Balayage! What is it? How do you pronounce it?

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  How do you say balayage? We get asked tons of questions about balayage. Most of them are about the pronunciation. Let’s get that out of the way first. BAH-LAY-AHGE. It’s from the French word balayer, meaning to sweep. So you’ve got to give it that fancy, Frenchy flair when you say it. What is…

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Frequently Asked Questions Submissions

Frequently Asked Questions The wild and crazy world of hair salonery is filled with technical terms, funny names, chemical formulas, subtle differences and a million things that seem designed to bewilder the person sitting in the chair. We get asked a ton of really good questions that are common place, every day ideas for us, but confusing…

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The Importance of Google Reviews for Local Businesses

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Local Business Advertising In the world of online advertising, the power and importance of the customer testimonial should not be underestimated. Google reviews are king.  When consumers reach out to the internet to find goods and services, they are often inundated with options. Narrowing down that list to a manageable few can be excruciating and…

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How To Speak Hair Stylist?

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Hair Communication 101 If you’re anything like me, you get incredibly excited when it’s haircut time. You sashay into the salon and stake claim of your salon chair throne knowing exactly what you want. You can picture it in your mind…the cut, the color, the style. Let me tell you, it looks hella good! And…

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How Do I Get My Hair to Grow Thicker, Longer, Faster?

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Growing Pains First, let’s start this off by managing our expectations. It’s not gonna happen overnight. This isn’t Harry Potter. There’s no magic potion. No secret pill. There are steps to improve the quality and health of your hair, but it takes time. Hair typically grows about a quarter of an inch to maybe, half…

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