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Looking for inspiration? Want to recreate looks created by hairdressing’s top talents and biggest brands, but no time or budget to attend the latest training courses. These timeless get the looks will add to your repertoire.

Get Sleek Straight Hair Using Salon Exclusive Avlon Affirmcare

Posted on December 29, 2018

With more clients rocking their natural curls there’s more diversity in styling options for Afro hair than ever.  In this how to the Avlon Affirmcare system has been used to show that straight hair is still an option of natural hair clients. The model used in this guide to sleek straight hair, Sammy, has a mixture Read More

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How to achieve the Natural Hair Trends of 2019

Posted on December 20, 2018

Natural hair is becoming increasingly prevalent in magazines, on catwalks and across social media. Michelle Thompson has shared how you can achieve two of the hottest hairstyles for 2019, The Contoured TWA and Bantu Twist Out using the KeraCare range from Avlon. The Contoured Teeny Weeny Afro “A good cut that will give the finished Read More

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How to Create a Three Dimensional Haircut with Hairtribe

Posted on December 13, 2018

It’s official – the mullet is the surprising comeback style of 2018. In their latest drop of free education Hairtribe have released this how to video filmed at Salon International in October with SLATE Hair Education’s Michael Pitsillides demonstrating how to create a mullet-style three dimensional haircut. Watch the video below to get instantly inspired Read More

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Party Hair – How to Create Big and Bouncy Curls

Posted on November 15, 2018

In the run up to the festive season, one of the most popular party hair requests will be for big, bouncy curls. It’s good news then that you can master this look created by Paul Stafford for the Denman Modern Lives collection in ten easy steps. You’re welcome. Comb through towel-dried hair with mousse. Then Read More

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How to Create a Sleek High Ponytail on Curly Hair

Posted on November 10, 2018

If you want to channel your client’s (or your own inner Ariana Grande) then look no further than this super simple tutorial from Michelle Thompson and Avlon. Using the Affirmright and Moisturight product lines Michelle created this sleek high ponytail that is perfect for the upcoming party season. Follow the below steps to recreate this Read More

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How to Achieve this Subtle Pink Colour with Matrix!

Posted on September 21, 2018

This look is perfect for injecting a bit of subtle creative colour for clients that are after something a bit different but not too much out of their comfort zone. Follow the steps and formulas to create this subtle pink hair colour! COLOUR: Work with the length, texture and density of the hair and apply Read More

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Grease is the Word! How to Create 1950s Pincurls

Posted on September 17, 2018

To celebrate 40 years since the release of the iconic film Grease, Salon Services teamed up with OPI, Wella and ghd to host a Grease-themed day of Summer Lovin’ hair colour and styling. Here, Fergal Doyle from Wella Professionals and Lorna Baker from ghd share a step-by-step guide to creating a 1950s pincurls look they’re Read More

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