Simple and Cost-Effective Ways to Avoid Going to the Salon

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Simple and Cost-Effective Ways to Avoid Going to the Salon

Whether you don’t feel like leaving the house or want to save up on going to the salon, there is still a way for you to look fabulous. With the worldwide pandemic still in place, it’s perfectly understandable why you’d hesitate to go to your local beauty place, and if you’re not ready to get back out there, that’s okay because we can help you DIY it!

Skip the Salon, Cut Your Own Hair

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Simple and Cost-Effective Ways to Avoid Going to the Salon

When it comes to women’s haircuts, it can be difficult to pull off the perfect bob haircut at home, but it’s far from impossible to get a decent and rejuvenating one. You’ll need a dual mirror setup and high-quality scissors. Be sure to cover your workspace to collect the excess hair more easily or have the vacuum cleaner nearby. There are many DIY haircut tutorials on YouTube, so feel free to check out some of them, especially if you have a particular hairstyle in mind. Dampen your hair and scissor away!

Guy using clippers to do his haircut
Simple and Cost-Effective Ways to Avoid Going to the Salon

As for guys, the most important thing is to have a good set of clippers to help keep your hair and beard on point. At-home hair care doesn’t have to be a nuisance when you can’t get to your local barber, so be sure to have the necessary basics at home. Next, you need to have a mirror setup. It’s best if you use your standard bathroom one and place a standing mirror behind you to give you a 360° view of what you’re doing.

Do Your Nails at Home

Woman doing her own nails
Simple and Cost-Effective Ways to Avoid Going to the Salon

One of the most common reasons for the ladies to hit the salon more often is to get their nails done. Well, what if you try and do them yourself at home for a while? It will take more time initially, but you will speed up, and you can do it while watching your favorite show. Not bad, right?