I was honored to be in two consumer magazines in the past few months. (See Articles Where Margie Billian is Quoted on the Studio of Colour and Design’s website.) In addition to working and contributing to articles, the Studio of Colour and Design by Margie Billian… Read More Margie Billian in 2 Consumer Magazines
I personally like to make my highlights on my clients natural. This is a great article that tells you what can happen when highlights become unnatural. Check the article below. http://www.marieclaire.com/hair-beauty/trends/beauty-over-bleaching
This blog, HAIR by Victoria, is great! I love it! She gives some great tips on a trend called color melting. With this technique, you blend two colors together so that there is no transitional line in the hair. It’s such a funky trend and its so easy to do. It looks good on everybody… Read More Color Melting
I really like how this article talks describes hair styling as a communication between the stylist and the client. As a stylist, I have been trained to gather information about my clients’ needs so that they find the right cut and color for their lives. Contributor Stephen Falvo gives his clients a questionnaire about how… Read More “Who Are You? “
For the most real, natural and complimentary hair color always stay within 2 steps lighter or darker from your natural color. With that being said, the best color for you isn’t necessarily the color you were born with. It’s the hue that looks good on you and compliments your natural beauty. More than one color… Read More Finding the Best Shade for You
This question came from the American Board of Certified Haircolorists: “When you Foil Highlight a head of hair do you: follow a set pattern for all highlights or, place your foils according to the clients hair and your final outcome?” My answer : I follow the cut and ask myself where is the hair falling… Read More Foil Placement! Be creative!
Today, I read a great article about consultations with clients in one of my trade journals. You would think that I don’t need to read this kind of an article since I have been hairdresser for over 30 years but nevertheless, its great to check and recheck to see how I am doing as a designer.… Read More Glad to see you! Consulations with clients
In the past few weeks, I have been finding all kinds of great articles to share with you! Just because you don’t want to cut your hair does not mean you can’t do mix it up! This is a perfect article for YOU! This article shows all kinds of different ways to work with longer… Read More Hello world!
As a colourist, I am able to change people’s images. I can make the hair whisper (look like the client was out in the sun all summer) or make the hair SCREAM ( blue or pink highlights). The client and I work in harmony. Actually, I’m able to do that with with as few as 5 –… Read More Think! Do you want to whisper or would you like to scream with your colour?