Sacramento Salon GS HAIR has moved

Sacramento Salon GS HAIR has moved Sacramento salon GS HAIR has opened a new private studio.  We are located in the modern building at the corner of Fair Oaks Blvd. and Fairgate Drive.  We’re in the two-story suite at the end of the building down Fairgate. We have a two-story suite, but our studio is…


Spring 2016 New Client Special

Spring 2016 New Client Special A special offer for GS HAIR for new clients. This offer good for new clients only. Limited time offer. Spring 2016 New Client Special expires 3/30/16. Hair Cut & Hair Color for $100 (Regular price $135) Can also be used for $150 for Cut/Color/Highlight (Regular price $200) Call today to schedule your Spring…


What Is a Master Stylist?

What Is a Master Stylist? We see this a lot.  Here’s the take-away right up front.  The designation ‘Master Stylist’ is useless without knowing the criteria behind it.  We watched countless hair stylists who were unable to meet GS HAIR standards, leave in a huff and put the ‘Master Stylist’ designation on their business cards because…


Keratin Straightening Fallout

Keratin Straightening Fallout Here’s what they won’t tell you We were re-stocking our Keratin Complex Hair Straightening formula yesterday.  This stuff is like liquid gold.  I asked my rock star hair husband if there were any less expensive products that produce the same results?  I got the ‘Greg’ look.  While not averse to saving money,…


KCRA 3 A-List Sacramento’s Best Salon

KCRA 3 A-LIST Sacramento’s Best Salon KCRA 3’s A List contest to be Sacramento’s Best Salon is a phenomena that came along shortly after we opened our Carmichael location in 2006. Being nominated and winning BEST Salon in Sacramento in our first year open was exhilarating. As we became more astute marketers, we quickly figured…


What is Balayage?

What is Balayage? by GS HAIR Sacramento hair salons all talk about Balayage.  Ok, so what exactly is this fancy word all about?  And why are Sacramento women clamouring for it?  Balayage simply is a French word that means “sweeping” a reference to how haircolor or highlights are applied for a natural look.  The secret behind these seemingly…


Why I Love Long Hair

Why I Love Long Hair By Greg Saumure Owner & Master Stylist GS HAIR Why I love long hair.  Well most hairstylist’s ruler is off. What I mean is, you ask for an inch cut, they take a foot. Horrified, you never go back to the salon. I don’t blame you. Stylists seem to think you…


Age Reversing Salon Makeovers

Age Reversing Salon Makeovers Age Reversing Salon Makeovers now available at GS HAIR.  Greg does 10-Years Younger Hair Make Overs, just like the hit show on TLC!  Now, we don’t, nor have any of us ever worked on the show, but we are HUGE fans!  The samples above are from the hit show on TLC and…


Hair Color by Sacramento’s Best Stylist

Hair Color by Sacramento’s Best Stylist by Greg Saumure , Master Stylist & Colorist GS HAIR Hair Color by Sacramento’s Best Stylist.  Are you using the same hair color? I get this question a lot.  Are you still using your same color line?  And yes, I’m still using Colorly.    It has been my standard source…


Thinning Hair Solutions

Thinning Hair Solutions by~Casey Saumure / Owner’s Wife GS HAIR Thinning hair solutions are available.   This is my own personal journey. Traveled with my super rock star hair husband.  And it’s rough, so buckle up.  This is not for babies.  But here’s the good news.  I made all the mistakes for you so you…


What happened to GS HAIR?

What happened to GS HAIR? A cautionary tale of Salon Economics We closed GS HAIR on June 17th, 2014.  A lot of people keep asking us ‘What happened?’  We didn’t show the normal signs of decline.  Our phones were ringing.  Our clients were happy.  We built a great reputation and a great name for ourselves.  So what happened to…


Intern Hairstylist Jobs

  Sacramento Salon GS HAIR Sorry, no Intern Hairstylist Jobs at this time. Sacramento Hair Salon GS HAIR 2398 Fair Oaks Blvd. Ste 9, Sacramento, CA 95825 (916)838-4642 iText We specialize in precision hair cuts, hair color, long hair, Balayage Hair Color Service, Hair Hi-lights, Hair Low-lights and Thinning Hair Solutions.  We also have a…


Keratin Complex on Sale at GS HAIR

Keratin Complex on Sale at GS HAIR By Sacramento Salon Owner, Casey Saumure Keratin Complex is on sale at GS HAIR.  Summer vacations bring frizz to most of us.  Stop the battle this year and save time by treating yourself to a Keratin Complex smoothing treatment.  Keratin Complex will eliminate the frizz while retaining your…


When is it time for a hair color change?

