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Our hair goes through many challenges as the seasons change, but none so much as those lovely curls you've been caring for all your life. If you've struggled with finding the right products for your curls, Signature Styles brings exciting new products to hair styling in Montpelier, VT from our exclusive Ouidad line. day spa in Montpelier

Specifically formulated and researched for curly hair of all types, this line of hair styling products is making a huge hit with our clients. Their hair has never felt and looked so good.

Choosing the Best Styling Product

As your go-to hair salon in Montpelier, VT, Signature Styles knows how difficult curly hair can be on a day-to-day basis. But, with our extensive training from Ouidad, we have conquered the struggle and can't wait to share it with you!

Here we highlight three of the most popular curly hair styling products that can keep your hair looking polished and beautiful. There are both gel and cream stylers in the Ouidad line that can provide any level of hold you desire. Let's take a look at these right now!

“I suggest using a cream if you want more of that soft, second-day hold,” says Jason Hallman, Senior Stylist at Ouidad’s New York flagship salon. “Use a gel if you want perfected, polished curls.”

If you prefer soft curls, or have dry hair that craves moisture, Featherlight Styling Cream is for you. “I suggest using it on damp hair, not soaking wet hair,” Hallman says. Its natural oils and humectants help to nourish and moisturize curls.

Humidity: It's every curl’s nightmare. That's because curly hair’s unique structure exposes its cuticle. When humidity gets in, curls expand wihair salon in Montpelierth unwanted volume and look frizzy, undefined, and dull. Our Advanced Climate Control® Featherlight Styling Cream defines curls and defends against frizz with ultra-light and pillow-soft hold. A special blend of lightweight humectants and natural oils (Meadowfoam Seed, Olive, and Soybean) nourishes hair while flexible styling polymers weightlessly define curls. Anti-Frizz Nano Technology with Sericin, a protein derived from silk, seals the cuticle to form a barrier that locks in moisture and locks out humidity. A dedicated UV filter helps protect against damage from environmental aggressors. The results: Soft, no-feel hold that won’t weigh your hair down. Frizz-free, consistently defined curls that last—in any climate.

For a smoother, more polished look that still allows your curls to move, choose a flexible-hold gel like our Advanced Climate Control® Heat & Humidity Gel. “I like to use this product on my clients who want more longevity from their hairstyle,” says New York flagship stylist Jessica O’Brien.

Our bestselling styler, Advanced Climate Control® Heat & Humidity Gel, gets you out of hair-raising situations. Use it to seal every strand, lock in moisture, and lock out humidity. Wheat Protein and pliable styling polymers form a weightless flexible lattice that expands as heat or humidity rises to hold curl definition without frizz. Our high-performance Anti-Frizz Nano Technology with a protein derived from silk seals the cuticle to keep essential moisture in and humidity out. A dedicated UV filter helps protect against damage from environmental aggressors.

The result: Flexible hold that won't leave hair crunchy, sticky, or weighed down. Frizz-free, perfectly defined curls-in any climate.day spa in montpelier

If your curls need more structure, or you live in a high-humidity climate, try our Heat & Humidity Gel – Stronger Hold formula. The additional hold helps define uneven curl patterns with more consistency from roots to ends.

When humidity gets in, curls expand with unwanted volume and look frizzy, undefined, and dull. Ouidad Advanced Climate Control® Heat & Humidity Gel – Stronger Hold transforms uneven curl patterns into consistently formed, well-defined and frizz-free spirals. Anti-Frizz Nano Technology seals the cuticle to lock in moisture and lock out humidity. A dedicated UV filter helps protect against damage from environmental aggressors. The result: Defined, shiny, controlled curls – in any climate.  (Original Article Courtesy Ouidad.com)

Signature Styles Brings Quality Products to Montpelier, VT

Signature Styles located in the heart of downtown Montpelier, Vermont strives to bring the best, safest and most effective products to our area. Our staff of fantastic stylists have worked hard to learn more and more about our exclusive products by attending workshops, trainings and hands-on experiences with many of the mother companies that produce these wonderful products.

We want to be your first choice in hair salons in Montpelier, VT and your pleasure in the results we achieve just for you is our goal. Call today to schedule an appointment for your curly hair needs. Gift certificates always available.

bridal services in MontpelierCongratulations! You have set the big day for your wedding. No matter when your special day is scheduled for, there   is still time to plan for your bridal party services in Montpelier. Brides-to-be have become enthralled with having their own bridal hair stylists available the day of the wedding to do their own hair and are choosing to provide this pampering service to their wedding party ladies, as well.

