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R+Co at V Collective

This week's feature is R+Co. We love that everything about it comes from an understanding of the brand as a whole. The packaging is a reflection of their unique perspective on haircare and hairstyling. Designed with style and in remembrance of an emotion or attitude.  What we love about these products is that the fragrances are natural, but not wild. The formula is revolutionary. They are a preservation and advancement of their knowledge of hairdressing. If you are looking for a brand that represents you, R+Co is the one to beat. If you are looking to test out the products, we're holding...

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Goldwell color class!

[caption id="attachment_21133" align="alignnone" width="768"] Goldwell before photo[/caption] [caption id="attachment_21126" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Felicia & Alexa[/caption] [caption id="attachment_21137" align="alignnone" width="768"] After photo![/caption]...

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Fall color and beyond the beachy waves!

David's latest fall photo shoot is all about enhancing what you have, not changing it! Very natural, with no grow out. Color technique: Balayage. Products: Crown scalp scrub with Sunset Boulevard shampoo and conditioner. One prep spray to comb through followed by Aircraft for blowdrying. Death Valley dry shampoo at the root on dry hair for volume. Styling technique: Flat iron pushing the hair upward and bending while tapping to create a finger wave pattern. Save...

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Summer Shoot

Although it seems like summer is winding down and we may find ourselves longing for fall fashion, us San Diegans know that summer is here to stay through November.  So, how do we transition from summer to San Diego fall?  Change your hair!  The LOB (long bob) is not going anywhere anytime soon.  Let us take you from "Beachy Waves" to "Beachy Chic."  We love the look and how it expresses a modern and effortless style. Photography:  Sarah Layne Photography MUA:  Makeup by Monica Higdon Clothing/Accessories:  Vocabulary Boutique Hair/Styling:  Tina Valencia Save Save...

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3 Different takes on the top knot or how you should wear your hair for spring.

  If you have long hair and you’ve been wearing the top knot, we have 3 alternatives to keep you ahead of the hair game. After watching most the shows at New York Fashion Week,  I was most inspired by the Anna Sui show with the “Minnie-Mouse”  buns.  It showcased a half up-half down, cute yet edgy style.  Longing to recreate this look in a shoot with our newly launched R+Co products,  I’m blown away by what I find in my inbox a week later.  Low and behold, it’s an email from R+Co describing Garren’s look for the Anna Sui Show...

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Introducing our newest stylists

Introducing our newest stylists, Skylae Johnson, Omar Coronado and Kayli Singer.  When our long time friend and trusted industry leader recommended Skylae to us, of course we said, "yes!"  Omar went to cosmetology school with Tina, so that was a no-brainer since they go way back when...

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