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SheWolf
April 29th, 2009, 06:31 PM
After reading about a few horror stories here, and remembering my own, I was a wee bit nervous. But my hairstylist listens really well, and when she worked her magic, all the dead dry and split ends were gone, and only half an inch was missing.
She also advised me to not bother shampooing more than once a week and to stick to conditioner in between.
My hair does not look much different than when I went in, it's just healthier, softer and shinier, which is exactly what I wanted. :)

http://img172.imageshack.us/img172/6819/haircut5.jpg

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She said that from now on, she'd only touch up my roots and not trim unless there's a real problem, she knows I want to go back to waist length.
A good day. :)

AnneAdeline
April 29th, 2009, 06:39 PM
It looks very healthy. Gorgeous color in the sun, too. :)

spidermom
April 29th, 2009, 06:40 PM
It's always good to hear a success story. Happy growing; lovely start.

SheWolf
April 29th, 2009, 06:45 PM
Thanks, Gals! (I snapped the pics in the sunlight to show texture, I'm glad it worked out!)
I'm still dumbfounded that my hairstylist brought up CO washing, though. How cool! :D

melrose1985
April 29th, 2009, 08:08 PM
Looks great! super shiny!

Forever_Sophie
April 29th, 2009, 08:11 PM
Lovely! So much shine :)

SimplyLonghair
April 29th, 2009, 08:19 PM
The CO from the stylist is so cool! She did a wonderful job, definitely a keeper. :thumbsup:

jessie58
April 29th, 2009, 08:20 PM
Your hair looks great!

AutumnLeaves
April 29th, 2009, 08:31 PM
What shiny and pretty and healthy hair! Beautiful!

SheWolf
April 29th, 2009, 09:37 PM
Thanks, everyone! :)
Hopefully now I can quit obsessing about it and just let it be. :rolleyes: Oh vanity... ;)

KajiKodomo
April 30th, 2009, 08:52 AM
Your hair is gorgeous! She did a great job, and it's so awesome to hear of such a good stylist! :D

enfys
April 30th, 2009, 09:12 AM
Sounds like you've netted a great stylist there!

I can't even see a difference, which in this case is what we want. It feels softer and looks as good. Happy growing!

JamieLeigh
April 30th, 2009, 09:42 AM
Yay! It's awesome that you have such a great stylist. I wish there were more positive stories about salons on here. :cheese: It looks fantastic, very shiny! :)

Robinlyn
April 30th, 2009, 09:55 AM
Beautiful shine!! You have very pretty hair !!

SheWolf
April 30th, 2009, 10:20 AM
Thanks again, everyone! :)
I think if hairstylists took the time to listen to their clients and do exactly as the client asks, instead of deciding what is "really best" for the client :rolleyes::rolleyes::rolleyes: they would get a lot more repeat long time customers instead of one shot deals that leave the salon frustrated and annoyed.
I find that taking 5 or 10 mn to talk with the hairstylist before they get started is really important. That way they can't say "ooops, you should have told me".

Paliele
April 30th, 2009, 10:28 AM
It looks amazing! I love the texture you have.

susiemw
April 30th, 2009, 11:57 AM
Your hair is gorgeous and looks so shiney and healthy!

I'm glad your salon experience worked out the way you wanted.

Gypsygirl
April 30th, 2009, 12:06 PM
Your hair looks great! :)

embee
April 30th, 2009, 01:02 PM
Lucky you to have such a stylist! Pretty hair, hope it grows fast for you. :)

SchnauzerMom
April 30th, 2009, 04:33 PM
Your hair looks very pretty. I'm glad you have a stylist who actually listens to you!