Hi readers, my name is Sue-Lyn and I’m a new staff member at Continental Hair. I’ve been on board for a week and my experience so far has been great. With 5yrs in this industry I’ve never seen anything so fascinating before. Having clients...

1st week

My name is Seven, I’m a stylist at continental hair; and yesterday I was aked if I could do a consultation for a young girl who came into our salon without an appointment, looking for a wig since she lost her hair from cancer....

Hair In An Hour

Makes me feel good when a client leaves the salon looking and feeling great. I know I’ve done something good and that tells me I’m exactly where I belong. There’s no greater feeling than having made a client and friend turn her sad face...

Nurturing

I have been getting numerous calls from women asking me if one has to shave their head to wear a wig. I do not know where this is all coming from but I have two suspicions. The first is that many hair enhancement salons...

Head Shaving

I do take things personally. Especially my business. I find it is hard to ‘go bureaucratic’ on people. Putting up rules that explain why something can’t be done. When someone, a client or a colleague, criticizes my work, I take it to heart. In...

I take things personally.

I travel all over the world looking for the best stuff. This is because my father travelled all over the world looking for the best stuff. One of my earliest memories of him was seeing him off to South Korea in the late sixties....

Laugh At The Gringo (Part 1)

I have been getting many women coming in lately telling me that human hair is really difficult and high maintenance. I understand that this is something that has been said for decades and I believe it comes down to three major sources. The first...

Human hair? Or not?

Many years ago I was walking a couple blocks from here, right in front of the flowers shops on Avenue Road, and I ran into a friend of mine. He and I had lived a couple of blocks from each other, gone to Jesse...

Keanu? Who Knew?

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- Marilyn Denis
Sunnybrook Hospital Salon