How could I write about my favourite hair colour products without talking about this little gem called Chromative which used to go by the name Symbio .
Symbio was never launched in the USA so I was a little unclear about what it was. I had used a similar product called ARTec in the states, but a morning spent with my friend Graham Crook from L’oreal and all was put right, and indeed he has a trick or two up his sleeve. It has recently been relaunched as Chromative in the UK and comes with 22 shades which lack a few read more

Simply the best

As colourists we all have them, our favourite go to products, ones we can count on every time to deliver the results we want and our clients expect. I have quite a few and over the next few months I am going to be writing about them and telling you what makes them my go to product. read more

The Gray Issue

The Gray issue
In my experience as a hair colourist a thorough consultation is the key to a successful result. For me it is the most important and one of the most personal things I can do with my clients. A thorough and clear Consultation will help determine the right result before I actually start any bespoke colour service. read more

keep on training

I have always believed in training staff well and maintaining education throughout an individual’s career. Good groundings in the fundamentals of colour are key for any colourist, this will give them a thorough understanding of what the hair, product or technique can do and read more