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Tips, Trends & Know-How from our Hair Stylists, Barbers and Beauty Experts

This Month's Featured Kelektiv Kreator

Kyle Shukis

This month’s Kelektiv Kreator is Master Barber Kyle Shukis. From a beard trim to straight razor shave and more, Kyle is your man for all your barbering needs. His talent and dedication to his craft has recently scored Salon Kelektiv a nomination for Best Barbershop in Winchester, VA. If you haven’t already, stop by and see Kyle for a fresh trim or shave and meet the man we know and love for his crazy talent and killer personality.

Meet our newest member to the SK team!

Jessica Brunot

We’re thrilled to welcome Jessica Brunot to our Salon Kelektiv family. We are in awe at her professionalism, talent and grace and can’t for you to meet her! Here’s a quick Q&A to give you an idea of why we’re so smitten with Jess…

Seven Trends We LOVE in 2019!

A new year offers a fresh start, 365 days of new possibilities and – if you are so inclined – a darn good reason to jump out of the box, say goodbye to your comfort zone and change things up with a brand new look.Whether you’re contemplating a bold move or just a slight upgrade we’ve got seven style trends we really LOVE in 2019!

Holiday Space Buns

This iconic look is out of this world and is perfect for festive, holiday hair. First made famous by a Princess named Leia, our very own Senior Stylist, Cameron Laing makes the space bun her own and walks us through how to create a fun, whimsical, modern- version of this galactic-royal do…

What You Need:

  • Comb
  • Hair clips
  • Hair elastics
  • Bobby pins
  • Product Recommendation: ORIBE Dry Texture Spray

Soft Curls With A Twist

We love this soft, breezy look. It’s a red carpet favorite that you can easily achieve on your own. Stylist Devin Broy offers all the quick steps and master tips you need to create your Pretty, Beachy Waves…

What you need:

  • Wide-tooth and Fine-tooth combs
  • Hair clips
  • Small hair elastic
  • Curling iron
  • Bobby pins
  • Product Recommendation: ORIBE Apres Beach and/or Dry Texture Spray

Finished Holiday Updo

The best part of the soft curl with a twist look, is it can easily be made into a soft, curly side bun updo. Two looks in one, you pick – either way, you’ll make an entrance and turn heads.

What you need:

  • Fine-tooth comb
  • Hair clips
  • Hair elastics
  • Curling iron
  • Bobby pins
  • Product Recommendation: ORIBE Dry Texture Spray, ORIBE Gold Lust Nourishing Oil, R+Co Neon Lights Dry Oil Spray