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How to Talk to Your Colorist!

In a recent Wella Professionals survey it was revealed that 42% of women have never had a consultation with their colorist prior to dyeing. Whats more, 45% of women admitted they chat with their colorist about their personal lives, but only 13% actually discuss the products theyre using. So we enlisted Wella spokesperson Aura Friedman, a colorist at NYCs fabulous Serge Normant Salon, to give us the lowdown on the best way to talk with your colorist to achieve the look you want.

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5 Reasons To Think Out-of-the-Box

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 theres a whole lot more to the process than simply painting on color. Still not convinced? Here are five great reasons to trust your tresses to the pros.

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Haircolor Cheat Sheet: Should You or Shouldn’t You?

So you want to color your hair, but youre a little hesitant. Thats 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? Weve come up with these haircolor cliff notes to get you started, but the best resource is always a professional colorist. So read up, then take what youve learned to your local salon.