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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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How to be Frizz-Free on the Steamiest Summer Days

Posted by Mickey B.

Summer is full-blown and the humidity is spiking to new levels. If you hair is frizzing – from flyaway wisps to a fully involved mop – there are ways for you to tame that frizz. A combination of salon treatments and home care will keep your hair healthy looking and manageable for the season.

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How To Tame Your Frizzy Hair in the Summer Heat

Posted by Mickey B.

Summer is full-blown and the humidity is spiking to new levels. If you hair is frizzing – from flyaway wisps to a fully involved mop – there are ways for you to tame that frizz. A combination of salon treatments and home care will keep your hair healthy looking and manageable for the season.

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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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Why Should Your Hairstyle Get Along With Your Glasses?

Posted by Mickey B.

If you’re an eyeglass wearer, you’ll know that it’s not always easy to get the right match between frame and hairstyle for your face shape. Haircuts and eyeglasses need to get along. Here are some tips to help you get a great look that works with or without your eyeglasses.

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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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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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Hair Colors That Will Rock Your Holiday Season!

Posted by Mickey B.

If you’ve been paying attention to any style reports, you have been introduced to “fashion” or “jewel” tones for hair color. Ranging from silvery gray to hot pink to fiery coral – with denim blue in there – these tones are capturing fashion headlines. There’s an explosion of color choices to choose from.

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