Blow Outs & Styling in Tolland

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Shear Elegance's stylists aim to please, whether tailoring formal updos for special occasions or cutting and coloring manes for quotidian elegance. The crew's services are backed by a guarantee, and they round out each service with a do-it-yourself lesson that equips clients with tips and techniques for re-creating their new look at home or on a jealous twin. Haircare specialists will even sometimes perform a complimentary shampoo and style for patrons who are having a bad day.

54 Hartford Tpke
Vernon Rockville,
CT
US

At His and Hers Elegant Edge Hair Salon, expertly trained hairdressers cut and style clients’ hair using Redken and Paul Mitchell products and make tresses soft and shiny with conditioning treatments. Other services include updos, waxing, gel nails, pedicures, and shellac manicures. This laid-back salon takes its energy from the bubbling sound of friendly stylist consultations and decor that includes brightly colored walls, pop-art prints of celebrities such as Audrey Hepburn, and an in-house pup named Faye, who wanders around inspecting the latest hairstyles.

39 Nott Hwy, Ste 2
Ashford,
CT
US

Signature Service: Coloring and styling
Brands Used: Goldwell, KMS California, Moroccanoil, Redken
Established: 1985
Reservations/Appointments: Recommended
Staff Size: 11–25 people
Parking: Parking lot
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Good for Kids: Yes
Walk-ins Welcome: Yes
Pro Tip: We have the best prices with the most current skills.

103 New London Tpke
Glastonbury,
CT
US

International Institute of Cosmetology founder Carmelo Gugliotti began his career as a professional hairdresser when he was 16. He gradually built his passion into a successful business, entering international competitions and earning leadership positions within multiple cosmetology groups. Now supported by his beauty-minded family—including his wife and three sons—Gugliotti trains stylists and aestheticians in rigorous, accredited courses.

As part of their training, students offer a full menu of hair, nail, and spa services that incorporates Wella coloring and Dermalogica skincare products. Instructors supervise each treatment to ensure pupils don’t disregard protocol or use their untutored genius to make clients too beautiful for this world.

632 Silas Deane Hwy
Wethersfield,
CT
US

The stylists at Hair Works Family Hair Care have seen it all. That comes with the territory when you work at a salon that caters to every member of the family—men, women, children, and Alfs. Their service menu is as varied as their client list; elite designer cuts transform shaggy manes into sleek hairdos, and professional keratin treatments straighten strands to make styling a cinch. Color retouches, highlights, and toners are also on the docket, as are permanent waves.

1281 Silas Deane Highway
Wethersfield,
CT
US

Eurides Lajan needs only a small bottle to fix her clients hair-raising problems. Eurides tames unwanted curls, removing about 65-75% of the curl, and excessive frizz with bottled keratin treatments, such as the Kerafusion formula, which is not tested on animals. She also offers eye-catching highlights and haircuts that range from classic pixie cuts to jagged layers, perfect for those impersonating a circular saw.

1960 Silas Deane Hwy
Rocky Hill,
CT
US