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08/02/2016 11:56

Nigel Kenny Joins Elite European Joico Team

Local business man and one of Ireland's top hair colour specialists have qualified to represent Joico’s European Education Team. Nigel Kenny of Hair by Nigel & Co, Kilkenny, whose passion for hair colour has never been underestimated
05/02/2016 09:22

The Perfect Bleed

Rob Blowers of House of Hair, Brighton is set to perfect his technique for ‘The Perfect Bleed’ at London salon, Not Another Salon, with Sophia Hilton
04/02/2016 15:07

Project X Day with Industry Expert Zoe Irwin

On Monday 1st February the Project X team of 12 students were lucky enough to spend the day with industry expert Zoe Irwin at ghd Studios in London
04/02/2016 14:29

milk_shake’s Neville Ramsay Styles Anna Wintour for Fashion Event

milk_shake ambassador and celebrity stylist, Neville Ramsay got Editor-in-Chief of American Vogue and Artistic Director of Condé Nast, Anna Wintour ready for her appearance with Katharine Viner
04/02/2016 10:46

Studio 6 in Attendance at the Portsmouth Tattoo Extravaganza

Portsmouth will be hosting its 6th three day tattoo convention, Tattoo Extravaganza, in March. Held at the Portsmouth Pyramids Centre, the convention displays incredible work from artists from around the world
01/02/2016 10:53

Men’s Hair Workshop Returns with a Bang!

The first Men’s Hair Workshop of the year took place on Monday 25th January at the Alan d Academy in Smithfield, London with a unique opportunity to learn from an array of mentors
01/02/2016 10:02

ClubStar ‘Fake It’ With Hair Extensions

On Monday 25th January ghd in Leeds was the venue for ClubStar’s ‘Fake It’ with Hair Extensions, an informative evening developing expertise in this creative aspect of hairdressing
28/01/2016 10:54

New Colour Lab for Zoology

The award-winning Zoology salon in Wanstead has launched its new Colour Lab. Providing clients with expert advice for all things colour
28/01/2016 10:09

Getting Ready for Spring at Mooch

Mooch, Brighton are getting ready to say goodbye to winter and to welcome the return of spring with their gorgeous sunshine yellow bike and fresh flowers
28/01/2016 09:34

Good Salon Guide Award for browns Lockerbie

The Good Salon Guide, the only independent guide to quality standards in hairdressing in the UK and Ireland, is delighted to announce that browns in Lockerbie was recently awarded as a 5 Star salon
21/01/2016 14:06

Primary Pupils to Take Over Top Hair Salon for Burns’ Birthday

Lochside Primary School pupils are taking over browns hairdressers where they will offer shampoos, blow-dries and styling to clients getting ready for Burns Night celebrations
20/01/2016 10:20

Win £2,500 of Bespoke Education

Step Up & Shine is an exciting and bespoke education package worth £2,500 in the name of industry legend, Christofer Mann, and is open to both members and non-members
20/01/2016 09:55

ClubStar Art Team 2016 Start Their Experience

It was an exciting day for six individuals on Monday 18th January, as they made their way to the Billi Currie salon in London for their first day as the ClubStar Art Team
18/01/2016 10:03

Monroe Hair & Beauty Celebrate Opening

It was a night of music and celebration at Monroe Hair & Beauty, as the newly launched salon officially opened its doors
15/01/2016 13:18

Sarah Mayhew Launch Third Beauty Room

Sarah Mayhew Hair and Beauty Spa in Tonbridge have recently refurbished part of their salon into a luxurious beauty room
15/01/2016 10:19

A Fabulous Free Gift – As If You Needed an Excuse

We know you don’t need an excuse to buy a new styler… or anything new for that matter. But when ghd are giving away a limited edition styling set throughout February and March, there’s no better time to treat yourself
15/01/2016 09:58

ghd Appoint New Global Education Manager Dafydd Rhys Thomas

ghd have recently appointed Dafydd Rhys Thomas as their new Global Education Manager. Dafydd will be supporting all global education teams with any training needs, as well as working with ghd on launches and events throughout the year
14/01/2016 16:27

