SHINE ON

That time of year again the clocks have gone back and the lights have gone up on Oxford Street, Christmas day is over and all conversations seem to be about New Years Eve parties and that perfect dress, but what about healthy glossy hair?. A good friend of mine recently told me that she just can’t dress her hair out unless its quick and easy, so for some people styling can be left on the back burner to be honest I don’t blame her. I find the whole styling thing hard work myself, but does the gloss factor have to suffer?.
All of you who know me understand that I always like to see hair that is healthy and glossy, hairdressers can blow out your hair to give you bounce and shine on the day you see them, but how do you maintain that gloss in-between appointments. read more

A Beautiful Glossy Finish.

Having been in the hair industry for 30 years,i have long known that no matter how beautiful a colour i do on a client it will only look superb to me when it has been blown dry by a talented hairdresser. Any of you who know me will attest to the fact that i adore bouncy, glossy glamorously styled hair and that i don’t blow dry or cut myself.
It doesn’t matter where i have worked London, Paris, New York, DC to name a few, the kind of clients i attract love a beautiful natural colour and a glossy chic finish. 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

Balayage & Ombre – Not Just For Blondes

Balayage and Ombre first and foremost highlighting techniques, where colour is painted onto the hair in long sweeping motion.People often assume that Balayage and Ombre are for blondes because Sarah Jessica Parker became synonymous with balayage when Sex and the City began.  These techniques are suitable for any hair colour, simply giving a natural sun kissed look, the illusion of having spent a month on the Riviera.  There are lots of famous faces with dark hair levitra buy

such as Penelope Cruz, Giselle, Drew Barrymore who all sport these.

To mimic how the sun naturally catches the hair, the brightest pieces of colour are always placed around the face and ends of the hair, making Ombre and Balayage’s application more organic than traditional highlights.  The result is softer regrowth so the tell-tale dark line where colour grows out is a thing of the past. read more