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Lafayette Hair Braiding Services

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Hair & Makeup by Jamie
5.0
from 6 reviews
    Amber C.
    Verified review

    I don't believe I could rave enough about Jamie's talented skills in hair and makeup! She's enthusiastic and passionate about her job and it very much shows in her work! She's also always willing to work around my schedule no matter how last minute! I highly recommend her!!

    The Loft
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
      Jennifer S.
      Verified review

      I let me friends cut my hair one day (big mistake) and I came here to get it fixed. I left feeling fabulous!

      Southern Belle's Salon
      5.0
      from 1 review
      • 3 hires on Thumbtack
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      We offer hair and makeup services for any special events. We do travel to you for your convenience (traveling fees apply). Let us at Southern Belle's Salon make your day as special as can be no matter what the occasion is.

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      I will go to you, but if you're in the area you would love the Salon I work at. Jagged Edge Hair Studio, the #1 high class Salon in Broussard I'll do your hair and makeup. I have been a licensed cosmetologist for 8 years.

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      I do hair and makeup for all events. This includes weddings, proms, homecomings, bachelorette parties, bridal showers, bridal pictures, etc.

      • 4 years in business
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      We are a hair and nail salon. Barbering services are offered as well. We offer the best customer service in the Southwest! Come on down and get "posh"!

      • 28 years in business
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      The quality of makeup and the professionalism finish touch

      • 8 years in business
      • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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      I take pride in what I do. I will not disappoint. My passion shows through my work.

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      I'm a color specialist. I do hairstyle. I'm also a highlights specialist. I correct color. I'm a blowout specialist. I work for Chic, Matrix, Tigi, and Kenra.

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      I can transform you mentally and physically. All of your hair care needs can be taken care of by me.

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      Hair Works and More is a full-service salon serving the Lafayette area. Contact us for all of your hair, makeup, and wedding needs!

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      As a licensed cosmetologist of 13 years, I can and will do any type of IPSO for any event, as well as makeup, facials and more. I can also do face painting or little girls parties. I love to help make your event beautiful as well as you.

      • 10 years in business
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      I am a hair and makeup stylist for weddings or for everyday upkeep with decorative beauty. I also provide services for face/body painting and balloon artistry for birthday parties, company picnics, Mardi Gras, or any kind of celebration or event. I also can come in costume depending on a specific theme.

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      A full service hair salon offering cuts, colors, perms, highlights and waxing for both men and women.

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      Hi. My name is Tara. I do cuts, colors, extensions, wedding hair, event hair, and makeup. I have been in business for 15 years, and I have great customer service and will make your experience great for any event!

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      I do custom haircuts

      • 2 hires on Thumbtack
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      I feel I go above and beyond for my customers. I enjoy making them as beautiful on the outside and they are in.

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      Jolie Posh is a full-service salon. We offer cuts, color as well as makeup. We also specialize in on-location weddings.

      • 13 years in business
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      I stay up to date with hairstyles and always contouring my education. I Love what I do.

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      I am a Master Stylist,and founder of Via Villani's Hair Salon.I have 28 years experience.I love to share my Skills.I do work with photographers in the area,I Specialize in Weddings,and special events. Do work with photographers on Weddings,and special Events

      Q & A

      Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

      What is a mobile hairdresser?

      A mobile hairdresser is a cosmetologist trained to cut, color and style hair who can provide hairdressing services at remote locations. Often, mobile hairdressers are hired for events such as weddings, bachelorette parties, prom night, birthdays and other occasions. The hairstylist can come to your location to do your hair, or provide hairstyling for your group.

      For events, mobile hairstylists more often provide updos and formal styles than highlights or hair color. Mobile hairdressers bring all the necessary hairstyling tools and products such as lotions and sprays to create your look. The national average cost for a hairstylist is $70-$110. Pricing for different services can vary greatly depending on stylist reputation, training and regional rates. For example, haircuts could range between $35 and $150, while hair coloring services could range in price from $65 to $200. Some mobile hairstylists may include the cost of travel in their fees, while other may have it as an added charge, such as 50 cents to $1 for each mile beyond their standard service range.

      What is a hair extension?

      A hair extension is a beauty product designed to give you the appearance of longer and/or fuller hair. Hair extensions are made of synthetic material or real human hair and are attached to your natural hair by a variety of techniques such as a weave (sewing), hot fusion, tape-in, cold fusion, bonding, metal clips, micro ring or micro loops, and more. The type of technique you select as well as the quality and volume of the hair you choose all affect cost. Hair extensions can last anywhere from three weeks to six months, depending on the application technique. For example, tape-in extensions may last approximately four weeks, while extensions applied using a hot fusion technique may stay in for up to six months. The hot fusion technique takes longer, costs more, and requires more training on the part of the hair stylist, but the result is more natural-looking extensions that can be washed and heat-styled with confidence.

      What is a seamless extension?

      A seamless hair extension is a type of clip-on hair extension. The extension hair is called the weft. Near the top of the weft, a metal clip mounted to the weft on a silicone base is used to attach the extension to your natural hair. In a traditional clip-on extension, the base that attaches the metal clip to the weft is fabric.

      People may prefer seamless extensions due to their lower profile; the silicone can be up to 50 percent thinner than the fabric, making the extension appear more natural — and, therefore, seamless. Seamless extensions usually can be washed (although you shouldn’t keep them submerged for more than 20 seconds) and heat-styled on lower heat settings. You can gently brush seamless hair extensions as well as have them dyed a darker color by a trained professional.

      How much should you tip a hairstylist?

      A hairstylist can provide you with a cut, color or highlights, or style your hair for an event. The national average cost for a hairstylist is $70-$110, but prices can vary greatly depending on the service you receive, where you live, and the salon’s or hairdresser’s reputation. A good rule of thumb is to tip your hairstylist 20 percent of your total bill. In smaller towns, 15 percent may be the norm, but in larger cities 20 percent is generally the baseline. If you frequent a salon where the shampooer, colorist, and hair cutter are all different people, you can divide that 20 percent among those service providers in proportion to the skill level and time required to do their job. Many hairstylists rent a chair from the salon and must pay a monthly rent to the salon owner.

      How much do hair extensions cost?

      Hair extensions are synthetic or real human hair integrations that add volume and length to your hair. Hairstylists are trained in different techniques to attach extensions to your hair. The cost of extensions can vary greatly depending on the technique used to apply the hair, as well as the type of hair you select. Synthetic hair is typically the least expensive, human hair is next on the pricing scale, remy hair is next, and what is called “virgin” human hair is generally the most sought-after and most expensive. Remy hair signifies that all the cuticles are intact and running in the same direction, making for smoother hair extensions in the long term. Hair is deemed virgin when all the hair is from one donor and has never undergone any chemical processing. Hair prices will vary from company to company; here are some examples of hair from online retailers.

      • Virgin strands (25 strands weighing approximately 1 gram each) for hot fusion application: $44 per bundle.
      • Virgin hair weave (approximately 4 ounces per package): $149 each.

      Here are some sample application costs from hairstylists.

      • Full sew-in: $175-$200 or more.
      • Partial sew-in: $125 or more.
      • Micro-link weft extensions: $300 or more.
      • Full-bonded extensions: $75 or more.
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