Wigz on Wheelz Launches ‘Coffee with WOW’

Wigz on Wheelz has launched ‘Coffee with WOW’, where the idea is to have a group of individuals undergoing medical treatment that causes hair loss who can come and have a chat and a coffee
14/01/2016 15:52

Wigz on Wheelz Becomes the UK’s First mynewhair Registered Mobile Salon

Wigz on Wheelz, following training at the L’Oreal Academy with Trevor Sorbie, are thrilled to announce they are now a mynewhair accredited service provider. mynewhair is the pioneering new charity founded by Trevor Sorbie MBE
14/01/2016 15:23

Introducing Wigz on Wheelz

Wigz on Wheelz is a discreet and personal hair and wig service. Their mission is all centred on making you feel unique and individual. They cater for clients suffering with hair loss due to cancer treatment, alopecia, trichotillomania, gender reassignment and hair thinning
14/01/2016 14:32

Introducing Reuzel: Holland’s Finest Pomade

Reuzel is the brainchild of Schorem, the cult 12-chair Rotterdam barbershop that has amassed half a million Facebook fans and a daily queue outside its doors
14/01/2016 11:46

F.A.M.E Team Spend the Day with Mahogany

On Monday 11th January the F.A.M.E. Team made their way to London for a day of education with Mahogany
14/01/2016 11:11

Fellowship ClubStar with D&J Ambrose

On Monday 11th January the first ClubStar event of 2016 was with the D&J Ambrose Art Team at Wella Studios in London
14/01/2016 10:28

Master Craftsman Award for Salon Co-Owner Donna Friend

Donna Friend, 40, joint owner of the award-winning Spirit Hair Team salon in Ystrad Mynach, has received a Master Craftsman Diploma in Hairdressing from the Hair Council’s political director and board member for Wales, Shirley Davis-Fox
14/01/2016 10:08

Dynamic Welsh Salon Joins Campaign to Register Qualified Hairdressers

A national campaign to professionalise the hair industry by encouraging all qualified hairdressers to become state registered has been boosted by one of Wales’ most dynamic salons
11/01/2016 11:46

SWH Team Colour Specialist, Patrick Matthews, Launches His First Collection

Back in June, Simon Webster Hair (SWH) proudly announced that our SWH Team Colour Specialist, Patrick Matthews, had reached the finals of the UK L’Oreal Hairdressing Awards 2015 for his Afro-look entry
11/01/2016 11:30

Award-Winner Linzi King Joins SWH and Introduces Great Lengths Extensions

Linzi King has been hairdressing for 12 years in salons and on editorials and runway shows, and has a contemporary, soft style creating natural, street-looks
11/01/2016 10:28

Wales Hair & Beauty Show Moves to a New Venue for 2016

The Wales Hair and Beauty Show, which is celebrating its fifth year, will be hosted in the brand new Cardiff and Vale City Centre campus on Sunday 8th May 2016
11/01/2016 09:29

A Stellar Year Ahead for the Colour Project and Project X Teams

Last year was a fantastic year for the Colour Project Team and they experienced some fantastic mentoring days, as well as producing some beautiful photographic work
06/01/2016 10:24

Repair Rescue... Now Even Stronger!

How many of your clients wish they could turn back the clock and repair their damaged hair? Well now they can with the new BC Repair Rescue by Schwarzkopf Professional
06/01/2016 09:40

The Journey Begins for F.A.M.E. Team 2016

On Monday 4th January, four excited individuals made their way to London to embark on the first of many inspiring days to develop their skills, confidence and expertise as the F.A.M.E. Team 2016
05/01/2016 16:22

Colour Additive Insurance Breakthrough

Specialist hair insurance provider and trade bodies have stepped in to navigate the tricky insurance issues triggered by the big trend of 2015: colour additives
05/01/2016 15:58

milk_shake Energizing Blend Range

milk_shake’s Energizing haircare system features organic botanical extract-based treatments and essential oils to enhance hair growth, giving more density to the hair thanks to its stimulating properties
21/12/2015 11:28

Fudge Professional Announces Designer Partnerships for London Collections Men Aw16

