Just give it to me straight, man!

By | February 25th, 2013|Consultation|

Post by Chantelle Ever feel like hairstylists are talking in a different language altogether? Technically, we are. Don't feel bad if you don't understand us. It's the same way in any profession. There are just terms we use that aren't generally used in normal everyday conversation. Well, today's your lesson in language, and I'm here to guide you through some of this messed up hair talk. First up....Ever wonder what we're talking about when we say "Hang on a sec before I rinse your color out, I'm going to mix up a toner for you"? Keyword being, of course, TONER. Ah, toner. One of the most overused, under explained, confusing terms in hair talk. And I'm saying that as a hairstylist. When we mix up a toner, what we're actually doing is mixing up a color. (Here's where I get a little more technical) Toner is a non permanent color ( a semi-color, or a demi-color, depending on how the stylist refers to it), and what exactly makes a color non [...]