Hair care tips for coloured hair

Hair care tips for coloured hair

It is estimated that over 70% of women colour their hair, so it is very important that we all know how to keep our dyed hair looking vibrant and shiny - AND full of colour. Unfortunately, colouring your hair also makes it more porous, which means it...

Changing with the Seasons

Changing with the Seasons

  Each day we feel at Just Us Boutique Salon and Spa that we help our clients change with our salon and spa services. Having dedicated seven wonderful years to this location, we decided that it was finally time to embrace change  and give our little place...

What Makes Us Different

What Makes Us Different

If you have just discovered us, I welcome you to our blog and hope to see you in our boutique salon/spa soon!  To those who are already familiar with us, you have already become a part of our family and are always welcomed. Have you ever felt while on one...

Fight Hair Static

Fight Hair Static

Fight Static Electricity In Your Hair! It’s that dreaded time of year for your hair - static! Why is this happening? Well in the winter the air is more dry allowing electrons to build a negative charge on your hair strands. Now they all want to repel each other - this...

Pedicure for your Men, and little Men

Pedicure for your Men, and little Men

With the warm weather HERE and summer sports in full swing I thought I should share this story.  A few months ago I brought my step son into my salon for a pedicure.  He’s 10, and to be honest his father and I had slightly neglected his toes over the winter.  His dad...

Is Lash and Brow Tinting right for me?

Is Lash and Brow Tinting right for me?

Is lash and brow tinting right for me? Last years bold, thick eyebrpw trend is here to stay for 2016!  A well-groomed brow has thte power to grame your face and enhance your features.  Full brows instantly give your face a more symmetrical appearance, but who wants to...

Balayage, Foils, Lowlights. What should I ask for?

Balayage, Foils, Lowlights. What should I ask for?

I'm noticing in the salon a lot of people are confused as to what hair painting exactly is. They're not sure how it differs form the traditional foil highlights they've been seeing done in the salon for years and years. It's always nice to have options so let's make...

What does Your Skin Need?

What does Your Skin Need?

How To Better Understand Your Skin  Our skin changes with each passing season, with fall in full swing we will see that our skin needs to be analyzed differently.  The best time of day to analyze and determine our skin type is in the morning in a clean rested state. ...

Before Just Us – On Our Way

Before Just Us – On Our Way

My time in Toronto was amazing!   Magazine, television, management, event planning, contests, you name it I experienced it all.  I worked HARD, and within 6 months I went from new girl to salon manager.  My parents and teachers were right HARD WORK paid off.   One of...

Before Just Us – The Beginning

Before Just Us – The Beginning

It’s been over 20 years since I started out in this wonderful industry of Hair Design, Cosmetology, Hair Styling, Hair Dressing, or whatever you wish to call it.  I consider myself very lucky that I fell into my passion.  As a teenager I gave my parents many...