Fudge Professional is pleased to announce its designer partnerships for London Collections Men AW16
16/12/2015 09:27

Get Skincare for Your Hair at Mooch

With a wide variety of products available, the team at Mooch will happily advise you on the best haircare for you - from mango and murumuru butter moisturisers to kakadu plum, lotus flower and desert lime antioxidants, you are sure to find a product to suit
09/12/2015 11:02

Charles Worthington MBE Wins Fellowship for British Hairdressing Lifetime Achievement Award

Charles Worthington MBE won the Lifetime Achievement Award, having previously twice won ‘Fellowship Hairdresser of the Year’ and received the ‘Fellow with Honours and ‘Fellow with Distinction’ awards in previous years
08/12/2015 15:51

The Fellowship for British Hairdressing Luncheon and Awards 2015

On Monday 7th December, The Dorchester Hotel welcomed The Fellowship Luncheon & Awards. A beautiful backdrop to this fantastic event showcasing and recognising individuals and companies who have contributed towards The Fellowship for British Hairdressing
08/12/2015 14:36

Jacks of London Introduce The True Gent

The UK’s leading barbers, Jacks of London, is celebrating its 20th year on British high streets by launching their own exclusive ‘True Gent’ range of male grooming products - while also becoming the ‘official men’s grooming partner’ to England football star, Jack Butland
04/12/2015 11:13

The First Ever ghd Graduates Have Officially Graduated

Earlier this year, styling super-brand ghd launched the first-ever regulated and approved styling qualification. ghd are proud to announce that the first group of talented students graduated at the ghd academy on Dean Street in Soho this week
04/12/2015 09:22

Carry your Gear in Style with the Help of Mooch

Who needs paper or plastic when instead you can have an exclusive Mooch cotton tote!
30/11/2015 15:44

Get On Yer Bike This Christmas at Mooch

Mooch have certainly put the ‘bright’ in ‘Brighton’ this Christmas with their stunning window display
30/11/2015 09:40

Laura Bull Crowned Young Entrepreneur of the Year

On Friday 20th November, Laura Bull, salon owner at Code Hair Consultants, was crowned Young Entrepreneur of the Year at the Lowestoft and Waveney Chamber of Commerce Business Awards
27/11/2015 11:15

SWH Introduces the Blow-Dry Bar

Simon Webster Hair introduce their new Blow-Dry Bar: 30-Minute Menu, courtesy of SWH Team’s Sophie and Hannah
27/11/2015 11:08

Simon Webster Hair BB-Beauty Specials

The weather’s biting, the mornings are dark and the nights are drawing in. What’s a sane person to do other than...
27/11/2015 10:54

HOB Salons are the British Colour Technician of the Year 2015

On Monday the 23rd of November, HOB Salons' Creative Colour Director, Issie Churcher, was announced as the British Colour Technician of the Year 2015 at the annual British Hairdressing Awards
27/11/2015 10:47

HOB Camden's Craig Clark Wins Platinum at International Trend Vision

The annual International Wella TrendVision Awards Final took place on Sunday the 22nd of November in Berlin, where HOB Camden's Craig Clark took the Ultimate Colour Award and will now bring back the Platinum title to the UK
27/11/2015 10:28

Caroline Sanderson and Claire McIntyre are Scottish Hairdresser of the Year

On Monday the 23rd of November, Ego Hair Design’s Caroline Sanderson and Claire McIntyre were announced as Scottish Hairdresser of the Year 2015 at the annual British Hairdressing Awards
27/11/2015 10:18

Caroline Sanderson Announced as Britain’s Best Photographic Stylist

Congratulations to Caroline Sanderson of Ego Hair Design in Inverness, who was announced as Britain’s Best Photographic Stylist in the NHF Photographic Stylist of the Year Awards
27/11/2015 10:07

Ego Win Best Front of House Team at the British Hairdressing Business Awards

On Monday the 14th of September, HJ’s 2015 British Hairdressing Business Awards announced Ego Hair Design as the winners of the Best Front of House Team
24/11/2015 15:44

It’s Official... Spirit Hair Team is One of Britain’s Best!

