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All You Need To Know About Going Blonde – Top Tips from Peewees Hair Salon in Burgess Hill

Achieving your dream shade of blonde takes skill, knowledge and confidence so it is always safest to leave it in the capable hands of the professionals here at Peewees hair salon in Burgess Hill.

At Peewees, we think of hair colouring as a science.  Our talented team have experience and a detailed knowledge of the way your hair will react to the colour applied to it, as well as the techniques needed to produce the best results for all our clients.  Hair colouring technology has developed considerably in recent years which means that we can achieve sensational shades of blonde whilst still being kind to your hair.

With such a vast array of blonde colours to choose from, it's important to us that we create the exact shade you are hoping for.  To ensure that you achieve your dream results, please book in for a free colour consultation prior to your appointment.

Before you visit the salon, why not take a look at this article which answers frequently asked questions about what it really means to go blonde?    

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There’s a blonde shade to suit everyone!  You can pick whatever colour you like, but if you’re in need of some advice, our hair colour experts will be happy to suggest the perfect blonde shade for you, bearing in mind your skin tone. Here is a quick guide: Light Skin Tones – Try strawberry, golden or light blonde colours.  Medium Skin Tones – Embrace honey or golden shades, beige blonde, and light blondes with warm tones. Dark Skin Tones – Warmer, darker blondes such as caramels and golden blondes will suit you best.  If you’ve found a blonde hairstyle you love, we suggest that you bring in an image of it to your appointment so that your stylist can turn your inspiration into reality.
Highlights, balayage and colour toners are popular blonde hair techniques, but there are many alternatives.  For instance, a lot of our clients opt for all-over permanent or semi-permanent hair colour.  Whatever style you choose, you can be sure that the results will look fantastic.  At Peewees, we use Paul Mitchell hair colour, which offers no ammonia colouring options and is also cruelty-free.  Find out more about our hair colour services in Burgess Hill here. We offer a wide variety of hair colouring techniques at our salon to help you achieve the perfect blonde.   There’s no challenge too great or too small for our talented stylists, so don’t be afraid to ask for whatever look you'd like and we will advise you about the techniques needed to create it.  Below are just a few of the hair colour techniques you could try…
  • Foiling/ Babylights/ Microlights/ Scatterings
  • Flashlights or Colour Panels
  • All-Over Hair Colour
  • Glossing to Enhance Colour & Shine
  • Ombré, Balayage & Root Stretching
  • Colour Melting
  • Multi-Toning
The colouring process varies depending on your hair’s current condition and length, as well as the blonde style you want to create.  Because of this, prices can differ across individuals.  Book in for your free colour consultation prior to your appointment where we can give you a no-obligation quote.  You can also check out our price list to give you an idea of how much different styles cost.
The latest hair colouring products and processes enable us to be kinder to your hair as we colour it.  Our hair colour products from Paul Mitchell work exceptionally well even if you have sensitive skin, and your coloured hair will be left looking super glossy and shiny. We’d recommend that you try Niophlex to further protect your hair’s look and feel as we colour it.  Niophlex can be mixed with traditional colouring and bleaching formulas to strengthen damaged hair in just one treatment.  It bonds with your hair and adds moisture to give your hair enhanced colour, greater elasticity and shine. If you want to go even further to create gorgeous, radiant hair, why not try one of our products from MoroccanOil?  Its natural formula strengthens your hair with proteins and omega-3.  MoroccanOil is easy to use – you can add it to other treatments or, if you use it on its own, simply add a few drops to towel-dried hair and then blow dry or dry naturally. Click here to find out about the full range of hair treatments we offer at our Burgess Hill hairdressers.
We think all hair colours can be stunning here at Peewees, but as this article is about blonde shades, here are just a few reasons why you might like to join the blonde brigade!  Each and every shade of blonde has its own unique character.  Blondes are a brilliant way to add part of your personality to your hair, creating looks that range from innocent to sun-kissed beach styles to glamorous platinum blondes. Having lighter coloured hair also opens up a whole range of other exciting colours to play around with.  Temporary tints such as quirky pastel shades or bold fashion colours applied with hair chalks show up brilliantly on blonde hair, so you can almost try out a different shade for every mood and occasion. Blonde shades are as timeless as they are iconic – for decades, film stars from Marilyn Monroe to Cameron Diaz have been showcasing blonde styles.  In choosing to go blonde, you too will have the power to turn heads!
If you opt for an all-over shade of blonde, you’ll need to visit to our salon to have your root regrowth touched up every eight weeks or so.  Regrowth with highlights is far less obvious, but to keep your highlights looking great, you may want have a T-section cover-up approximately every eight weeks as well.  Balayage requires even less maintenance and you may not need to visit our salon again for 2-3 months or so.  At Peewees, we want to make it as easy as possible for you to fit your hair into your busy schedule, so we stock products to help keep your blonde hair looking fantastic from the comfort of your home.  One of our favourites is Colour Wow Root Cover-Up, which enables you to touch up any darker roots that may be starting to show.
In-salon treatments are a great stress-free way for you maintain a vibrant blonde colour.  Our products from Paul Mitchell allow you to sit back and relax at our salon while we extend the life of your blonde shade by removing any brassy tones and making the colour more vibrant. 
You can also rejuvenate your blonde hair colour by using the right hair care products at home. Professional colour-enhancing or colour-safe shampoos and conditioners are key if you want to stop your blonde shade from looking washed out or brassy.   Why not try Platinum Blonde Shampoo™ by Paul Mitchell?  This violet tinted, colour enhancing shampoo will bring out the best in your blonde hair and banish unwanted brassy yellow tones.
We’ve all heard horror stories about DIY hair dyes.  If this happens to you, there’s no need to panic!  We can transform your hair from disastrous to dazzling in no time.  Book in as soon as possible for a consultation so we can assess your hair and work on a plan to get your hair on the road to recovery… when we’ve finished, it may even look healthier than before it was damaged!  Find out more about our hair colour correction service in Burgess Hill here.
Call our salon on 01444 226983 or you can use our easy online booking system.  Don’t forget that our hair colour consultations are completely free and it’s also important that you come in for a quick allergy patch test 48 hours prior to any colour appointment.   We look forward to seeing you soon!
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