Category Archives: Hair fashion blog

Hair industry fashion blog for Women and Men. Hair cuts, hair styles, hair colours, microblading, hair painting, eyelash extensions and more. The latest from the experts at Element Hair Salon.

Hair styles and trends for the summer?

Featured July, 2010 This season, hair is about being playful and rebellious so if you have long hair try a side-braid, leave your fringe out. The messier the better! Also hot for this summer is the extreme opposite, the classic ballerina bun. Longer looks feature full waves with lots of long layers. As for short […]

Tips for a healthy scalp

Those of us that let our hair dry naturally might never have a brush touch our scalp. Especially those with naturally curly hair!  This can lead to scalp flakes. Before shampooing lightly brush your scalp using natural boar bristles to remove product build-up and scalp flakes, as well as stimulate the scalp and promote blood […]

Should I do anything special to my hair with summer approaching?

Many clients have colour or highlight services that need protection from the negative effects of the hot summer sun.  Color can quickly fade and highlights easily become dry with sun exposure. UVA and UVB rays can damage the hair from the cuticle to the inner structure of the hair. You can protect your hair with […]

What hair style would be best for me?

Featured April 28, 2010 A good hair cut promotes your best features while concealing your downfalls. It’s all about balancing your proportions. A hair cut is like a sculpture. For many years science has searched for perfect beauty in the form of a math equation! The Golden Ratio, (1.618:1), originates as far back as the […]

I need some help with my fine, limp hair?

Featured March, 2010 Fine hair texture is very small in diameter, and tends to be weightless and flyaway. Frequently, fine limp hair is quite straight and won’t hold it’s style easily. Fine hair generally takes chemical processes easily, but care must be taken in using perms, relaxers and other treatments. Due to the fine texture, […]