Category: Greg Saumure

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…


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…


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…


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…