Organic Way (Oway) is the world’s first professional organic hair color, care and styling line with biodynamic, organic and fair trade ingredients. Oway’s green chemists hand select the highest quality formulations to achieve professional results without the use of common salon toxins.
Have you ever seen someone with highlights you just loved? Are highlights something you’ve always wanted. Have you worried they might damage you’re hair? Well, worry no more!
Say hello to your new beautiful highlights. Say goodbye to ammonia!
Uniquely Oway Hbleach is the first-ever ammonia-free cream lightener infused with three pure essential oils. Likewise, nourishing your hair with Fukui Butter, and it’s gentle and completely effective. MJ Hair Designs will create beautiful, no ammonia highlights, with Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener. Finally the one and only proprietary formula that’s a no ammonia high lightener.
Oway no ammonia Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener is MJ Hair Designs choice for highlights not to mention balayage and on the scalp lightening.
It’s a NO AMMONIA-BUTTER CREAM LIGHTENER!
Not only is Oway Hbleach is the first-ever ammonia-free cream lightener, but it’s Hbleach is infused with three pure essential oils and nourishing Kukui Butter. Gentle and versatile, it will create beautiful no ammonia highlights.
Moreover, Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener is proprietary. It’s also the one and only no ammonia formula that will keep the integrity of your hair intact.
Have you ever been reluctant to call a salon or a hair color expert to get your hair colored?
Maybe you thought you might not fit in, or the salon could be pretentious but you wanted a good colorist to get your color right. Well, Michael at MJ Hair Designs is the guy for you.
Michael a hair color expert will not only make you feel at ease, but do an exceptionally good job with your color. Not only will he make sure the color fits you and your skin tone, but will consider your lifestyle. Michael will also consider your level of maintenance comfort and help you with your choice.
Michael Joseph of MJ Hair Designs is one of the best hair color experts operating in Los Angeles today!
Whether it be a temporary color to introduce you to the world of color, or a permanent color to cover those age old roots shining upfront for all to see. MJ Hair Designs will greet you at the door and see you off in luxury.
Hair color expert Michael is using only the best of the best products. Using ammonia free, PPD free and resorcinol free color, he will make sure your hair still feels and looks amazing.
Hair color expert Michael of MJ Hair Designs will also make sure it’s age appropriate, flashy for the the willing, or as natural as possible.
Come see Hair Color Expert and Specialist Michael and feel more beautiful than you already are.
I’m here to announce the keratin hair treatment miracle today.
The big mystery and question is whether or not your a good candidate for the treatment. The keratin treatment is for everybody! Whether your hair is straight and just needs a little more luster sheen and shine, whether your hair is curly, frizzy, or needs to be smooth and straight, the keratin hair treatment is for everyone.
I choose Uberliss as my keratin go to treatment, NOT the formaldehyde producing gas agent The Brazilian Blowout.
Unlike the Brazilian Blowout that uses methylene glycol (the active ingredient in the Brazilian Blowout) , I use Uberliss, an organic glyoxilic acid.
Uberliss is the end all be all keratin hair treatment. I highly recommend it to anyone who wants to feel silky shinny beautifully hair. Stop the frizz and start the smooth silky hair. It’s truly a miracle.
Recently I received an unsolicited text from a salon client who was reporting to me how much she liked the keratin treatment she had just had.
Clients sometimes take for granted the emotional energy we hair stylists put into not only making sure their hair looks good, but always satisfied with the customer service they receive when they visit the salon.
Emily, a fairly new salon client was sweet enough to send me a text about how quickly and easily her has has been to take care of since her Uberliss keratin treatment.
I just want to say, it means a great deal that she took the time to not only drop me the message, but include pictures of what her hair was looking like so that I may keep track of my notes for the next time she comes in.
Thank you Emily!
And to all my salon clients, thank you for taking the time to let us know how we’re doing.
Always making sure I have the best and safest products, research is one of my passions. Finding out about the ingredients in the products I use is key. The quality of the products I use is and always will be my top priority.
In the age of today’s ingredients, vetting the products should always be a must. Scrutinizing them should be number one. The degradation of ingredients in the products available are more harmful than ever.
It’s up to me to make sure salon clients always get the best and are not subjected to unnecessary toxicity.
We’re really interested in making sure that you’re not only happy and coming back, but proud to refer your friends and family so that they too become our new salon clients, friends and family.
This is the most gentle fast, blonde me bleach I’ve ever used. The problem with getting all the yellow and orange out of a blonde is that it will sometimes take reapplication to make that happen. Not with SCHWARZKOPF BLONDE ME.
SCHWARZKOPF BLONDE ME is not only fast but will not blow the cuticle to smithereens. You’ll be left with the pale blonde ready for the dp glaze of your choice.
For my glazes I use Redken Shades EQ. Redken has an array of colors to use for a wide variety of choices.