 In the past, wedding services were rather scarce and reserved for extravagant weddings. Today's Bride-to-be has so many  more options and services available to her to help make the most important day of her life go smoothly and stress free (well, almost).

 Bridal Services in Montpelier

bridal 01Signature Styles of Vermont is highly sought-after to perform wedding services at some locally famous destination locations including Mad River Barn, the Round Barn, and Skinner Barn all located in Waitsfield, Vermont as well as Top Notch Resort & Sugarbush Inn.

When you are planning on a wedding, hiring a top-notch bridal salon in Montpelier will keep everything going smoothly. Your wedding party, bridesmaids, Mother, and Mother-In-Law-To-Be will be pampered and feel very special to be included. Your hair will be perfect just as you had planned and without having to do fixes yourself.

Our bridal services in Montpelier include the following:

Bridal Consultations

Perform a trial run to ensure perfection for your wedding day.

Bridal Hair & Make Up $150.

Complimentary verbal consultation

Wedding Parties

Bride~formal styling including headpiece $100

Make up $50

Attendants~formal styling $70

Make up $40

Fees for offsite Weddings: $50 travel fee per stylist, $100 per stylist for Sunday or Holiday event.

Any questions or additional needs for your big day are welcome. Our stylists are thrilled to be part of your special day and providing you with expert hair and Bridal hair 1 croppedmakeup will keep you feeling like the beautiful bride you are. Our bridal services page  shows a wide selection of bridal hair styles that you may like.

Jessica Millett has just completed a Hands-On training on the latest up styles and trends for 2018. She can show you numerous styles and tips that will suit your personality, theme and personal style. Each Signature Styles stylist offers complete attention to detail and work with each of your wedding party members to ease their anxiety and stress over hair and makeup.

Bridal Party Service Benefits

Again, having your own personal bridal party services in Montpelier and surrounding areas can really make a huge difference to you and your wedding party. No one needs to worry about getting their own hair styled or make up down just right on their own. And no one needs to worry about a hair faux pas due to forgotten accessories, product, or not being able to get an appointment before the wedding.

bridal 03If you've been part of a wedding where bridal services are available, you know how enjoyable and relaxing the process is. Many times, the Bride-to-be and several of her party members are having their hair and makeup done at the same time. Chatting with each other as you are being primped and pampered eases tension, keeps the mood joyful, and the stress low. Much laughter can be shared along with sweet conversations.

Signature Styles in Vermont has been providing gorgeous Brides-to-be and their wedding party members with the best in bridal services in Montpelier. Your wedding day is the most important day in your life. You've worked hard to arrange the venue, outfits, wedding dress, meals, music, photographer and deserve the special services provided by our amazing and talented staff. May your wedding be all that you dreamed of and your future be as wonderful as you are. Contact Signature Styles in Montpelier to schedule your Bridal Consultation today!

 

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(From the Ouidad Blog) Ouidad Professional Jason Hallman Explains in his Blog post "How To Wash Your Curly Hair The Right Way"

Our hair suffers intensely over the winter months with all the heat and dryness we encounter daily. Signature Styles is the leading hair salon in Montpelier, VT and brings you some of the best styling and hair care regimens for curly hair through our Ouidad line.

Ouidad offers the finest fully researched and proven curly hair products available today. Their work to understand curly hair and its deeper needs has been an ongoing love affair for over 30 years. They know your curl intimately and regardless of pattern type or individual style, they have the product to keep your hair healthy, hydrated and happy.

Which Cleanser Should I Use?

“Choose a shampoo or co-wash based on the condition your hair is in,” Hallman says. “If your hair is dry, brittle, or damaged, go for an extra-moisturizing formula like Ouidad’s Ultra Nourishing Cleansing Oil.”

Determine the condition of your curls and choose products that will provide the results you are looking for.

Need to wash away buildup? Try a clarifying shampoo.

Want to control frizz? Opt for an anti-frizz formula.

Choose a cleansing or clarifying shampoo that is specific for your curl's type and condition. Tight/kinky curls do best with a co-wash regimen, while loose curls prefer a volume-boosting shampoo and conditioner combo.

