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Here are some answers to a few frequently asked questions to us, have a look to find a desirable answer.

How do I schedule an appointment?

To schedule an appointment, fill out the contact form on our website or send us an email at

Treatment and product selection will depend on the service you seek. Our expert technicians will consult with you to help you choose the right treatment and product for your personal needs.

The GC by George Charles in Chicago, IL offers an unparalleled customer experience, which includes exclusive styling and classically trained technicians to help you achieve the look you desire, all in a spacious setting that makes you feel like a star.

Yes. To accommodate all of our patrons, we kindly ask you to schedule an appointment for all services.

GC by George Charles accepts cash, Visa, American Express, or Mastercard. Our Chicago, IL salon doesn’t currently accept checks. Additionally, gratuities cannot be added to the card.

The first step is to wait at least two days for the color to oxidize (become chemically combined with oxygen). After this, schedule an appointment with our expertly trained team to get you to the color you desire.

Balayage is a low-maintenance, less damaging color treatment option for those who are looking for a slight change. You can maintain your new balayage look with sulfate-free products weekly, allowing the technique to last longer.

Yes. This treatment doesn’t require you to saturate the hair in bleach or color dye thoroughly. Balayage gives you color with fewer chemicals and has a less drying and damaging effect on the hair.

To get rid of orange tones in the hair, you can lighten, tone, or completely cover the hair. Accomplish toning with a demi-permanent treatment. Consult with a GC by George Charles technician in Chicago, IL for more treatment options.

A keratin treatment lasts anywhere from three to five months, depending on how much you shampoo the hair.

Yes, temporarily. The injection of protein into the porous parts keeps the hair straight.

Wrapping the hair in a loose, low bun, and sleeping on a satin or silk pillow will maintain the blowout.

Hair extensions will not damage your real hair if your technician correctly installs them, and you properly maintain them.