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August 7, 2018

What is hair colour correction

Have you ever taken a chance on a new look, only to realize your haircolor of choice didn’t turn out exactly as expected, or didn’t complement your skin tone? (Psst! There’s an app for that!).  How about checking out your haircolor a few weeks after your services, and realizing that your blonde has turned brassy, or your […]

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January 3, 2018

Hair Trends To Watch

Our very talented hair guru Jessie has given us the scoop on her hair trends to watch for 2018. Yes, she is the same Hair by JRabs listed as one of Narcity Ottawa’s hairstylists to watch #hairgoals @hairbyjrabs. She’s saying think BIG – RETRO – VOLUME – TEXTURE  – because just like Shania’s 90’s hit says, “the best […]

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September 22, 2017

3 Things Hairstylists Do Before Blow-Drying

Blow-drying your hair is like doing your taxes: No one enjoys it, but most of us do it anyway out of habit (and a fear of what will happen if we don’t). Whether you’re practically pro status or someone who prefers to air-dry 99% of the time, there’s a chance you’ll find yourself with a […]

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Short Hair – Don’t Care

We know it’s hard to let go of the long hair you’ve been holding onto for so long. Hair is such a hard thing to get the courage to change. For many of us, it’s a part of our identities, and the thought of chopping off our long, luscious locks seems terrifying. A major switch-up […]

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July 3, 2017

Festival Hair

Festival season is upon us, so we have devised the perfect Frenchie to rock at all those affordable music festivals you’ll be attending this summer with or without your fave fedora. Whatever your vibe, this breezy French braid is the epitome of easy festival hairstyles, meaning you’ll be out the door and dancing the night away in no […]

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June 5, 2017

Half-Up Wedding Hairdo

If you’re anything like us, when you want to bliss out on wedding hairstyles, you scroll through Pinterest in search of a dreamy braid. You know, ones that whisk a polished hairstyle away to a really, really romantic place without looking too manicured. Calling all brides-to-be, braid-fanatics and girls who need to pull a polished look together in […]

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May 25, 2017

Ombre or Balayage?

There are so many multi-hue hair buzzwords out there these days: ombre, sombre, tiger eye and balayage. It’s damn near impossible to keep up! If you’re looking to add some dimension to your hair via a few colourful shades in time for the holidays, you’ll need to be able to describe to your stylist exactly what you’re looking for. Fear not — we’ll show you […]

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April 8, 2017

8 Things Stylists Do To Their Own Hair

Whatever your job is you’re an expert in it, and that expertise probably carries into other aspects of your life where you can apply your knowledge, like the mechanic who can fix his car. Hair stylists know exactly what to do with their own hair on a daily basis and most of the time don’t […]

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February 18, 2017

Washing Your Hair

How infrequently you wash your hair has become somewhat of a badge of honour. Going three days sans shampoo used to be an accomplishment to be proud of. Now, women are boasting about washing their hair every five days or even once a week. If all of this sounds like madness to you, allow us […]

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February 11, 2017

Valentine’s Day

Figuring out the perfect hairstyle for a V-Day date is hard. On one hand, you don’t want to look like you spent hours perfecting every curl and wave (even if you did). On the other hand, you don’t want to look like you rolled out of bed and #wokeuplikethis (only Beyoncé can pull that off, […]

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