The Ugly Truth
  • June 07, 2019
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The Ugly Truth

The Ugly Truth

What I am about to disclose won’t necessarily be true for every work environment, there is always an exception – I’ve experienced it! However, sadly a lot of the time we (hairstylists, colourists, assistants, etc.) work in a rather bitchy, competitive and unprofessional environment, which in turn can have a noticeable effect[...]

Hair Power
  • November 29, 2018
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Hair Power

Hair Power

“Our hair fashions might be just a trend, but if we investigate, we may find that we have been depriving ourselves of one of the most valuable sources of energy for human vitality.” -Yogi Bhajan

Long, short, bangs, side bangs – we are forever changing our minds, and when we get it, surely enough,[...]

5 Reasons why a hot mess is HOT

5 Reasons why a hot mess is HOT

5 Reason why a hot mess is HOT! Crazy thought? Maybe. But I am eager to show you exactly why sometimes it is important to accept your inner mess… hot mess.

First of all, in case you don’t understand what I mean by a hot mess let me explain:

A hot mess is a modern[...]

To sweep or not to sweep?
  • July 25, 2018
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To sweep or not to sweep?

TO sweep or not sweep? Balayage, Ombre, Highlights?

What is the damn difference between these 3 techniques you ask?

WELL, first off I would like to point out that balayage and ombre are very similar.  Except for one or two features,some will go so far as to say they are the same thing, while others will[...]

Oceanic Girl
  • May 28, 2018
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Oceanic Girl

Oceanic Girl

The life of a hair artist can feel like a rollercoaster ride sometimes. We go through so many different emotions in one day, dealing with many different kinds of people, some new, some well-known. I personally believe what you put out, you will get back. And yes, sometimes that is hard to do, even[...]

Boys come and go but your hair is with you for life…
  • May 28, 2018
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Boys come and go but your hair is with you for life…

Boys come and go but your hair is with you for life…

Are you a modern day tinderella? Do you find yourself exhausted from swiping right and left (probably mostly left). I know how exhausting it can be, the swiping, the meaningless chats, then a few of those first few dates or “interviews”, as I like[...]

Abandon your home town, but never abandon your hair.

Abandon your home town, but never abandon your hair.

Abandon your home town, but never abandon your hair.

Most women, and men too, tend to completely disregard their locks whilst embarking on an adventure.

I hear so many women cry and complain about the distraught state of their hair once they return. Their holiday pictures are happy but their hair is not.

Here are a few common[...]

Love your client
  • April 01, 2018
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Love your client

Love your client. Sounds simple, right?

But in its simplicity, this action is often not truly understood. As the big man, Toni Robbins, points out: “Don’t fall in love with your product, fall in love with your client.” I truly believe he couldn’t have made a more valid point.

“Don’t fall in love with your product,[...]

4 reasons to commit to your hair guru
  • March 29, 2018
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4 reasons to commit to your hair guru

AKA, don’t be a salon “slut”.

Being in the industry for as long as I have been, I’ve had the opportunity to come across a fair amount of “salon sluts”. This is NOT at all a bad thing; the heart wants what the heart (or the hair in this case) wants! And that is totally OKAY!

It[...]