Beachy waves is achieved with a curling iron and stylist products to keep the wave in place. To achieve this look, waves are broken up with fingers and loosened up a little. This is a sultry style.
Our deep conditioning treatment is a treatment that we do in salon that helps damaged or treated hair feel and look healthier. The treatment’s deep conditioning penetrates the hair for softer locks.
“Illumina color elevates light and reveals previously unseen potential in hair so you can express the senses, emotions, and unique personality of every client.” (via wella.com/professional)
The Japanese Straightener is a permanent treatment to straighten and sleeken the hair. Since it is a permanent treatment, the only reason to redo the treatment is because of the new growth that has not had the treatment done.
When the hair is bleached and b3 is mixed into the color, the b3 actually works as a treatment in the hair while the hair color is lifting.
Ombre is the shading of color from roots to ends. Typically the color goes from dark to light on the ends. Ombre is good for all hair types, except short hair where it may not be noticeable.
An OPC is a one solid base color without any dimension. An OPC covers greys and roots.
Point-cutting creates texture and is used to soften lines.
A power dry is a service we do when the client does not want a full blow dry so the hair is not soaking wet when they walk out. A power dry allows the color to be accurately seen if a color service was received.
A razor cut involves using a straight edge razor on the hair to give it a piecey/ textured look or it can also take out weight from the hair.
A relaxer is a cream that chemically loosens tight curls, making it easier to straighten the hair.
A round brush set is a style for volume and big curls done with round brushes and a blowdryer.
Scissor-over-comb is a technique used to achieve shorter cuts without using clippers.
Short layers are shorter up on the hair making them more noticeable and blunt.
A sombre is a softer version of the ombre. It is a less drastic difference between the dark color on top and lighter color on the ends.
A Specialty style can range from curls added after a blowout to an updo-upstyling.
The Split End treatment is designed for those whose ends are more prone to splitting. What the treatment does is it binds the hair together to give the hair a sleeker look and prevent the hair from further splitting.
Textured hair shows no blunt or cut lines. Textured hair is blended.
T-section highlights take about 5-10 foils. The highlights are typically placed along the part of the hair and around the face for a face-framing effect.
A toner is not a permanent color. The purpose of the toner is to counteract any unwanted hues after hair color has been rinsed out or the enhance a color. A toner is semi-permanent color that does not go into the hair cuticle. It’s ammonia-free, and will either enhance or negate tones in the hair.
The U-tip bonded extensions describes the shape at the top of the extensions that gets bonded to the hair. The extension is bonded using keratin. The u-tip keratin extension is heated and thus glues onto hair.
An undercut is a cut shorter at the bottom of the head to take out weight from the hair and create a softer look. An undercut involves internal layering.