Who Said Commercial Colour Was Boring? part 2

Recently I was invited to hear Josh Wood talk at a Redken event, a rare opportunity to listen to an industry icon talk. The subject got onto trends and what Josh thought; it was so interesting because he also feels that because the technology of colour, either from a box or a tube, is so good and getting even better, the only thing that’s going to distinguish us from our competitors is the application. Given that most hairdressers say they do balayage and to some interpretation they do, what sets one apart from the other? APPLICATION. It’s the same for most commercial looks now because the colour choice is what fans the instagram story, but it’s the application that makes it look amazing. read more

A color clients expectations

For most of last year, when travelling and teaching one thing came up over and over gain, and that was managing the clients expectation, it didn’t matter the class or the level it was as if this was the biggest thing in the room. Last year I did write about the consultation you can read that here, but I do think this is something worth touching on so we can split clients into a few different groups, but before we do that, its important that we as an industry stand tall and proud, we are the ones who have the knowledge, been on the courses, up skilling all the time and we shouldn’t be afraid of a colour change or the word NO, if we feel its applicable. read more

Red all about it and balayage

Red is the current IT girl micro  colour trend or so it seems, we can’t open a magazine without reading about it and even the Daily Mail did an article on it earlier in the year  (more about that later).
My lovely client  Clara Paget has gone back red, who is filming the hit USA show Black Sails which you can now see on Amazon here in the UK.  Ronze  ‘a red bronze’ is trending in the USA a getting a slight look in here in the UK read more

What is BRONDE

Whilst looking back through my work I realised that I had started using the term Bronde back in July 2012 thats three years ago! and it seems like this look is staying strong and current . read more