I get clients who are
very consistent in having their hair done regularly, but seemingly have no clue as to why haircuts are important. They use the best products at home and are very versed on current looks and what celebrities are wearing. Certainly money is not the problem, so why do so many back up, sometimes even freak out and launch into horror tales, when you mention a haircut?
When the hair grows, it becomes uneven
over time and if it is not trimmed on a regular basis, it splits. This split will continue up the hair shaft and the hair starts breaking. It looks frizzy and the hair loses the style almost immediately if one is not careful. I tell my clients the hair works similar to a rose bush, which if it is not trimmed, fails to grow strong and have many blooms.
If you are worried about having a haircut, bring a picture of the cut you want and ask the stylist to show you on your hair how much will be cut. Keeping the ends of the hair trimmed will help it grow longer and this why haircuts are important.
By Paula Barker, Silkie Locks Hair Design
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