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How to Avoid “Beach Hair” This Season

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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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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How to Choose the Best Hair Salon For You

Posted by Mickey B.

More and more clients of Michael Anthony Salon tell us that they are being stopped on the street by strangers or getting calls from friends asking where they get their hair done. I take that as a great compliment on behalf of the wonderful styling team here at Michael Anthony Salon. I also see this […]

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Popular Men’s Hairstyles and How They Look

Posted by Mickey B.

I have noticed that come spring, men tend to look for hairstyles that sharpen their look. A trend that seems to renew each year is classic barbering. Although I am not a barber, I do keep up with barbering skills and this spring I have been using them. Men are seeking variations on the classic […]

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Why Is the Taper Fade So Popular With Men?

Posted by Mickey B.

For the uninitiated, with a taper fade haircut, the hair gradually shortens in length from the top of the head to the nape of the neck. The fade lets you combine a short clean cut look with a trendy pompadour.

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Why Ask “Is A Haircut What I Really Want?”

Posted by Mickey B.

Advice from a top hair stylist on how to avoid impulsive hair cuts and how to work with a trusted stylist on deciding what type of haircut will be the best style for you.

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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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Popular 2019 Hairstyles That You Won’t Want To Miss

Posted by Mickey B.

The hairstyles for 2019 are not letting any of us down; hair stylists and customers alike are looking forward to the new fads. From long styles to short, this year’s styles are incredibly trendy. Here are some of the enduring styles I see commanding attention in 2019.

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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 If That Great New Haircut Just Isn’t Right?

Posted by Mickey B.

Sometimes when you get home with a new haircut, you realize it just is not right for you. There is nothing wrong with the cut, but now it doesn’t look like what you had in mind. Here’s what you can do.

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