2010 Spring Hair Forecast

> The modern pompadour: A modern twist on something classic, The always uber stylish , Gwen Stefani shows us the modern pompadour with a funky fresh add on of her own. Long Curls: This timeless romantic hairstyle, will never go out of style. Vanessa Hudgens looks simple but remarkably beautiful in this style that can be worn by any lady with long locks, regardless of face shape, and hair texture. Laser straight bob with bangs: This easy to maintain style is so chic and straight forward. Katie Holmes glams her […]

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Sophisticate’s Black Hair!

Check my work out in the November issue of Sophisticate’s Black Hair!

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Natural Hair Care: A Trend thats HAIR to stay!!

> Transitioning from relaxed to natural hair amongst women of African descent has been a growing trend over the past few years. Though some are skeptical about taking the leap from chemically treated hair to natural, so many women are making the change. With the huge success of the movie “Good Hair”, clients have been asking me about making the transition. Check out my tips on going natural: There are a few basic ways to make the transition to natural hair. The simplest is to just cut off the relaxed […]

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Celebrity Hair Spotlight: Alani “LaLa” Vazquez

>Never afraid to try something new, even if that means shaving half her head and donating her gorgeous locks to “Locks of Love“, Alani “Lala” Vazquez is in the spotlight this month, for her everychanging look! Whether her hair be short, long, curled, straight, pinned up or half shaven, this chick know’s how to rock any “do” and make it look good. With the right amount of hair spray and confidence, you too can make any hairstyle work for you! Check out Lala’s everchanging hairstyles!! Patrick

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>A few Sundays ago, I had the pleasure of attending an event hosted by one of my vendors and favorite product lines– “Mizani’s” Independent Distributor event in Soho, NYC. This event was amazing; it showcased some of Mizani’s new products including Moisturfusion, Renew Strength, Butter Blend and Thermasmooth. The event was filled the hair industry’s top stylists, trendsetters and tastemakers, including my mentor and friend John Atchison. Check out some of my pictures from the event. Patrick

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Winter Hair Care Tips

>It’s that time of year again… time to trade in the shorts and sundresses for sweaters and scarves. With winter, comes cold temperatures and low humidity, leaving our hair in a fragile state, meaning it’s also time to trade in our summer hair care routine for a routine that will keep your hair healthy and strong no matter what winter may bring. Here are my “Winter Hair Care Tips“: 1.Conditioning: During the dry winter months, there is little moisture in the air and the hair and scalp tend to dry […]

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The Latest Buzz..Cassie, Rihanna, Solange, Lala!

> In recent months the clippers has become “a girl’s best friend.” The different looks these women pull off look great on them. Proving that it CAN be done, and done well. I’m dedicating this blog post to these women for taking this brave step. I can imagine how liberating this DRASTIC change is for these brave women. Kudos to you all!!!

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Hair Fact and Fiction

> Greetings, I’m posting this blog entry based on questions I’ve been receiving in the salon in reference to hair care, maintenance, products, etc. Here it goes… Fact: You can repair split ends.There is a way to temporarily treat split ends. We suggest Jane Carter Solution’s Hair Nourishing Serum which had fortifying conditioning properties that will treat but not fully eliminate split ends. The only way to fully eradicate the problem is by completely cutting those split ends right off. Fiction: “Greasing” the scalp promotes growth.Grease and heavy oils clog […]

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Working Hard Behind the Scenes

>Hey Family, We’re proud to announce just a few of our recent media mentions. Below you will find where and when we’ve been featured. The Wellington Team has been working hard to create an image of excellence and there are a number of people who have taken notice. Our friends at {}-featured us here Our friends at {Uptown Magazine}-featured me on their H List in the June-July 2009 issue Blog-buddy {honey.brown.sugar}-featured the salon here We will keep you posted with our growth. We recognize that without you, there is no […]

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For The Hair Recessionistas

> No one needs to reminds us that we’re in a recession.  For some, hair maintenance has become a luxury when it was formerly a necessity.  We understand. This entry is dedicated to the ladies who may feel the pains of the recession but still want to “mane-tain.” Here are a few tips that will keep your hair style in between visits to the  salon. One of the key factors to “mane-taining” is preserving moisture. When you wrap your hair at night, use a silk scarf. This is less abrasive […]

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