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When the New Years, New You strikes….

5 Drastic “feeling” changes that won’t cause permanent damage or the post change regret. Highlights: Subtle to bold, highlights are a great way to give your hair color a bit of a change without permanent commitment! Faux Bob: Book an appointment with your stylist first thing in the morning and rock this short fun look all day without chopping your locks! Or create it yourself with some bobby pins and two mirrors! Bangs/Face Framing: Now these can be as drastic or as sublte and gentle as you like! You still keep the majority of your length but get the feel
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The Color Purple and what it means for Blondes

Everybody hates it… that yellow-ish tinge to your blonde hair that we work so hard to avoid: Brassyness. We in the Okanagan have a little streak of bad luck with our water. unfortunately we have fairly hard water here. The minerals in hard water build up on our hair and give it that yellow tint. So.. what do we do about it? Not everyone has time to come in and get a fresh toner in between hair appointments, hence the amazing creation: Purple shampoo and conditioner! So how does it work?? Well yellow’s (brass) complimentary color is purple and so
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The Changing Colours of Fall

We love this time of year… The air is crisp, the sun is still shining, and the colours are changing. Hair colours that is! For whatever reason at this time of year we get an increased number of drastic colour changes, and we couldn’t be more excited! We have recently brought on a “revamped” color line by Davines and the colors are GORGEOUS. Davines Mask colour with Vibrachrom offers new and improved tones, with a lot more pigment than before. The reds are bolder, the browns are richer and the blondes are creamier! This line is making all of our colouring
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How to make your curls last longer!

If we had a dollar for every time people say: “My hair doesn’t hold curl”, well, we probably wouldn’t be working anymore! Here are a few tips and tricks on how to make your curls work for you! Use Product!                                                                                                                                                                                                   Good Product can help your hair hold curl much longer. Try blow-drying a mousse or a styling spray into your hair after washing it. This gives your hair a bit of texture and hold that naturally slippery hair doesn’t have. We recommend: Bumble and Bumble Thickening Hairspray for fine to medium textures and Davines Curl Moisture Mousse for medium to
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The Crazy 80’s!

What do you get when you throw an 80’s themed BBQ for hairdressers?? BIG hair! Considering a few of us weren’t even around during the 80’s, I say we pulled it off quite well! We wanted to share this with you guys as we’re always getting requests for photos of our events! Our incredible leader Paul really makes an effort to create a family of his staff, and he succeeds! If you haven’t heard it before, let us tell you, we all love working here and being here and being a part of such an amazing salon. We hope you
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I Just Want Mermaid Hair!

“How can I grow my hair longer?” Around the salon, this is one of the most common questions we get! Believe it or not there are a lot of little factors that contribute to your hair growth (not just genetics) that you can add into your daily routine for longer, stronger hair! First things first… ditch that drugstore conditioner (shampoo too but especially conditioner)!! The waxes that are found in drugstore conditioner build up on your hair strands and eventually get so heavy that they cause it to break! Not only causing weaker ends but also tons of annoying little
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Kelowna Spring/Summer Hair Care 101

Well Kelowna, it’s that time of year again. The birds are out, the street sweepers have returned, the sunshine has come out of hiding and so have the highlights! Every year around this time we see a huge increase in foiling services. Whether you are going full Ellie Goulding and blonding out all of your locks or just brightening up your fall/winter color a little, the truth remains, highlights, heat and sunshine can be hard on your hair! So, what is the best way to care for you hair over the summer?? First off you need to start with a
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Is Your Hair Ready For Christmas Party Season?

This is the time of year that most of us struggle with what to wear to our Christmas parties. Should we choose classic and timeless or are we looking to make a statement? Don’t forget your hair! A polished style, or tousled mane will complete any outfit. Take a peek of some inspirational looks found in Glamour Magazine!
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New Release from Bumble & Bumble!!!

The wait is over. Surf Infusion has arrived at Fringe: Hair! Come in and experience all that Surf Spray has to offer… Without the crunch. This will be this Spring/Summer’s hottest new product!   Check out  Bumble & Bumble  for latest products.
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