Balayage a French word meaning to sweep or paint. Your hairstylist will view your hair in much the same way as an artist would look at his canvass. Then in sweeping strokes color will be applied in sections to your hair.
Looking around you can see where the idea for this type of effect came from.
Mother Nature has many species of trees and plants that produce a natural balayage effect on their leaves. Or a strobe effect of different color veins running through their length. [Read more…]