Local salon, Spirit Hair Team has been crowned one of the UK’s very best hairdressing salons/barber shops after winning in this year’s, Britain’s Best competition
24/11/2015 09:07

British Hairdressing Awards 2015 Winners Announced

It’s the Oscars of the hairdressing Industry; the British Hairdressing Awards took place on Monday 23rd November to a sell-out crowd in London
23/11/2015 09:34

Salon 108 Welcome Fresh New Talent

Salon 108 in Bexleyheath, Kent has recently had the pleasure of watching two staff members, Bobbi and Billie, make the transition from trainees to qualified salon stylists
18/11/2015 11:19

Top Welsh Salon Owner Endorses International Work Placements for Apprentices

Donna Friend, of Spirit Hair Team, says both the apprentices and their employers ultimately benefit from them working in a different country and learning new skills
16/11/2015 09:56

Step Up & Shine with Junior Green

Sophie Freegard from Tops Hair Salon and Beauty in Melksham enjoyed a fantastic day at the ghd Academy in Soho for their annual Afro Connection course
12/11/2015 14:46

Northern Ireland Hairdressers Association Celebrates 50 Years

For the perfect salon Christmas night out look no further than the Northern Ireland Hairdressers Association’s 50th anniversary celebrations
11/11/2015 16:19

A Fantastic Showcase of Project X and Colour Projects

On Tuesday 3rd November the Project X and Colour Project Teams took to the stage at the trendy Laundry Rooms in London Fields for their Finale evening
11/11/2015 15:40

Jacks of London Launch New Product Range with Premiership Support

The UK’s leading barbers, Jacks of London, is celebrating its 20th year on British high streets by launching their own exclusive ‘True Gent’ range of male grooming products - while also becoming the ‘official men’s grooming partner’ to England football star, Jack Butland
11/11/2015 15:05

F.A.M.E. Team with Bruce Masefield

The F.A.M.E. Team spent the day with Bruce Masefield at the Sassoon Academy, on Monday 9th November, as their penultimate date for what has been a fantastic and busy year
11/11/2015 09:49

Aquarius Hair Design Take the Crown for Business Innovation

Celebrations all round at Aquarius Hair Design in Earlston, as the salon is crowned a winner in its category in the Scottish Borders Business Excellence Awards
06/11/2015 13:22

Fellowship Fringe Inspires Scotland

On Monday 2nd November the atmospheric Voodoo Rooms in the heart of Edinburgh welcomed a sold out audience to the Fellowship’s eagerly anticipated Fringe event
06/11/2015 11:44

Easydry Delighted to Support Haircuts for the Homeless

As a company, Easydry is always delighted to support charities and charitable initiatives where they can. Whilst in Australia they were asked to get involved with ‘Haircuts for the Homeless’ by community-focused salon, Murphy Gozzard
06/11/2015 09:23

Josh Griffiths is NHF’s Welsh Student of the Year

Josh Griffiths from Spirit Hair Team in Ystrad Mynach, near Caerphilly, has been crowned as Welsh Student of the Year at the National Hairdressers Federation’s Welsh Hairdressing & Beauty Awards 2015
04/11/2015 14:21

Fellowship Awards Finalists Announced

On Wednesday 28th October members of Chancellery and invited industry guests met at L’Oréal in London to discuss the Fellowship Awards nominations for 2015
02/11/2015 14:52

ColourNation Become an Official Olaplex Salon

Olaplex™ has just arrived in London from the USA, and ColourNation is thrilled to be one of the first salons in the West End offering this revolutionary new hair service
02/11/2015 10:47

Charles Clarke Awarded Best in Hair and Beauty

The 2015 Cavan Business and Tourism Awards took place on Friday October 30th at the beautiful Slieve Russell Hotel
30/10/2015 15:16

Hello Heat, Goodbye Split Ends

ghd Advanced Split End Therapy is activated by the heat of your styler to help nourish and fortify damaged ends, leaving hair feeling sleek, smooth and shiny for up to ten washes
30/10/2015 10:46

HOB Salons Present ROXY at the TrendVision UK Final

Akin Konizi and the HOB Creative Team were invited by Wella Professionals to introduce their SS16 trend, Roxy, at the TrendVision Awards UK Final at Camden’s Roundhouse, where HOB Salons took home two Gold and one Silver Award
30/10/2015 09:54

