Covid 19 Policies

Covid Policies Hello everyone, this is Gemy the owner of Studio 39 Salon and we are excited to announce we are re-opening! We will open Downtown May 16th and Lakewood May 19th. Here are things we will do at both salons to re-open as safely as possible.  Good Phone... More

The Deva Scandal

My History With Deva I have to address the Deva scandal because shampoo and curls is a topic that needs attention. This is unlike anything I’ve seen from a professional hair brand ignoring hair loss and damage. I’ve always had mixed emotions about DevaCurl. I... More

Stop Using Cream Cleansers & Start Using Shampoo

 Shampoo your hair!   This post is about why you need to shampoo your hair again. The last post was about the Deva Curl Scandal and how it evolved. All people need to read this because the dirty hair movement is DEAD. It’s killing our hair, literally. These were... More
Salon Assistant or Apprentice

Salon Assistant or Apprentice

Salon Assistant or Apprentice What’s the difference? We’re Hiring a Salon Assistant or Apprentice We have a full time position available for a salon assistant or apprentice at our Downtown Kansas City salon. This position is for a recent cosmetology... More
Annual Gift Card Sale

Annual Gift Card Sale

From Now Until February 8th!It’s back! Our annual gift card sale happens only once a year and we have extended this special savings until February by popular request! There are some restrictions but it’s a GOOD deal for a limited time.Credit for discounted... More

The Man Perm Returns

We’ve had many requests from men for perms! Pro athletes are sporting longer styles. Patrick Mahomes was blessed with natural skill and curls so no wonder young men want his signature look.😍 This picture was taken last year at Walk the Walk, teammate (and fellow... More

The Kansas City Star | Gemy

Read The KC Star Article The Story Behind The StoryWhen I first started as a salon assistant, I went to work every day hating my job. The high end customer service world was very different than I expected.  In the winter when I’d make a fist, the skin on the... More
The Shocking Truth About Midwest Skin

The Shocking Truth About Midwest Skin

Courtesy disclaimer: If you gross out easily, this is a post about clinical skincare facts with images as examples.    It’s far more than “just a facial.” Skin and Bacteria The average American spends more on professional teeth cleaning than... More
Hair Banding

Hair Banding

With box hair color we often see a situation we refer to as “banding”. Especially on darker hair when the box color user is using a lighter shade than their natural color. Look closely at the chart and photos in this section.     Banding is most... More
Lumiere Services

Lumiere Services

Lumiere is French for “Light”. We are excited to launch a new menu with affordable price options. These classic salon services are an alternative to some of our higher priced services. These are “lighter” versions of services offered by our more advanced... More