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Oh WOW Colour Correction. PINK HAIR

Jason Outten - Monday, March 02, 2020
Oh WOW  Colour Correction. PINK HAIR

....and only 5 hours

This colour always generates a lot of interest. Its fun, its bright and looks AMAZING ... want to know how to achieve ? Keep reading. Right to the end



So then the enquirIes roll in “how much”
So here’s an honest response “how are we meant to know how much “ ?

We cannot see your hair
We do not know its history
We do not know its condition
We do not know what has been on it
We don’t even know how thick or long it is


But do you know that if we said that over the phone we would get a response something like “oh its past my shoulders, only had brown in it and not very thick.
So how much” ?

That’s basically describing a large % of most peoples hair yet they would all require different approaches once we had physically seen the hair.

Would you like to know that this client has been coming to us for two years. Changes her colour at every appointment.
Does not know if we will be able to do at one appointment or if it needs more and understands that we cannot give an exact price as
it all depends on how long it will take. Which we don’t know until its finished.

These results always work best with realistic clients

This time took 5 hours. Some 4, some 6. Once we had to make a choice, change to something else or come in another time as already
5 hours and it will take a lot more to achieve as only half way.




So this type of look/fashion colour requires a physical in salon consultation. You’ll be given an idea of what is required and realistic expectations.
Often we will base an appointment on a guesstimated appointment time frame

This is because of the unknown factor of how well your hair lightens, and unless you’re already Platinium blonde it has to be lightened.
Virgin hair lightening is easier than if coloured but still takes a while

The biggest thing we hear a lot of is “my hair lightens easy so shouldn’t take long”
Lightening “easy” and lightening to level for a fashion colour like this are two different things.

Best advice

Organise a consultation. Get a clearer picture of what maybe required for YOUR hair and you’ll be a lot better informed.
Because we haven’t even touched on maintenance yet

Color WOW Dream Coat

Jason Outten - Monday, February 24, 2020
Color WOW Dream Coat



Think we kind of nailed the finish here.... or maybe the whole colour and cut too

Yes we used Kaaral colour all the way from Italy with that coconut infused moisture.. and Olaplex
Then we used ExhairCare No Knots to detangle and treat followed by straightening cream + Diamond Drops™️

.....Finally we added the new Color WOW Dream coat....and OMG ... But this stuff walks off the shelf ....But it’s back in stock this week
We suggest you pre order. Just in case We feel its that popular it will be a while before supplier can keep up with demand



....and sorry to disappoint some but there is no filters used. Ever. We can literally see why they called it WOW

Please note the spelling of the word "colour" is shown as "color" as that is the actual name and an American product

Blondes everyone does them

Jason Outten - Monday, February 24, 2020
Blondes

Everyone does them. Every salons a specialist at them ......
in a world of specialist blonde salons it’s getting a bit confusing on where to go

The basics will never change.
The techniques and approaches are the difference in order to accommodate the current trends and looks.

Unfortunately some hairdressers range of technique is based on what is present at the time they started
hairdressing and anything else is discarded. That becomes limiting and why some hairdressers work
looks all the same or is all around one style... the style they are a “specialist” in

The problem is our clients are not all the same and the wider the stylists tool box of knowledge and skill is.
The more versatile and adaptable we can be to accommodate our clients requirements



Here we have a healthy, clean bright blonde colour. Foils with base colour at roots. Never taken colour through,
never had or required a toner, ever.
Most would say they would need to tone ?
We say if the foils are technically applied correctly using the right product, it is not needed

....and it’s not. So the blonde is cleaner, lasts between visits without altering and stays healthier

But that's experience, that's technique, that's not discarding but absorbing and learning. Everything

These results are time, precision and experience. These results are skill that is forever learning.

Booking foils

Jason Outten - Sunday, February 09, 2020
Booking foils...
STOP....Don’t do it.

Don’t call up and book “foils” if this is what your hair is like.



A number of things may happen
1. You’ll only get one stage of your hair service done and have to come back for another appointment
2. Or due to appointment request not being what is actually required you will be left paying for a booking we cannot do
3. Or (not in our salon) you’ll get some half rushed technique approach to try and achieve a result. Without the stylist actually having the time to achieve it.

Our price list is on public display on line. But it should be taken as a guide. Not a “thats what i need approach” Quiet often it is a a combination of services
needed to achieve desired result.

Tip
Explain your current hair state and then your desired hair state. That is what we will ask if we have never seen you before. This way we know how and what to book out.
Sometimes it may require a consultation in salon prior to being able to book. It definitely will if a colour correction or new Balayage etc.

