Brave the Winter

08 Jan 2018

Brave the Winter Brave the winter with some simple remedies to save your hair this season. Here at Serenity Salon clients often ask us how to save their hair from drying out during these cold and windy months. Here in Colorado we have a very dry climate and during the winter this dryness can be amplified due to harsh winds and lot’s of time spent indoors. But… our amazing stylists came up with some questions/answers to help guide you with your winter hair maintenance strategies.  Is a protein treatment the answer?  Your hair is about 91% keratin protein, so it is often essential to replenish it. One of our favorite ways.

Keep Hair Moisturized in Winter

13 Dec 2016
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Keep hair moisturized in Winter Is it possible to keep hair moisturized in winter? The short answer is, yes! Even here in Colorado where it can be extremely dry during our winter months, it’s still possible to keep your hair looking and feeling like you live in the tropics. Here are some tips and products to keep your hair moisturized thru the cold and dreary days of winter. Deep condition your hair – not only at the salon but also at home. Doing this at least once a week will go a long way towards keeping moisture in your hair. Here at Serenity Salon we recommend Masque Magistral by Kerastase. Masque.

Tips to Straighten Hair

09 Jan 2015
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Tips to straighten hair for a smooth look that will last for days! We all know what a challenge it can be to wash and straighten our hair before our day begins.  If you’re in a rush and pressed for time, straightening your hair can be the last thing you want to do. Never fear, Serenity has a few tips to cut down on time, protect your hair, and get the results we all expect. What you’ll need: Paddle brush Comb At least 1 hair clip Heat protection An oil or shine spray A flatiron Start off with freshly washed hair and apply a heat protector to damp hair. If you.

How to achieve volume with your blow dryer

09 Dec 2014
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How to achieve volume with your blow dryer

How to achieve volume with your blow dryer Here is a little 3 step trick for long lasting volume with your blowdryer. This trick not only works with wet hair, but can be used as a day-two pick me up if your style has gone flat. Make a peace sign with your fingers and place them along your part line at your front/fringe. Everything behind where your fingers are resting should NOT be parted. This crease takes away volume from your crown area by forcing the hair to fall forward or to your sides. Take all hair behind where your peace sign lays and blow dry while round brushing the hair upwards for.

Hair Hacks for Troubled Hair

19 Nov 2014
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HAIR HACKS for Troubled Hair: 5 simple solutions to everyday hair troubles. 1) Ran out of dry shampoo?  It happens to the best of us and can be a real problem when there just isn’t time to shampoo. If you find yourself in this situation, try using a little loose foundation powder around your hairline. You can buff it in with an old makeup brush. Baby powder works too, but be careful on those dark locks, you don’t want to over use and look dusty! 2) The 5 minute Updo.  Are you hitting the town tonight and in a rush? Put your hair into a ponytail (side pony or in the.

Hair Styling Tips

31 Oct 2014
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Here’s a couple of great hair styling tips from Serenity Salon. One of the most overlooked hair styling tips is brushing. Beyond detangling – brushing helps evenly distribute your natural oils throughout the entire length of your hair. Brushing your hair twice a day on a regular basis will foster mirco-circulation, relaxing your scalp. It will also remove unwanted impurities your hair collects. However, it’s important you do it correctly. When it comes to brushing hair, many of us are our own worst enemy. In using bad technique, we can end up damaging our hair more than helping it! Never start at the top of your head and brush down. Elongated.

Hairdreams Extensions

14 Jan 2014
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Hairdreams Extensions

Hairdreams Extensions might be the product you’ve been looking for. Are you having problems with you hair breaking, thinning, or falling out? Are you losing so much hair that bald spots are developing? Is your hair not growing as fast as you’d like? Is your short or thinning hair making you feel insecure, vulnerable or unattractive? If so, we’ve got the product for you. Hairdreams Extensions provide a variety of state-of-the-art methods for thickening any type of hair. The extensions come in a wide range of different textures and colors.  Hair thickening by Hairdreams is the most natural and durable method to give fine looking hair more body and volume..

Achieve a Salon Look at Home

16 Aug 2013
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Do you ever feel that when you blow- dry your hair with your round brush it’s not coming out exactly the same as when you leave the salon? Want an easy trick that can solve all of your styling problems? The first step to having volume with your blow out is using the correct products. Guts 10 by Redken is a product that will give you lift at the root. It’s a volumizing mousse, applied only at the roots while your hair is still damp. When your hair is 80 percent dry, it’s the time when you blow out your hair using a round brush. The key is to take.

Freshen Up your Dull Hair

16 Aug 2013
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Have you ever felt that your hair is dull and needs a little something to make it feel fresh? What usually happens is that your hair grows “build up” on the cuticle of the hair, causing it to be limp and making it feel dry. A little tip for an at home remedy is to add a little baking soda to your shampoo; the baking soda will help cleanse away the product build up and create a fresh feel. This is not recommended on freshly color treated hair, however. A product that is safe to use on colored hair is Redken Cleansing Cream that cleanses with gentle fruit acids. Pick.