“If most shampoos leave your hair feeling too squeaky clean and dry, try Ultra-Nourishing Cleansing Oil – it has fatty acids that cushion your curls, and it’s great for all curl types (even fine hair).” –Jason Hallman, Ouidad Curl Advisory Board

How Often Should I Wash My Hair?

clarifying shampooIt depends on your curl type. Loose and classic curls can lather up two to four times a week. Kinky curl types can co-wash weekly, and deep cleanse with shampoo once a month. Tight curls fall somewhere in between – shampoo or co-wash every few days to a week. A good rule of thumb: If your curls feel dry, try washing less frequently.That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t wet your hair.

“Rinse and condition more often; shampoo less,” Hallman advises. If you work out daily, rinse and co-wash your curls instead of shampooing every day.

How do I prevent tangles?

“Don’t shampoo in a circular motion, which tangles the curls,” Hallman advises. “Instead, use a gentle back and forth motion, and avoid bunching up your curls.” Massage your shampoo or co-wash into your roots, and work the lather down the mid-lengths and lightly on the ends.

If your curls are very knotted, carefully break up the tangles with your fingers before wetting your hair – but don’t dry brush your curls. “Because curly hair stretches so much, you’ll get less breakage if you detangle wet,” Hallman says.

What's The Best Way to Condition Curly Hair?

If you’re a loose or classic curl type, apply your conditioner from your hair’s mid-lengths to ends, “so you don’t weigh down the roots and create a pyramid,” Hallman says. If your curls are tight or kinky, you can condition closer to the scalp as well as through the ends.

Use your fingers to detangle as you distribute the conditioner, or if your curls are especially prone to tangling, comb through with a wide tooth comb or Ouidad’s Double Detangler.

Let your conditioner soak in for between two and five minutes (“the longer the better,” Hallman says).

If your goal is elongated curls, don’t rinse out all the conditioner – leave a light coating on the hair to add weight to the curls.

Signature Styles in Montpelier, VT

Hair salons in Montpelier, VT are not all equal. Hair stylists are dedicated to their profession, but no salon in the area has taken that dedication to the next step and beyond like the Hair Care professionals at Signature Styles have done. Our staff receives continuing training and professional education in using our spectacular products.

Signature Styles is an exclusive provider and salon featuring Ouidad curly hair products in Central, Vermont. Whether you need hair styling in Montpelier, VT, a make-up consultation, or specific products and advice on how to manage your gorgeous curls, we are here to offer you the best in the area.

Contact us today for your consultation or appointment. We look forward to meeting you. Gift Certificates are always available and an excellent present for that special someone this coming Mother's Day.

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Signature Styles feels that as one of the best beauty salons in Montpelier, VT, our mission has to be to bring our clientele the most up-to-date, safe and natural products available. Signature Styles has been constantly learning, improving, training and educating ourselves to provide the absolute best in hair, makeup, skin and nail treatments.

We are not simply a hair salon in Montpelier, VT. Our range of products that cater to different hair types (such as our Quidad line for curly hair), naturally safe makeup (think our Hyte and Alima Pure lines), along with our spa services is setting us well apart from other salons in the area.

What's New at Signature Styles

Once again, we have become a distributor for another amazing hair product line. New Plastic. This is a product that is sure to amaze you with results that last for months.

Who and What Is New Plastic?

New PlasticNew Plastic is the first to market hair smoothing system that contains 11 organic amino acid and that is formulated with natural & organic ingredients. It does not contain Formaldehyde, smell or odor, it does not burn or irritate the scalp and it’s 100% safe for all hair types, clients and professionals!

LePlatt Cosmetique manufacturing has been a leader in Brazil for over 30 years with a state of the art manufacturing facility of over 30,000 square feet. New Plastic is one of the newest revolutionary products created.

Frequent Questions

Is New PlasticTM a Keratin Smoothing Treatment?

No. New Plastic is a Non-Keratin smoothing systems that uses an Amino acid Complex that allows the product to provide long lasting anti-frizz effect along with straightening and shine. Keratin treatments may have challenges fighting frizz as it is a large molecule that can be drying.

What are the active ingredients in New Plastic?

Inca Oil, Glycolic acid, Lactic acid and other amino acids complete the all natural formula.

How long does New Plastic last?

New Plastic lasts between 12 and 16 weeks depending on lifestyle and maintenance.

