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Here’s what we’ve been up to in the salon and in our communities.



Douglas J Salon Tips: On a TV Near You!

Douglas J is on the news! Check out our TV salon tips on channel 6. You can find past segments here!

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Hello Gorgeous! Ally Weaver's Story

Since we've become an official Hello Gorgeous! partner, we've been ecstatic about treating as many wonderful women we can to a day at our salon and spa! Click here to read Ally Weaver's story.

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Spoil a Dad on Father's Day at Douglas J!

Treat dad to a spa day! Here are just a few treatments dad can enjoy at the Douglas J Salons or Spa. While you're at it, click here to read more about why a career in cosmetology is perfect for busy parents.

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A Sunkissed Guest Workshop

Do you want to learn how to create makeup looks that will leave you glowing through the day and into the hot summer nights? Join us for our free guest workshop! One of our talented makeup artists can help you master the art of bronze summer looks. Click here to learn more about the event.

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We Are an Official Hello Gorgeous! Partner

The Douglas J Salon in Okemos is proud to be the first Douglas J family salon to partner with Hello Gorgeous!, an institution dedicated to giving back. Hello Gorgeous! provides complimentary makeovers to women who are battling cancer of all kinds. Click here to read about the process, the charity and our first makeover!

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Moms in Cosmetology: The Mothers of Douglas J.

Cosmetology and motherhood go hand in hand. This career offers flexibility, creativity and so much more! Check out some amazing mothers at Douglas J and get to know the women in our family!

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5 Ways to Keep Your Inner Balance as a Stylist

Are you looking to create balance in your life? There are a few ways to keep your inner peace. Don't be caught off your game. Just read our blog and find your zen.

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5 Things to Tell Your Hair Designer or Colorist

Some people say that their hairdresser is one of their best friends. After all, you spend hours in their chair throughout your lifetime. From your color transformation to your new pixie cut, they are there for all your greatest transitions. If you haven’t told your stylist these five things before, make it a point to share this info with them at your next appointment!

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A Tribute to Douglas J Weaver, Our Founder

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Douglas Weaver, the founder of our company, at the age of 77.   

Doug was an entrepreneur, innovator and mentor. As the son of two hairdressers, he developed a passion for the salon industry early on. In 1967, Doug, along with his wife Sharon, established the Village…

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Douglas J Offering Options for Displaced Regency Students

- Accepting transfer students - Scholarships: up to $1,500 to day-time transfers and up to $2,500 for evening transfers - Accepting applications and resumes for all positions

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