Coiffure Care Blog

Hair care, style tips and behind the scenes with one of the industry's leading professionals.


Clairol Root Touch-Up: Advice

#ShowYourRoots — Inside My Clairol Root Touch-Up Experience By AfroBella I’m a natural hair blogger who adores her texture. I do everything I can to preserve my hair texture at … Continue reading

Spring 2018 Salon Specials

STRANDS HAIR STUDIO APRIL 10, 2018 THROUGH MAY 31, 2018 Hand Painting (highlights): $350 (includes highlights and toner) Keratin Treatment: $250 Permanent Color, Shampoo & Style : $150 (single process) … Continue reading

Trending: Silver Hair Color

Kim Kardashian, Mel B, and more stars rocking fall’s shimmery silver hair color trend By Jacqueline Laurean Yates, Yahoo Beauty September 22, 2017 Many people are looking to dramatically switch up … Continue reading

Essence: Curlfest, We’re Obsessed!

Not only did Shirley Gordon host the Clairol VIP Gifting Suite at the 2017 Curlfest, she was also featured in Essence Magazine’s Must-See Hair Moments From Curlfest 2017. “See that hint … Continue reading

Summer Salon Specials

Strands Salon Specials! June 1 – September 1 HAND PAINTING (highlights): $350 Includes highlights & toner. Permanent Color, Shampoo & Style (single process): $0 TOUCH UP, Rinse & Cut: $200 … Continue reading

Tips from Wella: Prevent Hair Damage

Hair damage begins when the protective lipid layer within the cuticle is exposed to daily external influences. It is hard to determine whether hair is only lacking moisture or actually … Continue reading

Get The Look: Wearable Art Gala

Shirley Gordon attended the first annual Wearable Art Gala  on Saturday, April 29, 2017  at the California African American Museum (CAAM) in Los Angeles. Actor and master acting teacher, Richard … Continue reading

Shirley Gordon 2017 NAHA Texture
Shirley’s NAHA 2017 Looks

Shirley Gordon submitted three looks in the Texture category for the 2017 North American Hairstyling Awards.

Shirley Gordon: Clairol Color Ambassador

I am proud to be a Clairol Color Ambassador! I’m passionate about helping women with all hair types achieve their dream looks through color. This is an especially exciting time … Continue reading

OLAPLEX: Revolutionizing Hair Color

Strands now offers a REVOLUTIONARY new salon service called OLAPLEX! If you thought you could never color your hair, think again. OLAPLEX is the solution! OLAPLEX makes the weakest hair strong. Your … Continue reading