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3 Good Reasons to Have More Than One Stylist on Your Team

Posted by Mickey B.

At Michael Anthony Salon, we value teamwork. As trite as it may sound, teamwork does make the dream work! Consider more than one stylist for your team.

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Who Should I Tip at My Hair Salon?

Posted by Mickey B.

As a salon owner AND stylist, I hear much confusion from customers about proper tipping etiquette. Who should I tip? My stylist? The owner? The person who shampooed my hair? Times have changed and so have salons. Here is my best advice in response: 

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What Are the Best Hairstyles for My Face Shape?

Posted by Mickey B.

What are the best hairstyles for my face shape? “What are the best hairstyles for round faces?”… or “long faces”… or “square faces”? When new clients come into the Michael Anthony Salon for that very first appointment we often hear a lament and a plea having to do with finding the perfect hairstyle for a […]

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Which Hair Salon is the Right Match for You?

Posted by Mickey B.

There’s a right hair salon for everyone. Mickey Bolek, Michael Anthony Salon, voted Best Hair Salon in DC, tells why the culture of a salon is important.

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It’s Important That You and Your Stylist Share a Bond

Posted by Mickey B.

Whenever I color, cut, or style someone’s hair I want the end result to be head-turning. I want perfect strangers saying, “I love your hair! Who is your stylist?” I’m not alone. All top hair stylists know that successful hairstyles require a relationship with you, the customer. Here’s a reposting of what I said about this more than a year ago…

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Haircut or Trim, What is the Difference?

Posted by Mickey B.

We get plenty of calls from people who want to know the difference in price between a haircut and a trim. It is a question I love answering. I take seriously any opportunity to educate my clients. It’s important to help them understand the beauty industry and how its trends come and go over time.

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Collaboration is The Key to Your Successful Hairstyle

Posted by Mickey B.

Collaboration, you see, is the key to a successful hairstyle. When you communicate the right information, a stylist works with you to creates something you can manage at home and that complements your lifestyle.

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Are You a Curly Head? Reach for Fabulous!

Posted by Mickey B.

During any day at the Salon, I have at least one guest in my chair who wants to talk about curls. Some want to make them go away, while others dream of adding bounce and curl to their stubbornly-straight locks. Still others just want help managing them and keeping frizz under control.

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Why Settle For the Bargain? A Good Haircut is Priceless!

Posted by Mickey B.

Maybe it’s because I “do hair.” But I am always mystified by the tendency for those who “wear hair” to look for a bargain haircut. It doesn’t make sense to shop for the best fashion and then cut corners at the hair salon. Why? Unlike those great boots or designer label pants, you wear your haircut every day.

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What Makes a Hair Salon the Right One For You?

Posted by Mickey B.

Mickey Bolek, Michael Anthony Salon DC, advises people looking for a new hair salon. The best choice will match the culture of the salon with your personality.

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