Category: Observations


Trending: Vintage Inspired Fashion Colors

It’s a common misconception that fashion color is a present day phenomenon. When the first perms came out in the 1930s, tinted solutions were all the rage (the photo on the top left shows an award winning example). By the 1950s women were using all types of dyes to cover their grays and experimenting with…
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September 5, 2013 0

Trend Alert: Color Blocking

Color blocking is a fun way to accentuate a hair cut and a nice change from traditional hair color or high lighting.  There are a dozen possible variations, so you can have completely customized color that brings out your playful side.  Tone on tone, high contrast, subtle shade variations… the only limit is the imagination.…
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April 18, 2012 0

Trend Alert

Tired of the same old, same old look?  All you need to do to be on trend is add a heavy fringe.  Blunt, solid bangs are being sported by Kate Moss and Olivia Wilde and they instantly update your look.  Don’t try this at home, however.  Although it seems like cutting your own bangs is…
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March 17, 2011 0

Gris de Medellin

I have had the pleasure of spending the holidays abroad in Medellin, Colombia where my mother grew up.  It’s our first Christmas in Colombia together, and her first in 40+ years.  As a stylist, one of the funnest things about this trip has been observing the trends in hair color, cuts, etc. “Gris de Medellin”…
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December 29, 2010 0