Susannah

Posted by on Jan 20, 2014 in Transformations | 0 comments

Susannah before Susannah before Susannah came in half-way thru a grow-out, unsure of whether to stick it out or chop it all off again. During During After weighing the pros and cons, we decided to shoot for a fun, sleek crop to take off the last of her blonde. After After A rich copper overlay intensifies hues. Styled with: Rene Furterer Vegetal sculpting gel & finishing...

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Lauren

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Lauren was tired of the upkeep her straightened, lightened hairstyle required. She wanted low-maintenance long hair — a look that featured her length, and focused on botanics to keep her naturally-silky locks looking & feeling their best. Daniel enriched her natural color with a golden-auburn overlay, which also added tons of shine. He added subtle layers for contour and movement. Her hair is cut to fall into place with a toss of her...

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Color streaking

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When this young lady came to us asking for a splash of blue (her favorite color), how could we refuse? As hairdressers and home dyers know, true blue is a notoriously difficult hair color to create (and maintain). Uneven pigmentation and unwanted greenish tints are common concerns — both best remedied by making sure hair is in perfect condition to start with before attempting blue hair color streaks (or any bold colors, for that matter)....

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Nicole

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While Nicole’s natural tousle of curly brown waves was gorgeous, she didn’t feel particularly connected to her style. She wanted a look that better expressed her fun, edgy personality. Daniel cut bold, bright bangs across her brow, highlighting her eyes. He deepened her color, and framed her face with dramatic swaths of oxblood/burgundy. Then he softened everything gently with a brunette overlay, filtered further with Natural...

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Celia

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Celia wanted more “oomph” in her blondish locks, something to warm up her complexion in the middle of a particularly frigid January in Philly. Of course, we went with red — but not just any red. Daniel chose a coppery-cinnamon overlay that deepened her overall color, especially the highlights she’d been growing out for months (this variation is particularly apparent in the ends of her hair in the After photo). He then...

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Fabulous color

Posted by on Jan 14, 2014 in Transformations | 0 comments

QUESTION:  What do you do when you want to freshen your look but aren’t up for a big change? ANSWER:  Unleash Daniel’s bag of tricks! With an artist’s eye for color, he creates subtle movement and interest with highlights, overlay and a five-minute process called “Natural Glisten” that is key for “naturalizing” even the most dramatic color effects. You’ll still look like you — but more...

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