Teaching hair psychology

Not all hair is created equal. Despite what nature might dole out; whether curls, waves, frizzy locks or something else, the right tools and knowledge can more than make up the difference. The right knowledge about some hidden truths related to hair also has to be passed on in the classroom and in the hands-on… Read More »

Why we should embrace our hair envy

When I was younger, I looked like one of those tiny tots you see in films with angelic curls and rosy cheeks. But as I got older, I found that I hit the hair wall that many people approach as appearances (and the opposite sex) became important – why can’t I have hair like them?… Read More »

Longing for heavenly hair? Here is how to get it!

Lusting over soft, bouncy waves a la SofíaVergara? Or do sleek ‘I mean business’ styles which simply ooze sophistication tickle your fancy? Either way, healthy, well-conditioned hair and the correct tools for the job are an absolute must!   Smokin’ hot curls 1. Begin by washing your hair with sulfate-free, antioxidant-rich Modern Organic Products C-Curl… Read More »

What is a good London hairdresser worth?

What do you expect from your local London hairdresser? A basic run of the mill hair cut for less than the price of a bus ride home, a slightly better hair cut for a few pounds more or a fantastic hair cut for a realistic and reasonable price? The latter is the obvious choice for… Read More »

Hairdressing equipment for the minimal hairdresser

What is the minimum hairdressing equipment a hairdresser needs? For a basic wash, cut and finish, all a hairdresser needs is a good pair of scissors, both sharp and comfortable to use and a couple of good professional combs. It is a good idea to have more than one comb in case one is lost… Read More »

The H factor – Vitamin H for hair

No matter what we do, sometimes our hair doesn’t look as healthy as we would want it to. We try looking after it by using various lotions and potions but nothing seems to work and we wonder why. But looking after our hair in the long term is just as important and may be something… Read More »

Turning heads with hair etchings

What are hair etchings? Also known as hair carving or hair tattoos, hair etching is a technique used in hairdressing to add imagery to sections of short hair. For a while now, guys who have predominantly short hair, have been leaving the barbers with a couple of tram lines neatly clippered into their hair to… Read More »

Bang on Hairstyle Trends!

It seems that bang hairstyles are maintaining their popularity as hairstylists are constantly improving the look of bangs hairstyles just to avoid entering a hair styling routine which is not ideal. Bangs hairstyles have maintained a top position among women since they were first invented and this has helped bangs hairstyles become a huge trend.… Read More »

Hairdressing service or hairdressing job?

When a client decides to get their hair done, it’s a good idea to remember what the client is actually paying for. They are not buying a tangible product (unless they decide to buy hair products before they leave the salon). They are paying for a skilled service. As hairdressers, it is our job to… Read More »

H is for hairdressing

Finding the latest news and views in the hairdressing world is now only a click away. is a new online magazine about the hairdressing industry. Their dedication to the subject of hairdressing is obvious when visiting the site as they cover many subjects including hairdressing events, awards and shows and publish reviews and news.… Read More »