Archive for the ‘Hair Trends’ Category

How to care for coloured hair

Sunday, May 4th, 2014

Keep your dyed hair vibrant and glossy by taking note of these colour protecting dos and don’ts.  Dying your hair is a far bigger process than a trip to the salon or a good hour spent faffing around with a home-colour kit. In fact, it is usually what you do following the colouring that counts, read more »

Hair dye D.I.Y – Master the purple hue

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Create the shiny purple locks of Nicole Richie and Kelly Osbourne with these top tinting tips.  Back in 2012, Katy Perry ditched her long raven locks for a shade of purple, sparking a trend that would sweep through Hollywood and right into our own kitchens – D.I.Y style that is. The simple truth is that read more »

Four of the best party hairstyles

Saturday, December 21st, 2013

Read our step-by-step guide to party hair this season. Whether you have your work Christmas do coming up or you want to look extra special for New Years Eve, you can’t go wrong with the following party hairstyles… 1. The voluminous blow dry – Wash and towel dry your hair before spraying a root booster/volumising read more »

The New Crop

Friday, August 30th, 2013

Out with the long in with the short. Women with long and luscious hair are the envy of other women everywhere. When a short haired friend says to a long haired friend “I love your hair, how do you get it so long and glossy?” the subtext generally reads “Argh, I want to cut your read more »

Hair perfume – the new trend

Saturday, August 17th, 2013

For a new way to wear fragrance, look no further – hair perfumes are on the rise. Fragrances for hair are taking the beauty world by storm. The theory is that strands of hair are more absorbent than skin, leading to longer-lasting scents. On top of this, hair perfumes provide the added benefit of keeping read more »

Should women have to pay more than men for haircuts?

Saturday, January 26th, 2013

A recent incident in Denmark has sparked debate about the pricing of haircuts. The Board of Equal Treatment in Denmark has recently ordered a hair salon to pay 2,500 crowns (approx £281) to a woman after she filed a complaint about the cost of her haircut. The salon in question advertises womens haircuts as 100 read more »

Do you long for big and bouncy hair? Ditch the curling tongs & revert to rollers

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

Go back to basics with sleep-in rollers. Nowadays we have so many newfangled electronic styling tools promising us the world that we often forget that sometimes the best methods are the simplest. Whilst you might resent shelling out lots of money for curling tongs and blow dryers for curl and volume and then not using read more »

Get knotted

Monday, March 28th, 2011

There are not many catwalk hairstyles which we can emulate in our every day lives, but plaits are certainly one thing we can do. If you haven’t already received the memo, plaits are going to be huge for Autumn/Winter 2011 after having stormed the catwalks at fashion weeks around the globe, notably Lanvin at Paris read more »