Industry News

Rush Academy – It’s All Systems Go For Cutting Edge Education

Posted on November 17, 2017

The opening of the Rush Academy in the heart of London’s Covent Garden, heralds an exciting new opportunity for hairdressers from all over the world to hone their skills and develop their creativity. For over 20 years, Rush have pushed the boundaries of hairdressing, producing inspirational and ground-breaking award winning photographic collections backed up with Read More

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Philip Kingsley Appoints Blake Hughes as New CEO

Posted on November 2, 2017

Global haircare brand Philip Kingsley has announced the appointment of new CEO Blake Hughes. Blake will focus on defining the company’s long-term business strategy including capitalising on emerging opportunities in the UK and internationally as well as the evolving digital space. He previously held the position of Managing Director of Murad for the past three Read More

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KAM Hair and Body Spa Pick Up The Best of Britain Award

Posted on August 29, 2017

KAM Hair and Body Spa were no doubt celebrating this weekend after picking up a Best of Britain Award in Scotland. The awards are put together by business energy comparison specialists, Love Energy Savings, who partner with EDF Energy, Opus Energy, British Gas, Scottish Power and npower to discover businesses across the country who are Read More

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Don’t Fall Foul of Alcohol Licensing Laws

Posted on June 19, 2017

HJ readers have reacted to recent reports in the national press that they could face fines of up to £20,000 for offering complimentary drinks without a licence. Many of those commenting on Facebook were shocked to learn they could be in breach of the law by offering guests a free glass of fizz or a Read More

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Cinta Miller Appointed Brand Ambassador for Racoon International

Posted on May 25, 2017

Celebrity session stylist, make-up artist and extensionist expert, Cinta Miller, has taken on the role of brand ambassador for Racoon International. “Cinta has been part of the Racoon family for many years now, often introducing us to some great marketing opportunities and numerous projects to get involved in,” said Racoon marketing manager, Lisa Tebaldi. “Her Read More

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Trevor Sorbie to Receive Honorary Doctorate

Posted on May 25, 2017

On 11th July at the Paisley Campus graduation ceremony, Trevor Sorbie will be presented with an Honorary Doctorate. This Doctorate is to recognise his outstanding contribution in the field of business and entrepreneurship, and social awareness of suffering and crisis in cancer patients. Trevor’s famous hairdressing journey began over 50 years ago in Paisley, Scotland Read More

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British Hairdresser of the Year 2017 Nominees Announced

Posted on May 22, 2017

The wait is over! A top industry panel has spoken and this year’s nominees for the most prestigious title in British hairdressing have been announced. The nominees for HJ’s 2017 British Hairdresser of the Year, sponsored by Schwarzkopf Professional, are: Darren Ambrose Sally Brooks Errol Douglas Mark Hayes Gary Hooker & Michael Young Angelo Seminara Eugene Souleiman Read More

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Guy Christian Celebrates a Decade in Business with Video Release

Posted on May 4, 2017

Celebrating a decade in business this year, leading South Wales hair salon Guy Christian is marking its milestone birthday with the release of a special video. Since the first salon opened on City Road in Cardiff in November 2007, the business has grown from strength to strength expanding across South Wales with two further Guy Read More

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