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What age to colour kids hair

August 7, 2019

What the right age to start colouring or chemically processing your hair? This is a super tricky one and one that is more matter of opinion than fact. Now, hair dye manufacturers say that colours are not intended for any being under the age of 16. This is due to the fact that the dyes […]

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I Want What I Haven’t Got

July 17, 2019

My Hair Isn’t What I Want… Tell me about it! Almost all of us want something we haven’t got. That’s life huh? The amount of times I hear: “I wish I had thick hair” “I wish I had long hair” “I wish my hair was blonde” And the list goes on! Guys, I get it. […]

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Hairdresser Jargon – What it means

June 26, 2019

I’ve been there before, where someone uses a technical term that they understand from their field of work. Usually it’s the accountant and I just have no idea what they have actually asked of me! I understand that sometimes it’s the same for you guys when I talk about hair. So I’ve put together a […]

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Professional Or Not?

June 5, 2019

This again is something that has everyone torn! Do we buy our products from the super markets and every day shops or do we buy professional direct form the hairdresser? Now as a hairdresser it is morally correct of me to say from the hairdresser. Grand but I need to tell you why. Don’t switch […]

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Pregnancy Hair?

May 15, 2019

Noooo, I mean hair in pregnancy. This is a tricky one as let’s face it, us women are all totally different. However, one thing we all have in common is hormones and hair drama’s during, after, or before pregnancy. So as a rule, what generally happens is before you become pregnant, your hair does the […]

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Salon or Mobile Hairdresser?

April 24, 2019

Wowza, this is a tricky one and I think we have all dabbled in both. I know I certainly have and I’m in the trade. I’ve seen both sides and I think there are pro’s and con’s for both. I think the answer is simple. What works best for you? So, I have worked in […]

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Blonde Hair

April 3, 2019

Are you blonde? If so, let’s talk about blonde hair….. So whatever shade of blonde you are, you need to look after it. Blonde hair tarnishes so quickly and easily. I’ve heard it many times throughout my career where the clients hair was the perfect blonde and when they come back 8 weeks later, they’re […]

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Hair Shredding

March 13, 2019

My hair’s falling out! I hear this sooo much and it can be a tricky one, but it’s also easily fixed so please don’t stress! On average, you are supposed to lose 100 hairs a day. Seems like a lot right? It’s not if you counted how many hairs are in a small area; there’s […]

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Bobbles, Accessories & Snapping!

February 20, 2019

Who knew those 3 could be in the same sentence? Who uses their bobbles and tucks the ends into the bottom? Do you maybe use poor quality accessories but didn’t even know? Ok…. Bobbles….. Any bobbles you have with a metal joinings, throw away right now. Why I hear you ask? Well, the metal bonds […]

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Do you know how to wash your hair?

January 30, 2019

The first thing you learn as a hairdresser is mind blowing; how to wash your hair. Seems simple right? WRONG! I can guarantee 70% of you do it wrong! Here’s the know how… You need to understand the product you’re using and ensure that it’s right for your hair. Ideally, wash it with clean running water instead […]

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