When it comes to styling, sometimes less is more. We’ve discussed the importance of salon sales and recommending products to your clients and while well-stocked shelf can bring hair joy, sometimes you have to stick with a single option to suffice. Based on budget, space, or simply lifestyle, clients may not be able to commit to a full hair care range from start to finish. For some, getting a sufficient shower in the AM can be a struggle with work schedules and school drop-offs. What you’ll want to start to discuss with your clients are long-term solutions.
Adding a few key products and switching in and out favorites based on season and what style they’re looking to achieve this season. Whenever clients grace your chair, give them a few product picks to go home with but make sure to distinguish one from the other. That way, if they can only take a single product home, they know it is the right choice! Keep reading for a few of our favorite suggestions!
All-In-One Treatment & Styler - One United
One United All-in-One Multi-Benefit Treatment Spray goes above and beyond to take care of hair with 25 amazing benefits. Ranging in ability from increasing manageability, providing heat protection, fighting frizz, preventing split ends and creating a silky smooth finish. This is an obvious choice for most clients who are looking for a complex product and a simple routine. After cleansing and conditioning the hair, simply spritz throughout strands and comb through. From there, clients can either air-dry their hair or complete their desired styling routine.
Texturizing Spray - Triple Dry 15
If your client is just starting to dip their toes in the texture pond, this is a perfect place to start. The great thing about Triple Dry 15 is its duality! As a texture spray, it creates effortless texture while also acting like a little pick me up hairstyle’s when it’s needed most. Its medium hold factor adds a bit of control while also allowing for flexibility. Whether clients have a natural texture of straighter strands, they’ll be able to step up their style with airy volume without any residue. One of our favorite ways to use it? Finish off beachy waves with a spritz and a tousle and head out the door!
Color Shampoo - Color Extend
Color Shampoo and Conditioner is a must for color-treated hair. If your client colors their hair – whether permanent, demi, semi, of highlights – it is imperative to communicate them the importance of a shampoo and conditioner system specifically for color treated hair. Not only are color clients more susceptible to damage, but their color can also quickly fade if they aren’t using the proper system. Harsh water, sun, and styling can easily affect color, Color Extend Magnetics, Color Extend Blondage and Color Extend Graydiant are our top picks for your clients. Color Magnetics is great no matter what shade they are while Blondage is perfect for creamy blondes and highlighted brunettes and Graydiant is made specifically for platinum blondes and icy silvers – natural or stylist-made.