In Beirut|five women meet regularly in a beauty salon|a colorful and sensual microcosm of the city where several generations come into contact|talk and confide in each other. Layale loves Rabih|but Rabih is married. Nisrine is Muslim and her forthcoming marriage poses a problem; she is no longer a virgin. Rima is tormented by her attraction to women and especially to a lovely client with long hair. Jamale is refusing to grow old. Rose has sacrificed her life to take care of her elderly sister. In the salon|their intimate and liberated conversations revolve around men|sex and motherhood|between haircuts and sugar waxing with caramel.