It's important to know what you want and what suits you. What if you are not sure what you want? Wouldn't it be great to have a hairdresser who is willing to listen and work with you to achieve that look, that air of confidence? What do you yearn to get from your hairdresser? These are things you need to ask yourself when searching for a new and good hairdresser. You want to make sure they care about your hair.
What to expect from a good hairdresser
Years of experience and knowledge working with different hair types. afro hair, European hair natural hair, relaxed hair, hair extensions, hair colour. Its not necessary that your hairdresser to be a pro at all types of hair but having an understanding of different areas will help him or her give you that professional finish. The most important thing is that he or she knows a lot about your hair or a specialist in you hair type or the service you wish to have one.
Proper hygiene practices.
Open to new ideas and up to date with latest trends and
Willing to advise and carry clients along at consultation and during the hair process.
After care and support.
A consultation is important as this is the stage where you can tell your hairstylist what you want your hairstyle to look like, any issues you have had in the past. What hair extension method or treatments are best for your hair. Its also a time to meet this person whom you will be trusting with your hair
Its is important to be able to express yourself and any issues you have about your hair. this is important to make sure you are both on the same page through out the process.
The consultation either over the phone or in person, sets the pace for how your hairstyle will turn out. If you feel uncomfortable at this stage, its better to keep looking.
The most important thing is having someone willing to listen to you and whom you are comfortable with. Before making the move, please make sure you have seen work they have done and not stock photos. Recommendations by friends, family and coworkers go a long way to help you find that hairstylist of your dreams. Happy hair hunting.