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Mane Addicts – 5 Hair Salons that Offer Natural Hair Texture Education as a Part of their Program

“Whether you’re a stylist looking to further your hair knowledge or looking for a place that feels right for your mane, scroll through below for salons that offer and specialize in natural hair texture education below.” more »

The Washington Post – Here’s How to Safely Go to the Salon During the Pandemic, According to Stylists and Health Experts
“When she reopened in mid-May, Bush said, appointments were filled immediately, and the steady stream of clients has continued to visit.” more »

Allure Magazine – Is It Safe to Go to the Hair Salon Amid a Pandemic?
“Virtually every salon we contacted confirms that both staff and employees will be required to wear masks at all times.” more »

Columbus Navigator – The Best Hair Salons in Columbus (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2022)
“Looking to freshen up your hairdo? There is no shortage of amazing salons waiting to help you change up your look.” more »

Women of Wonder Podcast: Amy Bush
Interview with Owner, Amy Bush, on life, business and inspirations. more »

Short North Gazette – Dis ‘n’ Data
“Owner Amy Bush opened the shop, which specializes in curly hair, in October 2010. Business was good, in fact it was booming…” more »

Natalie Was Here Blog – The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide for Those Who Like to Shop Small
“Ambushed Salon is Ohio’s first exclusively curly hair salon. As stated on their website…” more »

LivSo Testimonial Video
Amy Bush shares what she likes about the LivSo brand. watch it here »

Diaper Bag Diaries – The Curly Hair Chronicles
“…But nothing holds a candle to our experience at Ambushed for Charlie’s first haircut. Amy was so informative, patient with my toddler, and gave us advice that has worked for us every day since we left. …” more »

Columbus Dispatch – Blacklick woman’s products for natural, textured hair wins converts
“…Amy Bush said she was prompted to open Ambushed Salon in 2010 after years of working in the hair industry because so many women were embracing the natural look. The salon is specifically for women with textured, curly hair…” more »

Columbus Alive – Columbus Clippers 5 Specialty Salons
“…While it’s true any skilled stylist can work with hair of all types and textures, there is no denying that some are better than others at cutting and styling curls. Ambushed, in the Short North, is Ohio’s only exclusively curly hair salon…” more »

Columbus Underground – Top 10 Salons & Spas in Columbus
“…There are a lot of places you can get your hair done and find spa treatments all throughout Columbus and the surrounding suburbs…” more »

Jen’s Curly Mess Blog – Salon Review: Ambushed Salon
“…there’s been a buzz in my ear ever since fully committing to the curly girl life about a salon in Columbus called Ambushed. Unlike pretty much every salon on the block, this place eats, breathes, sleeps and LIVES curly hair.” more »

Columbus Alive – Now Hair This: Ask The Experts
“…Make sure you are visiting a stylist who understands your curly hair needs and can give you the best product recommendations for curly hair…” more »

Columbus Underground – Short North Salon
“…One of the things I’ve always dreamed of having, if I ever had my own space, was natural light. It is as much of a tool as my scissors or hairdryer and it’s something that the majority of salons don’t have.”  more »

Columbus Alive: Beauty: Ambushed Salon
“…Calling hair her fabric – “each is different and requires a different treatment” – Bush has a four-step process of conditioning and cutting. She keeps customers informed on what style and products would work best for their curls…” more »