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For Perfect Hair Volume & Bounce We are quickly approaching the end of the year. Undoubtedly, everyone is gearing up for an unusual holiday season. For the most part, many of us will be holding very small and quiet gatherings, perhaps virtual celebrations will be in place this year. Either way, we still want to look our very best, and nothing says happy festive mood than beautiful revitalize voluminous hair.  We turn to hair stylist Valerie Hyams for answers on how to achieve the perfect hair bounce this holiday season. In fact, as a Kérastase ambassador, Valerie showed us how the new Chronologiste line is the hair savior we’ve all been waiting for!  Model: Samantha Kumiko Photographer: Riccardo Piazza  “I absolutely love the new Chronologiste line. It is one of the most versatile hair care lines I've ever worked with. It is designed to revitalize the hair from scalp to ends. The results are mind blowing bounce, volume and gorgeous shine.” Valerie Hyams, Fabio Scalia Brooklyn Heights Chronologiste by Kerastase What makes this collection so special?  “The ingredients used are what makes this line a game changer. In fact, Chronologiste is formulated with Hyaluronic Acid, Vitamin E, and Abyssine.”  Can you explain in layman's terms?  “Absolutely! Hyaluronic acid moisturizes and hydrates both the scalp and fiber. Next, vitamin E works as a protector from external aggressors. Finally, abyssine is the invigorating agent that regenerates the hair fiber and results in that bounce we all crave” What is your favorite product from the line?  “Without a doubt the Pre-Cleanse Regenerant. Because of the charcoal, it purifies the scalp and removes all impurities. Admittedly, amazing hair cannot happen if you don’t pay proper attention to the scalp. It’s the root of everything!”  Apply for thermal protection and complete frizz control Final Results Model: Samantha Kumiko Photographer: Riccardo Piazza  Drop a comment below, and book your next appointment by clicking right here. 

In our last blog post we talked about what makes for a successful hair salon visit. A good salon visit leaves you feeling beautiful and reinvigorated. The hair diagnosis is the most crucial step of the salon consultation.  Why is a hair diagnosis important?  The whole idea behind a hair diagnosis is for the stylist to determine the best course of action to address the current issues you are experiencing with your hair and scalp. At Fabio Scalia salons, our aim is to provide a personalized hair care regimen that is unique to your hair concerns.  Is hair diagnosis just another fancy word for a salon consultation?  Good question! A hair diagnosis is much more thorough and comprehensive. During a diagnosis the hairdresser will take a closer look at your scalp and hair fiber. Furthermore, it lets the stylist determine what are the most appropriate and beneficial treatments for you, as well as the right products for you to use at home.  Photos by Riccardo Piazza The Final Results Hair Styling by Samantha Gradilone in our Brooklyn Heights salon Photo by Riccardo Piazza Think about this next time you visit the salon! Drop a comment below, and book your next appointment by clicking right here. 

Have you ever wondered what designates a successful salon visit? For starters, a good hair stylist will always ask, 'how does the haircut make you feel?' A good hairdo should never feel overpowering or overwhelming. On the contrary, a good haircut makes you feel bold and empowered. In times of COVID, wherein mask wearing has become a prerequisite for stepping outside, the importance of the hairdo as an identifier has soared. We find many clients asking for a haircut that makes them recognizable, even while wearing a face mask. A great example is Anna Wintour and her iconic bob. The hair style has become not only a staple of her unique style but an instant identifier in a social context.  "After months of lockdown, I find many of my clients are feeling much more daring and willing to try out new things when they visit the salon"Giuseppe Bicceri, Fabio Scalia SoHo A good hairdresser recognizes the subtle and unique traits in a client. They use these observations as the starting point to create a hairdo that not only looks good but most importantly that feels authentic to the person.  Think about this next time you visit the salon! Drop a comment below, and book your next appointment by clicking right here. 

Fabio Scalia salons is happy to introduce Mirian Lima. Mirian is a New York based hair artist. She recently joined our SoHo salon. We are very excited to share with you some of her work and inspiration.  The level of experience Mirian brings to the Fabio Scalia brand is plentiful. With 27 years of experience under her belt, it is safe to call her a veteran in the industry. For Mirian working in a hair salon that prioritizes education is the best way to stay current and up-to-date with trends and techniques.  “Working within a salon has many advantages. I’ve gained so much insight and knowledge from working closely with a team that is as passionate about hair as me. We experiment and learn together, share classes and education resources. We support and assist each other. It’s a great sense of community!”  The most rewarding part of her job is making her clients feel better than when they first came in. Mirian understands the power a transformation can have on a person’s entire outlook. She loves giving her clients that boost of confidence. “The look on their face after a makeover it’s priceless!”  In terms of specialization, Mirian is a hair artist, she does it all and her loyal client base is proof of her versatility. Furthermore, being Dominican, Mirian understands the relationship women of color have with their hair. Thus, she draws enjoyment from working with ethnic and textured hair. She is adept with keratin treatments and her true passion is color. She uses different techniques and shades and aims to create a most natural look.  Mirian Lima is available for bookings in the Fabio Scalia SoHo salon. Located at 311 W Broadway New York, NY To book an appointment call 212-343-0523 or click here to book online. 

