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This is the place where we'll share our thoughts on hair styles, trends, fashion and just anything else we think can help you look great.

New Hair Coloring Techniques

Hair coloring is a field that’s always changing and evolving because people are always developing novel techniques and modifying old ones to achieve new looks. For example, there was a time when highlighting didn’t exist! Somebody invented it to recreate in a salon that radiant and sun-kissed look that you get after spending enough hours out in the summer sun.

Techniques like this are always being created and developed by stylists and colorists, and what it means for you is even more choice when you sit down in the salon chair. On that note, here are three new hair coloring techniques that you can expect to see in hairdos around town.

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Color TrendsTami Daniel
Hair Coloring Ideas for an Exciting New Look

One of the best things about hairstyles in the past few years is that it’s become more commonplace to experiment with interesting colors. Salon colors used to focus on natural colors, and bright and out-of-the-ordinary colors were often left to the underground kids who colored their own hair with anything they could get their hands on.

But these days, pink hair is just as normal as brown hair, and salons all around the country are perfecting funky colors. Today we’re going to go over some of the hottest color trends of the times, which you can try if you're looking for a great new do.

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Color TrendsTami Daniel
Is the Beard Trend Coming to an End?

The current trend toward male facial hair—the full-on beard—reached its peak around 2013, and since then there has been a slight decline in the popularity of the beard. This has some predicting that the beard trend is waning, and that we’ll see nothing but a sea of smooth faces in the years to come. But that has some people wondering whether the trend is already dead, and for those who are trying to decide on a good look for summer, today we’ll go over a few talking points about the current beard trend.

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Hair Color Trends for 2017

Popular hair colors come and go just like hair and fashion styles, and this year there are quite a few different color trends that are taking Popular hair colors come and go just like hair and fashion styles, and this year there are quite a few different color trends that are taking the salon world by storm. The good news is that whether you're comfortable with black, brown, blonde, red, or super funky hair, there's a color trend out there for everybody in 2017.the salon world by storm. The good news is that whether you're comfortable with black, brown, blonde, red, or super funky hair, there's a color trend out there for everybody in 2017.

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Color TrendsTami Daniel
DIY Hair Coloring: Why It’s Never a Good idea

We’ve all been there: walking through the drug store, going down the aisle with the hair color products, and being tempted by the photos on the boxes of beautiful women with perfect hair. But we’re going to let you in on a little secret: those women would never let box color near their hair!

Those women spend good money going to salons to get that perfect coif, and then DIY color manufacturers capitalize on their gorgeous locks by convincing consumers that they can achieve the same results with their products. But that’s not how it works, and today we’re going to talk about all the reasons why you should always keep walking when you encounter DIY hair coloring products.

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Classic Wedding Hairstyles for Your Big Day

Your wedding day is one of the most special days of your life, and in 20 years, you want to look back fondly on this special time. All too often, however, people go with trendy hairdos for their wedding, only to look at pictures a few years down the road and wonder, “what was I thinking?” A classic hairstyle is a good way to ensure you'll never feel a twinge of regret when going over wedding photos, because these styles have stood the test of time, and will always be a good choice for a wedding hairstyle.

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Babylights vs. Balayage

Keeping up with all the terms in the beauty industry is a full-time job, but when it comes to your hair, there are some definitions you should definitely know if you want a new look. Two of the terms you may have heard are babylights and balayage, but unless you're always reading beauty magazines or spend a lot of time in the hair salon, you may have no idea what these revolutionary techniques are, or what they could do for your hair.

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All You Need to Know About Highlights and Lowlights

Both highlights and lowlights involve applying color to the hair, but the two techniques are used to achieve different effects. They're both partial coloring techniques, which means they're easier on your hair than full color. In case you're looking for a new look for the summer and have been considering getting highlights or lowlights, here's everything you need to know about these coloring techniques.

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