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The holiday season is here, and your social calendar is probably filling up with various parties that friends, family members and coworkers will be hosting over the course of the next couple months. With all of the upcoming holiday parties you have on your schedule, you will need a few go-to holiday hairstyles to keep your look fresh and festive. Here is a guide with just a few of the trendiest holiday hairstyles in Palatine, IL for you to consider this season: High ponytail: If you want to highlight the contour and definition of your cheekbones, pulling your hair up... View Article

Long, Disney-princess eyelashes are something that many of us wish we could have—and thanks to eyelash extensions, we can, no matter what kind of lashes we were born with. They’re a great way to make your eyes pop, and may even cut down on the time you have to spend on makeup application. Not only that, but it’s a nice way to treat yourself to an affordable luxury. When you’re ready for your own eyelash extension installation in Palatine, IL, make sure you stop by Claude Thomas Salon & Spa. Our licensed eyelash extension technicians can make you look and... View Article

With pumpkin spice lattes comes pumpkin spice hair color season. As the weather cools and the leaves turn color, women are opting for rich, warm autumnal tones to take their hair from summer to fall and beyond. Changing up your hair color is a great way to complement the fashions of the season. At Claude Thomas Salon & Spa, we can help you achieve your ideal fall balayage hair colors in Palatine, IL. Read on for some of our new favorite, trendy hair colors—and if the names make you hungry, you’re not alone: Golden honey: Using balayage to add this... View Article

When the weather changes, our clients start going dark—in terms of their hair color, that is. There’s something about the fall and winter that makes many of us turn to a more dramatic look. Deep reds and plums are topping the 2019 fall hair trends in Palatine, IL, and we think they’re colors that can carry you straight through spring. When deciding which new shade(s) might be right for you, it’s important to take into account your skin color and tone. There’s a red and plum for every person, but what looks good on your best friend might not be... View Article

Creating highlights in your hair is a great way to lighten up for spring and fall, add rich caramel tones for fall or even blend your grays in with your natural color. Many salon colorists rely on foil highlighting, which is the most widely-used method of blonding. However, foil highlighting doesn’t just involve slapping some bleach onto your hair and wrapping it in kitchen foil—otherwise, why pay an expert when you could achieve the same results at home? (Spoiler: you can’t.) Professional colorists train extensively so that they can make your hair look as flawless as possible. Whether you’re looking... View Article