Today Is A Gift!

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  Today is a gift! What a loaded statement. Sometimes it’s loaded with truth we can see, feel, touch and taste, those times when everything around us is in perfect harmony. Other times it feels like it’s loaded with a pile of crap the size of Lake Michigan, shifting perspectives seems impossible. Ever wonder why we move in and out …

Flamboyage, Balayage, Foil…How to choose?

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With so many options for dimensional color these days, how would anyone know what to ask for when scheduling an appointment?  There is no right or wrong label when scheduling an appointment. The truth of the matter is, all of these techniques are creative, dimensional color. It is NOT your job as the consumer to know the proper term or to actually even …

Soft Red Tones Wow for 2015

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Emma Stone doesn’t just star in blockbuster movies, she makes huge statements with her stunning auburn locks – and she’s not the only celeb sporting a statement red. The speciality of red hair is that it can double as both elegant and sexy. Whether you’re going for a deep red or gold copper, make sure you consider your complexion when selecting …

Part Takes Center Stage

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It’s official! The part has moved from stage right and is now positioned front and center. It’s smooth symmetrical lines made it a show stopper at New York Fashion Week this spring, and its versatility ensures that it’s here to stay. The center part can be paired with a number of styles, including pin straight locks; slicked back, wet hair; …

Spring 2015 is All About the Babylights

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If you’ve noticed models and trendsetters sporting super subtle locks this spring, then you’ve caught on to one of this year’s biggest hair trends – babylights. Babylights are delicate highlights that are created in a process very similar to regular highlights, except when creating babylights, the colorist uses tiny amounts of hair during the processing technique so that the finished product …

DISCOVERING BEAUTY THROUGH BALAYAGE

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Balayage  has officially  become our go to service for clients wanting those sun-kissed, natural looking highlights.  The french word, meaning to sweep or to paint,  is definitely considered a specialty technique among salon professionals. Even though every where  we look, models and celebs are rocking this super- hot color, receiving a beautiful balayage service is not as easy as one would think …

Join Us for Our Customer Appreciation Event

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Join us for a fourth annual Customer Appreciation event from 3 to 5 p.m. December 8 at Blu: A Color Salon. We’re revealing our 2013 Fall Collection, and to celebrate, we’ve invited The Clothes Line and Touchstone Crystal to showcase their merchandise in our salon. • Get DISCOUNTS on tools and products. • NIBBLE on h’orderves. • DRINK wine, beer, …