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So far Christian Livet has created 71 blog entries.

Natural hair colours

Natural coloring, does it work? I will try to answer the most asked questions by our clients about natural coloring. Its effectiveness, its possibilities and its benefits. I will also point out if natural colouring is for you or not. I will not compare “chemical” or “traditional” coloring against natural colorations as that is [...]

By |2019-11-27T15:23:38-05:00October 16th, 2019|Coloration, Mèches et Balayages, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Natural hair colours

Permanents and curls are back.

Ils sont de retour les cheveux souples, bouclés, frisés, et par conséquent, pour celle qui ne sont pas nées avec la boucle idéale, on ressort nos bigoudis à permanente. Boucles et féminités Symboles de féminité, les cheveux bouclés ont une histoire qui remonte à la nuit des temps. Look rock’n’roll, romantique ou sauvage… Il [...]

By |2018-12-11T16:13:55-05:00June 20th, 2017|Curls & Relaxers, Curls, & Textures, Hairstyling|Comments Off on Permanents and curls are back.

Balayage, verything you need to know about.

My recent post on straighteners inspired many questions on balayage. I thought I had already covered the subject from every angle, but it appears I haven’t. So I’ll try to eliminate the lingering confusion between highlights, ombré and balayage.

By |2018-12-16T18:29:02-05:00March 8th, 2017|Coloration, Mèches et Balayages, Mode et Tendances, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Balayage, verything you need to know about.

STRAIGHTENERS: What are the differences?

After having written a series of articles on straighteners, over the years, particularly during the formaldehyde scandal, people contacting us these days still seem to need further clarification on different straightening methods. Having moved on from Brazilian straightening, which contains formaldehyde and was banned by Health Canada due to the health risks it poses, [...]

By |2018-12-11T16:15:42-05:00November 24th, 2016|Curls & Relaxers, Straighteners, Straightners, Uncategorized|Comments Off on STRAIGHTENERS: What are the differences?

Hair Coulour: Is publicity lying ?

Does advertising really tell the truth? Can you change your hair colour whenever you like? As a salon that specializes in colour and especially recognized for its expertise in colour correction, we occasionally run into frustrating situations caused by the outrageous information provided by ads and by well-meaning but ill-informed professionals. So let’s set the record straight. Some [...]

By |2018-12-11T16:16:14-05:00September 9th, 2015|Coloration, Colours & Highlights, Your Hair Stylist, Your hairdresser|Comments Off on Hair Coulour: Is publicity lying ?

MY HAIR IS CHANGING COLOUR THIS FALL!

Your hair still has that summer colour after being exposed to sun, ocean, and pool. But it’s already fall, and those slightly damaged reddish blonde tips that went so well with your summer look now make you look a little unkempt. It is time to freshen up your hair colour, so why not make [...]

By |2018-12-11T16:44:27-05:00October 24th, 2014|Coloration, Colours & Highlights, Mode et Tendances, Your hairdresser|Comments Off on MY HAIR IS CHANGING COLOUR THIS FALL!

THERE’S OIL IN MY HAIR!

Hair oil has been on the market for a number of years now. What it does If you think the purpose of hair oil is to “repair” hair damaged by mechanical (from irons and dryers) or chemical (from dyes and relaxers) means, you couldn’t be more wrong. Regardless of quality, hair oil simply does [...]

By |2018-12-11T16:45:06-05:00July 8th, 2014|Haircare, Haircare|Comments Off on THERE’S OIL IN MY HAIR!

Curls that will turn heads

Who ever imagined that curls would make a big comeback? And yet, of all the hairdos seen on the runways at this year’s top spring and summer fashion shows, they were all anyone could talk about! In the industry lingo, curls are what’s otherwise known as a permanent—a term I try to avoid as [...]

By |2018-12-11T16:45:41-05:00May 27th, 2014|Curls, & Textures|Comments Off on Curls that will turn heads

At-Home DYE Jobs: Not always a good idea

Again today, a young woman verging on desperation came to us for help after trying to colour her own hair at home. I won’t go into detail about this specific case, but this happens all the time. After attempting a home dye job, clients turn to a professional to “fix the disaster” they’ve made [...]

By |2018-12-11T16:46:14-05:00May 21st, 2014|Coloration, Colours & Highlights|Comments Off on At-Home DYE Jobs: Not always a good idea

Balayage or highlights? Pick and choose!

I needed to change my look. Initially I wanted extensions. But Léo just needed to ask me a few questions during my hair consultation before suggesting that I wait until my children get older. Léo got that I needed a change but he also understood that my life as a mother with two active [...]

By |2018-12-11T17:28:32-05:00November 22nd, 2013|Coloration, Colours & Highlights|Comments Off on Balayage or highlights? Pick and choose!

Our prices are “starting from” and are subject to change without notice. An extra may apply for longer and/or thicker hair.

Cancellations must be done at least 24h before the time of your appointment. A deposit on all services more than $150+ might be asked to guarantee your appointment.