- $132 for one GK smoothing system keratin treatment ($295 value) and one haircut ($40 value; $335 total value)
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Desere' Mamola helms Avante-Garde Salon, where she shows off her skills in coloring and extensions. During her apprenticeship, Desere' learned to work with every type and texture of hair, and now offers up-to-date haircuts, dynamic color services, and a range of sew-in, clip-ins, and Great Lengths hair extensions. Although she has already mastered the detailed techniques behind her services, Desere' continues to attend hair shows and take classes in order to offer her clients the best the salon industry has to offer. And no matter what the treatment, Desere' takes great pride in ensuring her clients leave the salon with healthy, shiny, and strong hair.