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Ember Salon | Beauty and Barbering

Located in the heart of Downtown Boulder on Browdway and Spruce, next to Hotel Boulderado.
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Closed
Mon
Closed
Tue
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wed
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thu
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Fri
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Our Services

Women's Hair Cut
Mens Cut
Kids Cut
Root Retouch
Full Color (one color)
One hair color from roots to ends
Highlight or lowlight
Color blending or brightening in foils. A full head or partial head, your stylist will help you decide what is best for your hair, the way you style and how often you’d like to get it colored. Olaplex, toners and gloss may be added at your appointment if you and your stylist decide it is best to achieve your desired look.
Partial Balyage
Sun-kissed pieces around your face and around where you naturally wear your head (either a part or hair up). Olaplex, toners and gloss may be added at your appointment if you and your stylist decide it is best to achieve your desired look.
Full Balyage Color
Full balayage color for a blended, brightening or softening look with easier grow out and a more lived in color. Olaplex, toners and gloss may be added at your appointment if you and your stylist decide it is best to achieve your desired look.
Barbering Face Shave
A relaxing straight razor shave with hot lather, hot towels and shave oil in our vintage barber chair. 
Full Color (multiple colors and techniques)
For a more lived in look and better grow out. Highlights with foils, balyage, "foliage", root-shadow, pull through, toner, gloss... etc. The full package of longer lasting, hair color.
Wash and Blow Dry
Hair wash, head massage and a round brush style blow dry
Beard trim
Men's Barbering Haircut
We add extra treatments to your hair cut including hot lather, towels and shave oil as well as perfecting the edges with a straight razor.  We also clean up and taper your beard or facial hair and line the edges with a straight razor. 
Wee-Ones Kids Cut (no wash, no style, under 4)
Blow Dry and Down Style
Hair wash, head massage, blow dry followed with hair styling with flat iron or curling iron.
Teen Haircut (13-16)
Brazilian Blowout
If your hair is wavy, the Brazilian Blowout will make your hair appear naturally straight and healthy. If your hair is very curly, it will minimize frizz while enhancing the appearance of the natural wave/curl. If you have straight, frizzy hair, this treatment will eliminate frizz and promote radiant shine. This treatment lasts up to 3 months and is best to do right after color to really lock-in and protect your color. This treatment simnifically decreases blowdrying and air drying time while making the hair easier to style. This is especially great if you are going on a vacation or if you really want to minimize the time you spend on your hair each day.
Root Re-touch and Haircut
Full Hair Color (one color) and Haircut
Hightlight and Haircut
Full Color (multi) + Hair Cut
Highlights with foils, balyage, "foliage", root-shadow, pull through, toner, gloss... etc. The full package of longer lasting, hair color and haircut
Partial Balyage and Haircut
Sun-kissed pieces around your face and around where you naturally wear your head (either a part or hair up). Olaplex, toners and gloss may be added at your appointment if you and your stylist decide it is best to achieve your desired look.
Full Balyage and Hair Cut
Full balayage color for a blended, brightening or softening look with easier grow out and a more lived in color. Olaplex, toners and gloss may be added at your appointment if you and your stylist decide it is best to achieve your desired look.
Mini highlight and haircut
A few highlights around the face and part. This is a great service if you need a little "pick me up" or if you need to get through to your next full color. Maybe you have a trip coming up, family photo or you just need a little brighting and blending!
Bang Trim
Neck trim new client
Neck Trim
Toner or Gloss
Need to get the yellow out? Need add more red? Need to shine up, darken or make your hair look shiny and healthy? This is the service for you!
ADD ON: Mini Highlight
This is a great service if you need a little "pick me up" or if you need to get through to your next full color. Maybe you have a trip coming up, family photo or you just need a little brighting and blending! *This service is meant to be added on to a haircut, root re-touch or wash and blow-dry service. You must book another service to reserve this appointment.
ADD ON: Toner or Gloss
Need to get the yellow out? Need add more red? Need to shine up, darken or make your hair look shiny and healthy? This is the service for you! Added on to any other service. *This service is meant to be added on to a haircut, root re-touch or wash and blow-dry service. You must book another service to reserve this appointment.
ADD ON: B3
Need that extra "insurance" for your hair to know that your hair will stay strong and healthy thorough any hair color process? If you highlight, bleach or lighten your hair, then this add on is for you! We add this product into your hair color and it keeps your hair strong while the color breaks it down. The end result is healthy, manageable hair that is lightened and colored bright. *This service is meant to be added on to a hair color service.
ADD ON: Deep Conditioning and Aromatherapy Head Massage
