- $69 for a haircut, style, and blow-dry with full highlights ($180 value)
Full vs. Partial Highlights: Exploring New Dimension
Highlights can add dimension to an existing style or double the transformative effect of a new one. Read our guide of the process to prepare for your trip to the salon.
A skilled stylist doesn't need a pair of scissors to transform a hairdo. The precise application of highlights—which isolate select strands of hair and treat them with a color, lightener, or toner—can become the basis for a brand new look without a single snip or shear. Before entering the salon, however, a client has to decide how much of the hair to highlight. Applied evenly throughout the entire head, full highlights create a natural look that mimics the way hair changes color over time in the sun, adding a sense of dimension and texture to the existing hair. Partial highlights, which are typically cheaper and take less time to apply, serve an altogether different purpose: drawing attention to specific features, such as bangs or newly sharpened antlers, by accenting only the locks on the surface. As a result, partial highlights are somewhat less flexible—losing their effect, for example, when putting your hair up or teasing it out.
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“Rita is a very professional stylist who keeps up with the latest techniques. The haircut and the coloring she performed on my hair are the best in years. On top of...”
“Rita is a very professional stylist who keeps up with the latest techniques. The haircut and the coloring she performed on my hair are the best in years. On top of all that, she is a very nice person. Great job, Rita! I will certainly be back.”
“Great experience with this salon. Excellent cut and beautiful hi-liters. Will definitely return.”
“Great customer service, did a great job on my hair very quickly & efficiently.”