An Innovative Cosmetic Hair Product with:

11 organic acids to ensure perfect smooth hair

Inca oil which is rich in fatty acids (Omega 3,6 and 9)

An extremely high level of antioxidant (Vitamins A & E)

Rich in protein and essential amino acids which are beneficial for hair that is highly treated

It leverages violet pigment and neutralizes yellow tones in the hair that underwent chemical process such as discoloration, reflexes, highlights or fuses. (Courtesy NewPlasticNorthAmerica.com)

NEW PLASTIC

Best use for virgin hair and/or mixed in with New Plastic Platinum for color treated hair

NO Formaldehyde

NO Smell or Odor

NO Burning or Irritation

It is 100% Safe

For all hair types, clients and professionals

NEW PLASTIC PLATINUM

Best for color treated hair mixed with New Plastic

NO Formaldehyde

NO Smell or Odor

NO Burning or Irritation

It is 100% Safe

For all hair types, clients and professionals

Hair Styling in Montpelier, VT

With New Plastic, hair styling here in our area has reached some new heights (or lengths as it may be). Our lovely staff stylists have been thoroughly trained and certified by a national educator from New Plastic North America. We are so very excited to offer this product and service to our clientele and new clients.

Frizzy hair that just won't settle down has met its match. New Plastic will change the way you think and feel about your hair immediately. Call us for your personal appointment to try New Plastic here at our beauty salon in Montpelier, VT. Gift certificates always available. We look forward to showing you how well your hair can really look!

Montpelier, VT is home to a true beauty salon that lives up to its name. Signature Styles not only offers the best hairstyles, manicures, pedicures and spa treatments but is one of the few recognized and certified “Green” beauty product retailer and consultation locations in Vermont.

Recently, Glennis Drew of The Bridge (November 16 – December 6, 2017 edition) wrote this article outlining the stupendous efforts and training received by the entire Signature Styles staff. Take a look below and read how this incredible group of stylists have taken their profession to the next level. All this spells out so many more options for you, your hair and your skin!

Signature Styles Offers “Green” Beauty Products (written by Glennis Drew)

team-02The owner of Signature Styles salon in Montpelier, Tess Onorato, and her entire staff (Jenn Lincoln, Brenda Brassard, Juliet Walker, and Jessica Millett) have completed training as ”Certified Ouidad Curl Specialists” through the Ouidad (pronounced “we— Dad”) product line. Ouidad products are specifically formulated for curly and wavy hair. They are offering free personalized consultations for clients with all types of curls, from wavy to kinky.

The salon, located in the covered walkway to the Capitol Plaza Hotel, was chosen by Ouidad as the exclusive retail outlet for their products in Central Vermont. Signature Styles carries the entire line of Ouidad’s gluten-free styling products, which were originally developed in 1985 and marketed under the name, “Curly Girl.”

While “gluten free” is not normally something associated with hair care products, Onorato stressed “Sixty percent of what goes on your skin is absorbed into your bloodstream!” For those allergic to gluten this is good news, said Onorato, “Without a doubt, our bodies are constantly exposed to many chemicals in our personal care products, home cleaners, and environment. And as women, we may be sustaining even more damage from toxins and chemicals. Our skin soaks in everything . . . the good and the bad. Soaps, lotions, makeup, lipstick, mascara, eye shadow, toothpaste, and hair-care products are known to harbor toxic chemicals. Yet no one does anything to ban or stop the use of such things. The FDA doesn't regulate the ingredients in cosmetics.”

Signature Styles is part of the current “green beauty revolution” taking place across the country. Before your mind goes to the wicked witch makeup from the Wizard of Oz, please be assured that the “green” reference is to all-natural products free of dyes, perfumes, and other chemicals, which, along with diet and exercise all contribute to the “green beauty” movement.

In addition to the Ouidad product line, Signature Styles carries Alima Pure organic makeup, manufactured in Portland, Oregon, along with Hynt beauty products and EcoBrow. All of these lines are plant- or mineral-based and use non -toxic, naturally derived preservatives.

Eco BrowHynt beauty products were developed by Meryl Marshall—the president and chief product officer as well as a breast cancer survivor—after Marshall searched for a carcinogen-free line of makeup using state-of-the-art natural formulations. Unable to find products that would make her feel beautiful while not introducing harmful chemicals to her skin, she developed her own.

Signature Styles offers a free Hynt all-natural, non-toxic lip gloss with any $49 makeup purchase.

Call Signature Styles at 229-2500 for a free consultation. Log on to SignatureStylesVT.com to see makeover videos using these high quality lines of natural makeup.

