Here are a few things you may like to know about the Balayage hair technique.
What is Balayage?
Balayage is a French word meaning to sweep or to paint. It allows for a sun-kissed natural looking hair colour with softer, less noticeable regrowth lines. The principal idea being less is more when creating soft, natural looks.
How is Balayage Applied?
Balayage is applied on the surface and not saturated through the section until the very tips, otherwise you would have a streak of colour that isn’t very soft at all. The balayage pieces should be very close and fine at the root, leading to a thicker highlight at the ends of the hair.
What makes is better than regular hair colouring?
It can be applied in a way that is custom to your overall look, a good balayage expert will be able to place the colour to suit your skin tone, lighting up all your features.
Does is require a lot of maintenance?
It actually requires very little, it grows out very naturally so you don’t end up with a regrowth lines allowing you to wear it much longer between appointments.