If you’re considering a drastic hairstyle change, communicating exactly what you want to a stylist can seem daunting even if you’ve got tons of example pics to show. So, what’s the trick to ensuring that your ...
July 21, 2017Team Shades
Hitting the gym is great for your body, no doubt. But tossing your locks up in a ponytail before working out? It’s absolutely awful for your hair. In fact, your trusted pony can cause everything from mid-strand breakage ...
April 30, 2017Team Shades
“How would I look with bangs?” -- If you’re thinking about updating your hairstyle to one of this summer’s top trends, you’ve probably asked friends that exact question. Of course, there are no take-backsies when it comes ...
April 20, 2017Team Shades
Be honest, is your bathroom counter littered with more bobby pins and homemade sock bun inserts than you can shake a stick at? Or, does your scalp ache from an entire winter of hair ...
March 15, 2017Team Shades
“Blow out before you go out”—that’s our motto at Shades Color Bar this holiday season! A great blowout, great hair, can really change your day and make your feel good about yourself. Whether you’re a connoisseur of ...
November 23, 2016Team Shades
Are you on the edge of your seat wondering what fall’s new, hot hues for hair could be? Let’s be honest, the answer is probably “meh” for one of several reasons. Maybe you’re perfectly happy with your current ...
November 4, 2016Team Shades
There are mornings when you wake up with perfect hair that requires minimal effort. Then there’s most days, when you’re faced with stubborn bedhead or flattened locks that refuse to do anything but make you ...
September 8, 2016Team Shades
Have you ever gone to your stylist prepared with multiple pics of your desired cut, only to wind up with a look that’s just a little...off? Chances are, ...
August 12, 2016Team Shades
Did you get a chance to check out pics from this year’s Met Gala yet? If so, you may have noticed that celebs amped up their head-to-toe sparkle to fit the theme of Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology. While we ...
June 29, 2016Team Shades
Whether pin-straight or prone to frizz, embracing your hair’s natural texture can be a tall order. Sure, messy ponytails are fine for weekends—but, we all depend on our holy grail products and hot tools to feel polished and professional Monday through Friday…. until ...
June 9, 2016Team Shades