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> On May 7th and 8th, Wellington Hair Spa celebrated the beauty and essence of women by hosting an intimate “Mother’s Day” tea event. In addition to refreshing teas and desserts, clients were provided with superior service and special treatment on their designated day of beauty. So, in celebration of mothers everywhere, we want to say thank you!

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WHS and Memphis The Musical Cast Makeovers

>I had the pleasure of making over cast members from the critically acclaimed “Memphis the Musical,” which is currently playing on Broadway. Cast members dropped by the Wellington Spa here in Chelsea to undergo a total makeover experience. The Wellington team made their already gorgeous locks even more camera and stage ready. View the before and after photos and tell us what you think. I also got a chance to check out the musical, and there is only one word describes it: AMAZING!!! Be sure to check it out. For […]

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Getting Beautified! Pre Fashion Week Pampering Party!

With fashion week coming to a close 🙁 , I thought I’d share some pictures from a Pre Fashion Week Pampering Party for editors that was held at my salon. In the midst of a hectic snowstorm, I joined up with M2M Nail Polish to give some of NY’s most respected editors a night of pampering before they hit the Bryant Park tents. The night included manicures by M2M and Wash & Style/Blow Outs courtesy of myself. With champagne and cupcakes to accompany these beauty services, this night was filled […]

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Q& A’s with Patrick: Visible Roots: HOT or NOT?!?!

> A growing trend in celebrity hair, visible roots leaves many asking the question, Is this style Hot or Not?!?! Recently, clients have been asking questions regarding Visible Roots, so I compiled a list of the most common questions and answered them below: How did visible roots become trendy? In a shaky economy, highlights are a pricey luxury that many people can’t afford, so most are leaving the “just left the salon” look alone and going for a more relaxed look. Not to mention, some of today’s hottest celebrities are […]

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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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