Pony Salon Blog

The Full (GREEN) Circle

February 26, 2014

Here at Pony Salon we want to leave the smallest possible footprint on our environment. In a notoriously wasteful industry, it’s very important to us to support the most environmentally friendly salon practices.


Through our membership with Green Circle Salons, we’ve committed to a collective waste-reduction initiative. Joining was a no-brainer. Through GCS’s recycling & repurposing program, we’re able to drastically cut down on our waste. How do we do it? Throughout the salon…

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1 Year & Counting

November 27, 2013

pony salon gastown hair colour cut salon vancouver anniversary

We cannot believe how quickly the year has gone, just last week we celebrated our 1 year anniversary! We have had a fantastic year… tons of change, many neighbours that have turned into friends, and plenty of chances to experiment, grow, and get our hands in people’s hair.

In the first year we did:
1900 haircuts
1200 colours
375 upstyles and down-dos

We now have 5 amazing stylists with 68 years of hair experience between them. 3 superb,…

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Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow.

November 20, 2013

pony salon hair gastown vancouver bumble and bumble spray chalk

Scared of commitment? No worries – There are no long term commitments with Bumble and bumble Spraychalk – Just a casual fling with some colour!

New to Pony Salon, Bumble and bumble Spraychalk is a quick-dry colour tint hairspray to give your hair a playful edge. The colour goes on easy and washes out in the shower; No stains, no problems.

The product comes in 4 different shades:

  • Mint
  • Blush
  • Lavender
  • Cobalt

Salon demonstration – subtle pink layer with a touch of purple on the tips.

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Pony Salon – About

September 6, 2013

Pony Salon opened its doors in late November 2012 in the heart of Vancouver’s Gastown area and is home to a team of hand-selected experienced, engaged and thoughtful stylists. The salon ‘keeps it simple’ by specializing in what they do best; expert haircuts, hair colours and styling serviced by top professionals who are passionate about their craft.

The salon space showcases the 100 year old bones of the building with high ceiling, south facing windows and exposed posts and beams, a design aesthetic that personifies the historical Gastown neighbourhood. An…

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