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Allilon Education tutors aspiring South African barbers

The Allilon Education team has just returned from a fortnight in South Africa, where they have been delivering their sought after barbering course to local hairdressers looking to take their skills to the next level. Led by Allilon educator, Jonathan Corby, the team visited the Carlton Hair Academy in Johannesburg to teach students the art of barbering. The two-week course included ...

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Noise London showcases cutting-edge talent

SACO’s Richard Ashforth returned to London’s Hackney to stage his fourth London Noise event with a line-up including Tim Hartley, Brooks & Brooks and Peter Gray making for a truly exciting pop-up style event. The guerrilla style event withheld its location to the last minute, gradually revealing information including the line-up over social media with the St John at Hackney venue revealed just hours beforehand. A 500 ...

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NHF celebrates Scottish hairdressing with Pride of Scotland championships

Image: Donna Gunn, My Hair Guru_600 The NHF recently toasted hairdressing talent from across Scotland with its 2015 Pride of Scotland Open & National Championships. Held on 26 October at the Glynhill Hotel in Glasgow, the championships are run by the NHF’s Scotland regions and celebrate the talent and creativity of up-and-coming trainees as well as more experienced salon stylists and barbers across ...

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Racoon International appoints Andrew Barton as creative director

Multi-award winning celebrity hairdresser Andrew Barton has been appointed creative director for premium hair extension company, Racoon International Ltd. The role will see former British Hairdresser of the Year Barton creatively representing the brand, showcasing Racoon hair extension systems in shows and seminars around the world, as well as creating promotional imagery. He will also lead Racoon’s artistic team, known as ...

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NEW COLLECTION: Sanrizz Freedom

The Cuts The freedom of expression, a celebration of our classic collections famous for bold sharp silhouettes complemented by dual layering. Each has an element of a fringe to frame the beauty of the ever evolving individual. The Colours Psychedelic acid tones of lemon, peach, champagne and blackberry are diluted and clashed when mixed with techniques creating a lunar curvature ...

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The Salon Magazine November Issue Now Online!

Power Trip In this month’s issue: Amazing Christmas gift ideas Barbering and men’s grooming Winter warming body care Inside Daniel Galvin, Kensington Click Here to view it now!

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Fudge hosts new collection launch and best of LC:M showcase

Fudge Professional recently hosted an exclusive event in London to showcase its best looks from London Collections: Mens (LCM) and celebrate the launch of its new collaboration collection with Mazella & Palmer, ArtWear. Held over Salon International weekend at London members club The Hospital Club, the event was designed to spark and ignite the creativity of Fudge Professional hairdressers and salons ...

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Wahl announces British Barber of the Year 2015

Wahl took to the stage at this year’s Salon International to announce Jamie Dunning from Savills Barbers in Sheffield as winner of Wahl’s British Barber of the Year 2015. Dunning received triumphed over 100s of other competition entrants to take home £500 worth of Wahl products and the opportunity to work on the Salon International stage with the Wahl artistic team. The panel of judges, led ...

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ghd crowned one of UK’s coolest brands

British hair brand ghd been named as one of the coolest brands in the UK according to CoolBrands.uk.com. CoolBrands curates its annual index of Britain’s coolest brands bycanvassing the opinions of an expert council and 2,500 consumers selected ghd as one of 2015’s Cool Brands for its commitment to cutting-edge product innovation and improvements in technology, ghd is part of an exclusive list of brands ...

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Rainbow Room International supports Auto Immune Alopecia Research

Glasgow’s Rainbow Room International has teamed up with Autoimmune Alopecia Research UK to offer complimentary cutting services for those who wish to donate their hair for the Scottish charity working with men, women and children who suffer from medical hair loss. Director Wil Fleeson recently welcomed 14 year old, Kerry Shuttleworth from Wishaw, Glasgow into the Buchanan Street salon where her long ...

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