Cut with Optional Partial or Full Highlights or All-Over Color With Hairstyles by Shannon (Up to 54% Off)

University Town Center

10 Ratings

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$45 51% $23
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In a Nutshell

Master stylist, colorist, and beauty consultant Shannon Whitfield graduated from the Aveda Institute

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Limit 1 per visit. Appointment required. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Valid only for option purchased. Appointment required. Extra fee may apply for longer, thicker hair. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose from Three Options

$22 for a haircut package ($45 value)

  • Haircut
  • Style
  • Blow-dry

$35 for a haircut package with partial highlights ($75 total value)

  • Everything in the above haircut package ($45 value)
  • Partial highlights ($30 value)

$69 for a haircut package with all-over color or full highlights ($150 total value)

  • Everything in the above haircut package ($45 value)
  • All-over color or full highlights ($105 value)

Hair Dryers: The Physics of Rapid Evaporation

The invention of the hair dryer has given hairstylists a powerful tool of the trade and the rest of us a quick way to dry soggy fireworks. Check out Groupon’s explanation of the science behind dry hair.

Given time, everything wet—even hair after a long shower—dries due to evaporation. When left to “air dry,” hair slowly loses its moisture as the air scoops it up and converts it to water vapor. Hair dryers speed up the drying process by blowing hot air over the wet hair—a process that works wonders thanks to two key principles of evaporation:

  • Evaporation requires energy, and more energy—in this case, heat—helps break the bonds holding water molecules together more quickly; when those bonds are loose, the water changes states.
  • A pocket of air can only hold a certain amount of vapor before it becomes saturated. Thus, blowing air over the hair increases the amount of air that can potentially pick up the vapor.

All hair dryers consist of an electric fan and a heating element. As the fan pushes air down the barrel, it passes over the heat and emerges as hot air. Though some models heat coils of wire with an electrical current, others have ceramic heating elements, which can dry hair more quickly by producing the more radiant, safer far-infrared heat. Lately, many stylists have begun to adopt ionic hair dryers, which expel hot air with a surplus of negatively charged ions, reducing static electricity and resulting in smoother hair.

Customer Reviews

10 Ratings

She is amazinggg! And so friendly :)
Elizabeth L. · January 26, 2015
Shannon was great! She listened to me and gave me suggestions that were just right. I love my new cut and color. I will definitely be going back to Shannon!
Traci K. · January 22, 2015
Shannon was great-very friendly, asked questions about what I wanted and listened. I'd definitely recommend Her as a stylist and will go back.
Wendy T. · November 21, 2014
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    University Town Center

    8131 Cooper Creek Boulevard

    Bradenton, FL 34201

    +19413231070

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