The reason you might never be getting the haircut you want could come down to the same reason you and your ex broke up: communication problems. Like a doctor speaking to a patient in layman’s terms, the hairstylist is highly educated in their practice, while the client (you) is not. This can make for some vast misunderstandings over seemingly simple terms. So while bringing in pics of the look you’re going for is always helpful, it’s just as helpful to be hip to the haircare lingo. So follow the link below for a list of terms to study before your next visit to the chair.