Category: GS HAIR

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,…


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…


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. …


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…