There's something almost grotesque about an already natural form -wood-forced into a persons idea of stylistic natural forms. I prefer jewellery and glass manipulated into the natural forms of the art nouveau style.
For the blonde: Lumishine For the dark: My hair is foiled two blonde to one brown. I then sit under the dryer for about 30 minutes. I am not a hairstylist, so this is foreign to me. However, your stylist will know what you are talking about.