Here the colour process was in two stages plus the haircut. A straight half head foils (most common request) would NOT achieve this.

Remember we don’t double book. We either have the time or we don’t

Like to see what we can do for YOU ?

Damaged hair

Jason Outten - Monday, January 27, 2020
Damaged hair ....what to do ?


This picture client had a bad chemical straightening done elsewhere. Solution, go darker and blend the broken layers using PCC
This would require several more visits about a month apart. Pics shown are one appt


It depends. We receive a lot of enquiries about fixing someones damaged hair. But first we need to clarify what is being referred to as “damaged”

Read on for more info re types and for solutions follow the link below

Three main types we hear
1. Bad condition due to lack of care and styling without protection
2. Split ends
3. Chemical damage from other hair services


This before and after was a journey to go from left to right. But with PCC all the way. Over a year later hair is back and lots of colour changes along the way
We have every step of this journey over last 18 months on file to view


No 1. is the most common. Using hot tools and hairdryers with no thermal protection. Thinking a $1.99 generic shampoo will do the trick.

No 2. Comes in next. Now you do not see this with people that regularly maintain their hair, and yes cut it. The longer a hair strand goes without cutting the more fragile the hairs fibres ends become. Then they split.
So avoiding that 6 weekly cut to add 6 inches does not actually work. By the time you get that 6 inches you need 8 cut off... splits travel.

No 3. The hair fibre has been pushed too far. The process has caused the disulfide bonds to seperate. Completely and its too far gone. Partially and there is hope.


This before and after same day and damage just because was not looked after in between visits. Here we did full head foils with PCC . Check out the result and condition

But all is NOT lost.
YOUR remedies

Depending in your hair condition and budget we have options. .... for more detailed information on our solutions just follow the link below

Firstly NOTHING will fix split ends. They have to be cut off and if not. You’ll never get rid of them.
But we do have solutions via services like Olaplex + LaBiosthetique PCC which can minimise splits by maintaining a healthier stronger hair strand.

These services will help with the other types of damage though. How long to fix and what ? All depends on what needs fixing.


Pictures show on left a bad perm, not by us. Our solution done at one appointment was a colour with PCC. The colour evens out the hair tones while PCC protects and repairs


Some things to remember.
These fixes are in salon services. NO Olaplex No 3 is not what we use in salon (refer to link for more info)

Most of the above problems can be avoided by using the right products in the first place when styling or colouring your hair. .... utilising services like Olaplex and PCC to enhance the hair is a great preventive to damaged hair

Re services at different price points.
Let us use this example.
Few years back a lady came to us with waist length hair she and a friend bleached at home. It was now a nice yellow tone (even though)
There was breakage all through the hair and some strands were like rubber bands.
She wanted us to now get it to white blonde. But we would ONLY cut the splits off and do a PCC repair service.
We know this would of stopped the breakage in its tracks. But the question was asked re PCC price and they did not want to pay that.
She left.
We know that within a week all that hair would of snapped off from the waist to the shoulder. BUT we also know we could of stopped that.


Picture shown is just bad condition hair. We literally just used a PCC and blow dry



Hair repair

Jason Outten - Monday, January 27, 2020
Hair repair
Olaplex 1+2 Professional and No 3
LaBiosthetique PCC ... Professional


BUT .. what does that all mean


Before and after performed in one appointment. Breakage stopped


Well for the long answer you can check out our blog link below

But lets keep it simple here

Your hair becomes, dry, frizzy (damage induced frizz) and breaks when your disulfide bonds weaken or break. How does that happen ? Again go to blog link for more info re types of damage.

So how does Olaplex come into help ?

Olaplex 1 is either mixed into your colour to work while colour processing. Or can be applied on your hair seperataly if not having a colour. It starts to cause your disulfide bonds to strengthen. Olaplex no 2 is then applied to help lock in that repair process and condition the strands.
You then shampoo and condition afterwards.
Olaplex no 3 ? That is what you take home to help maintain the repair work No 1 + 2 did in the salon. Again it is PRE SHAMPOO + CONDITION


Some things to remember. Olaplex physically repairs hair. When you comment with a “no thanks i have at home” re an offer for Olaplex in salon. NO you don’t. Olaplex 3 is not what we use in salon. For starters ours is a clear brown liquid. No 3 is a white cream.
It is pre shampoo and NO there is nothing that fixes split ends.

La Biosthetique PCC
Now this little wonder ampule is amazing. It starts of doing a similar thing that Olaplex does re disulfide bond repair and is mixed and applied similar way. But it comes in glass ampules. Again it can be in colour or stand alone service.
BUT it causes another process that wraps a protective layer around the repair work so no take home required and up to 5x stronger.


