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The true origins of our Great Lengths Hair Extensions: The women of India.

It is a good idea to start at the true source of where our hair comes from. Last year I listened to a great podcast by BBC radio talking about the business of hair extensions, called “Trading hair” It included information about the aspects of India’s people providing hair to hair extension companies around the… Read More

The Journey of a Great Lengths Hair Extension Bundle – Part one:

How is Great Lengths Hair Coloured? Around the globe, Great Lengths is known for their perfect hair extensions that remain as beautiful when they are taken out as the day that they are installed. But what make Great Lengths so different quality wise in terms of the colouring process? Firstly, Great Lengths Hair extensions are… Read More

Why a Quote for Great Lengths Hair Extensions Should be Done in Person

Great Lengths National Artist Dee Gaultier, who is based in her Toronto salon,  explains why “blind” hair extension quotes are never a great idea. Great Lengths hair extensions  can be expensive. Most items and services of great quality are. Many clients will phone the salon and as for what I refer to as a “blind… Read More

Why is a consultation so important when you are thinking of getting Great Lengths Hair Extensions?

I cannot express the importance of a consultation when considering Great Lengths hair extensions as an option for your hair. Even if you have previously worn Great Lengths and are moving to a new artist, it is a good idea to meet and consult with the artist first. Why? Well, potential clients are always interested… Read More

Great Lengths-Worth the Splurge!

Great Lengths hair extensions are expensive. When that final cost is placed in front of you, it can be a little gasp-worthy, depending on what you are used to spending on self-care items. (And yes-Great Lengths are a self and personal care expense in my books, as necessary as hair removal) But when you take… Read More

Some Brides will go to Great Lengths for perfection…

Every bride wants to be the ultimate princess for the day.. and she should be!  This is one of the most important days in a woman’s life. Many women opt to wear hair extensions to fill out or lengthen their hair for the big day and fulfill their princess dreams. There are a few things… Read More

The Future of Great Lengths Hair Extensions

Hair extensions are not going to go away. They have truly become part of your hair culture now,  and can be a valuable addition to a client’s experience. I think this is being solidified throughout the industry. The Contessa Awards, which the largest and most prestigious competition and hair awards ceremony in Canada, has introduced a new… Read More

Finding YOUR Perfect Hair Extension Artist.

I was working the Toronto Bridal Show this weekend and I had the opportunity to talk to lots of different people. I became very disconcerted at some of the stories that I heard regarding traumatic hair extension work. There are many types of hair extensions application methods, and hundreds of different companies using those methods… Read More

From the Source

  Surprisingly, I do not actually get alot of questions about the history of Great Lengths, or its’ origins. Why don’t we explore? The Great Lengths company was launched in 1992 by David Gold. David worked in textiles and developed a way to colour fabric and hair-using a special transfer method that allowed the product… Read More

There’s an (Great Lengths) App for that…

With the recent trends in bold colour blocking and ombre flow colouring, Great Lengths Apps are poised to make wearing this trend quite quick, painless and flawless. The type of colour process  used to reconstruct these looks can be quite damaging to hair, with unpredicatable results- but never fear, Apps are here! Great Lengths Apps… Read More

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