- by myfryeboots on 05/20/2011
Seriously. Is she paying people to write these reviews? I found Fransceca to be a total snot. She was rude, brusque and totally obnoxious. Still, she told me to trust her and she ooozed confidence. Unfortunately, she mangled my hair so badly that everyone I see is like ""OH GOD I AM SO SORRY"" and ""It is hair it will grow out."" Thanks girl for stealing my mojo. I wish I could sue.
- by gagaloo on 08/19/2010
Honestly, the only reason she gets the one star is because she is, in fact, extremely other worldly talented. The the reason the other four stars AREN'T filled in because of these four of many reasons... 1. She harrasses you into getting what SHE wants to do, no matter what you might think you'd like better. NOT even as an expert, just because shes a B***h. 2. when she doesn't get her way shes makes you feel EXTREMELY uncomfortable about it. 3. She is able to have certain rules that she doesn't mind breaking.4. She is arrogant, gross, gasses on clients, treats her employees nastily, and wouldn't mind completely disregarding your client relationship to get her way. Is it worth the money ABSOLUTELY ! is it worth the stress and sometimes pressure you'll feel if you want something other than what she wants. NO. !!!!!!!
- by LouiseR on 03/13/2010
Follow this link and you can see Francesca review her very own salon. I am sure many of the other reviews were written by Francesca. philadelphia.citysearch.###/review/43696019 FOLLICALIZED MAKEOVER!! by FRANCESCA RIVETTI at Insider Pages A friend highly recommended Follicle, told me about the consultation appointment, at first i was skeptical as i just wanted to get my hair done.... i had major roots! After much disappointment from past salons, i decided to give theconsultation a try. This was the best experience and investment i have made. I sat with Francesca, she blow me away with her knowledge and concern with the integrity of my hair and image. This is the best cut and color EVER!!
- by PhillyReview on 02/04/2010
I just don't get it. Are you all Francesca's friends, family members? What's up with the reviews? I had an okay cut and color. But I don't want to spend over $300 and have a coworker say to me - so when are you getting your hair cut. Yes. Right AFTER my cut AND COLOR. And honestly, could have gotten it at Hair Cuttery. For much, much cheaper. Yes, definitely go for Francesca when you want to spend a lot. Follicle isn't nearly as cool a salon as they think they are. Gotta run, and get a real haircut!
- by allib24 on 12/30/2009
I've been seeing Francesca for over two years and have been pleased with every visit. I first went to Follicle when I worked in the city, and even though I now work and live in NJ, I still travel over the bridge because she's the best! Because I can't get in the city too often, I schedule my cuts for every 8-10 weeks and they always last. I often get compliments on my hair even up to the day that I go back for a trim. Yesterday someone told me that I looked like I belonged in a hair commercial. To me, this is the best compliment I could have received. \r \r From the original consultation, Francesca understood my style which she deemed, ""classic with a twist "" which describes me perfectly. I appreciate that she takes each person's lifestyle into account. Although she has (brave!) clients who make bold color choices, she understands that it's not my style. She encourages me to try new things that keep my look fresh, however she always stays in a place where I am comfortable. I am willing to try new things because I trust her judgement and she's never let me down. Her goal is to make each person look the best that they can and I think she does just that. This is the best my hair has ever looked!
- by Stephii52 on 11/09/2009
I was a overweight female desperate for a change in my life. I went to follicle and got the change i needed. My face looks so much slimmer, i feel so much better about myself and my color looks amazing!!! and for the first time in 2 years, i got asked for my number, only 3 days after my hair cut!!! SHE IS A GODDDESSSS!!!! AMAZING!!!!!! coudln't be happier!!!!!!!
- by barbwillis on 06/10/2009
Follicle believes they have the right to charge for a canceled appointment yet go on to say ""There is a possibility your appointment may need to be rescheduled due to filming/photo shoot commitments."" So does that mean I will be compensated for my troubles if they cancel on me. Some how I don't think so. There are alot of hairdressers in the sea people. Don't feed the shark.
- by fashionista9 on 04/02/2009
Thanks again Francesca! Moved back to Philly, so happy that my hair is now back in the passionate professional hands of the magic hair goddess,Francesca. Well done you :) You are an inspiration to all women. Thanks again.
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