MODERN SALON's Facebook community of nearly 80,000 fans continues to grow by the minute. Not only because of the work, inspiration and education WE share, but largely because of the work, inspiration and education YOU share! MODERN editors are so impressed at the creativity displayed on our page every single day, and we can't thank you enough for showing off your talents.
Recently, we posed the question: "You know you're a hair stylist when _________" and the comments came flooding in—nearly 700 replies, and they were so hilarious (and true!)... Check out some of our favorite responses.
Staff and stylists pose for a shot at Metro for Men salon in Irvine, California: You know you're a hairstylist when its all about the image!
YOU KNOW YOU'RE A HAIR STYLIST WHEN _________________:
Chad E Brannon You look in your closet and you realize you only own black clothes.
Kelly Margaret Thompson You use tweezers to pick hair splinters out of your bra.
Julie Taylor El-Abiad Your ankles are swollen, your hands are dry and stained, you have hair in your pocket, a band-aid on your knuckle, tips in your other pocket and your heart is smiling.
Vicki Smith Guffey You go out to eat and find a hair in your food, but it doesn't bother you.
Cindy Miller Pruett You use sharpie markers to cover up bleach spots in your clothes.
Jennifer Vollmer When you travel you have more hair products than clothes in your luggage.
Kyle Reynolds Whatever happens in a movie, you always point out the hair styles.
Jayme Williamson It takes you 8 months to get your own hair done.
Joni Sala If you iron the corners of your shirts with a flatiron.
Shawntell McCahan Mitchell You start giving color and cut makeovers to people on the streeet ...in your head.
Alicia Landosca Your feet fall asleep before you do!
Erica Heavner You think you have a day off and a friend calls you to do their hair.
Amanda Lanzetta It's normal to find other people's hair in your boobs.
Lauren Grace Your fingers, nails and arms are always dyed different colors and it freaks everyone out.
Erica Flowers The "hairy chest," neck, folds of your arms etc. that you have after a good, busy day.
Jennifer Nesbit When you get excited over a color wheel. When you never get bored even when you have been at it for years. When it becomes yoour stress relief to break away from all that is reality.
Panache TheSpalon You run into your clients at the grocery store on your day off wearing a hat and no make-up, yet they cover their head and say, "Don't look! I haven't done my hair today!"