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Natalie Roche joins the Beauty Companies Association

Natalie Roche Ltd has joined the Beauty Companies Association (BCA), a not-for-profit association that aims to unite members and help them flourish in a constantly evolving industry The BCA leverages members’ purchasing power and influences service providers and other organisations to help develop the industry positively. Becoming a member signals Natalie Roche’s standing as a reputable and reliable supplier within ...

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Rituals announces new MD and launches new store concept

Global beauty and lifestyle brand Rituals has launched a new 3.0 store concept offering its customers the ultimate relaxed shopping experience with three key London locations opening in St. Christopher’s Place, Westfield shopping centre and St Pancras International. Designed as retail cocoons, the new stores feature raw elements and natural materials alongside the latest LED technology. The 3.0 store concept introduces ...

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Q Hair & Beauty holds superhero fundraising day for HABB

Chichester’s Q Hair and Beauty recently held a superhero themed fundraising day in aid of industry charity, HABB. The whole team at the award-winning salon on North Street dressed up as famous superhero or cartoon characters, including Superwoman, Catwoman, Minnie Mouse and director of first impressions Ben Lubbe fronting the event as Superman. The event, which included a cake sale and ...

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Spirit Hair Company celebrates Ladies’ Day

Spirit Hair Company recently held true to its name by getting into the Ascot spirit and offering clients a Ladies’ Day experience at its Wallingford salon. All the staff dressed up for the occasion, complete with the obligatory millinery or fascinators and clients were served a glass of champagne to celebrate one of the biggest and most glamorous days in ...

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What the new National Living Wage announcement means for the hairdressing industry

As part of the Summer Budget, Chancellor George Osborne announced that the National Minimum Wage is to rise from £6.50 per hour to £7.20 next April and up to £9 per hour by 2020. The National Hairdressers’ Federation has criticised the decision for the repercussions it could have on the hairdressing industry. NHF president Paul Curry commented: “Introducing a compulsory increase in wages ...

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Jack Howard named UK colour ambassador for Viviscal Professional

*SPONSORED POST Jack Howard, celebrity hair colourist to the likes of Gillian Anderson, Poppy Delevingne and Suki Waterhouse, has been named as the new UK colour ambassador for Viviscal Professional hair growth supplements. Howard, who is based at Paul Edmonds London and widely credited with bringing Balayage to the UK, commented: “I believe that beautiful hair colour starts with beautifully conditioned hair ...

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Ego’s top ten fundraising ideas for National Blow Dry Day

National Blow Dry Day is returning this 28 July for its second year of teaching women across the UK how to create extraordinary hair, every day. Pioneered by Ego Professional, Bring Back the Blow Dry is a national campaign created to raise support and awareness to women all over the country who are in need of some self-styling education. On ...

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ghd styles Wimbledon tennis stars

L-R: Genie Bouchard; Petra Kvitova ghd recently took over the Style Suite in IMG House to tend to the hair of the world’s tennis stars attending the pre-Wimbledon party. Party-ready waves were the order of the day, with the UK’s Heather Watson and Laura Robson, Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic, Spain’s Garbine Muguruza, Russia’s Nastia Pavluychenkova and Canada’s Genie Bouchard all sporting ...

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Tigi Inspirational Youth Team 2015 announced

Tigi has announced the next generation of hairdressing stars to scoop a place on its 2015 Tigi Inspirational Youth Team. One of the most respected and successful youth-training programmes in hairdressing, Tigi Inspirational Youth is a six-day bootcamp covering classic and advanced cutting, colouring and styling, session styling, presentation skills, model casting, photographic techniques and working to camera. Led by ...

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Salon owners! Don’t miss out on grants for super-fast broadband.

The NHF has issued a reminder to salon owners about funding available to help get salons online and and in line with the competition.  The government’s Broadband Connection Voucher scheme invites small and medium businesses to apply for grants of up to £3,000 to cover the costs of installing high speed broadband. Salon owners should check if they are eligible for the ...

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