Viewing: Balayage & Ombre hair color

Steal This Look: Michele’s Shiny Brown Hair Is a Perfect Balance between Haircut and Color

  We are already embracing the 2017 hair trends, but a luminous mane of brown hair infused with hand-painted highlights to complement a beautifully layered haircut is timeless and will make the top five of any hair trends list anytime! “I like to keep my hair long, but not boring.  I color my roots because I’m getting some […] Read More

Hair Trends 2017: What Balayage and Rose Gold Brown Hair Color Have in Common?

Combine balayage with a rose gold gloss and get a sophisticated hue for brunettes and blondes alike! Browse below to see an interpretation of rose gold on medium brown hair color Lance Lappin Creative Team: Hairstyle and Color: Moni Yos and Sandra Vasilescu Photography: Marco Candela Michelus Rose gold tones complement all shades of brown […] Read More

Looking for the Perfect Blonde Shade? Try This Beige Blonde Hair Color to Spruce Up Your Look and Save Your Locks

New Hair Color Trends : Dark blonde hair mixed with pearly babylights for a beige blonde effect  Color & styling: Ivy Lappin Makeup artist: JV Galindo Photography: Marco Candela Michelus   Makeover, before and after pictures Model Before Hair Color Transformation They say blondes have more fun, but many blonde gals have similar complaints: hair often looks flat and […] Read More

A Regular Day In The Life Of Hair Stylists: Behind The Scenes Beauty

See what goes on behind the scenes when our hair stylists are at work: The Colorist’s Vision: A rich, ammonia-free brown shade to add depth without straying too much from the original color.   Topped with hand-painted highlights to add dimension and extra-shine.  Dimensional color makes fine hair appear thicker. The highlights are well placed […] Read More

Contour Hair and Your Best Features with Sun-Kissed Highlights

Hair contouring sculpts features and brightens eyes and skin tone   Balayage expert: Sandra Vasilescu Hair stylist: Crystal Lake Makeup artist: Yves de Leon […] Read More

2015 Hair Color Trends: Hair Painting For Sun Kissed Highlights

Hair painting also known as BALAYAGE, is more than a trend.  Hair painting is a  highlighting technique that is always in style because of its low maintenance and high effect.   “I love my hair, Sandra! Thank you Keira R. for letting us use your beautiful selfie! :) […] Read More

Gorgeous Beachy Highlights For Mousy Hair

It’s surprisingly easy to transform mousy hair into glossy, beautiful hair.  The secret lies in the hair color! Mousy hair is the perfect canvas for blonde highlights, luminous chestnut shades and spicy amber tones.  Ask your colorist what hair color suits you best. The Pictures Showcase What A Great Colorist Can Do: Maybe the closest you’ve been […] Read More

Balayage Hair: How To Decide If Balayage Is For You

“… I adore the balayage highlights and my hair looks so good. I’m beyond happy with it.”   Welcome to the Balayage Information Station.  Here you will learn the difference between Balayage highlights and traditional highlights. You will also discover what Balayage is all about and if it’s the right choice for you and your […] Read More

Fall 2013 Color Trends For Brunettes

  Attention all brunettes, tone on tone hair color is a major trend this fall.  Reinvent your ombré hair color with a rich copper brown shade that will make your complexion glow and your hair look healthy and lustrous.  Red and copper undertones are natural pigments found in brown hair;  these shades will compliment many skin […] Read More

Dream Catchers Hair Extensions And Balayage Highlights In NYC

Wish you had long, thick, gorgeous hair? Why not try the world’s best hair extensions, DREAM CATCHERS? Our beautiful guest, who gracefully allowed us to photograph her and post her photos on our blog, used to have long, blonde hair. A visit to another hair salon turned her hair into a disaster.  She desperately sought […] Read More

Foils Vs. Balayage: How To Pick The Best Hair Coloring Techniques And The Best Colorist

What You Need To Know: plus BALAYAGE HAIR COLOR PICTURES   Balayage: Balayage is a freestyle hair highlighting technique also known as hair painting.    Your colorist chooses specific hair strands and hand-paints their surface strand by strand without using foils. Foils: Traditional highlights are created differently.  Your colorist separates hair sections, weaves through, applies color on […] Read More

Caramel Highlights On Brown Hair: Low Maintenance Balayage For Brunettes

Highlights, when done right, look incredibly natural even on dark brown hair.  What is the secret? BALAYAGE!     Balayage is a free style highlighting technique. Balayage emphasizes layers and creates movement in a graceful way. Best part? Grow it out and it turns into the perfect ombre. The ombre hair trend is still strong. […] Read More