Guy Kremer Wows a Sold Out Audience

The Banking Hall in London was the grand and beautiful venue for a sold out evening with Fellowship Hairdresser of The Year, Guy Kremer, on Monday 26th October. Guests included those well known within the press; hairdressing experts such as Karine Jackson and Michelle Griffin, as well as close friends of Guy including actress Camilla Rutherford
29/10/2015 09:58

Errol Douglas MBE Honoured with 2015 Ambassador of London Award

Errol Douglas MBE, one of the world’s most influential hairdressers, was awarded a prestigious ‘2015 Ambassador of London’ award at the London Lifestyle Awards, who held their 6th Annual celebration last night at the Park Lane Hilton
27/10/2015 14:10

Reef Salons Style at Belle Bridal Wedding Fayre

Reef Salons, Durham and Wynyard, participated in Belle Bridal Magazine’s luxury wedding fayre, held at Wynyard Hall
27/10/2015 11:49

New Team, New Location, Same Vision!

A four-strong team of inspirational and influential hairdressers are back from Delhi as part of Schwarzkopf Professional’s Shaping Futures initiative
27/10/2015 11:28

Jamie Stevens' Launches New Haircare Range

Jamie Stevens has launched his own line of products titled MR. aimed at reducing and disguising hair loss
27/10/2015 11:03

Fellowship’s Project X and Colour Project Finale

The Fellowship for British Hairdressing is holding a fantastic evening to showcase the young talent of the hairdressing industry on Tuesday 3rd November at The Laundry in the trendy area of London Fields
27/10/2015 10:39

F.A.M.E Team with Billi Currie

On Tuesday 20th October the F.A.M.E. Team spent the day with Billi Currie at his beautiful Marylebone salon
27/10/2015 10:22

Fudge Professional Launches New Website

Following on from the brand name and logo update, the new website reinforces the heritage of the brand and focuses on the professional hairdresser
23/10/2015 14:25

Studio 6 Get Set for Movember

The team at Studio 6 in Hayling Island are getting ready for Movember – a month long charity fundraising initiative helping men fight cancer
23/10/2015 13:03

Kutz ‘n’ Kurlz Hair and Beauty Shortlisted in the NHF Welsh Awards

The Kutz ‘n’ Kurlz salon team are over the moon that their nomination has resulted in the subsequent short listing for The Welsh Salon Team of the Year in the 2015 NHF Welsh Awards
23/10/2015 11:33

Business Excellence for Aquarius Hair Design

The team at Aquarius Hair Design in Earlston are celebrating their latest achievement of making it into the final three in their category in the Scottish Borders Business Excellence Awards
21/10/2015 13:27

Spirit Hair Team Nominated for Welsh Salon Team of the Year

Spirit Hair Team has been nominated for Welsh Salon Team of the Year in the 2015 NHF Welsh Awards
21/10/2015 11:21

ghd Crowned as one of the Coolest Brands in the UK!

Drum roll please…… one of the most innovative hair tool brands on the planet, ghd, has been named as one of the coolest brands in the UK according to CoolBrands.uk.com
20/10/2015 09:26

Achieve Something Remarkable

Add your name to the growing list of hairdressers, including Lee Stafford, Errol Douglas, Trevor Sorbie and Nicky Clarke, who are taking part in Magic Scissors this November
19/10/2015 15:54

Keratin Complex Color Therapy Arrives In London

Showcasing the superb results that Keratin Complex can achieve in front of the leading lights of the hairdressing industry was a thrilling experience for Deborah Gavin, the international artistic director for Colour Therapy, by Keratin Complex
19/10/2015 09:54

The F.A.M.E Team Collaborate with GHD

The Fellowship's F.A.M.E Team spent a day with ghd to produce their latest stunning collection......
19/10/2015 08:27

West Sussex Hair and Beauty Awards

We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2015 etc Hair & Beauty Awards...
16/10/2015 12:09

London just got louder!

