Recently, I looked in the mirror and had that moment of horror that always hits when you realize your roots have gotten out of control. I’d just been super busy at work and somehow had managed to miss the phase where they grew out a little and instead hadn’t noticed until they’d gone right into Defcon 5 (also known as “Get yourself to a salon IMMEDIATELY). Luckily, I’d been hearing great things about the new Aloxxi hair color and had gotten an invitation to go try it out at the Román Salon in West Hollywood, so I booked a cut and color and off I went.
The Román Salon is a delightful escape from the hectic world of Los Angeles. It might be located right in the middle of a busy area, but when you step into the outside courtyard in the back of the salon, you almost feel like you’re out in the country. It’s adorable and I wish I’d had more time that day to hang out there for awhile, drinking an iced tea and reading a novel. (Okay, fine, a glass of Pinot Noir and a People Magazine. I’m very shallow when I’m relaxing!) Everyone at the salon was super sweet and helpful, making it such an enjoyable experience to be pampered there. I can’t wait to go back! READ MORE