exact science and even the slightest amateur mistake can leave you looking less than fabulous. And after all, professional colorists go through years of training for a reason -- because there’s a whole … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons To Think Out-of-the-Box
So you want to color your hair, but you’re a little hesitant. That’s understandable considering how complicated the whole process can seem. Should you get one all-over color, highlights or both? Are semi-permanent or permanent formulas better for you? And what is balayage, anyway? We’ve come up with these haircolor cliff notes to get you started, but the best resource is always … [Read more...] about Haircolor Cheat Sheet: Should You or Shouldn’t You?