Tag Archives: hairdresser

Friday, July 6, 2012

A Fresh Start

I'm very pleased to announce that I've made a career change! Beginning on July 20, I will be working for Pin Curls salon in West Town. The brand-spanking-new business is the perfect blend of style and luxury. From the second you walk in, you know you are in a unique place. The decor is retro…
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Tuesday, March 6, 2012

ABS 2012

Last weekend, March 3-5, Cosmetologists Chicago Chicago celebrated it's 100th anniversary at America's Beauty Show. This annual show features an enormous trade show floor (see the picture above for one corner of the exhibit floor), educational workshops, and live performances on The Runway. I attended the show on Sunday with my beauty school BFF, the…
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Monday, September 26, 2011

Pretty In Pink

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and I have found a fun way to show your support -- pink hair feather extensions! Hair Flairs has created the special edition pink feathers and is offering them to salons at a discounted price. Salons owners can choose to donate the proceeds to a local breast cancer charity…
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Thursday, July 21, 2011

Let’s Get Geeky

One of my favorite parts of being a cosmetologist is learning all the science behind it all. How is hair constructed, what is it made of, why and how do certain techniques or products work? In short, I'm kind of a nerd. Really understanding what is happening from an anatomical or chemical viewpoint really helps…
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