Archive of ‘Inspiration’ category

Why Can’t I Use Box Color?

Because we said so. All of these points are just as important as the next.. So these are listed in no order of importance. 1. “One Size Fits All” Box color is designed so that it can alter a wide variety of hair types and shades, with no guaranteed result. Hairstylists using professional color may […] Read more…

Mermaids

This season, fashion & beauty have been inspired by Mermaids and the Lou Dolls are loving it for summertime. Cool colors such as, aquamarine, royal blue, kelly green, lavender and bright purples have been the colors to go for this summer. Below you’ll see photos of how the Lou Dolls are inspired by Mermaids in their fashion, […] Read more…

Balayage + Ombre

In the beginning there was ombre, then we got a little more fancy with balayage… and the Lou Dolls are keeping this hair trend around for a while. Reasons why we love painted “roots”… {Note: We said “painted roots” because we don’t want clients walking around letting their highlights grow out 3 inches and thinking […] Read more…

La Lou Does Braids & Balayage

Nestled in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale is the home salon of Jay Wesley Olson and Jenny Strebe, the founders of “Braids and Balayage” Lou Dolls, Lindsey and Tara were recently in attendance to the Braids and Balayage Part 2 class. Jay Wesley teaches the balayage portion of the hands-on class, then Jenny, better […] Read more…

Education by: Oribe

“Beautiful, glamorous hair – Oribe Hair Care Signature.” “From classic styles, runway and haute couture looks and celebrity trends; sleek looks and flowing curls, Oribe educators bring to life the lost art of hairdressing. These time-crafted techniques help shape the most noticeable styles of today.” Lou Doll, Lindsey {La Lou Salon’s #girlboss} attended a styling class by […] Read more…

Hand Painted

As hairstylists, you can never have too much education. Taking classes on new coloring techniques, haircuts, extensions, etc.  is crucial in the hair world to stay on top of trends and to also be a part of creating new ones. La Lou Salon recently hosted a hair painting class on a new way of applying […] Read more…

New From Oribe

The Lou Dolls have some new obsessions thanks to Oribe. As spring and summer approach clients are turning there locks lighter. To maintain the perfect blonde all throughout summer Oribe has created their violet shampoo and conditioner that will eliminate unwanted yellow or “brassy” tones. Oribe Bright Blonde: This deeply nourishing violet shampoo and conditioner […] Read more…

Style While Growing

Have you ever had a not-so-perfect haircut & now you’re anxiously waiting for it to grow out? The Lou Dolls wanted to share a few quick & easy styles to help on your journey to longer hair. 1. If you are unhappy with your overall length and style, a top knot is the way to […] Read more…

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