hairstyles for summer

The Brigitte Bardot Bouffant

It’s so classically sex kitten. The Brigitte Bardot bouffant hairstyle – half up, half out and as sexy or as sleek as you want to make it! It is one that sits perfectly with the year’s fashions. This is a modern, understated take that will suit day or night. How do you transform into the classic…

Protect Your Pedicure

With summer vacations planned, spending more time with the kids and less time for yourself, this may mean having to stretch those pedicures a bit. Here are a few pointers that will help you protect your pedicure and make it last a little longer: Carry Cuticle Oil It not only protects against unsightly rough skin…

How to Find a New Hairstylist

We’ve all been there. Whether you’re new in town or just looking for a fresh new look, finding a new hair stylist can be pretty scary! Thankfully, with the internet and social media at our fingertips, you can navigate through the endless array of options a bit easier. Let us help you take the guesswork…

5 minute hairstyles

Piled up and Pinned Hairstyle

If there’s a middle ground between being stylishly done and carelessly undone, this 2012 women’s hairstyle occupies it! This heat- and damage-proof look will bring out your romantic side and aim to offer your strands a more comfortable and safe alternative to look stunning. The loose structure as well as classy angles all contribute to…

Bouncy Blow-out Technique

The bouncy blow-out technique gives long hair a groomed, elegant, yet relaxed finish. Inspired in part by the 70’s fashion revival, it still works across most of 2012′s looks! How do you get the bounce? 1.  Preheat your iron after selecting the appropriate diameter. Remember the larger the barrel the larger your curls will come…

Fringe Cuts for Every Face

Fringe Cuts for Every Face Fringe cuts have been seen on many of the runway’s top models. Fringe can add elegance or make a bold statement. Look for variations in fringe cuts to bring out your personality and facial structure with soft and wispy fringes, casual choppy edges and strong bold lines. You’ll find fringe…

Choosing Hair Color Based on Your Skin Tone

Choosing Hair Color Based on your Skin Tone Your skin tone is one of the most important features the J. Joseph Salon team considers to determine what hair color will look best on you. Melanin, a natural substance which gives your skin, hair, and eyes their color dictates what shade of hair color is most…

Find the Perfect Hairstyle

Find the Perfect Hairstyle It may sound a bit vain, but we ladies do spend quite a bit of time obsessing over our hair. So how do you find the perfect hairstyle?  What color should it be and what length? Should I have layers? Bangs? A mohawk? So many options! Luckily, there are a few…