• Why does my hair seem to lack moisture after I blow dry?

    (As published in the “Experts Explain” section of a March 2016 edition of the Lake Stevens Ledger.) During this time of year I have noticed that a lot of my clients suffer with dry hair while styling. I have found that Redken Pillow Proof Express Treatment Primer is an amazing product to help nourish, hydrate and […]

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    March 14, 2016 By admin
  • Why does my hair feel weighed down and dirty after I wash and condition it?

    (As published in the “Ask the Experts” section of the March 4, 2016 edition of the Mill Creek Beacon.) When you are conditioning your hair, the conditioner is just for your ends. It is meant to detangle and moisturize. If you put it on your roots you will get build up and that greasy look that […]

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    March 4, 2016 By admin
  • What is the purpose of a clarifying shampoo?

    (As published in the “Experts Explain” section of a February 2016 edition of the Lake Stevens Ledger.) If you hair is misbehaving, it could be due to product or environmental buildup. Clogged hair follicles cause hair not to grow and it builds up on the hair weakening the strands. This, in turn, causes it not to […]

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    February 17, 2016 By admin
  • What hair color trends are emerging in 2016?

    (As published in the “Ask the Experts” section of the February 5, 2016 edition of the Mill Creek Beacon.) As trends start to emerge in 2016, one of the most popular looks we’re seeing involves the melting of color. By starting with a soft, rooty base and gradually transitioning to lighter ends, we accomplish a look […]

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    February 9, 2016 By admin
  • Do I need to deep condition my hair?

    (As published in the “Experts Explain” section of a January 2016 edition of the Lake Stevens Ledger.) The answer is YES! Deep conditioning is essential whether you color your hair or not! The main benefit to deep conditioners is they add protein and moisture back into your hair that can be lost through blow drying, coloring, […]

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    January 5, 2016 By admin
  • My hair seems to be thinning. Is there anything I can do?

    (As seen in the “What the Pros Know” section of the Lake Stevens Journal – July 2015.) I am not a nutritionist; nor am I a doctor, but with some simple, natural suggestions for my clients, I try to keep them informed on the best ways to keep their hair healthy. Maintain a healthy diet […]

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    July 1, 2015 By admin
  • 2015 Community Summer Festivals

    The festival season is upon us and, once again, we are excited to get out there in the community, make some new friends and rock some summery upstyles! As always, we’ll be offering free consultations for anyone who stops by our booth. Plus, for those who want to get their hair up off their necks […]

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    May 29, 2015 By admin
  • Mother’s Day Makeover Photo Contest 2015

    UPDATED 5/21/15: Scroll down to view the 2015 winners. Originally Published April 3, 2015 Would you love to surprise your mom with a makeover for Mother’s Day? Here is your chance! Simply visit the “Mother’s Day Makeover Contest” tab on the main Elle Marie Hair Studio facebook page. Share your favorite photo of the two […]

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    April 3, 2015 By admin
  • Redken Symposium 2015

    Originally Published January 23, 2015 We just returned from the Redken Symposium – our bi-annual chance to mingle and network with 10,000 other hair stylists and learn from Redken’s best educators. The fun takes place every other year at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas and is always a trip to remember. Over […]

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    January 23, 2015 By admin
  • Happy New Year 2015 from Locks of Love

    We received a great e-mail of thanks from our friends at Locks and Love and thought this would be a great opportunity to show our appreciation as well for all of our guests who stopped in this past year to donate their hair to Locks of Love. Thank you so much for making a difference […]

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    January 12, 2015 By admin