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What’s New in Online Hair Education This Month

Last updated March 8, 2021

Brands and salons alike have pulled out all the stops to continue delivering high-quality online hair education. Take a look at just some of the sessions and courses on offer this month. BE Education Brooks and Brooks has launched a new virtual platform called BE Education. Designed to showcase not only cutting and colouring techniques, the Read More

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Save Our Salons Campaign Reveals Next Steps Post-Budget 2021

Last updated March 7, 2021

The Save Our Salons Campaign founders reveal the next steps following the Spring Budget 2021, which revealed hair and barber salons will not be given the same VAT cut as the hospitality industry. The Save Our Salons Campaign founders, which include Hellen Ward at Richard Ward Hair & Spa, Toby Dicker at The Chapel, Luke Read More

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Sculptoning: How The Technique Can Create Volumes With Colour

Last updated March 4, 2021

Davines debuted its Sculpture Prints collection on Tuesday evening, showcasing how the sculptoning technique, (a freehand toning technique) can refresh your technique and approach to hair colour. Tom Connell, Davines Hair Art Director, wanted to create a new artistic concept using hair as a valuable raw material on which hairdressers can sculpt volumes freehand using Read More

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Choose Hair Announces New Choose Hair Club And More Updates!

Last updated March 3, 2021

The Choose Hair website is now live and the initiative has now announced a an exciting new venture – the Choose Hair Club. The website gives teachers and career advisers free downloads of lesson plans and engaging videos to share with their learners. Encouragingly, this year Choose Hair has been approached by over 200 careers leaders asking Read More

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Entries Open for HJ’s British Hairdressing Awards 2021: Essential FAQs

Last updated March 4, 2021

As entries open for HJ’s British Hairdressing Awards 2021, sponsored by Schwarzkopf Professional, HJ reveals the answers to your FAQs (frequently asked questions) as well as everything you need to know to put your entry together and how to enter. Click here to download the official British Hairdressing Awards, sponsored by Schwarzkopf Professional entry form Read More

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Matrix Hosts Virtual Synergy Event With Roster of Expert Education

Last updated March 3, 2021

Matrix hosted its Synergy event virtually on 2 March, welcoming delegates to watch and learn from their Matrix Artists. What Happened at Matrix Synergy? Following on from M-Day on 1 March, which was opened by Alfredo Lewis, VP Head of Education for Matrix L’Oréal Worldwide and showcased Matrix’s rebrand, the Synergy event hosted four stages Read More

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Takara Belmont Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Last updated March 3, 2021

This year marks a significant milestone in the history of Takara Belmont, as it joins a select group of iconic hairdressing brands that have reached their Centenary. Takara Belmont has now officially reached its 100 year anniversary! Just take a look at some of their landmark innovations on this timeline. In a Century dedicated to Read More

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Professional Hair Brands Listed in World’s Most Ethical Companies List

Last updated February 26, 2021

Kao Corporation, which owns professional hair brands Goldwell, KMS and Oribe is included in the world’s most ethical companies list for the 15th consecutive year. Kao Corporation is included in World’s Most Ethical Companies list for 15th year The list, which is published by US think tank Ethisphere Institute has included Kao Corporation since it began ranking Read More

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Organic and Natural Products Up 13% According to Soil Association Report

Last updated February 25, 2021

The Soil Association hosted its Beauty & Wellbeing Insight webinar, showcasing the statistics from its latest Organic Beauty & Wellbeing Market Report. The webinar was hosted by Sallie Berkerey, managing director at CEW UK, featuring a conversation between Camilla Kay, beauty director at Glamour and Fiona Campbell, senior Business development manager at the Soil Association. The Read More

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