I write about hair and business and the business of hair from both sides of the chair. I am a veteran salon owner, master hair stylist, colorist and educator. I am Vidal Sasson Certified and Framesi Hair Color Certified. I love to do hair, I belive in education and a superior work, life balance. Every day in the salon and in business is a new day full of creativity, opportunity and growth.
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Grateful To You
Thank you, thank you, thank you for shopping with me. Thank you, thank you, thank you for shopping local wherever and whenever you can.
Your in-store purchases help us, the small business owner, to make part of our profit on goods as well as on services. Those dollars are the dollars that help us when services are cancelled or rescheduled, when we take time off to be with family and friends, when an unexpected bill comes in or an unexpected repair is needed, believe me those dollars help, a lot.
Besides helping us those in-store purchases help you because we can recommend the appropriate products for the need of your hair today. We take classes and meet with our reps to keep up to date on the professional products that we carry in-store.
It is frustrating for us that the products we carry are sold on Amazon and in department stores when the salon product companies work hard to eliminate diversion.
We cannot compete with Amazon but we can offer monthly promotions and offer you an in person consultation at each appointment for your product needs.
Dear Wonderful Salon Clients, Without you where would a hairstylist be?We would be No Nothing- sorry I could not resist! This is the name of my newest professional product that I am carrying in my business at Swans Studios. No Nothing is a no scent, no fragrance, no perfume line from Finland.
Here is both a link https://nonothing.us and some information from the manufacturer: NO NOTHING – HAIR PRODUCTS THAT IRRITATE NO-ONESurprisingly many of us have sensitive skin or have experienced allergic reactions to cosmetic products. With the right kind of products, allergies and irritations can be controlled or avoided. To supply high quality products for this need, KC Professional has developed a sensitive range of hair products for styling as well as cleansing and conditioning hair and scalp.As the name of the range implies, No nothing products contain as few potentially sensitizing ingredients as possible, and to make everyone with a sensitive nose happy, all products are also 100% perfume-f…
Story of the Month - Men's HairLast
month I honored my mum and my salon client mom’s, so this month it is only
fitting that this month I share with you something very important to
me…hairstyling men! Actually, I want to answer a question I get so often from
both male and female clients, which is, “What is the difference between a
barber and a hairstylist? And which one should I (my husband/boyfriend) go to?”
are a number of factors to consider when deciding whether to go to a barber or
to a salon and see a hairstylist. Here is a quick breakdown to help you in this
should go to a barber if: you
want a short, traditional cut (i.e. buzz cut, flat top, fade, military style
on a budget, barbers are typically less expensive than hairstylistsyou
want a simple style that doesn’t require a lot of product, has a natural lookyou
want a shave…most upscale barbers offer hot lather face shavesyou
don’t want a change, barbers will typically ask what you w…