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Thanks for checking out the Stretching Your Dollar section of WBTV.com. I talked with a stylist named Jessie from Monroe who was concerned about some of the points I made in my story, Stretching Your Dollar: Beauty on a budget.
First and foremost, Jessie said, people should talk to their stylist if they're facing financial difficulties that make it harder for them to visit their regular salon. Many salons recognize our current economic climate and are running specials on things like hair color and highlights.
Jessie, along with Mark Snow from Carolina Academy warned viewers, it costs more to correct a bad home hair color job than it does to just go to a professional to begin with.