Coiffure Care Blog

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

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

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Shirley’s NAHA 2017 Looks

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

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

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Video Tutorial: The Perfect Faux Hawk

This faux hawk, presented at the Intercoiffure 2014 Spring Symposium in Boca Raton, Florida, was created by Shirley Gordon. In this short video she offers an overview and gives tips … Continue reading

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Video: Shirley Gordon’s Journey to Gold

What inspires me and what really motivates me is any form of art and creativity. That is just kind of like my drive. The power of the mind is probably … Continue reading

Inside Shirley Gordon's Travel Bag
Inside Shirley’s Travel Bag

Aren’t we all dying to know how our favorite jet-hair-setter stays looking so fabulous? Here’s a look inside Shirley Gordon’s travel bag, filled with fresh and inspiring summer essentials.  Shirley never leaves home … Continue reading

How To: A “Colorist Nightmare”… Solved!

Sharing a “colorist nightmare”! This was a 3-tone color correction. The first image shows how she walked in the door. The second image shows her 3 tones (new growth, golden, … Continue reading

How To Care for Color Treated Hair

To properly care for color treated hair, it is essential to maintain its life and vitality through regular nourishment. Use products specifically for color treated hair, such as shampoos, conditioners, … Continue reading

ILLUMINA Color by Wella

ILLUMINA COLOR’s patented MICROLIGHT technology protects the cuticles so they maintain their clarity. This allows light to pass through, illuminating natural highs and lows from within – in any kind … Continue reading