There is a beautiful trend in hair color of natural-looking, sun-kissed, light streaks through the hair. It’s reminiscent of childhood, spending summers outside with friends, a very youthful, natural look.

Many clients call our salon to inquire about balayage. Here’s what you need to know:

Balayage is a Technique. It is NOT a style or a “look”. It is a method of highlighting using free-form wisping, or painting, of the hair strands. Traditional highlighting using foils produces a very precision look of lightened/darkened streaks, or pieces. Balayage produces a more natural lightened look, and will not give you a “bright”, or dramatic blonde all over look. The Balayage technique can also be used to paint darker pieces through the hair shaft, if you feel your color has become too solid/non-dimensional toward the ends.

There is also a big difference between ombre hair and balayage hair. Ombre is a dramatic transition from light to dark, and should ONLY be done by a professional! Ombre is definitely for the bolder, braver client! Balyage technique is for the client looking for something subtle, NOT dramatic dark to light transition.

Are you interested in the Balayage Technique for your hair? Call us today at (561)395-1344 or visit to make an appointment!

Salon Sima

Boca Raton Salon
6063 SW 18th St #104 Boca Raton, FL 33433
Phone: (561) 395-1344