News : Acorn Organic Salon Featured on MPBN

Jul 22, 2009

Featured on MPBN

New Hampshire has its first green hair salon. Don't worry: stylists won't dye your hair green, unless you ask. But a Dover hair salon is working to be the most environmentally-friendly salon in the state. And as New Hampshire Public Radio's Amy Quinton reports, it's not an easy undertaking. Inside Acorn Organic Salon in Dover, co-owner Allie Degan chats about hair color with a new customer. "Okay, let's talk hair, you want it to be lighter right?"When Degan dyes hair, the usual foul smell isn't there. And the customer isn't tearing up. Degan says that's because Acorn Salon doesn't use hair dye products with the most common ingredient, caustic ammonia. To read more and listen to the interview click here