Beauty Salon in Montpelier, VT

It's not common that a salon garners so much attention and engages in ongoing training to bring better products to their clientele. Signature Styles hair salon in Montpelier, VT is going above and beyond to provide the safest and most effective products for you without compromising your safety.

As Tess indicated earlier, as women, our bodies are bombarded with chemicals all day long from many different avenues. Makeup and skin products are absorbed through the skin. So if there are toxins and chemicals there, then they are going into your body.

Take advantage of our experience and the fantastic “Green” beauty products we carry. Consultations available by appointment. Gift certificates always ready! Stop by or call us today for your private beauty consultation.

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Congratulations! You made it through the busy Holiday Season. Maybe a bit ruffled and exhausted from all the family get-togethers, office parties, local events and the incredibly cold weather we've experienced here in Vermont.

Right now is an excellent time to give yourself a bit of pampering and relaxation with us here at Signature Styles in Montpelier, VT. Our fantastic and professional staff are ready to help you get the new hairstyle you've been wanting, show you our line of exclusive hair products, introduce you to some of the beauty salon in Vermontbest organic and natural beauty products, and of course, make your visit here a very enjoyable and personal one.

Our Spa Services Include

Waxing

Lash Enhancements

Facials

Makeup

Each service can be combined with other services, if you so choose.

Our Waxing options are:

Eyebrow, lip or chin $12/up

Full Arm $40/up - Half Arm $20/up

Under Arm $15 - Back or Chest $45/up

Stomach $20 - Bikini $30

Full Leg $55 - Half Leg $35

Full Leg & Bikini $75 - Brazilian $50/up

Lash Enhancements

NovaLashNovaLash Eyelash Extensions by Jennifer

Award winning, healthiest professional lash system.

Individual synthetic extensions are bonded to

natural lashes using a pharmaceutical grade

adhesive. Choose a natural or more glamorous

look. Lashes grow and shed along with the natural

growth cycle of your lashes. Long lasting results.

Ophthalmologist tested. Our Technician is NovaLash

certified.

Lashes (Top) $150

Fills $55/up

Individual Lashes $35/up

Strip Lashes $25/up

We have several excellent Facial options:

European Facial

Our classic facial treatment begins with a careful evaluation of your skin, We start with a deep pore cleansing followed by a light massage of the face, neck and shoulders. Steam is then used, followed by gentle extractions. An appropriate masque is applied, followed by a refreshing clarifier. We finish with a nourishing moisturizer. Results - Instant!

$60 - add $15 for an Enzyme Treatment

Enzyme Treatments $45

Non-irritating~yet revitalizing! Great for exfoliation & deep pore cleansing. Leaves skin healthy and glowing! Includes cleansing, steam prior to Enzyme, followed by serums, and moisturizing.

Cocoa - sensitive, rosacea, or mature skin

Raspberry - normal, sun damaged skin

Citrus (Zymase) - thick, oily, sun-damaged skin (strongest of the 3 enzymes)

Professional Strength Peels $75

Peels are the most frequently performed esthetic procedure today. We offer a variety of medical strength peel in progressive strengths enabling the skilled professional to choose the appropriate treatment for your skin type.

Lactic Acid Peel

Suitable for most skin types~especially dry, sensitive, rosacea, or mature skin. Stimulates hydration while gently exfoliating.

Alpha Beta Peel

Ideal for combination, or acne-prone skin types. This new technology combines both lactic & salicylic acids for effective, yet gentle results.

Deeper peels available upon consult.

Oxygen RX Facial $90

Oxygen is highly effective in treating multiple skin conditions

Acne - improves acne by reducing redness, soothing inflamed skin.

Rosacea - controls bacteria associated with skin mites (prominent in clients suffering from rosacea) Calms redness.

Broken capillaries - minimizes broken blood vessels in just one treatment

Anti-Aging - topical oxygen stimulates collagen, soothes & firms the skin. Immediate results!

We begin with cleansing, gentle steam & appropriate enzyme treatment to prepare the skin. Oxygen RX leaves the skin firmer & more luminous after just one treatment!

We offer a personalized at-home skincare regimen to maintain and enhance the benefits of your treatments. 

hyntSignature Styles carries Hynt and Alima Pure Makeup for discerning clientele.  Don't forget our exclusive line of Quidad Curly Hair products!!

Make-up color matching and application available following all skin services.

