How to find your blonde shade

 How to find your blonde shade…. I feel the need to blog about this as lately I have been having new clients come to me with the wrong lighter shades for their skin tones.  I say this all the time….”being blonde is not just Gwen Stefani or Marilyn Monroe blonde.  There are so many levels, […]

Blonde hair for Asian skin

Blonde hair for Asian Skin is beautiful when done correct and the right color tones for the client.  There are tons of levels and tones of the BLONDE hair color.  Some think going blonde just means MARILYN MONROE blonde.  That is so limiting and just not true.  You can make a dark blonde to lighter […]

Curly hair color ideas

Curly Hair color ideas.  My client came to me wanting to be red on copper red hair color.  She as not having luck getting the right red or a color that would hold.  Seeing as some curly hair textures are  more porous than others, or more fine than others you need to color the hair […]

Olaplex insurance for healthy hair

olaplex shine

Olaplex insurance for healthy hair during chemical and non chemical treatments.  I have discovered a new product on the market to add to me caring about the integrity  of hair when using chemicals.  Over the years I have switched to using an organic hair color (All Nutrient) and using gentle developers when lightening, and coloring […]

New Hair in 2016

blonde to brunette

New hair in 2016 is what my client wanted and just what she got!  New starts on all levels here.  Since my move to Ceci Salon in Studio City’s Tujunga Village I have had a shift of clients wanting to also change for all sorts of reasons.   My client was tired of being a blonde,  […]

Keratin Complex vs Brazilian Blowout

Keratin Complex Express

Keratin Complex vs Brazilian Blowout .  I was a Brazilian Blowout only guy.  I tried all smoothing treatments on the market and nothing worked as  well as Brazilian Blowout until I had the client demand to find something that does not burn the eyes,  scalp, or smell.  After the media slam on Brazilian Blowout I […]

Hair growth vitamins

viviscal vitamins

Hair growth vitamins are all over the market now, as are shampoos.  Then you wonder which one is telling the truth and which one is  making claims that are too far out there.    Basically your hair is at its best when you are 19 years old, shiny, full, colorful, healthy.  Then after its all […]

Foam hair color vs. Regular

foam hair color

Foam hair color vs. Regular hair color is not a new concept.  Its funny to me how back in the 60s they put the foam hair color  on the market as a “no mess, no drip way” to color your hair.  Then decades later in 2015 the commercials have a voice over of a British […]