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Creating the Perfect Expensive Brunette

Last updated January 20, 2022

The term ‘expensive brunette’ has been trending, with even classic celebrity blondes such as Hailey Bieber and Gigi Hadid recently opting for richer tones. While the demand for darker hair usually increases during the colder seasons, many colourists have seen a particular shift this winter. Creating a bespoke brunette is all about crafting the perfect shade for your Read More

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Salon Owner Frances Urwin has Sadly Passed Away

Last updated January 21, 2022

HJ reports with great sadness on the passing of Frances Urwin, owner of Frontlinestyle Hair & Beauty in Bath and Wells, Somerset. Frontlinestyle has been a permanent fixture in the Wells high street for over 40 years, opened by Frances and her father, Mr Francis – a talented hairdresser who already had a number of Read More

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BarbersRide Returns for 2022!

Last updated January 20, 2022

Charity motorcycle road trip, BarbersRide, is back for another year this August. With the event growing year on year and riders already eager to sign up, BarbersRide 2022 is expected to be bigger and better than ever. Initially established in 2017, the annual event has a mission to raise significant funds and as much awareness as Read More

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Darrel Starkey Prepares to Support Skegness College Students

Last updated January 20, 2022

FAME Team member Darrel Starkey is all set to deliver an incredible learning experience for the hairdressing students of Skegness College. The Denman supporter has created an exciting course for Level 2 and 3 students that will include a professional photoshoot that will give students quality images for their work portfolios. Darrel looked to Denman Read More

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Should Salons Close on Saturdays?

Last updated January 19, 2022

As the industry working model is shifting, HJ asks two experts for their point of view on whether salons should open or close on Saturdays… We spoke to F&M’s Salon Director, Brian Macmillan and Darrel Starkey, Taylor’s Hair Studio to hear their thoughts on whether Saturdays are here to stay – or a thing of Read More

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Are Bottleneck Bangs 2022’s Next Trend?

Last updated January 19, 2022

Move over the trends of last year…are bottleneck bangs taking over for 2022? The daintier version of curtain bangs – bottleneck bangs feature a shorter section of hair in the centre to create a small ledge just above the brow, with longer tapered sections going outwards, falling around the cheekbone. Tom Smith, hair stylist and Read More

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Are Face Masks Required In Hair Salons?

Last updated January 19, 2022

Masks and face coverings will no longer be mandatory in England from Thursday 27 January, the Government has confirmed. However, guidance on close contact services, including hair salons, is yet to be updated. Prime minister Boris Johnson made the announcement today (Wednesday 19 January) that outlined the changes and stated that the ‘Plan B’ restrictions that Read More

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James Forte Looks Back on 2021’s BHAs

Last updated January 19, 2022

We brought the BHA’s back with a bang in November 2021 – and it wasn’t just a night of magic for the winners and nominees. With the event being a first for many hairdressers, James Forte takes a look at his first BHA experience with Denman UK. After taking the title of Denman Stage Star Read More

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Salon Supplies to Distribute TIGI Copyright Colour

Last updated January 18, 2022

Salon Supplies has announced that it now has the sole distributor rights for TIGI Copyright Colour in England and Wales through Colour House International (CHI). Users of TIGI Copyright Colour in Scotland and Ireland will have separate distribution partners. This is great for all existing users of TIGI Copyright Colour as it ensures the continuation of supply Read More

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