Everything listed under: Do or Don't?

  • Am I too old for long hair?

    It is remarkable how many times I've been asked by my female clients, "Am I too old for long hair?"  or "At what age do I go to a short cut?"  Well the answer is there is no defining age when a woman should cut off her hair and your age should not define your hair length.  What I tell my clients is that they should feel comfortable with the length of their hair; that their hair style should flatter them and enhance their natural beauty; and that at any length they need to be able ...

  • Pregnant with Roots! Help!

    I'm Pregnant and I Have Roots! What Can I Do? Congratulations on your upcoming bundle of joy!

  • May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month!

    We've said good-bye to winter and spring, and now summer is finally here!  May is skin cancer awareness month and now is the time to get tested for skin cancer!   There are many resources that offer free skin cancer screenings this month.

  • I'm Engaged - What NOW?! A Salon FAQ for Brides

    As Maximum FX's wedding planner I have a lot of brides ask me a lot of questions!  Here are a few of the most common questions brides have about their wedding hair, skin, and makeup. When should I call to make my appointment?

  • WANTED: Curling Iron...but which one???

    Its a little known fact that curling irons have been around for over 100 years; we can thank a Frenchman, Marcel Grateu, who in 1875 developed the technique of using irons for waving and curling the hair.  Modern day curling irons have evolved into countless variations of wands, irons, straighteners, crimpers, and wavers, so which one should you use? While on the hunt for your ideal curling iron its important to decide what kind of curl you ultimately want to wear, this will help you d...

  • How often do I really NEED to come into the salon?

    By:  Melinda Perez & Jessica Morris Sticking to a schedule for your hair maintenance can be confusing... every person is different! We've put together a guideline for haircuts and haircolor that should help unravel the mystery.

  • To Bang......Or Not To Bang? The secrets to having beautiful fringe.

      Candy Guerra - Cutting Specialist, Circle C Ranch As a stylist one of the most commonly asked questions I receive is, "Should I get bangs?"  You would think there was an easy answer, but that is simply not the case.  There are several things to consider when deciding to bang. The three most important in my opinion are: Maintenance – bangs are high maintenance Life style – how will bangs effect everyday activities Face shape – what bang style will be most flattering Bangs a...

  • Should I wash my hair before I come to the salon?

    I'm not trying to gross you out, but I have to admit: I love dirty hair. Ok, there is a limit to how many days you can go without shampooing, but you should NEVER* shampoo your hair before you come to the salon. Going to get your color done?

  • Is it okay to bring pictures with me to the salon?

    By: Erinn Cain, Color Specialist, South Congress location Wanting a change but you don’t know where to start? Coming prepared to your appointment when wanting a change always helps. Before visiting the salon, browse web and/or magazines and select pictures that you like and don’t like.

  • 3 Questions You Shouldn't Be Afraid To Ask Your Colorist

    By Erica Colon, Director Of Color Education 1. How much maintenance does this color require? If you can not commit to coming into the salon every four to six weeks, explain this to your colorist.

  • Do or Don't: Wear boots in summer?

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  • Do or Don't: Rock the "statement nail" manicure?

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  • Do or Don't: Rock a side bun?

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