26 May 2022
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How To: Refining Hair with Paul Watts

As hairdressers, it’s our job to be creative. We provide our clients with the most fabulous styles and incredible transformations. However, refining hair or removing weight is something we don’t necessarily get taught within the foundations (Images by Bobheads). Refining hair is something you learn through experience and your career," explains Joico Europe Ambassador & Educator, Paul Watts "It’s a creative skill, which takes time to develop and execute perfectly, but can often be tricky when working on different types and textures of hair. It’s a skill that is used consistently within our hairdressing careers and something we should discuss...

Members Night Inspires in Manchester 

The Fellowship for British Hairdressing’s Members Night headed to Manchester for an evening of inspiration, education and networking.  Held at the Alan Howard Academy in Stockport, five teams presented their latest ideas and also techniques to an appreciative audience. Georgia Bell from Society, Danny Robinson from Danny & Co Barbers, Katie Walsh from 110, Stacey Wright from McKoy Hair Company as well as Naomi Brooks from The Hair Sanctuary.  Host for the evening was our Chancellor Ashleigh Hodges. She interviewed the hairdressers about their careers and their model’s styles, dissecting the looks and discussing the latest techniques. Ashleigh also interviewed Chair...

Sassoon Scholarship Winner Visits Academy

The current Sassoon Scholarship Winner, Kim Nicole Jones, has spent another fascinating day on her Sassoon Academy course. Kim Nicole Jones was the Sassoon Scholarship Winner - run in association with Sassoon Academy and the Fellowship for British Hairdressing and sponsored by Denman - for 2020, but only managed to take her prize this year due to Covid restrictions. “I had four courses to choose and decided to choose courses that were all very different to each other, to learn how to be more detailed in all aspects of my work and incorporate the new techniques when servicing my clients....

LEAD time! An interview with Francis Tesmer

Francis Tesmer, has spent the last 11 years conceptualizing and developing the Lead degree program to transform professional beauty education to meet the needs of its workforce. Francis Tesmer, ROLFS Global CEO, Economic senator of the German and International Senate of Economy, global entrepreneur, and philanthropist, is clear-eyed about how the over $500 billion dollar beauty industry has the highest obligation to positively impact the world and its workforce. With over 25 years of outstanding global business, leadership and humanitarian commitment, Tesmer’s inspiring professional journey reflects her lifelong passion for affordable education and her commitment to making the world a...

Project X Spends Day with Bruce Masefield

The Fellowship for British Hairdressing's Project X Team was delighted to be able to spend the day with Bruce Masefield at the Wella Studio. Bruce’s passion, dedication and commitment to his craft has kept him at the forefront of the hairdressing industry for three decades. From looking after his clientele in the salon to being on a magazine shoot. Bruce’s ability to combine international fashion with contemporary, expertly polished hair means that he is constantly pushing the boundaries and intuitively knows what looks will give you that chic, sexy and fresh edge to your hair. Bruce took the Project...

Blonde Artistry with Christel Barron-Hough

Renowned for her beautiful blondes and her enviable salon colour business, Wella is very proud to be partnering with Christel, owner of STIL, for her very own 1-day course ‘Blonde Artistry’. Blonde Artistry is part of their brand new ‘Signature Masterclass’ series; this course has been exclusively designed by Christel herself. It explores the secrets of beautiful blondes; as well as her approach to creating truly bespoke shades that are works of art. She also gives advice on maximising your colour business in salon. Price: £275 plus vat. Dates: Available at the Wella Studio Manchester on Monday 25th April or the...