Hot on the heels of its Parisian counterpart, the fourth NOISE London returned to uber cool Hackney, bigger and better than ever
15/10/2015 13:55

UNITE’s Global Session Lands in London

The historic venue of Shoreditch Town Hall was the perfect backdrop to the event from October 3rd – 4th. An impressive 16 international artists took to the stage, presenting a wide and stunning spectrum of contemporary, classic, men’s and avant-garde looks to an audience of over 300
14/10/2015 11:10

F.A.M.E Team Finalists Take to the Salon International Stage

On Monday 12th October, the F.A.M.E. Team 2016 finalists took to the stage with the hope of being chosen as the final four for next year
14/10/2015 10:27

Schwarzkopf Professional Shaping Futures is recruiting volunteers for 2016!

Interested in making a difference to young people’s lives? Looking for a way to use your talent and expertise for the greater good? Schwarzkopf Professional Shaping Futures is back for another year to teach young, disadvantaged youths across the world the art of hairdressing - and they’re recruiting for 2016
14/10/2015 09:09

Gazette Hair and Beauty Awards

We can now reveal the winners of The Gazette’s inaugural Hair and Beauty Awards. The people’s choice awards were set up to celebrate the fantastic talent within the hair and beauty sector across Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre
12/10/2015 14:38

Jack Howard takes his Balayage Revolution to Westrow Salon Group, Milton Keynes and Jersey

Jack Howard at Paul Edmonds, international hair colourist to the likes of Gillian Anderson, Poppy Delevingne and Suki Waterhouse, is continuing his Balayage revolution with new delegates at Westrow salon group, Phoenix Hair & Body in Milton Keynes and The Parlour in Jersey
12/10/2015 10:15

F.A.M.E Team with Zoe Irwin

The Fellowship F.A.M.E. Team recently experienced a day packed full of energy and inspiration with Zoe Irwin
12/10/2015 09:36

The London Hair and Beauty Awards 2015

Congratulations to all the winners at this year's London Hair and Beauty Awards 2015!!!
08/10/2015 08:12

HOB Salons Take a Hat-Trick at the Wella TrendVision UK Finals

It was a double win for HOB Salons at the Wella Professionals TrendVision Award UK and Ireland Final, with HOB Camden's Craig Clark scooping Gold in the UK Colour Award category, and HOB Franchisee, Shabaz Hussain winning UK Gold in the Young Talent category
06/10/2015 15:11

Anne Butterly of Easydry Receives Businesswoman of the Year Nomination

Anne Butterly continues the ten year anniversary of Easydry with yet another award nomination. The IMAGE Businesswoman of the Year 2015 shortlist was revealed recently, with Anne being shortlisted in the prestigious ‘Overseas Irish Businesswoman of the Year’ category
02/10/2015 09:35

Aquarius Hair Design Get Set to Celebrate their Triple Anniversary

Morag Sterrick, owner of Aquarius Hair Design in Earlston, and her talented team are getting ready for their big triple anniversary
02/10/2015 08:47

Feather Lights: The new Ombré by Charles Worthington

Feather Lights is the latest colour service from Charles Worthington, which the London Evening Standard has dubbed the ‘new sophisticated Ombre’
02/10/2015 08:31

Colour Contouring at Charles Worthington

Once only associated with make-up, Charles Worthington’s new contouring service promises to change the shape of your face using the latest professional colouring techniques
01/10/2015 08:18

Big Hair, Fun and Fizz

Taking part in the Big Hair Do was Simon Webster Hair who had a real party theme, with plenty of fizz, sweets and cupcakes to keep their guests refreshed
30/09/2015 11:56

HOB Salons and Academy win the esteemed Training Award at the BHBA

On Monday the 14th of September, HJ’s 2015 British Hairdressing Business Awards announced HOB Salons and Academy as the winners of the acclaimed Training Award at the spectacular ceremony held in the Lancaster London Hotel
30/09/2015 11:51

Akin Konizi Presents On Stage at Wella Winners Show

Four time British Hairdresser of the Year and HOB Salons' International Creative Director, Akin Konizi, took to the stage at the Wella Winners Lunch on Wednesday the 19th of August at their World studio in London