Haircut, Conditioning, and Optional Color or Highlights at Shades of You by Heidi Heather (Up to 58% Off)

West Hartford

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$130 58% $75
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In a Nutshell

Invigorating condition treatment prefaces haircut to frame the face and optional all-over color or partial highlights

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. New customers only. Appointment required. Limit 1 per person. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. 24-hour cancellation notice required. Extra fee for hair past the shoulders. Pricing does not include blow dry. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Additional fees apply if more than 3oz of color is used on roots. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $55 for a haircut and conditioning treatment with root retouch ($130 value)
  • $69 for a haircut and conditioning treatment with partial highlights ($160 value)

Hair Conditioner: Ticket to a Molecular Makeover

Your hair’s sure to feel silkier once your stylist conditions it—learn why with Groupon’s close-up look at conditioner.

Although human hair may look smooth, each strand’s outer layer—the cuticle—is actually quite rough. Under dry conditions, the tiny scales that cover its surface become raised and brittle, causing hairs to tangle and lose their shine. Conditioner aims to correct this problem by bonding a particular class of molecules, called cationic surfactants, to the cuticle. This is possible because keratin, the protein that makes up most of the hair shaft, bristles with negative ions, which attract the positively charged surfactants, coating each thread in a thin film that weighs it down and reduces frizz. (The negative charge of keratin is also what causes static whenever positive ions are stripped from the hair—the static that makes it possible to stick a balloon to the wall or to power a miner’s headlamp.)

The other ingredients in conditioner don’t always need ions to do their jobs well. Humectants suck in water from the surrounding air, thereby moisturizing the hair, and oils simply penetrate the cuticle. Glossers coat the hair with light-reflecting polymers, increasing shine, whereas other ingredients raise the acidity level of the conditioner, which helps protect the hair’s protein structure.

Customer Reviews

I enjoyed my time at this salon very nice and clean and comfortable. The color and cut was just what I wanted, I would and have told friends and family about Heidi's wonderful services.
Joan C. · June 3, 2017
I was extremely pleased to come upon this Groupon. I was somewhat new to West Hartford and had been looking for a local hairdresser. Heidi was the perfect fit. I definitely plan on going back to her on a regular basis. Not only is she talented, but she is very reasonably priced. What a great find!!
Dawn M. · February 13, 2017
I loved this shop (and Heidi.) I got a deep conditioning and great haircut! I am 65, with thinning hair that I have colored myself for 41 years, and also have a lump on the side of my forehead from a long-ago accident that I'm very self-conscious about, and after having only to need to explain how my hair used to be cut 30 years ago, and Heidi knew what I was talking about. She gave me a really great haircut, made me feel good had a friendly ear, and a glass of wine and I was able to absorb the sights and smells of a high-end no-frills business.
Ruth E. · September 25, 2016

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