The XEX Blog

Beard Maintenance

5 Ways to Care & Maintain Your Beard

September 8, 2021

The pride of a man’s face: his beard. One of the trendiest additions to men’s fashion has been the full beard in the last few years. While not everyone will enjoy this trend, the men that do take pride in their beards and become a staple of their look. We know how important it is… Read More

COVID-19 Safety at XEX

August 17, 2021

We are ready to serve you again in a safe manner! Below is some basic information to ensure that everyone has a safe and enjoyable experience at XEX. We’ve also provided some photos at the bottom of this page to give you an idea of what you can expect at your appointment. Give us a… Read More

Hair Color Chicago

How Do You Choose the Right Hair Color?

August 6, 2021

Ever want to do something with your hair but don’t know what? With so many options, it can be confusing where to start. Especially if you got creative during quarantine and think you may have tried it all! Switching up the basics and coloring your hair a new color can make you feel like a… Read More

Keratin Treatment

Brazilian Blowout or Keratin Treatment? Key Differences, How to Choose

July 13, 2021

With so many words floating in the hair industry that can represent treatments, styles, cuts, and more, it’s hard to keep straight which treatment does what and how to know what you need.  Some popular treatments to get on your hair these days are the Brazilian Blowout and Keratin treatments. Both do the exact same… Read More

Balayage Hair

Balayage vs. Highlights: What’s the Difference? How to Choose?

June 10, 2021

The biggest question for long hair wearers when making a salon appointment – what should I do this time? It can be hard for those not immersed in the beauty industry to choose between one hair coloring method and another. In the last few years, balayage has taken over the scene as the newest and… Read More