Tips to Keep Hair Healthy in Summer

How you treat your hair this summer determines how your hair will look for the rest of the year, so take care of it! Summer fun can take its toll on hair but if you follow these tips your hair will survive the summer.  SPF and Hair.  SPF is not an ingredient, it's an acronym for "sun protection factor". Skin is a living tissue and ... More

Hairstyles That Make You look Slimmer

Everyone knows the right hairstyle can make or break your look. Here are some things to remember when choosing a style to help make you look and feel slimmer or great for round and square face shapes. Slim Style 101 All haircuts and styles are about about balance and proportion. Try to stay away from extreme lengths. A cut that ... More

Three Tips for Caring for Hair Extensions

Hi everyone. It's Gemy with Studio 39 and I want to give three tips on how to care for your hair extensions. We always get tons of questions after clients have their installs about maintenance at home even after we think we cover every single aspect of styling brushing at home product use, We still get a lot of questions throughout the ... More

How to Avoid Traction Alopecia Hair Loss

Alopecia is a medical term used to describe of hair loss. There’s alopecia areata where hair falls out in a circle shape, and alopecia universalis, where all the hair falls out, your eyelashes, eyebrows and all. Both forms can be caused by an auto immune disorder and can be very traumatic for both women and men. Stress, loss, major life ... More

Get Real Hair Extensions

Years ago when I first became certified for hair extensions, the world of salon hair extensions was very different than now. At that time there were only a few salons in Kansas City offering this service. Now it seems as though every salon offers some sort of hair extensions. It has been quite a while since I’ve addressed hair extensions ... More

How to Control Static Electricity in your Hair

The weather is getting colder which means sweater weather. If you have longer hair winter can also signal the beginning of a long season of dealing with static electricity in your hair. You know the look, the uncontrolled craziness of your hair. The more you brush it the worse it gets.  The shorter “baby hair” sticking up here and there. ... More