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Five Winter Hairstyles for Women

Tues, 22 Sep.

Winters are around the corner and so is the time you finally upgrade your hairstyle and adapt it according to the changing weather. Winters bring with them harsh weather, icy winds and heavy clothes. Hence, since almost everything, from climate to clothes, change when the season shifts, there is also a demand of altering hairstyles. The article the follows identifies five amazing winter hairstyle for women that consider the requirements and needs of a woman during the colder part of the year.

  1. Double Dutch Braids
    Women are all familiar with the trouble of having the cruel winter winds blowing their hair in all possible directions, especially across their faces. Even though this is something that has been heavily romanticized by the entertainment industry, it is not even the least bit of practical. Moreover, most of the women do not even like having hair across their faces. If you are one of those, this hairstyle is just for you. The way to attain this look is to braid your hair exactly like you braid French knots. The only difference is to weave the strands underneath one another. To begin with, part hair in the center, and then start braiding to achieve a symmetrical look.
  2. High Pony Tail
    Winters are days of turtle necks and big fancy scarves. If you are one of those who like to flaunt the look of their high necklines, high pony tails are just for you. Tie your hair into a high knot, and spray a shine spray along the roots of your hair to add dimensions.
  3. Side Braids
    Side braids are always one’s go to option when one is running late/ out of time for something. These are classic and trendy, and never out of fashion. The only thing that needs to be remembered is the fact that side braids are all about the details you add. The more polished your hair looks, the better. For that, try matting your hair using powder, before tying your hair into a braid.
  4. Side Parted Hair With Twists
    If you wish something elegant for the day, this is your go to hairstyle. Hair parted to one side, twisted and pinned is sure to give you the stylish yet graceful look you were yearning for. You may even rock this style with a floral headband adjusted right next to your twist.
  5. Low Side-Ponytail
    A simple low ponytail set on one shoulder, with any stray hair properly pinned, gives you the right look for office meetings or formal family gatherings, all the while ensuring that your neck area remains warm.
David Sanderson
MyCuts Founder

Four Amazing Marketing Tips for your Salon Business

Tues, 14 Aug.

All businesses need a concise and an effective marketing plan to reach out to their potential customer base. A salon business is no different, marketing is very important for a salon business to be successful in this competitive world. Marketing is really about how you become innovative and attractive to your customer base. The following blog highlights four amazing marketing tips for your salon business:

Managing your Online Business:

The marketing world now revolves around the website of your business. Your salon needs a website that is friendly and captures the imagination of your clientele. A marketing strategy can easily be built around your website as you can run Facebook or Google ads which can really help you out in creating awareness of your brand as well as getting a lot of clients. Managing your online platforms is important as most people are spending a lot of their time on social media platforms. Hence, it becomes important that your salon has an online presence on sites like Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram. Once you enter the world of social media, you will find plenty of ways through which you can market your salon.

Another good option in terms of marketing your product can be that you can hire a social media expert who handles all the queries and marketing plans. This will definitely help you out in ways you can’t even imagine!

Offer Discount Deals:

History tells us that discount deals work pretty well within a business. People are always looking for ways to save money and maybe it’s the right time you start giving out weekly discount deals. This can also be used a marketing tool where you can try and engage a newer customer base. Maybe you can offer a 10% to 25% discounted rate on returning customers as well. There are just countless ways through which you can include discount deals in your marketing strategy. Birthday discounts is another form of discount rate that you can offer your returning customers. Believe us, you might think that the other person is busy on their birthday but when they see this discount, we’re sure that they won’t be able to resist.

A Mobile App:

Having a mobile app is definitely something that your customers would love! Create an app that consists of all the information of the different kinds of beauty solutions that your salon offers. However, the main reason why an app is vital for your business is because of the fact that it allows a customer to book their slot in the most convenient way.

Video Marketing:

No one really likes to read stuff these days. Visuals are the best way through which you can send out a message. A video might just be the perfect tool that you can use to create engagement. In the video maybe you can highlight the services you offer, the features of your salon and why it stands out from the rest.

David Sanderson
MyCuts Founder