Category Archives: Education

Hair Ice: Cool formations in Vancouver

No, this is not a clump of Santa Claus’s beard that reluctantly got caught on a branch… It’s February.  The moment we all thought that our mild winter in Vancouver was welcoming Spring, Ta-daaaa!!… we suddenly get hit by the coldest temperature we have ever experienced…-5… unbearable cold based on ‘our‘ standards here in the…Continue Reading

Is It “Just a trim”?…(Yoko’s article in the North Shore News Dec. 14, 2018)

As a salon owner, one of my pet peeves is when a new client innocently asks: “How much for just a trim?” Well, as there is no such thing as “just a trim”, it’s a hard question to answer.  Every client is unique and the cut needs to be tailored to their special circumstances. Some…Continue Reading

Why Yoko’s Haute Coiffure loves Rene Furterer

Hi everyone, There’s a reason why we’ve been exclusively carrying RENE FURTERER PARIS for over 35 years.  There’s a reason why we use these products for our Head Spa services.  Carefully selecting each one of their products and tailoring them to each one of our guest’s needs and/or conditions is just like formulating a medical…Continue Reading

Guarana: The Natural Hair Tonic

RENE FURTERER  has a new Energizing Anti-Hair Loss scalp care line called FORTICEA. What it does: Delivers Strength and vitality to hair and scalp.  It is a great daily shampoo for “hair loss prevention”. Active Ingredients: Micro-beads (biodegradable) packed with essential oils of Orange, Lavender and Rosemary: Purifies the scalp and stimulates microcirculation Plant peptides: …Continue Reading