As a leading beauty products retailer in Montpelier and the exclusive salon offering exquisite products, we know that your experience here will be one that transforms you in many ways. Hair salons in Montpelier often offer limited services and products. We learn everything there is to know about the products we sell and recommend. Often times, we attend educational hands-on workshops with the major product developers to learn how these products can help our clientele.

No matter the time of year, you deserve to look and feel your best. Call us today to schedule your personal consultation and appointment. Gift certificates always available for that special someone. We can't wait to meet you and show you how you can look and feel so much better. Let's get pampered!

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(From the Ouidad Blog) Winter has arrived and with it many of us suffer from more bad-hair days than not. Signature Styles, an exclusive provider of Ouidad Curly Hair products, has some excellent tips to help keep your hair in beautiful condition through the winter months.

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There is such a difference between the warm, moist air of summer and the cold, dry air of winter. You probably noticed your curly hair beginning to dry and look frizzy as the cooler, drier fall weather settled in. But now? Ah, dryness is everywhere from outside to inside. Heaters are on which dries the air, you may be using heat diffusers to dry your hair before going outside, and just like our skin, the dry air pulls the moisture right out of us.

The Problem: Styling and Care Products are Not Equal

As the weather changes, so does your skin and hair's moisturizing needs change. Frizz happens for different reasons depending on the environment, weather, and products. The hair products you were using during the summer to prevent the summer frizz are NOT the ones you want to use in the winter.

We have a complete line of retail beauty products in Montpelier and are incredibly pleased to exclusively offer Ouidad to our clientele. Ouidad is the industry leader in the research of hair products specifically tailored to curly hair needs.

The Fix: Moisturizing Styler

Just like your skin craves a creamier moisturizer during the cold months, your curls might benefit from a more hydrating regimen. Try a cream formula like Advanced Climate Control® Featherlight Styling Cream. Its special blend of lightweight humectants and natural oils (Meadowfoam Seed, Olive, and Soybean) deeply nourishes curls, while silk-derived Sericin protein protects against frizz. (Courtesy Uuidad.com)

The Problem: Dry Curls + Wet Weather

You may think that your hair washing and shower routine would provide ample moisture to your hair. Unfortunately, as your hair dries out from the heating and outside lack of humidity, your hair will try to gather moisture from other environments like the wintry mix outside. This does absolutely nothing for your hair but leaving it more Ouidad curly hair products frizzled and undefined.

The Fix: Deep Conditioner

Keep curls hydrated by treating your hair to a deep conditioner once or twice weekly. Curl Recovery™ Melt-Down Extreme Repair Mask works for all curl types, and leaves hair restored and nourished. Between treatments, use an anti-frizz conditioner like Advanced Climate Control® Defrizzing Conditioner to keep curls moisturized. (Courtesy Ouidad.com)

The Problem: Heat Damage

Unlike during the warmer weather when you can wash and head out the door, winter is not so kind. There is nothing worse than running outside with wet hair into sub-zero temperatures. Ice does form!

So what do you do? You pull out that hair dryer (ouch) or spend more time with your diffuser. Heating, blow drying and further damage from hot tools result in making hair more frizz-prone and damages the cuticle of each hair by weakening it.

The Fix: Heat Protecting Primer

heat sprayTo protect your curls (and still stay toasty), add a moisture-boosting primer to your routine. Advanced Climate Control® Detangling Heat Spray helps prevent heat damage so you can diffuse worry-free. Mist it all over wet hair before applying your gel or cream styler. (Courtesy Ouidad.com)

Don't Let Winter Wreck Havoc on Your Curls

Our staff recommends Ouidad products for your curly hair needs and look forward to showing you exactly how the products work. When you are looking for hair salons in Montpelier, remember that Signature Styles is the exclusive provider/retailer of Ouidad fine hair products in Central, Vt.

Don't let winter wreck havoc on your hair! Call us today for your hair care needs. Gift certificates are always available.

Ouidad Curly Hair Products exclusive vendor in Central, Vermont

At Signature Styles in Montpelier, Vt. Our mission and deepest desire is to stay at the cutting-edge of hair care and style trends in order to provide our clients with the most enjoyable experience in the area. Our latest training was to attend the Paul Mitchell Hair Camp. Paul Mitchell is one of the most well-known names in the hair hair salon in Montpelier Vt care industry with an intense eye to the future and what women really want in today's styles and trends.