Fabio Scalia is thrilled to welcome Veigas to our SoHo salon team. Veigas is an incredibly talented hair stylist that has been working in the hair industry for the last ten years. I sat down with her to chat a little bit about all things hair. “As a hair stylist you must not only understand what your client wants, but in order to deliver that you must first gain a clear view of their lifestyle, personality, attitudes, interests, the way they carry themselves. These are all the things I like to find out before creating a look for someone.”  For Veigas, being a good listener is a requisite to become a successful hair stylist. She agrees, "the consultation is the most vital part of the hair salon visit." It is during consultation that she is able to delve into the world of the client. Her determination and drive is fueled by inspiration. Her own professional experiences have taught her that education feeds inspiration. Thus, Veigas is a strong believer in the power of constant education. She emphasizes that remaining ahead of the curve and on top of trends is what sets apart the top hairstylists from the rest. Veigas is available for bookings in the Fabio Scalia SoHo salon. Located at 311 W Broadway New York, NY To book an appointment call 212-343-0523 or click here to book online. 

For the last couple weeks, New York City residents have been slowly resuming their lives. For many, visiting the hair salon falls at the top of the priority list. However, for many people leaving the house is still a source of anxiety and hesitation. If you are one of those people who has chosen to stay home for the time being, this blog post is for you! Because staying home shouldn’t mean neglecting your hair care.  We’ve previously discussed the incredible Kerastase Fusio-Dose in-salon treatment. Fusio-Dose is well known for providing an instant hair transformation that you can see and feel. For many clients getting a Fusio-Dose treatment is a must when visiting the salon. But, did you know that your hairdresser can customize a 4-week at-home regimen specifically made for you?  Fabio Scalia salons carry the Fusio-Dose Homelab. This box kit includes 4 doses of booster and 4 doses of concentrate. Mix the booster and the concentrate and voila you have a 4-week regimen that will nourish your hair and leave it completely transformed.  Tailor-made for you The boosters and concentres are prescribed by your stylist. According to Kerastase there are about 20 customizable solutions for every hair needs! So whether your hair lacks density, nutrition, strength, shine, brilliance, texture, etc. the Fusio-Dose Homelab can help you restore the quality of your hair.  Normally, the stylist assesses the condition of your hair in the salon and chooses the treatment blends that are best suited for you. However, in order to cater to those clients that are at home, we are currently offering virtual video consultations with a Fabio Scalia stylist. Once the stylist determines the best blend for you, we will ship your Homelab box to you. Check out the video below that shows you how easy it is to use at home.  https://youtu.be/nniVkIqJN6o Schedule your appointment with us todayFabio Scalia is an upscale hair salon in SoHo and Brooklyn Heights. We offer services such as haircuts, styling, balayage, coloring and extensions.