When is it time for a hair color change? by Sacramento Salon Owner Greg Saumure Color is undoubtedly my most popular service.  Only through 30 years of color service on clients can you really begin to answer every question.  The recent obsessive popularity of #thedress debate (white and gold or black and blue?) showed us how…


Sacramento Salon GS HAIR

Sacramento Salon GS HAIR Sacramento Hair Salon GS HAIR 2398 Fair Oaks Blvd.Ste 9, Sacramento, CA 95825 (916)838-4642 we text We specialize in precision hair cuts, hair color, long hair, Balayage Hair Color Service, Hair Hi-lights, Hair Low-lights and Thinning Hair Solutions.  We also have a large men’s haircut following.  Sacramento Hair Salon -GS HAIR’s…


Coloring Your Hair During Pregnancy

  Coloring Your Hair During Pregnancy The question every color addicted pregnant woman wants to know the same thing -“Is coloring my hair safe for my baby?”   Hyper-vigilant in our pregnancies, we’ve heard the age-old rumor that claims hair color to be harmful to a growing fetus. Baby Center reports that there is limited evidence that…


Vidal Sassoon – Graduate VS. Training

Vidal Sassoon – Graduate VS. Training by Sacramento Master Stylist – Greg Saumure / Vidal Sassoon Graduate, Santa Monica Vidal Sassoon Graduate VS. Training.  I used to hear this frequently in interviews.   “I am a ‘Vidal Sassoon’ Stylist”  Great, which Academy did you attend?  “I attended in Sacramento.”  I immediately knew they took an Advanced Training Class through a partner…


Why does my hair color fade?

Why does my hair color fade? Expert answers from Sacramento’s best salon. By Casey Saumure / GS HAIR Why does my hair color fade?   I am asked this question frequently.  (Though not often by our salon clients.)  So I’ve compiled my list of top 6 reasons hair color will fade. Inferior Color Lines.  Whether chosen at…


What is Ombre Hair?

What is Ombre Hair?  Sacramento’s Best Salon Explains by Casey Saumure What exactly is this Ombre Hair fascination?  And when I Google it, why do so many different examples come up?  Ombre Hair is easily one of the hottest local trends in hair color.  When it was new, everyone was trying to replicate it.  And the…


Revitalash’s Gayle Brinkenhoff Dies at 57

Revitalash’s Gayle Brinkenhoff Dies at 57 I found this notice finishing up a blog article that included information about Revitalash.  We often explain that Revitalash was created by a man whose wife was suffering from the effects of chemotherapy and radiation, as a result of breast cancer.  Sadly she lost her battle in July 2013. …


Jobs in Sacramento’s Best Salon

Jobs in Sacramento’s Best Salon Jobs in Sacramento’s Best Salon will be harder to come by.  GS HAIR closed our Carmichael, CA location on June 17, 2014.  Greg Saumure, Owner of GS HAIR is now located at 2398 Fair Oaks Blvd.Ste 9, Sacramento, CA 95825. We are in the modern building on the corner of…


Sacramento Hair Extensions

Sacramento Hair Extensions  Recommendations from Sacramento’s Best Salon Sacramento Hair Extensions have never been so beautiful or affordable.  Hair extensions can add length, volume, thickness, and color to your hair. There is a lot of information on the market regarding hair extensions. They can generally be categorized by installation method. You want the best and longest lasting…


Booth Rental Hair Stylist Jobs

Booth Rental Hair Stylist Jobs No booth rentals available at this time. Sacramento Hair Salon GS HAIR 2398 Fair Oaks Blvd. Ste 9, Sacramento, CA 95825 (916)838-4642 iText We specialize in precision hair cuts, hair color, long hair, Balayage Hair Color Service, Hair Hi-lights, Hair Low-lights and Thinning Hair Solutions.  We also have a large men’s…


Moroccanoil®

Moroccanoil ® Moroccanoil ®  The miracle oil.  Never greasy or sticky. We believe in it so much, we add it to every color service we do, at no charge to you. Moroccanoil® began when their co-founder, Carmen Tal, was traveling in Israel. After a color service that left her hair badly damaged, a friend brought…


My Hair Extension Diary

My Hair Extension Diary What are hair extensions really like? by Casey Saumure – Salon Wife My Hair Extension Diary Day 1 After a long day of work, I stop by a friend’s salon to give her a ride home. The salon’s extension guru drags me into her chair to put a few ‘samples’ on…