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What Can I Do About My Damaged Hair?

Posted by Mickey B.

  “Is my hair damaged?” is a common question for stylists. Leaving behind the cold months with heaters and dry air, it’s time for a fresh look at our hair. Add in constant blow drying, curling or flat ironing, and even hot showers, your tresses could use some love when Spring arrives.

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Spring is the Time to Give Your Hair Some Love

Posted by Mickey B.

Spring is just around the corner! As I anticipate the long-awaited seasonal changes – fresh new colors and smells, warmer days and nights – I think about hair. It can be a busy time for hair stylists. After a cold winter and constant blow drying, curling or flat ironing, your hair can look dry and faded. Now […]

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Hat Hair? How to Avoid the Shriek of Static

Posted by Mickey B.

Old man winter is finally here, and that means hat hair season. If you’re like me with fine, straight hair you know hats can be hard to wear. The minute a hat hits my head, my hair goes flat and there is no recovery. But, if you are frustrated by hat hair, don’t despair. There are ways to counter the effects of winter on your hair. Here are a few tips:

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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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You Can Get That “Just Right” Look With Styling Products

Posted by Mickey B.

When clients come for a consultation, they often bring a picture of the hairstyle they want. I don’t believe you can find the perfect look in just one photo. So, I encourage clients to bring several images that show one or two things they are looking for. Then we can customize just the right look.

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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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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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How to Fix Damaged Hair for a Fresh Spring Start

Posted by Mickey B.

“Is my hair damaged?” is a common question for stylists at Michael Anthony Salon this time of year. Following the cold months of heaters and dry air, combined with constant blow-drying, curling or flat ironing the hair, and even hot showers, your tresses could use some love when Spring arrives.

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Why Wait for the Damage to Happen?

Posted by Mickey B.

All those days spent enjoying the sun, pool and beach can wreak havoc on your hair. It’s not easy to make damaged hair look healthy. So, why wait till that happens? You can keep your hair looking its best all summer with a bit of prevention.

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