We know there are hard times right now during the quarantine and limited access to your favorite self care is not making it easier.That's why we asked our Fabio Scalia Stylists of easy tips and tricks you can do at home to avoid hair breakage, make it grow longer and keep that hair hydrated and shiny. 1. How To Avoid Hair Breakage Kérastes Genesis series offers an simple four step treatment that makes your hair rejuvenated again.Step OneCleanse with Bain Hydra Fortifiant shampoo to gently remove sebum build-up and pollution particles while caring for the lengths. Repeat one time.Step TwoUse Masque Reconstituant hair mask to deeply nourish and reinforce lengths against hair fall due to breakage from brushing. Leave it in for 5 minutes.Step ThreeUse the Daily Serum Fortifiant hair serum to boost hair's resilience to hair breakage from brushing. Apply 4 pipettes directly to scalp in sections and massage.Step FourApply Défense Thermique heat protectant before blow-drying the hair and massage through the lengths to protect from heat and ease styling. 2. Take Your Vitamins Nutrafol is an award winning vitamin line of products specially curated for hair growth, strength and health.All vitamins is focused on a specific area and you can see which ones you need by taking their quiz here. 3. Hair Masks Now is the time to invest in hair masks that will hydrate and heal your hair from the inside, we have picked out three of our favorites. For frizzy hair we recommend Kéraste's Maskeratine hair mask, one of its key ingredients are Morpho-Kératine that coats each hair fiber with a restoring uniformity and solidity for perfectly smooth hair. For very damaged hair you have to try Kéraste's Masque Therapiste that restores your hair with the key ingredient Gluco Peptide that enters the deepest layers of the cuticule to strengthen existing hair and stimulate growth. And last but not least the most common treatment, colored hair! For colored hair we recommend you to use Masque Chromatique that multi-protecs your hair deeply and nourishes your hair to protect and prolong color vibrancy for a healthy and shiny hair color. Schedule your appointment with us today Check out the video to see the process in action. If you have any questions please drop a comment below!Fabio Scalia is an upscale hair salon in SoHo and Brooklyn Heights, New York. We offer services such as haircuts, styling, balayage, coloring and extensions.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JTqO-REpKR4 You have long and healthy hair but in the mood for a change? Let us help you! Balayage is a freehand highlight painting technique that creates a soft and natural sun kissed touch towards the end. It is a perfect glow up if you are in the mood for a glow up or minor change with your hair.Why Balayage?If you are in the mood for a glow up that doesn't need that much maintenance balayage is the perfect move. It grows out beautifully because your roots already match your top head shade, this means you can also wait longer between appointments if you want your hair to rest from coloring.How do you maintain a Balayage?Always ask your stylist at Fabio Scalia for hair care advice and they will guide you to what hair care products you should use for your hair. If you feel for a glow up, you can always come in for a gloss to give you your shine back! Schedule your appointment with us today Check out the video to see the process in action. If you have any questions please drop a comment below!Fabio Scalia is an upscale hair salon in SoHo and Brooklyn Heights, New York. We offer services such as haircuts, styling, balayage, coloring and extensions.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z0MJBi5b3IQ In New York City time is always a factor, and our hairstylists understand how difficult it can be to balance your work life and your dating life. Thus, we believe a good hair salon acts as a sanctuary for their guests. Come in to one of our locations in SoHo and Brooklyn Heights, escape the bustle and noise of the city, and get the perfect blow dry for your perfect date night glow up. In addition, get that precious self care time you've been craving. Fabio Scalia salons offer a range of different hair care treatments that are easy and quick add-on services to your date night blow out. Our personal favorites right now are Kerastes' Genesis Treatment for hair fall caused by over styling, the magical Fusio-Dose treatments to instantly transform your hair and The K-Water Treatment for the ultimate date night glow! Now you might wonder why we think a blow out is the ultimate pre date night ritual, well:• You get 60 minutes to slowdown for yourself• Beverage of your choice always!• You'll leave with a rested mind, perfect hair and ready to sweep your date away! Book your appointment now, thank us later! Schedule your appointment with us today Check out the video to see the process in action. If you have any questions please drop a comment below!Fabio Scalia is an upscale hair salon in SoHo and Brooklyn Heights, New York. We offer services such as haircuts, styling, balayage, coloring and extensions.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ys1LjkLgrxM Summer is around the corner and the most popular transformation for the season is to go for brighter hair. What we often tend to forget is that going too light too fast will always compromise the integrity of your hair. Hence, for this week's blog we listed 4 Steps that will help you get to bright and healthy hair without the damage.1. Go to a professional hair coloristTo get that perfect hair color is an art of chemistry. A professional hair colorist that actually knows what they are doing and have experience is of the utmost necessity. Furthermore, a professional hair colorist will always conduct a detailed consultation and will take into consideration the current state of your hair. We can never stress enough the importance of a thorough consultation. 2. Plan aheadDepending on how light you want to go with your color, it is always recommended to go lighter in stages, rather than doing a complete drastic transformation in one sitting, which will undoubtedly damage your hair. Lightning your hair progressively will keep your hair healthy and strong. Remember that good things takes time!3. Routine moisturizing treatments are a must Every time you color your hair it's very important to conduct routine hair treatments to keep your hair healthy and moisturized. At Fabio Scalia salons, we offer hair treatments and masks that address all types of problems. Some of our favorites are Kerastase's K-Water Treatment for glow or the Fusio-Dose for rich moisture and strengthening the hair fibers. 4. Use the right productsAfter care products for colored hair are so important to maintain your color and your hair healthy. Our stylists at Fabio Scalia will always help to guide you toward the right products you should use for the best result for your hair. Schedule your appointment with us today Check out the video to see the process in action. If you have any questions please drop a comment below!Fabio Scalia is an upscale hair salon in SoHo and Brooklyn Heights, New York. We offer services such as haircuts, styling, balayage, coloring and extensions.