The entire team of stylists attended Paul Mitchell Hair Camp 2017 in Manchester NH Oct 23, 2017. The theme for this years' hands-on workshop was "Beautifully Undone". In addition to learning the newest in haircut trends for Fall '17 we experienced new upstyle techniques, as well as the latest in hair painting and highlighting application. On October 30, we hosted an in-salon private training with Sue Torrence, educator for Paul Mitchell systems.

Live models were recruited from the Montpelier area, and enjoyed receiving their choice of 2 variations of the new "shaggy layered" look.

The Shaggy Layered Look is Creating Waves

We totally enjoyed the opportunity to learn hands-on techniques at our salon with Sue Torrence. The newest hair trend, the Shaggy-Layered look, brings back a whole new softness and appeal to many women all across the world. Several local ladies participated and turned their locks into a whole new look that accentuated their faces, style and personality. We are the cutting-edge hair salon in Montpelier. We invite you to join us and receive the look you want and deserve.

Before and after photos depict some of the results and we are pleased to provide these for you. Pictures can speak volumes.

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Hair Painting and Highlights – Oh My!

Techniques in our industry are constantly changing, evolving and improving. Highlighting and hair painting is another sure fire way to express your personality and improve your enjoyment and appreciation of your hair and look. Highlighting produces such a gentle and elegant change to the look of your hair and softens the look with carefully and expertly placed highlights. Gone are the days of brash frosting and poor color.

The products we use offer the very best in results without the fear of harsh chemicals or loss of color. Hair painting has become another fun and easy method to make changes that are appropriate for special occasions, a newer stand-out look,or just for the fun of it.

Our stylists can offer you great advice as to color choices, location of the color, and can professionally apply the newest in hair painting techiniques to give you the look you are dreaming of.

Up-Styles Are Always in Style

The holidays are coming and of course all those special occasions throughout the year where you may want to do a nice up-style that provides the elegance and softness needed. Our recent training at Paul Mitchel Hair Camp provided us with some awesome up-style techniques and new ideas that we are excited to show you.

We believe that every woman deserves to feel beautiful for special occasions and confidant and gorgeous every day. Your hair is one of your greatest assets and you are sure to desire a staff and salon that takes you personally and tailors a look just for you. We are not cookie-cutter stylists. We look at you, your facial shape and your lifestyle to help you choose the most appealing and comfortable style that works for you.

Our extensive training in today's trends and best products on the market is one of the main reasons we are a sought-after salon in Montpelier, VT. Signature Styles is Montpelier's "go to salon" for the latest in trends for haircuts, color, and upstyle techniques. Schedule your personal consultation appointment today!

Gift certificates always available and would make perfect Holiday gifts for that special lady in your life!

Ouidad Curly Hair Products Supplier in Montpileir Vt

Curly hair can be difficult and unmanageable without the right tools and products. In the past, many women have turned to denying their naturally curly hair by straightening those curls in an effort to tame them. The results have been less than stellar as hair is sensitive and becomes dry, dull and damaged from excessive use of poor quality products (shampoos and conditioners) and over drying or burning.Signature Styles Your Ouidad Curly Hair Products Consultants in Montpileir Vt

Today, with so many new products and technology, naturally-born curly heads can embrace their uniqueness and enjoy a new freedom that doesn't include burning your hair. Signature Styles Salon in Montpelier has the answer for you!  We are Central Vermont's exclusive retailer for this coveted line!!!

Retail Beauty Products in Montpelier

Here in Montpelier, VT we are somewhat removed from the hustle and bustle of the large cities and it can be hard to find salons and stylists that take their profession seriously and who can bring quality products to you.

Signature Styles Salon is one place that you can trust to bring out the absolute best in your appearance. Our commitment to high-quality products for hair, skin and makeup makes us stand out above all the rest. Our stylists are exclusively trained in all aspects of personal care for our clients. Each new product line we bring in has been carefully evaluated to be sure we are providing you with the best items available that will be good for your skin and hair, plus look tremendous on you.Ouidad Curly Hair Products Consultants in Central Vermont

Curly hair has not been forgotten. With our newest opportunity to bring you even more extraordinary products, we have been appointed an exclusive provider of Ouidad curly hair products. This means you can now get the absolute most out of your hair and keep it beautiful all day long.

Ouidad was founded in 1984 and the first salon was opened dedicated to curls and offering women the freedom to embrace endless options and envious texture to their curly locks.

