Did you know that Atelier has customer rewards programs? The first one comes to you through Aveda, and it’s called Pure Privilege. You can sign up at either of our Atelier locations: Atelier Studio (Santana Row), or Atelier Salon in Willow Glen. Earn valuable gifts inspired by nature for each reward points tier you reach. Beautiful… Read more »READ MORE
Embracing your natural white hair
Working behind the chair for over 30 years, I have a great perspective, since many of my clients have been sitting in my chair for almost that long. I have watched the entrance of a few white hairs, helped them decide what to do about them, and continue to check the progress of the ‘white… Read more »READ MORE
What makes Atelier different from 90% of the salons in Calfornia?
Did you know that only 10% of the salons in California have stylists that get State Disability Insurance, are covered by Worker’s Compensation insurance or have the opportunity to get employer sponsored health care or retirement? These employees also get half their Social Security deduction paid by their employer. That’s because only 10% of the… Read more »READ MORE
Atelier recently made another visit to Sunnyvale Community Services to provide complimentary haircuts to the community clients of the center. Atelier Founder, Karie Bennett, writes about the experience from her point of view: I had an amazing Friday afternoon this week—I went with a few of our artists to Sunnyvale Community Services to give their… Read more »READ MORE
Save the date for your hair!
Why It’s Best to Pre-book Your Next Hair Appointment So you’ve just had your hair done, you are relaxed, looking great and your stylist is helping you find the recommended products you need for home. What’s next before you head out? Prebook your next appointment! Here’s why: Security. A typical hairstylist services about 80 clients… Read more »READ MORE
Top 4 Reasons To See a Professional Colorist
From the Living Aveda blog Tuesday 15 March, 2016 Hair Nothing compares to a trained eye when it comes to hair color So you’re thinking about a new hair color and switching things up, which is the perfect reason to see a professional colorist over a DIY option at home. Sure, box color may seem… Read more »READ MORE
Cover photo shoot for Gastronomique en Vogue magazine’s holiday issue
Atelier is always so honored to participate in many wonderful creative fashion events, such as the Santana Row Fashion Shows, Beauty Bash, and photo shoots for South Bay Magazine, Gentry, and more. Being asked to be the hair and makeup team for Gastronomique en Vogue magazine’s Holiday 2015 issue was one of those honors. And… Read more »READ MORE
A letter that made our hearts sing!
Thank you to Atelier guest Lynna, who sent this email to our owners. What a beautiful gesture…to take time out of her busy day to write out this wonderful compliment. In a world where anonymous reviews are the norm, we treasure this letter and appreciate it so much. “I recently moved to San Jose and,… Read more »READ MORE
Miraculous Aveda Dry Shampoo–now at Atelier!
Let the clouds part and the heavens rejoice! Aveda has released their first dry shampoo! If you could have heard the stylists’ shout when it was announced you would think they had outlawed drugstore hair color. I’m going to let you in on a little secret: hairstylists wash their hair less than everyone else. Why?… Read more »READ MORE
Hair Myths, Debunked by Anna Johnson, Atelier Salon Artist
In my neck of the woods, I’ve heard it all about hair: New life-changing ingredients, hair hazards, and the perfect DIY fix. And I’ve tried most of it as well. While we are always getting better information about hair, there remain some persistent hair myths that I hear regularly in the salon. Let me debunk… Read more »READ MORE