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

Balayage on the road

January has seen me take my Balayage revolution class on the road, already i’ve been in Cork and Newcastle. The response has been huge and heartwarming. People and the industry are more aware of the technique now, looking back at the last few years and it has really taken off here in the UK. There is still some confusion about what Balayage is, and in it’s classic form it’s a highlighting technique, but slowly we are over coming that. I believe its the fear of going close to the scalp that frightens hairdressers the most, colour bleeding on the scalp has never been a pretty look, and this is certainly part of the focus in my classes. read more

Balayage Classes across London and the UK

This year has seen a surge in colourists seeking out training for Balayage, i’ve literally been all over the place and have been running many classes out of the salon Neville which has been amazing. My classes, and yes we have new balayage dates coming for 2015 are all about the technical application, it ‘s not enough for me to say thats okay, I like to think that its a full on day where the end goal is to dispell all the fears and myths about freehand work and really get to practice the skill of being able to paint the hair from  root to tip so that after we have filled a doll head with balayage pieces you can then go back into the salon and start applying what you have learned. read more