NEW YORK CITY IS SITTING PRÃŠTE
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Itâ€™s Thursday afternoon, and you and your besties decide that girlâ€™s night out is long overdue.
The issue? Your do.
After a seriously sweat-inducing indoor cycling class, your hair is flat or frizzy, oily or stringy â€“ and none of this will do. Your go-to salon is booked solid â€“ not to mention geographically undesirable at the desired time.
Whatâ€™s a girl to do for this hair emergency?
Fret not, thereâ€™s an app that will get the job done, post haste.
PRÃŠTE (which means “ready” in French) can book you a blow out at a convenient location at an equally convenient time. And itâ€™s now a thing in Austin, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, San F
BRILLIANT BALAYAGE FROM FOX + JANE
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I recently visited Fox + Jane Salon’s East Village Salon for a complimentary hair service of my choice. Since I’m not one to push the envelope too much — I’m usually a less is more sort of girl — I stayed away from neon hues and radical color changes and instead chose balayage, a highlighting technique that Fox + Jane has become known for.
Balayage, a French word meaning to paint, is different than traditional foil highlights in that they’re strategically painted on using a brush for soft, less noticeable regrowth lines, creating as much or as little impact as you desire. Your colorist can place them for less obvious outgrowth and give you an ombre look, do somet
Keratin Contest – Coppola vs. Brazilian Blowout
Salon straightening treatments have been a real game changer for frizz-fighting, with a few short hours in a stylist’s chair shaving cumulative hours off of clients’ daily beauty regimens.Â Concerns over formaldehyde content prompted a Cosmetic Industry Review, which should conclude this fall.Â In the meantime, we wanted to give a run-down of our experiences with Brazilian Blowout and Coppola Keratin Complex, two of the biggest names in the arena.Â We also have some tips for choosing a salon and a stylist when booking a straightening service.