Bridal Hair

From braids and buns to half-up styles and long flowing locks; from hair extensions and hair pieces to fresh flowers and accessories; anything can go when it comes to modern bridal hair. Be inspired by these wedding hairstyles tips and advice.

Boost Your Bridal Business With Great Lengths

Last updated March 24, 2021

Bridal hair is big business, and with weddings back on the agenda for 2021, there’s never been a better time to introduce this most profitable of salon services with Great Lengths. For bridal stylists, Great Lengths hair extensions are just as much of a big day essential as a calming presence and copious tissues – Read More

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Great Lengths Introduces Virtual Training

Last updated March 24, 2021

Whether you want to maximise the last few weeks of lockdown, or just continue to learn in a relaxed, informal environment, Great Lengths virtual training is here to support you in your goals of becoming a certified extensionist. If lockdown has taught us anything, it’s that virtual learning is the perfect way to develop your skillset from the Read More

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The A – Z of the Hair Extensions Market

Last updated July 11, 2019

From new application methods to need-to-know brands and hot launches, it’s as easy as A, B, C to learn everything there is to know about the lucrative hair extensions market. A is for Afro Hair If your clients have Afro hair or frizz-prone hair, a smoothing treatment prior to fitting extensions is ideal. The Nanokeratin Read More

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Meghan Markle’s Bridal Look: The Industry Speaks Out

Last updated May 21, 2018

Meghan Markle’s bridal hair look was designed by US hairstylist Serge Normant. Serge told reporters at Kensington Palace the style was a messy bun, but messy in a controlled way. He said he communicated with Meghan ahead of the day and decided to create an easy style for the royal wedding. He added that it Read More

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Your Bridal Hair Need to Know Tips from Angela Mason

Last updated May 3, 2018

A client’s wedding day is one of the most important days of their life and if they are hiring a hairstylist to coif them on their big day they are definitely looking for it to be perfect. Bridal specialist Angela Mason is used to the pressure that can come with beautifying brides for their big Read More

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The Top 5 Essential Bridal Consultation Tips

Last updated May 1, 2018

Bridal style director at Michael Van Clarke, Gustav Fouche shares his top bridal consultation tips for keeping your clients happy ahead of their big day… 1. Be Confident Show your bridal knowledge and authority. This will make brides feel relaxed and calm, which will make life much easier for you. 2. Request Images Ask your bridal Read More

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5 Iconic Celebrity Wedding Looks Deconstructed by Matthew Curtis

Last updated May 4, 2018

We quizzed top stylist Matthew Curtis on five iconic celebrity bridal looks. He shared his bridal styling secrets, tips and tricks to re-create the wedding looks below. Kate Middleton’s Half up, Half down Kitbag secrets: For a half-up, half-down hairstyle I’d always use Japanese pins as they really anchor into the hair and are made Read More

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