Want a little extra time at the shampoo bowl? Treat yourself to a relaxing head massage and hair mask. Options for aromatherapy: Lavender: Relaxing Tea Tree: Scalp Healing Peppermint: Refreshing and great for headaches or stress Orange: Energizing *This service is meant to be added on to a haircut, root re-touch or wash and blow-dry service. You must book another service to reserve this appointment.
ADD-ON Pumpkin Spice Deep Conditioner
One of this season's favorite smell! We brought in this special deep conditioner for the holiday season and want to treat you to an extra special fall favorite! This mask is great for all hair types and adds deep moisture, shine and we include a relaxing head massage. *This service is meant to be added on to a haircut, root re-touch or wash and blow-dry service. You must book another service to reserve this appointment. *This service is meant to be added on to a haircut, root re-touch or wash and blow-dry service. You must book another service to reserve this appointment.
ADD-ON KPak Reconstructive Deep Conditioner
This intensive protein reconstructor rebuilds and improves the structure of the hair. Down to the molecular level with 19 amino acids, this mask will adhere to weak/damaged hair and reconstruct. Highly recommend for people who color their hair ever 6-8 weeks. Especially with highlights or lighter hair color.
ADD-ON Wella Deep Conditioner
This 10 minute mask, which is recommend once a week, adds moisture and shine to dry, thirsty hair. With Camellia seed oil and white tea extract, this is good for all hair types. *This service is meant to be added on to a haircut, root re-touch or wash and blow-dry service. You must book another service to reserve this appointment.
ADD-ON Wella Elixir
A in-salon only treatment of moisture + reconstruction. This intense formula will leave your hair healthy, shiny, soft and on the road to recovery! This is perfect for anyone who is recovering from too much hair color, heat or damage to their hair. If you have been feeling extra dry, tangled and depleted hair, then this one is for you! We also include a relaxing head massage while the mask processes. *This service is meant to be added on to a haircut, root re-touch or wash and blow-dry service. You must book another service to reserve this appointment.
Hair Extensions Full Set (installation)
If you have already had a consultation on color and are in the process of having your custom hair extensions made for you by an Ember Stylist, this option is for you. Please arrive with clean, dry hair. This appointment includes customization of head placement and full application of hair. Also includes a haircut of hair extensions, a hair style and a 2 week follow I’ll appointment.
Hair Extensions Tightening
You must be an existing client and have an application of Extensions made for you especially by Ember. Please arrive with clean, dry hair.
Wedding Hair Trial
If you would like to try our products and style to make sure Ember Salon would be a good fit for the beauty portion of your wedding day. Please arrive with clean, dry hair. We would appreciate any photos or Pinterest Boards ahead of time so we can plan styles for you and be able to move quickly through this appointment to “try on” multiple looks. 1.5 hours should cover 3 styles with pictures.
Wedding Make-up Trial
We use airbrush make up only. If you would like to try our products and style to make sure Ember Salon would be a good fit for the beauty portion of your wedding day. Please arrive with a clean face. We would appreciate any photos or Pinterest Boards ahead of time so we can plan styles for you and be able to move quickly through this appointment to “try on” multiple looks. 1.5 hours should cover 3 styles with pictures.
Bridal Preview (INVITE ONLY through Ember Hairstream)
If you have already saved your wedding date and/or booked yourself an appointment and/or your wedding party as well. This service is booked through the Ember Hairstream and is collected on your final bill. We recommend Bridal Previews 4-6 weeks prior to your wedding date. Please arrive with clean, dry hair. We would appreciate any photos or Pinterest Boards ahead of time so we can plan styles for you and be able to move quickly through this appointment to “try on” multiple looks. 2.5 hours should cover 3 styles or hair and make-up each. We “build” on each look and are checking for volume, texture, curl, contour and colors.
Full Face Make-up (airbrush)
For a night out, photos or just because you deserve to be pampered and feel amazing. This option includes whatever is best to achieve the look you are going from. From airbrush, to lashes, lips and contour, your artist will design what you desire for yourself.
Full Face (natural)
This is a great option for those seeking professional make up application for an event or photos but doesn’t want a lot applied. Maybe you need a light airbrush to even out the skin tone, a little blush, mascara and lipstick. False lashes are not included but can be added on if you and your artist think they would help to finish the look.
Consultation
In person or on the phone consultation for major hair changes, hair extensions or weddings.
Meeting with owner (invite only)
Wash and blow dry special (HOTEL BOULDERADO ONLY)
Portrait Hair and Make-up
Before a photo session with a photographer, we will spruce up your hair and make-up. This does not include a wash and blow-dry. We will style on clean, dry hair and apply make-up for a photo-finish look.
Haircut and shave

Our Staff

Mimi
Mimi has loads of new ideas and a fresh, fun outlook on life, hair and makeup. She’s eager to help you be your best self, whether that's for some much needed self-care, balyage, or styling! "Balyage and color melt is my Jam!" - Mimi
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Zoie
Zoie is in the Advanced hair and make-up training at Ember Salon. She accepts clients on Wednesdays at a 50% off price.