New Cancellation Policy and Service Menu Descriptions

By on February 15, 2018 in Products |

Dear Friends of Halo, We have thought long and hard on how to improve not only your experience but also that of our staff, and starting February 15th, 2018 we bring some changes to our policies and procedures. All these changes provide well–defined standards and definitions that will allow our stylists to better do their job and help you understand exactly what to expect of your appointment. These new policies work to perfect Halo’s already excellent on–time record. Over the past year we have seen an increase in client no–shows, which, as a small business, has serious repercussions. Our staff loses valuable appointments and our clients have fewer chances to book at the last minute. Thus, we have decided to change our cancellation policy. Cancellations within four hours of your scheduled appointment or a missed (no–show) appointment will now be charged 50% of the appointment’s service(s) value. Each client is now required to have a credit card on file, which will only be charged in the event of short notice or a missed appointment (this is in line with almost all other blow dry bars across the US and overseas.) If you do not have a credit card on file when you are booking your appointment, you will be prompted to enter one. The original concept of our blow outs was a simple one: an amazing shampoo experience and a fabulous blow out using round brushes and hair drier in just 45–minutes. Hot tools like curling irons (Party Curls) and irons for straightening hair (Give It To Me Straight) need far more than 45 minutes. To allow for more time for your stylist to create these styles we have made the following changes: • Party Curls — $69 / 1 hour • Give It To Me Straight — $69 for the first hour and $15 for each additional 15 minutes We are also announcing an Extensions Blow Out as new item to our menu. In order to have plenty of time to best work with your hair extensions during blow out we have increased the service to one hour. Look for a new service called Extensions Blow Out when booking online. The price for this service will be $69....

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New Client Models

By on January 29, 2018 in About Halo, Hair, Products |

Halo Stylists Irma and Cherice get to work on models for our photoshoot. Cherice gave model Kate our “Pretty Please” Fabulous Blow Out. And Irma gave model Meghan a messy bun up-do. We are so lucky to be able to work again with Lisa DeNeffe Photography. Lisa’s team has the “halo look”...

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NEW YEAR’S SHIMMER – From Jane Iredale

By on December 27, 2017 in Products |

4 – 3 – 2 – 1 – shimmer! Our partners at Jane Iredale with tips for a dazzling new year. For luminous skin… Mix Golden Shimmer Face and Body Lotion with Smooth Affair Facial Priner and Brightener, apply to skin then layer with foundation.  The shimmer peeks through just enough! For an on-trend metallic look… Peaches and Cream Bronzer and the JI White Fan Brush.  Spritz the brush with one of our hydration sprays.  Then apply along tops of cheekbones. For a sophisticated glow… Apply White/Pink Highlighter Pencil directly to the high bones of the face – tops of cheekbones, brow bone, cupid’s bow, and center of nose. For a bronzey glow… Mix Golden Shimmer Face and Body Lotion with equal parts Tantasia Self Tanner and Bronzer.  Apply anywhere you wish! HAPPY NEW...

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Jane Iredale Magic Mitt

By on October 2, 2017 in Products |

Now at Halo!  Uses nothing but water to remove every last trace of makeup while leaving skin’s natural protectors in place. Also, removes fingerprints from glass, crystal or camera lenses, removes fabric stains, cleans vegetables and jewelry! Learn how to remove make up with the Jane Iredale Magic Mitt: Your browser does not support the video tag or the file format of this...

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“Hair and Makeup Courtesy of Halo”

By on October 2, 2017 in Hair, Products |

The Halo Team recently had the pleasure of working with Gentry Magazine and shoot coordinator, Hope Patricia Daly, on a feature article on Fall Runway Fashion – ON TREND. We made the cover! What a beautiful look… Here’s the entire article. More of our hair and make up work and the beautiful models, “notable women behind the San Francisco 49ers Organization.” Our Team from Halo Palo Alto did a beautiful job…   Thank you to everyone...

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