Fast track to gorgeous colour with New York lights

I’m going to be blunt about this…. if you have an all-over block colour or have kept your hair its natural hue, it could probably do with a bit of a pick-me-up! There’s nothing wrong with it, but it could look a little flat and one-dimensional and I’m willing to bet you get bored of […]

Who said commercial colour was boring? Part 2

When an industry icon like Josh Wood talks, you always get an eye-opening insight into the colour business. So it was fascinating to hear Josh’s thoughts about colour trends at a recent Redken event. Josh believes that the technology of hair colour, either from a box or a tube, is so good and it’s getting […]

Balayage vs ombre: what’s the difference?

Balayage, ombre, root stretch, colour melting it feels like every time you scroll through your Instagram feed there’s a new hair colour trend that you ‘simply have to have’. In fact, last year there were some 442 new colour trends if social media is to be believed. Of course, some of these were micro ‘trends’ […]

How to manage colour clients’ expectations

‘How can I manage my clients’ expectations?’ I’m not sure how many times I’ve been asked that question in the last year or so, but it’s no exaggeration to say it’s the key topic that comes up every time I teach a class. No matter what level the balayage course  is or where it is […]

Four applications of Balayage

Balayage: it’s the colour technique that made hair colour exciting again. The hand-painted colour technique that enables your colourist to place pieces of colour to best complement your haircut, skin and features so it looks really natural rather than actually coloured. And yet balayage has evolved as people have experimented with it, and it now […]

Hair colour trend overload

Trends are things that keep us interested in the world of hair, they can inspire us, define us, help our businesses grow and enable us to make money. Not so many years ago trends would filter down from the catwalk into a magazine and eventually onto the high street (remember that brilliant scene in the […]

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