Meaning of Balayage and Ombré…

ba·lay·age balāˈyäZH/ “a technique for highlighting the hair in which the dye is painted on in such a way as to create a graduated, natural-looking effect.” ombré ˈäm-ˌbrā/ “having colors or tones that shade into each other, used especially of fabrics in which the color is graduated from light to dark…”  

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Color Techniques Explained

Color Techniques Trends come and go, but it looks like gradient hair is here to stay. Over the past few seasons, we’ve transitioned from foil highlights and solid all-over colour to softer and more natural looking dye jobs. These days, the look is sun-kissed, grown out and slightly unkempt. The slow-fade styles add…

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Long BOB “The LOB” has been here for awhile but it takes shape here at casual chic salon of palo alto.

Keeping Up With the Summer Hairstyles   With the changing of seasons, comes the changing of styles. Summer gives women and men the opportunity to be adventurous and causal with their hair, while still looking professional in a business atmosphere. Keeping up on the latest trends can be challenging, however there are a…

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