Author Archives: Gina Leonard

Greasy?

I have been telling many people for a long time that washing your hair every day is not necessary. There are so many positive benefits to it and many people tell me they just can’t and they have to wash … Continue reading

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I am going to bring up the elephant in the room and that is Women and facial hair. Why oh why must we, as women have facial hair? I mean really. Don’t we go through enough as women by giving … Continue reading

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The L Factor wants to THANK YOU

It is hard to believe that it has been over 7 years since Jodi and myself opened the doors to The L Factor Salon. Gosh, did we have big dreams or what!? We totally had no idea what we were … Continue reading

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Look close, you may have chin hair!

 I am going to bring up the elephant in the room and that is Women and facial hair.   Why oh why must we, as women have facial hair? I mean really. Don’t we go through enough as women by giving … Continue reading

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Keep it Professional

Prom and wedding season is fast approaching. I have to admit, this this is absolutely one of my favorite times of the year. After the longest winter ever, it is nice to think about warmer weather, bright colored prom dresses … Continue reading

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PUT THE BOX DOWN

     I know that there are many of you out there who play hairdresser in your bathroom all by yourself. You try to save time and money and grab the dreaded “box” from the local store. Most of the … Continue reading

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Getting Married?

      Myself and my  team from the salon just participated in the Bangor Bridal Show last weekend at the Spectacular Event Center.  We did hair and makeup for about 30 models that participated in two separate runway shows. … Continue reading

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pinching pennies

 Well, here it is, another New Year has come. It’s always exciting to welcome in another year and reflect upon the past and look forward to the future. The hustle and bustle of  of the holiday season takes us through … Continue reading

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Back to Your Roots

       Fall is most definitely in the air isn’t it? The weather has been so beautiful, I hope it lasts long into October. What is it about fall that has us wanting lots of change in our lives? … Continue reading

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So you think you want to be a hairdresser?

    So many people tell me that they think my job would just be so fun. I can’t argue with that. I believe that I have the best job in the world. I get to reach out and touch people every … Continue reading

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