Thick or Thin Hair

Thick or thin hair guide. We have heard thick haired gals say, “my hair feels thin lately.” It may feel thinner to them, but not to stylists who touch several types of hair all day. In this post I explain what makes hair thick or thin and how to test your  hair... More

Associate Stylists

Associate Stylist Available Services Classic Haircut and Color A haircut and color never go out of style and that’s why we help develop basic salon skills in our salon associate program. Ensuring a stylist has continued growth is important for a stylist to... More

Haircuts With Options

Haircut Options ✂️ To us, hair is hair and our haircuts are inclusive to all hair and all humans, so we have changed some familiar names of haircuts from the classic salon vernacular “men’s or women’s” cuts. We have always categorized haircuts... More

Melanin’s Intelligent Design

 The Universe is the Supreme Architect ~  Mother Nature is the Master Artist~  🌍 Intelligent Design 🌌  In other posts I’ve discussed our culture and how melanin affects hair color. This explains what melanin is and why it connects us to each other and our planet. Like... More

Hair color and culture, a conversation.

Hair Color and Culture A Conversation. Natural Hair Color I always tell staff there’s no reason to skirt the topic of cultural background when explaining color. Knowing biological limitations is how we accurately formulate, so I wanted to share this info with readers... More

Dimensional Contrast, a 2021 Hair Color Trend

Watch a dimensional blonde transformation! ▫Glow Me▫  Dimensional Color Trends ~ Dimensional color trends are back! I’ve been watching this hair color trend develop. The natural lived in color look has been popular for awhile but it  has peaked and is starting... More

The Deva Scandal

My History With Deva March 2020 I have to address the Deva scandal because shampoo and curls is a topic that needs serious attention. There is scandal brewing unlike anything I’ve seen from a professional hair brand. Largely due to overselling their “philosophy” to... More

Stop Using Cream Cleansers & Start Using Shampoo

Shampoo Your Hair! November 2021 The dirty hair movement is over because it’s killing our hair, or our hair follicles anyways. This post is about why you need to shampoo your hair again. The previous post was about the Deva Curl Scandal and how it evolved. Both were... More

The Man Perm Returns

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

The Kansas City Star | Gemy

Kansas City Star Story Behind The Story Long before I ever imagined being interviewed by the Kansas City Star, I was a salon assistant who drove to work every day hating my job. The high end customer service world was far less glamourous than what I expected. In the... More