Well,Hair Talk with Seela there are no guarantees in life just as there are no guarantees in most hair salons. I think most people go to the salon with their fingers crossed, and if they aren’t happy they just never go back. At least that’s the way I did it before I became a stylist. Here’s some food for though… How many times have you ever started a new job (new client = new job) and gotten everything perfect on the first try? With that being said, as a professional stylist I expect and hope that when you leave my salon you are thrilled and… Read More

Products and Protection

Hair Talk with SeelaI see a lot of clients who don’t like to put any product in their hair. They wash it, condition it and let it air dry, or they blow-dry and style it but believe it is healthier for their hair if they don’t put any product in it. Most of these people are women with medium to long hair.  I’m here to challenge that thought process. First, a question… Do you use moisturizer on Read More

One Size Fits All?

Hair Talk with SeelaAh…How many times has “one size fits all” fit you? My guess is not many. 🙂

Well, that’s the concept behind do-it-yourself (box) hair-dye. The companies that manufacture these products want to make sure that the $8 box of hair-dye you just bought will work for everyone who buys it. To achieve that goal, they use the strongest, harshest ingredients available. Sometimes they add beneficial ingredients to it in an attempt to trick you into believing it’s good for your hair. It’s not.

Have you ever noticed that after “dying” you hair yourself, over time you hair gets lighter and… Read More

Does Shampoo Really Matter?

IHair Talk with Seela see so many clients that spend a lot of time and money on their hair. They are careful to get just the right haircut, the right hair color, and they use all the best styling tools. However, they still complain that their hair color fades too fast, their hair won’t cooperate, or their hair just looks or feels bad.

These women often comment that their hair is softer and… more manageable after they come to the salon, but they don’t understand why.

Well, Often times the answer is as simple, (and as complicated),… Read More

Should I Bring a Picture?

Hair Talk with SeelaA picture is worth a thousand words.

A lot of my clients will come in with a specific haircut, hair style or hair color in mind. They will try really hard to explain it to me, but often don’t bring any visual aid. I LOVE pictures! Here are some pointers on how… Read More

Should I Wash my Hair?

Hair Talk with SeelaClients often feel confused over whether or not to wash their hair before they come in for a service. As a professional stylist, I can tell you that I much prefer that you… Read More

What is Diversion?

Hair Talk with SeelaWhat is Diversion?

If you don’t know the answer to this question, your not alone.
Nine out of ten consumers don’t know what diversion is. But
you have probably witnessed it. Diversion is when… Read More