Curls are unique individuals. Each one is different and has its own internal structure which controls the shape and flow of your hair. Ouidad developed a signature line of products that complement each style, because every curl deserves the exact regimen that will make it happy and healthy.

We are so excited to share Ouidad products with you. We have watched first-hand how Ouidad can change a tired head of curls into a vibrancy you may not have seen for years. Our mission works to empower women to appreciate their uniqueness and love their own beauty.  We are so excited about this incredible line of curly hair products that our staff is ready to present you with complimentary product consultations.Signature Styles in Montpelier Central Vermonts Ouidad Curly Hair Products exclusive consultants

The stylists at Signature Styles are thrilled to be working with this new product and are ready to show you just how much difference in can make in your awesome curls. Stop straightening, tugging, and hiding your beautiful curls. Let us introduce you to the products that will work best on your hair and give you an amazing feeling of enjoyment and happiness in how your hair should really feel.

Walk ins are always welcome, though for your personal introduction to the Ouidad products (or any of our make up/cosmetic options) we do recommend you call ahead for your personal appointment. Reach us at (802) 229-2500 and we will get you scheduled at a time that is convenient for you for a free consultation on our Ouidad Curly Hair products line. Gift certificates are always available.  Call us for an appointment today!!

From the Alima Pure Blog: 

(From the Chair: 3 Cream Concealer Application Tips)

Cream concealers can be a blessing and a curse, especially if you do not know the hows and whys of the products. Once you know how to apply a concealer properly, the mystery subsides. At Signatures Styles you can experience the excellent coverage and clean makeup from the renowned Alima Pure line of chemical free cosmetics.

Alima Pure provides minimal ingredients for maximum impact. Our products are never tested on animals and are made from the highest quality natural materials that will enhance and nourish your skin.

In the Spotlight Today – Three Cream Concealer Tips

Our makeup artist shares three of her favorite tips for making the most of your Cream Concealer. It wears beautifully over Smooth + Prime, and under Satin Matte Foundation, Liquid Silk Foundation, and Pressed Foundation.

1. Turn Up the Heat

"The natural oils and waxes in Cream Concealer are most effective when the heat of your skin warms them up a little bit. They blend more easily, and they cover more Alima blog 2smoothly. Gently swirl your finger in the pan to warm the formula, then apply with a brush or your fingertips."

2. Make Triangles + (Parentheses)

"For a brighter complexion, apply Cream Concealer over dark circles along the orbital bone, downward from the inner part of your under eye area along the side of your nose, and then blend gently to make a triangle. You can also apply a small amount on either side of your nostrils, and at the sides of your mouth, making the shape of parentheses. Be sure to blend well with your fingers or the Concealer Brush for a noticeably brighter, but natural finish."

3. Light Layers =  More Effective Coverage

"A lightweight layer of concealer tapped directly onto the blemish with a fine-tipped brush (we love the tip of the Concealer Brush or the Ultra-Fine Liner Brush) helps to minimize redness without drawing attention to the area with excess product. To set your concealer, add a light layer of pore-blurring Satin Finishing Powder to even your complexion and help your makeup last longer."  (Courtesy AlimaPure.com)

Concealer First, Then Foundation

There’s often a debate about whether to apply concealer before or after foundation. It makes sense to use it before your foundation in order to base fill those difficult areas. You want the dark circles r blemishes to be evened out before applying foundation.

Finish with Loose Powder

Using one of our exquisite loose powders over the top of the concealer helps to set it in place and goes one step further to even out skin tone—especially under your eyes.

Choose One Shade Lighter

When choosing a concealer, go about one shade lighter than your foundation. Then apply your foundation and dust with a translucent powder to finish. Less is always more, so don't get heavy handed with applying any product. 

Signature Styles Carries Alima Pure Cosmetics

As the selected exclusive Alima Pure retailer in Vermont, Signature Styles welcomes you to experience the mineral based cosmetic lines up close and in person.  Our superbly trained and professional staff of stylists here can help you feel amazing! 

We believe that skincare makeup needs to be nourishing, gentle and reliable.  It needs to bring out your best features and provide all-day coverage.  A huge confidence builder!  Call or stop by for your personal introduction to Alima Pure cosmetics. 

Signature Styles is the premier retail beauty products retailer in Montpelier and we are so excited to share this wonderful line with you!  Call us today at 802-229-2500 to make an appointment.  Remember, Gift Certificates are always available.