23 Jul '12, 1am

Karen Cheng's Fashion and Life » Blog Archive » Balayage at Head Studio

Karen Cheng's Fashion and Life » Blog Archive » Balayage at Head Studio

Last year, I was hankering to do something different with my hair – I wanted a balayage style, but I didn’t have time to research the style, research a salon, and organise some time away to get it done. Finally for my birthday last week, I decided, yep, it’s time for a hair change. Balayage (pronounced BAH-LAY-ARGHE) (as in garage or mirage) is a highlighting technique where the lightening agent is painted freehand onto the hair. It’s when there’s a gradient from dark roots to light tips. Lots of people also call the effect ombre (pronounced OM-BRAY), which refers more to a two-tone colour change, and less of a slow gradual gradient effect. And you can use the word ombre to describe a colour tone change in clothing, accessories, textiles, painted surfaces. Whatever you call it, done badly, it looks like bad regrowth. You could look like some scary rocker chick. Done superb...

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