May 24, 2015
to experience it. Until a couple weeks ago that is – when I was invited to their Sydney salon
After being shown to my seat in the penthouse(!!) I knew I was in for a truly Parisian treat.
Dessange is renowned internationally for it’s Balayage technique. ‘Balayage’ is French for ‘to
sweep’ and is a way of dyeing the hair freehand and is used to create depth and dimension
in the hair rather than just a block colour. In fact, the Dessange Paris salon is where the
eighties Californian balayage was invented, and ever since they have been the go-to salon
for the style.
luxurious. The dark brown colour we chose (because yes, my French hair colourist took me
through all the options, and we chose the tones together, with him suggesting colours that would
best suit my skin tone and eye colour) is deep and gives a natural look rather than ‘I’ve dyed
my hair’ look. It’s thanks to the expertise of the L’Oreal Professional dye that they can create
such rich colours in so little time.
you can. You can visit the Dessange website here.