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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

What is Olaplex & Why it’s Needed to Protect & Repair Hair with some Treatments

May 6, 2021

Chances are, if you’ve ever had your hair professionally colored or highlighted, you’ve heard of Olaplex. With all these treatments on the market that claim to repair your hair to its original state, colored or not, who knows what brands and types of treatments you can trust.  But Olaplex is one of a kind. Made… Read More

DIY Hair Treatment

How to Make Your Own DIY Hair Treatment to Prevent Dryness

April 8, 2021

Every year, people with long hair all have the same problem; no matter how much you moisturize, your hair will get dry if you live in a cold and dry winter environment.  Having healthy, moisturized hair is a coveted quality, with many people having a hard to preventing snags, hair loss, split ends, dandruff, and… Read More