Monday, April 11, 2011

Ready for Summer With My Ombre Highlights!

This past Saturday, I had decided to take the plunge and go lighter. I wanted to be summer ready and got my ombre highlights. I'm officially a quarter blonde.

See after the jump for more pictures!

with Kim Siojo, the hair stylist behind my awesome Ombre highlights

I was a little worried the getting Ombre highlights might be a little too "wild" for me, but I really liked how it turned out! Kim did an awesome job making it look as natural as possible. I told her that I didn't want my tips to be too yellow or orange and had expressed my concerns of my fear of frying up (after a manic episode after a salon visit with a different stylist). She was very attentive and examined my hair carefully. She told me what she's going to do first before proceeding. I love how she styled my hair that day too! I wish I can keep her with me to do my hair all the time. In the end... my tips are dusty blonde/caramel color which is what I had in mind. Even my mom really liked it, and she's kinda hard to please when it comes to my choice of hairstyles.

I looove my new hair! It definitely brightens up my face much more. And it's a great change from my normal black hair.

If you're ever in the Santa Clarita, CA area, check out Shannon Hair Salon in Valencia and look for Kim! Let her know I sent you!

Shannon Hair Salon
25377 Wayne Mills Pl
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
(661) 799-7272

FTC: All services were paid by me. This is not a sponsored post, and as always these are my honest thoughts.


  1. I love the ombre highlights on you!!! Your stylist did a fabulous job! You're making me want to lighten my hair, haven't done so in years! & love how your hair is so flowy & bouncy!!

  2. Oooh! I like the way your hair turned out! I've seen a lot of bloggers out there getting ombre, but I think the 1/4 blonde really works on dark hair the best! It looks GREAT!

  3. Your hair is so pretty! Love your ombre highlights!

  4. Your new color looks gorgeous on you!! It looks so healthy and has lots of volume too, jealous! Share how you styled it/products used! =)

  5. gorgeous!! im about to get my done on monday but so nervous (and a bit slow for summer, almost over) but this has encouraged me even more

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