• 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 Elle Marie Hair Studio
  • How do I transition from summer blonde to a darker blonde/brown for fall? I’m scared!

    (As published in the “What the Pros Know” section of the September 11th, 2013 edition of the Lake Stevens Journal.) Here in the Northwest, our summer sun is super damaging to hair, with all the UVA and UVB rays. Environmental conditions open up the cuticle and inner structure of the hair. One of the best ways […]

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    September 6, 2013 By Elle Marie Hair Studio
  • Red hair is hot! But how do I keep mine from cooling down?

    (As published in the “What the Pros Know” section of the May. 8th, 2013 edition of the Lake Stevens Journal.) When you shampoo your hair, does the vibrancy of your red hair color seem to wash down the drain? Pureology’s new REVIVING RED system is your answer! Various natural oils, including coconut, olive, sunflower, jaljala and […]

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    May 3, 2013 By Elle Marie Hair Studio
  • Sophia Vergara goes back to her roots for Spring

    Originally Published March 27, 2013 Sofia Vergara from the TV show Modern Family is going back to her roots. The actress who is best known for her long, flowing brunette hair and enviable curves traded in her signature look for a warm Ombre blonde color. There is no better time than now to make the […]

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    March 27, 2013 By Elle Marie Hair Studio
  • Why should I avoid box hair color?

    (As printed in the “What the Pros Know” section of the Lake Stevens Journal, Apr. 11, 2012.)  Many box hair colors convince you that you will get the look of their spokesmodel, but really there is no guarantee. Hair color needs to be customized for each person. Everyone has a different shade of hair color, […]

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    April 10, 2012 By Elle Marie Hair Studio
  • Locks to Enjoy this Summer

    Growing close to summer, its time to spruce up those locks of yours! Don’t know what to do? Lets start with color! If you’re blonde, it’s summertime, go platinum! Have fun with your color. Going a little bit blonder than you were for the fall is totally the right way to go. The so called […]

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    May 29, 2010 By Elle Marie Hair Studio
  • Using a Color Gloss to Maintain your Gorgeous Summer Hair

    With summer upon us, we need to take extra precautions with our hair. Every couple months we get our hair cut and colored and sometimes it seems as though the result leaves us with ends that are even worse than before we entered the salon! You may also find that your color tends to fade […]

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    August 13, 2009 By Elle Marie Hair Studio