Before and After: Lose Some Length, Add Some Color

jonathan and george salon - best salon los angelesChange is good! Melissa Stone‘s client Whitney Lader wanted to change up her cut and color and we definitely love the refreshing after. Melissa took off over seven inches of length and added in long layers to give her extra volume and bounce. Colorist Evelyn Bilauca then gave Whitney a gorgeous ombre shade that compliments her skin tone. Read more about the transformation on Whitney’s blog HoopLA. hair makeover before and after

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Before and After: The New ‘It’ Length

What’s happening in our chairs these days? We are seeing more and more clients coming in wanting to trade in their long length for a chicer and shorter do’. A blunt cut, ‘long bob’ is definitely the new ‘it’ length. We like how the refreshing look gives you more volume and range than shorter styles but doesn’t fall in to the category of long hair. Colorist Kazumi Morton enlivens her client’s rich brunette shade and stylist Allie Paronelli completes the look with a signature cut and style.  long hair before and after

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Long and Layered

Long, layered, and lovely! When you have naturally thick, long hair, don’t be afraid to tell your stylist to add lots of layers to lighten it up. Layers help to add volume and are essential when you want to create that bombshell, blowout look. Cut and style by Melissa Stone.

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Ombre Color Correction

Here’s an amazing makeover for your Monday. These pictures show why time and time again colorist Kazumi Morton has been deemed the ‘brunette master’ of Beverly Hills. Color correcting over-processed highlights, Kazumi then adds in subtle and natural brunette tones. Stylist Allie Paronelli completes the makeover with a healthy cut and style. ombre hair color correction

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