Purple Hues

Before and after. My client comes in every six weeks and we usually do a highlight with pieces of pink, but this time she was ready for a huge change! For this color I mixed Joico Color Intensity magenta, sapphire blue, lavender and Pravana pastel pink. I did a heavy …

Cool Ice Blonde

I’ve been coloring and cutting Luisa’s hair for over two years.  Here is her formula… Roots: Lanza Blonding Cream + 30vol Tone: Roots with 10/01 + 10/89 + Wella Colortouch Ends: 10/89 + Wella Colortouch Styling: Kevin Murphy Hair.Resort.Spray and Ant.Gravity

The Education Behind Curly Hair

             Why straighten those curls? I have a wide range of clients. I do men’s cuts, long hair, asymmetrical hairstyles, curly hairstyles and more. Sometimes people with curly hair are a little timid when they meet a hairstylist for the very first time. And when …

Purple Hues

                          I’ve been leasing for about a year and a half and within that time I have created a pretty cool portfolio of all my creative colors.  This client found me online and checked out my facebook page. …

From Pink to Natural Ombre!

So this is the second time that I have done my client’s hair.  She had found me on yelp and also checked out my Instagram and Facebook pages.  When she first came in her hair was pretty dark.  She had been touching her hair up with a box color at …

From Natural to Purple Ombre

  So this was Sara’s first time doing a fashion color.  When she came in to show me pictures she originally wanted a blonde ombre.  Because of her ethnicity and coarseness of her hair I told her I wouldn’t be able to achieve the color that she desired.  She was …

From Lavender to Pastel Blue

  At Ward Stroud Salon we get quite a few clients who really love having creative cuts and colors.  Kelsey has been growing her hair out for about a year and a half.  When I colored her hair last summer we did a beautiful lavender color, as you can see …

Carmel Bayalage

This lovely lady came in yesterday. Formula: Roots to Midshaft 6.0+5.0+Eclectic, pull thru Blonder+1.9% to Blonder+10vol. I then went over again with Blonder+20vol. Total sexy fox!  And what’s great about this color is she can let it grow out for awhile until she ready to go lighter. To make an …

Splash of Purple

I have so much fun coloring and cutting Deborah’s hair! When I started leasing at Ward Stroud Salon she was one of my very first clients. An artist herself, I love talking about what creative projects we have going on and how we always aspire to do more and just …