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Will Red Hair Be Your New Look for the Holidays?

Posted by Mickey B.

Have you ever wondered how you would look as a redhead? Lots of women have. Red hair color is a standout – less than 2% of the population is naturally red – and redheads grab the attention. For some, the holiday season is the perfect time to play with shades of red.

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Did “Do-It-Yourself” Hair Coloring Put You In a State of Panic?

Posted by Mickey B.

The magic of a fresh new hair color is hard to resist. Salon color techniques can give shine to dull locks and erase years of age by covering gray. Unfortunately, too many at-home hair wizards try to go it alone with boxed color kits. Wh

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What Should I Know About Shampoo and Healthy Hair?

Posted by Mickey B.

How often should I wash my hair? This is a question that I hear frequently from my customers at Michael Anthony Salon. They want to maintain the salon style perfection, starting with their shampoo.  I don’t think that there is one answer that works for everyone. What matters is your hair, lifestyle, and personal preferences. […]

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How to Avoid the Dreaded “Beach Hair” Look

Posted by Mickey B.

Summer’s here and it’s time to head to the beach. As a stylist, I think about what happens to your hair when you expose it to the combination of sun and salt water or chlorine. Summer hair care can be a challenge.

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How to Have Fun With Casual Summer Hairstyles

Posted by Mickey B.

More outdoor living – whether in sidewalk bistros or on the beach – can lead to a more casual approach to hair styling. Casual doesn’t mean that you have to give up your style. Relax and have some fun with your summer hair.

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Will a Short Hairstyle Be Your Best New Look?

Posted by Mickey B.

If you are looking for ways to keep your head cool in the heat, a haircut might be just the answer. Do you find yourself in the midst of a hair dilemma and asking yourself, “Should I cut my hair?” or “How should I get my hair cut?”

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Hair Care Tips: Mickey’s Top 5 Secrets for Head-Turning Hair

Posted by Mickey B.

Mickey Bolek has been doing hair for 30 years and in those years has been asked some of the same questions over and over again. Here are 5 of the FAQs. (Originally published in 2012, this post has been updated very little because it’s classic Mickey! Enjoy…and be sure to pay attention to #5!)

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Is Summer the Best Time for a Short Haircut?

Posted by Mickey B.

Summer has descended with heat and humidity and now you’re wondering, “Should I cut my hair?” Are you contemplating a power pixie haircut or other trendy short hair look, but still on the fence about trying a whole new look?

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How to Avoid Beach Hair and Protect Your Tresses in Summer

Posted by Mickey B.

Summer’s here and it’s time to head to the beach. As a stylist, I think about what happens to your hair when you expose it to the combination of sun and salt water or chlorine. Summer hair care can be a challenge.

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Short Hair Styles: How to Get Your Best New Look

Posted by Mickey B.

If you are looking for ways to keep your head cool in the heat, a haircut might be just the answer. Do you find yourself in the midst of a hair dilemma and asking yourself, “Should I cut my hair?” or “How should I get my hair cut?”

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