Balayage is a freehand hair painting technique where color is concentrated mostly on mid shaft and ends. Results can be very subtle or very bold. Balayage looks very natural and does not show an obvious outgrowth.
American Balayage is a combination of classic Balayage and foil highlights. Classic Balayage concentrates color on mid shaft and ends. American Balayage adds foil to give a face framing pop and randomly extending highlights closer to the scalp.