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Everything You Need to Know About Going Freelance

Last updated October 18, 2019

Going freelance can be a daunting decision when you are used to full time employment, but it’s a choice that many stylists are making. According to research conducted by the NHF/NBF 58% of hairdressers and barbers are self-employed so with HJ‘s Freelance Week we are celebrating the sector and providing key information for those of you Read More

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How Do You Know When It’s the Right Time to Go Freelance?

Last updated October 1, 2019

To celebrate HJ’s Freelance Week sponsored by Wella Professionals, we asked a broad range of freelancers how they knew it was the right time to take the plunge into self-employed life. From bridal specialists to film and TV hair stylists, we asked freelance experts for their top tips to help you get started in your Read More

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Go Retro With The Takara Belmont Vintage Alt Range

Last updated October 11, 2019

Look back to the future with six authentic equipment timepieces from Takara Belmont. Entitled Vintage Alt, the new Takara Belmont range reflects on almost a century of equipment expertise and global heritage. As the demand for authentic vintage continues to gain momentum with retro interiors and vintage hairstyling remaining very much on-trend, this intriguing collection of four styling Read More

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Say Hello to the NHF Britain’s Best Competition 2019 Winners

Last updated October 10, 2019

The NHF Britain’s Best Competition 2019 in partnership with HJ were announced on the HJ Stage of Salon International on Sunday 6 October 2019. The stylists and barbers competed in the competitions area of the show for 35 minutes in front of a live audience and an expert panel of judges. NHF/NBF CEO Hilary Hall Read More

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Please Can Someone Tell Us What eBoy Hair Is? (New Gen Z Style Alert!)

Last updated October 9, 2019

The latest Generation Z subculture, the so-called eBoy, has a specific look that it’s worth getting wise to. eBoy hair is always parted in the middle, falls just below the ear, is a bit messy, a touch greasy and is a definite revolt against time-consuming grooming. You might recognise the eBoy look (the ‘e’ stands for Read More

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HJ and Fellowship Stage Acts Announced for HJ Live North 2019

Last updated October 9, 2019

HJ Live North 2019 stage artists have been confirmed for the HJ and Fellowship Stage. Taking place at Manchester EventCity on Sunday 13 and Monday 14 October 2019 the stages will feature big names and will be jointly hosted by HJ and the Fellowship for British Hairdressing. And the best news? Entry is free when Read More

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HJ Live North – Have You Got Your Tickets Yet?

Last updated October 9, 2019

HJ Live North is a must attend event for hair professionals. Have you registered for your free tickets yet? The exhibition is the perfect place to see the latest trends in action and see the new launches from over 600 brands and buy products and equipment at discounted prices. In addition, you’ll be inspired by Read More

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