Kia Blain’s certainty is that it is possible to have fabulous style and healthy hair harmoniously combined to display the beauty of women. You do not have to sacrifice the integrity of your hair for great style.
Kia Blain has taken on the mission to not only beautify the women of the world but to educate them on the proper care of the hair.
I am an extremely passionate, gifted hairstylist who has advanced educational background and have been practicing for over 15 years. I have spent the last 6 years as an educator for aspiring cosmetologist at Florida Career College and currently Palm Beach State College. As an educator I have received extensive training from Milady, FAPSC and in-house workshop held at various institutions. I also have extensive training from top hair care lines such as Mizani, Paul Mitchell, Design Essentials, Matrix and Redken.
I am experienced in all aspects of hair, including weaves, extensions, natural hair, relaxers, perms, haircutting, haircolor and special occasion updo styling.
For the past 10 years I have worked and trained as a freelance hairstylist serving South Florida.
I like to think that people who decided to “Do Hair,” made the decision based on the ability to make money. Making a six figure salary is and should be a goal that hairstylist have. I had the privilege to sit in on a class this week presented by Sylvester Bailey with Design Essentials. He […]
The holiday season is upon us. There will be many parties and festive activities that many of us will be participating in over the next few months. Appropriate skin and body care is going to be important after the partying, alcohol consumption, irregular sleeping, and unbalanced diet. These unhealthy happenings can be harmful to your […]
I was really taken aback when I heard about Robin Williams alleged suicide. I know his family and friends are grieving and may be wondering what more they could’ve done to help. As a hairstylist, we come across many people from all walks of life and it is often joked about how hairstylist should be […]
This post was inspired by Micah Bournes. He wrote a poem about normal hair. The poem was inspired by a shampoo bottle that read “for Normal Hair” What is normal hair? As a society and as people everyone has their idea of normal hair, good hair, bad hair, nappy hair, white people hair, black people […]
Kids in the salon. This seems to be a controversial issue among salons and stylist. So I have decided to voice my opinion on where I stand when it comes to having children in the salon. Often times you have a mother that wants to get serviced but she does not have anyone to watch […]
As a hairdresser I do think it is vitally important to educate and recommend home maintenance to your clients. The simple fact is that clients don’t know all the ins and outs about hair and that is why they come to you, the professional. Every time a client sits in your chair it’s an opportunity […]
Its summer time and time for swimming. So what are the best ways to prepare you hair for the refreshing swim to avoid that awful “Pool Hair” The key thing is to get your hair in the most optimal condition not to soak up all the chlorine water. Wet your hair before you enter the […]