Mind you, just because you get to the right base blonde with SCHWARZKOPF BLONDE ME, with your next step of glazing, you’re only half way there.
The next process is just as important. Toning, is a delicate dance of finding the right shade or shades for the finishing result.
In this case, I used a Platinum Ice formula after my with a hint of the Cafe Au Lait and a lot of the Crystal Clear after my SCHWARZKOPF BLONDE ME to slow it down for control.
Enjoy the pictures, and make your appointments today.
Have you ever wondered what the pH of the hair color your colorist is using?
PH is a number measurement of the acidity or alkalinity of a product.
Whether it be the milk your have in your cereal in the morning, or the mask you put on your face at night, they all have a pH number rating. The scale tips from 1 -14. 1 acid, 7 neutral, and 14 the highest number in alkalinity.
The pH of your skin is usually at 5.5 and is slightly acidic.
Make sure if your colorist is using a permanent color or, bleach to color your hair, find out how high or low on the pH scale it is. Most companies will have different pH balances depending it’s acidity or alkalinity.
Permanent hair color can reach an alkalinity as high as 11.0. This will not be the best for the health of your hair, but may land you the color you want and not thrash your hair if it’s thick with lots of cuticle.
Whether it be your hair care or skin care, try and make sure the pH is as close to the number the pH is of your skin. Anything too alkaline or to acidic could ruin your hair or damage your skin.
So the next time you’re in the chair at the salon, ask your hair colorist what the pH of the color is that they’re using. If they don’t know, call me and make an appointment. 🙂
Recently I corrected a clients hair color gone array. When she went home with she absolutely loved it . Color Correction is one of a hair colorists biggest nightmares, But Color correction is a dream for me.
After leaving me and leaving the salon, she walked into her agents office only to be told, “the color wasn’t consistent with the role she landed. I immediately got to work and used the Pravana Hair Color Extractor. Needless to say, I love my job and nailed it.
What a wonderful life!
When the client’s artificial hair color is too dark, or when you want to simply remove virtually any artificial hair color, the fastest and easiest corrective coloring can be accomplished by using Pravana’s Artificial Hair Color Extractor. As a result of this rather unique product, it will not lighten or degrade virgin hair color. Therefore, previously pre-lightened or highlightened hair has absolutely no damaging effects on the hair!
Extracts only artificial oxidation-type hair color without affecting natural hair pigmentation.
Leaves hair conditioned and softly textured.
Easy to mix, apply and process.
Does not contain ammonia, bleach, or formaldehyde.
Pravana Artificial Color Extractor is my go to color extractor.
LOS ANGELES SPECIALIST IN HAIR COLOR MJ HAIR DESIGNS SAYS GREEN IS THE NEW BLACK … NOW USING CLEAN COLOR TECHNOLOGY… CØR.color
Following many years of research and salon testing, CØR.color represents a huge leap forward. Los Angeles Hair Color Specialist Michael says this is an exciting time.
With the introduction of this new and exclusive Molecular Blend Technology (MBT), you will find a minimum risk with scalp irritation.
As one of the first hair color companies in the world to produce professional ammonia-free hair color, O&M is serious. O&M is serious about low-chemical solutions for today’s conscious clients. Color Specialist Michael, says he’s serious too!
Michael of MJ Hair Designs says CØR.color is both an answer to an industry-wide problem. The increasing chemical sensitivity and, a compelling story where consumers are constantly looking for more natural, high performance products.
O&M removed the following common irritating ingredients in hair color:
O&M CØR is the next generation in Ammonia, PPD and Resorcinol-free professional hair color.
I stumble across CØR.color this year and was flabbergasted by this toxic free hair color and as a result I am currently moving all my clients to this amazing hair coloring.
It’s called CØR because color is the core of the brand.
By the way, Ø at the heart represents their commitment to making the cleanest color in the world by eliminating harsh chemicals.
Ammonia a is typically used to swell the hair and open the cuticle scales to allow color to penetrate deep within the cortex. Yes, for anyone with sensitive skin or scalp, this could be an unhealthy additive. They’ve replaced it with MEA. MEA is an alkalizing agent that mimics the role of Ammonia, minus the odor, irritation, and cuticle damage.
PPD (Paraphenylenediamine) is a chemical know to cause dermatitis, reddening and swelling of the scalp and face. They’ve replaced it with low levels of PTDS (p-Toluendiamine Sulfate). PRDS enables up to 50% of PPD allergic stylists and clients to now use color.
Resorcinol is a popular coloring agent toxic to wildlife and the human immune system. Shade dependent, they’ve replaced it with 2-Methylresorcinol or 4-Chlororesorcinol . The two chemicals are kinder to the environment and promote less potential to sensitize.
Needless to say, I am moving all my clients this line because not only is it safe and has 100 beautiful shades, it covers gray and is as gentle a color can be.