5 Summer Hairstyles We Love

Our clients are always asking us what the best hairstyle to wear in the summer is. While it’s tempting to throw your hair in a top knot everyday, we’ve rounded up 5 hairstyles that’ll make you look forward to doing your hair in the morning (even when it’s 90 degrees out)! 1. Boho Braid This…

Social Media’s Calling This the New It Hairstyle of the Summer

You’ve seen the name floating around on social media—”Octopus Buns,” coined as the new on-trend hairstyle of the summer. Byrdie and Stylecaster tote this trend as the easy way to do your hair and head out the door this summer. In case you’re wondering what exactly it is, it’s just a trendy name for a messy…

What Your Hairstylist Wants You To Know About Inspiration Photos

Our Creative Director Eric Hauck has always talked about the importance of face shape when getting a haircut. One of the biggest trends we see are clients coming in with a photo of a favorite celebrity’s hair wanting to mimic the look. But what all stylists want you to take into account is face shape. If…

Our Favorite Instagram Hairstyles of the Week

It’s no secret that Instagram is our favorite source for hair inspiration. Whether it’s a cool new hair color that we want to try out on our clients, or an amazing braid that we want to try out on ourselves, the ‘gram is our favorite source for all things hair related. To give you some inspiration for your…

Our Favorite Looks from the 2017 Oscars

Tonight’s Academy Awards brought us some seriously amazing beauty and hair looks. The trend of the night seemed to lean toward Old Hollywood glamour with Emma Stone and Emma Roberts both rocking the look. On the other hand, celebrities like Olivia Culpo and Jessica Biel decided to opt for pulled back hair to emphasize their amazing gowns….

Do Your Eyebrows Have To Match Your Hair Color?

As stylists we always get asked questions about matching your eyebrows to your hair color. It used to be that matching your hair and your eyebrows was the only way to go, but current trends have made this obsolete. What’s in vogue now is having your eyebrows darker than your actual hair color, like model…

This Is the New Rose Gold

2016 was all about rose gold. Whether it was the Instagram filter or the sunset-esque hair color, there’s no denying that this rosy hue was a favorite for hair stylists and clients alike. While this trend is still gaining momentum, 2017 has brought on a new twist. Instead of a rose tone, this year it’s all…

What’s the Biggest Hair Trend of 2017?

Byrdie.com is one of our favorite sources for all things hair and beauty and to kick off 2017, they’re predicting what the top hair color trend will be. Have we kept you in suspense long enough? It’s called tigereye and it’s a golden brunette shade that has stylists sharpening their balayage technique. If you love the…

Creative Color With Kristin

Here at Mitchell John Salon we’re always challenging ourselves to try something new. Whether it’s a new layered cut or exercising our creative color skills, we believe the key to being a good stylist is to keep challenging yourself. Going with this theme, Stylist Kristin is always one to keep experimenting with color. With her own purple locks,…

6 Hairstyles We Love From NYFW

From Altuzarra’s lady-like curls to white frozen hair at Fenty x Puma, there was no shortage of inspiring hairstyles on the fall runways this year. While there were countless styles we can’t wait to recreate, we’ve narrowed down our top 6 favorites below: Prabal Gurung’s Romantic Ponytail Hair stylist Anthony Turner created this disheveled twist on a rolled-edge ponytail…

All About Braids

Braids have been around since the beginning of time. From the ornate beaded braids of Ancient Egypt to the simple, side-swept braids that are ever so popular today, this versatile hairdo can be worn a variety of ways. Whether you’re styling cornrows, a french braid, or are using them to get the perfect waves, we’ve outlined…