So why both ?
They are different price points.
But where you could have Olaplex every week PCC is not recommended within a month of the last. Its too strong and would be a waste so soon.
On top of all this. Timing and personal choice. The more damage the stronger remedy. Plus some clients have a preference to the feel of the results at varying times of the year or hairs condition.

The pictures.
Most are the before and after using PCC during service. The pink hair has been a journey and this client will never have colour without.
We used PCC in these cases as the extreme. Check them out by following the link below

But remember regardless of hair condition. Utilising these services and products will cause the following

Less colour fade
Greater natural shine
Less breakage
Reduced split ends forming
Overall hair health and vitality

Short hair

Jason Outten - Sunday, January 19, 2020
Short hair




The problem we find people have with THEIR short hair is getting it cut for them. A stylist may know a bob or a lob
or a pixie etc..... But they are looks created from a foundation of techniques.

Now take those techniques and adapt them to YOUR haircut. More techniques, more experience with creative ability
and and eye for style...... and magic happens

A personalised haircut for YOU... YOUR haircut


#Haircut #ShortHair #HairdresserPerth

Hair by Caroline .... colour + cut

Permanent HydroRebond Hair

Jason Outten - Sunday, January 19, 2020
Permanent HydroRebond Hair Straightening.... activated by water

Before After




You can now get the most technically advanced technology in hair straightening applied by the most experienced + best hair straightening salon in the country
Straightening like you’ve never seen before. Results you’ll never get anywhere else

Permanent Straightening is no simple quick process. Every week we see people that have had straightening elsewhere.
Not straight, frizzy and unfortunately usually unfixable. But cheap ..... Too many people focused on price and then getting what they paid for

If YOU are looking for the BEST results and value YOUR hair. Then we’re YOUR only choice

If you are looking for a cheap deal and price is your focus ? We’re probably not your cup of tea, and we’re fine with that. We put too much time and focus in delivering results not to get paid for our work.

This before and after was actually a training session. Still perfect

Please note:
This service can only be booked in person on first visit and we always take a 50% deposit. For pricing follow the link and scroll down. Sorry we do not quote or consult on social media.

Wait times for permanent straightening bookings can commonly be

Weekdays 2 weeks
Late night Wednesday 8 weeks
Saturdays 4 weeks
Keratin smoothing’s available a lot sooner

Training model sessions are currently available over next few months at 1/2 price on available Tuesdays. Nothing until February at present and will finish around May or June

#HairStraightening #StraightHair #HairdresserPerth

Keratin Smoothing

Jason Outten - Sunday, January 19, 2020
To answer a common question re our Keratin Smoothing..... and too show our clients don’t have
to worry about the high humidity today

>The picture on the LEFT is shampooed and naturally dried

>The picture on the RIGHT is also shampooed and naturally dried.

>SAME person. SAME hair



The difference?

The picture on right is after our Keratin smoothing service

Frizz, Curl, Volume .... GONE

So this is what we mean when we say reduces volume, frizz and curl by up to 80% and lasts up to 5 months. With some
(as we have here. Getting even better)

Remember this is not even styled. Which will take minute now

Don’t waste your money on cheap keratin services that are just wasting your money. Focus on the results and longevity like we do

Why do hundreds of clients

Jason Outten - Sunday, January 19, 2020
Why do hundreds of clients spend over $450 with us for their Keratin Smoothing.... when salons are quoting $200-$300 ?



For YOU to experience why you could just book a $200 one then next time have one with us. Once you have had us you won’t go back and spend $200

BUT we are here to help stop you wasting that $200-$300 in the first place

Just because two places are quoting something called the same thing does NOT mean you’re going to get the same thing. If that was the case we would not be the biggest hair smoothing salon in Australia, and the majority of our clients having this service would not be coming back to us for years

Technique. That's your answer. The simple explanation is that keratin smoothing in the hairdressing industry is one of the most poorly executed techniques. Some salons don’t mean too. Some have no idea and others are too $ focused.

We’re about results. We have perfected our technique over 15+ years. Yes we use good products (our product cost more per client application than some salons whole service) But we know a salon could use the same product and NOT get the same result.



Yes its dried into the hair, yes its ironed into the hair. But EXACTLY how, at what pace, at what temp, at what tension, at what angle. That's our trade secret. That’s what delivers our results and why we have clients which say they’d never waste their time or money on cheap $200-$300 keratin services again. The results don’t compare.

So if you have had results last 3-6 weeks like a few of our newer clients said they got elsewhere. If your hair is frizzy again in a month after your $199 Keratin deal. We can save you money over time while delivering better results

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