28 October 2021

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AW21 Tribes: Warren Boodaghian HOB Academy

While new trends and techniques emerge for the coming season, the tribes we belong to simply update and reform. HOB Academy head of technical, Warren Boodaghian, says we all belong to a tribe thanks to our lifestyle, likes, dislikes, values and beliefs – and that tribe depends on the hair style and colour we wear as well as the lifestyle we live. Here is a look at Warren's AW21 Tribes. “We are all part of a tribe – from the clothes we buy, to the politics we believe in," explains Warren Boodaghian. "Being part of a tribe is important, especially at the...

Scalp Health: Good Advice from Krysia West

"When it comes to hair loss we need to first look at scalp health. You can tell a lot from the hair health and hair loss issues from the scalp. That’s why care is so important and there’s a few things you should be looking out for." Krysia West, Owner of Postiche Academy and Perfectly Posh Hair. "In order to maintain scalp health, it’s crucial to treat it with care through regular exfoliation and the use of the right products," explains Krysia "Our scalps can be affected by factors including pollution, free radicals and other environmental aggressors. To combat...

Denman Stage Star Winner 2021 is Announced

On Monday 18th October at Salon International four Denman Stage Star finalists took to the HJ Stage to compete for the title and win a career transforming year of perks and opportunities. Abbie Troup of Harris and Fox, James Forte of GFC Hairdressing, James Holroyd of Yoke The Salon and Nicola Hamm of Nicola Kristel Hair presented a diverse range of models that really demonstrated their breadth of talent and professionalism. On the Denman Stage Star judging panel were multi-award winning hairdressing legends Michael Young and Gary Hooker. This amazing group of finalists made it incredibly hard for all...

Tincture Collection by Mary Geoghegan, KH Hair

"My Tincture Collection isn't about looking crazy or wild; it embraces the weird and also the wonderful natural beauty in all of us. Our differences in skin pigmentation, hair colours & textures, body shapes and abilities. These things make us who we are and that is beautiful." Mary Geoghegan, KH Hair Nottingham. "The Tincture Collection is about scrapping conventional beauty as well as embracing who you are," explains Mary Geoghegan. "The inspiration for the colour palette comes from mother nature herself. Popping up here, there and everywhere in different colours, textures, shapes and sizes, but only seen when you look for...

Top Colour Trends for Winter by Dylan Brittain

Dylan Brittain, Artistic Director at Rainbow Room International and Schwarzkopf UK Ambassador, presents his 4 Top Colour Trends for Winter. Top Colour Trends for Winter: CHOCOLATE BRUNETTE WITH A TWIST Rich, chocolate brunettes that look incredibly glossy are always a trend for the winter months. However, for winter 2021 we will see these have a twist; subtle golden highlights and balayage will be added to a delicious chocolate base. This will give the hair dimension, depth and movement, as well as added reflective shine. GALAXY INSPIRED HUES Say goodbye to bold shades of fuchsia pink and yellow; they were popular in the...

RIP Chris Williams: Some Words from Rush Hair

The very sad news has come through of the passing of our industry colleague and friend, Chris Williams. It is an honour for us to be able to publish this statement from Andy Phouli and Stell Andrew; joint CEOs at Rush Hair: "It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we are letting you know that our friend and colleague, Chris Williams passed away yesterday after a very short illness. "Our Rush family and the industry knew and loved Chris Williams as a larger-than-life character, not only in the UK but throughout the hairdressing world.  In his role as International...