We are so excited to announce that David will be taking appointments at La La Luxe! With over 5 years of experience at his previous salon in New Jersey, David is ready to take his creativity and artistic flair to all of you ladies and gents in RI (and beyond)! David is highly trained in the Jack Dessange French Cutting system as well as advanced cutting and styling courses with Sexy Hair artist, Emiliani. He also trained with French artist, Raphael Pierre where he learned to style and create updo’s that were featured in New Jersey editorial shoots and magazines. David’s coloring, highlighting, balayage highlighting and corrective coloring skills are deeply rooted in the systems of Pravana, Goldwell and Wella.  David is trained in all areas of R+Co product knowledge and can recommend products that are easy to use and styling tips that are easy to try at home.

Getting married? David LOVES weddings…His styles have graced the ceremonies and receptions of many brides in NYC and Philadelphia.

If you’re ready for a style and color that is classic, sexy, versatile and fashion forward, then David is here for you. Get a new take on your hair…Isn’t it time you made a change? Call the salon at 401.383.3797 or book online here.

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Looking artfully disheveled has become an obsession in the beauty world. We pay good money to have our hair color appear grown out, strive to create styles that look like bedhead, and like our makeup ever-so-slightly imperfect. How delightful it is to receive a hair compliment, then casually reply with, “Oh, these textured waves? I slept on them.”

It’s safe to say that looking like you don’t give a s..t has become a trend. So much so, one could argue that the most provocative beauty statement you could make right now is to show up without a hair out of place. This may be why many of the spring 2016 runway shows featured just that: the return of “done” hair.

Hairstylists at DVF, Balmain x H&M, Victoria Beckham, and more sent models down the runway with hair that looked like it took time, effort, skill, and a range of products to achieve. Could this be the end of gym hair as we know it? I’m all for it!

Below are 3 styles that I am obsessed with and a list of the products and how to use them so that YOU too can look polished and pretty for Spring!

Over-The-Top Volume At Balmain X H&M:

A more affordable Balmain wasn’t the only thing to come out of the collaboration that rocked the fashion world this year. Models at Balmain x H&M’s show wore big, side-parted curls that screamed “rich-girl hair.” Cop the look using RandCo Park Ave Blowout Balm to blowdry. Set dry hair with large rollers and spray on a heavy dose of RandCo Outer Space Hair Spray….remove rollers and brush out with a soft brush. Side part it and then finish with a heavy application of Vicious Strong Hold spray from RandCo. Voila! You’re good to go!

The Return Of Pin Curls At Diane Von Furstenberg!

The hair at DVF was inspired by a ’70s photo of Von Furstenberg herself that showed a rare occasion when she let her curls go free…And we all know she has killer hair. The secret to copping the look? Pin curls. When I want to achieve this look, I curl small sections of hair with a 3/4-inch iron, pin them to the scalp, and allowed them to cool. Use a little RandCo Outer Space on those small sections.This technique works on any texture, from straight to curly, as it helps to both create and define pristine ringlets. Remove the curls and brush out gently…You want to keep some of the bounce. Finish off with some RandCo Foil (an anti-humidity and anti-static spray that is fantastic for shine and separation)

Chic, Deep Waves At Carolina Herrera…

For this look, stylists created waves at Carolina Herrera’s show by using a curling iron in a unique way. Are you savvy with the curling iron? Read on: Working on 2-inch sections of hair, press a hot 1.5-inch iron against the hair to create a deep dent, or groove, then repeat on the other side, alternating down the length. Spray a little RandCo Dallas Thickening spray on each dry section to give a little extra hold.

As always, La La Luxe is here to help you achieve ANY hair goals….Give us a call or ask us at your next appointment for a little “how-to”! We love helping you! 401.383.3797

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Don’t Hide Under That Hood, WINTERIZE Your Hair!

October 27, 2015

In New England, we winterize everything from our cars to our houses to pretty much everything. We prepare for the worst and hope for the best. The same should go for your hair. As funny as it sounds, your hair can go from healthy to hay in about 4 weeks if you don’t “winterize” those [...]

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Join us as we welcome Victoria Benner to our salon floor! Yay!

February 10, 2015

We are super-excited to welcome Victoria to our salon floor/team! Read her bio below!
Victoria is the latest addition to our team at La La Luxe. She is  highly skilled and deeply passionate about all areas of the beauty industry from styling to coloring and beyond. When she’s not creating gorgeous color, hand-painting highlights or crafting [...]

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La La Luxe Welcomes Steven Lester to Our Team!

August 31, 2014

We are so honored and are truly lucky to have Steven join our growing team.  With nearly 20 years experience and career credits that have touched every corner of Providence, Steven has assured his title as one of the modern pioneers of hairstyling in the state and in the industry. Steven started cutting hair 20 [...]

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La La Luxe Salon welcomes Stephanie Shey Rodrigues to our team!

July 11, 2014

We are so happy to announce the addition of Stephanie Shey Rodrigues to our team! With over 14 years of experience in coloring, cutting and styling, Stephanie is an in-demand stylist who is an expert in all elements of her craft.  Naturally gifted and heavily trained in all areas of cutting, coloring, and balayage highlighting, [...]

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Spring 2014 Campaign:Spring Awakening. Photographed by Corey Grayhorse, Styled by John Alves, Hair/Makeup La La Luxe. Concept, Leah Carlson and Corey Grayhorse

April 13, 2014

We are SO honored to be able to present to you a sample from a collection of photo’s showcasing a load of talent delivered by a 3-headed monster consisting of Corey Grayhorse, John Alves, Leah Carlson and the team at La La Luxe Salon (Emily Johnston, Ambur Gill and Savanna Osborne).  Most of the fashion [...]

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La La Luxe Welcomes Lindsey Roberts, Stylist and Deva Curl Specialist!

April 10, 2014

We are so honored and excited to announce the addition of stylist and colorist, Lindsey Roberts to La La Luxe! She brings over 7 years of experience, knowledge and expertise to our team.  Certified in the Deva Curl technique, Lindsey has mastered the art of cutting curly, textured and naturally wavy hair.  She is highly [...]

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La La Luxe announces another fabulous addition to our salon all the way from California! Welcome Stylist and Colorist, Emily Johnston

September 25, 2013

Emily brings a heaping plate of knowledge and talent to La La Luxe and we are so excited to have her on board. Read on!

As a young girl, Emily’s passion for theater led her to start doing hair and makeup for her school’s performances which paved the way to cosmetology school and her desire to [...]

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We are SO happy to announce the addition of Ashley Geremia to our salon!

June 17, 2013

We are so excited to announce that Ashley Geremia, hairstylist, colorist and make-up artist has joined our team at La La Luxe Salon! A graduate of Paul Mitchell the School in RI, Ashley joins us with 5 years of experience in the industry.  She is extensively trained in all techniques of blonding, highlighting and corrective [...]

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