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the Cost of All Over Hair Color

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$ 75
Apr 2008
Long Beach, California
Wonderful service at hair salon  more... close row
$ 70
Mar 2008
Anchorage, AK
Darker hair color  more... close row
$ 40
Feb 2008
Scottsdale, AZ
Man regrets dying hair at wife's request  more... close row
$ 95
May 2008
Monticello, AR
Salon color much more natural looking than home color  more... close row
$ 75
May 2008
Memphis, Tennessee
From blonde hair to red  more... close row
$ 28
Oct 2007
Clinton, NC
Red hair coloring and great service  more... close row
$ 45
May 2008
Hickory, NC
Going from black to blond hair  more... close row
$ 75
Feb 2008
San Diego, CA
Advice welcomed on hair color  more... close row
$ 15
Jun 2007
Milwaukee, WI
Cosmetology student chose perfect hair color  more... close row
$ 75
May 2008
Seattle, Washington
Various shades of red makes hair look natural  more... close row
$ 150
Apr 2008
Nashville, TN
First time hair color turned out well  more... close row
$ 65
Apr 2008
Ansonia, CT
Discount hairdressing salon does good color  more... close row
$ 110
May 2008
Chicago, Illinois
Recommended shade turned out well  more... close row
$ 200
Apr 2008
San Bruno, CA
Long hair turned out beautiful after being colored  more... close row
$ 65
Sep 2007
Ft. Washington, MD
Professional hair color applicaiton  more... close row
$ 200
Jul 2007
Glendale, AZ
Hair pre-treatment added to price  more... close row

Description of service

I was aging and had had my hair colored in a salon a few years ago, but then decided to do it myself. As a matter of fact, the hairdresser gave me instructions and told me what products to use. So I did it myself for a few years. But then I noticed the coverage was not so good anymore and I decided to go to a salon to have it done. I found a really good salon through the help of friends. I inquired as to the cost of the color and was told they couldn't give me a firm quote until they saw the condition of my hair. They did say that they thought it would be in the $70 to $100 range. When I went to the salon, the hairdresser said they needed to pre-treat my hair first before they colored it because it was very coarse. I questioned them, but I thought they knew best! After all the pre-treatment and the coloring was done, I told them I didn't think that the gray was enirely covered. They felt that was the best they could do.


Review of Service

I feel like I was taken advantage of. I don't think my hair really needed the pre-treatment. I think they just did this to make money. Since I had previously colored my hair myself, I thought that I knew what needed to be done. I just think they could have used a better product to achieve better results. I will try another salon next time and hope for better results. I had used a semi-permanent color and the salon used a permanent color. I don't know if this was the problem or not.


Tips

Make sure you know who is going to be working on your hair. Ask questions before you even set an appointment. Know what the cost is going to be up front. If you don't agree with them, go to another salon.


$ 75
Apr 2008
Ashland, Ky
New hair color before vacation  more... close row
$ 100
Apr 2008
Sequim, WA
Hair color turned out perfect  more... close row
$ 35
Mar 2008
Sparta, NC
Hair color and style  more... close row