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Don’t Fear The Pixie

“I love your hair! I wish I could wear it, but I could NEVER pull that off!” As a stylist and proud pixie cut wearer, I hear this said to me at least once a day. Closely followed by, “My face is too round for short hair” and “I would look so much bigger!” What… Read more »

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How We Do Diversity at Atelier

A garden full of many types of flowers is a wonder to behold.  The diversity of petal shape, flower color and varying heights makes it a work of art. A soup needs the complexity of multiple spices, an array of vegetables, and unique ingredients to create the most delicious flavor. And the best symphonies are… Read more »

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15 REASONS YOU NEED TO TRY CHERRY ALMOND

[Reposted from the Living Aveda Blog, JULY 13, 2018] slightly changed for Atelier. There’s no doubt about it — Cherry Almond Softening Shampoo and Conditioner is something special. AVEDA’s latest release, which features a deliciously addictive fruity-floral aroma, has deep roots in Aveda’s history but has been updated for 2018, so obviously we’re kind of obsessed. If… Read more »

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6 ways to get that fresh “Back to School” feeling (even if you are past your school years)

[Reprinted from the Living Aveda blog] AUGUST 23, 2018, modified for Atelier FALL IS A TIME OF REINVENTION – EVEN IF YOU’RE LONG PAST THE DAYS OF BACKPACKS AND BINDERS There’s a certain magic to that “back-to-school” feeling that hits in late August. The days start to feel a little cooler and you may find… Read more »

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Finding Your Perfect Hairstylist Online Is Now A Reality At Atelier Salons

  Atelier Salons are the first CA-based hair salons to offer Meet Your Stylist, a site that matches patrons & stylists based on preferences and personalities – See more at: https://www.media.onlineprnews.com/news/1106307-1525279273-finding-your-perfect-hair-stylist-online-is-now-a-reality-thanks-to-atelier-salons.html Online PR News – 02-May-2018 San Jose – Anyone serious about finding a romantic partner these days, especially here in the heart of Silicon… Read more »

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The secret to great hair color (reposted from Aveda)

AVEDA’S NEW HAIR COLOR SHINE TREATMENTS ALLOW YOU TO GET EVERYTHING FROM HIGH SHINE TO FULL-ON UNICORN HAIR Our most versatile deposit-only color to date, Hair Color Shine Treatments, is quickly becoming a favorite among our colorists and guests. Want to try it? Ask for one at your next appointment — it’s only available at Aveda… Read more »

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It never gets old…yet.

People ask me, “How do you stay in the same job for over 30 years?  Don’t you get tired of it?” My answer is always the same, “Absolutely not!”  Every haircut, every haircolor, is different.  Even after all the years I’ve been a hairdresser, when I’m working with one of my longest client relationships—a client… Read more »

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Why I love hair product.

In 1980, while I was in Beauty College, I went to my first hair show. It was in San Francisco, at a small theatre, and when the doors opened, it was like entering a magic kingdom. Vendors stood behind tables covered with gleaming shears, rows of toothy combs, and stacks of bristly brushes that I… Read more »

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AVEDA Texture Tonic is here!!

          AVEDA Texture Tonic The most highly anticipated new product launch in years, and it’s finally here! Now, wavy beach hair can be achieved using the power of plants and botanicals…with a little salt and sugar in the mix. Sugar?  The beauty product world has had salt sprays for years, but Aveda… Read more »

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