What to Expect at Your Balayage Appointment

If you have a balayage appointment scheduled, then you probably have a pretty good idea of what you can expect when you leave the appointment — beautifully highlighted, flowing hair. But what about the actual appointment itself? What actually happens during a balayage appointment when you're sitting in your stylist's chair? Take a look. 1. Trim, first. With many other color treatments, a stylist will color the hair and then cut it. [Read More]

How To Set Your Hair Salon Apart From Others

When you own your own hair salon, your goal is to always keep customers coming in the door, and to always keep them feeling happy when they leave. Because it's so easy for people to tarnish your salon's reputation online, it is important that you really set yourself apart and offer your clients unique services that other hair salons don't. From blowouts to hand massages, this article will list a few different things you can offer your clients. [Read More]

3 Summer Hair Trends for African Hair

Whether you have a weave or you style your natural hair, there are a few different ways that Black women can style their hair before heading into spring break and the warm summer months. Here's a look at just three ideas.  1. Cornrows If you want something that is tight against your scalp and really doesn't require any maintenance, then cornrows are a must. Cornrows are tight, thin braids that start out right at your root and then cascade all the way to the end of your hair. [Read More]

How To Find Salon Suites For Rent

There are certain businesses that are seemingly always in demand. It is important for everyone to feel their best, and this starts with looking your best. Cutting and grooming care, applying manicures and pedicures, doing eyebrows and makeup, and so many other cosmetic services make people look their absolute best every single day. If you are a cosmetologist or some other service provider, it's important that you get your business started in a sustainable and scalable way. [Read More]