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Coronavirus (Covid-19) is having a huge impact on the hair and beauty industry. Keep up to date on the latest news and advice for hairdressers and hair salons here…

How One Hairdresser is Boosting Business by Advertising with MailOnline

Last updated June 14, 2021

For hairdressing businesses the impact of multiple lockdowns has been devastating, but new advertising platform MailOnline Ad Manager is set to help drive clients through the door. Before the pandemic hit, trade was booming for Tom Hallahan, 32, who opened Aitch & Aitch hair salon in Beckenham, Kent, five years ago.  He had a team Read More

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Confusion Over Government Guidance and Law for Visors in England

Last updated May 17, 2021

There is some confusion within the England hairdressing industry as to whether Government Guidance and the law means visors or goggles need to be worn in hairdressing salons from Monday 17 May. The official government guidance in England for face masks and visors has not changed The confusion comes from the fact the law no Read More

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How to Avoid Feeling Lonely and Isolated as a Salon Owner

Last updated May 6, 2021

As part of HJ’s Mental Health Awareness Week, we discuss how being a salon owner can be a lonely affair especially during the challenges of running a busy salon after lockdown. Business coach Liz McKeon shares her tips on how to cope when you’re feeling isolated, stressed or alone. Research has consistently shown that entrepreneurship Read More

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Resources for Hairdressers Struggling with their Mental Health

Last updated May 10, 2021

We’ve been through a lot as an industry the past year, and that means hairdressers struggling with their mental health has become all the more common. On top of it being a non-stop, detail-oriented profession anyway, struggles with lockdowns, business closures and added health and safety precautions has only added to the list of why Read More

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Why the MailOnline Ad Manager is a Cost-Effective Way for Salons to Advertise

Last updated May 13, 2021

Mail Metro Media has launched The MailOnline Ad Manager, a self-service platform for Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) like hair salons to easily and effectively manage their own ad campaigns for the very first time across its online portfolio of MailOnline, Metro.co.uk and iNews.co.uk. As lockdown begins to life and businesses reopen, The MailOnline Ad Manager will provide Read More

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Increasing Prices: What Are Your Hair Services Really Worth?

Last updated April 28, 2021

Increasing prices is nerve-wracking at any time of the year, but it’s crucial to know what are your hair services are worth and price them accordingly, explains Matrix Artist, Terry Longden. Some salons are nervous about raising prices but Matrix artist Terry Longden explains there’s never been a better time to reevaluate your service menu and Read More

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