Life of a Stylist

We speak exclusively to stylists in their dream jobs on how they made it to where they are! Prepare to be inspired.


Lockdown Life for Freelance Editorial Stylist Neil Moodie

Last updated August 4, 2020

As the focus for the hairdressing industry shifted to reopening, HJ spoke to editorial and celebrity stylist and L’Oréal Professionnel Steampod Styler Neil Moodie about how he was coping with lockdown life and his plans for reopening his business How do you plan on reopening your editorial stylist business? I haven’t worked since 3 March Read More

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Life of a Stylist – Vision to Fruition with Simon Ellis

Last updated February 24, 2020

For this edition of Life of a Stylist we spoke to Simon Ellis, the corporate vice president and creative director at Schwarzkopf Professional. He is a pro when it comes to searching through Instagram to discover the next big trend so naturally we quizzed him on his colour predictions and go-to Instagram accounts. How did Read More

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Life of a Stylist – From Cardiff to Tokyo with Jason Collier

Last updated February 6, 2020

Life of a Stylist is back for 2020! The series focuses on the many paths of the hairdressing industry which can be hard to know what path to follow. For the series we have exclusively tracked down hair professionals from a variety of industry positions from tour stylists to A-list Afro barbers so that you Read More

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What is it Like Colouring the Hair for a Huge Campaign?

Last updated May 20, 2019

As a session hairdresser, being chosen for a huge designer campaign can be equally flattering and nerve-wrecking. Despite the hair not being the main focus it’s the thing that ties the image together, enhances the beauty of the clothes and makes consumers want to buy into the brand. Gucci’s pre-fall 2019 collection is a homage Read More

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Life of a Stylist – Representing a Brand with Larisa Love

Last updated June 26, 2018

The Hairdressing industry is so varied that it can be hard to know what path to follow. For the Life of a Stylist Series we have exclusively tracked down hair professionals from a variety of industry positions from pop star tour stylists to A-list Afro barbers so that you can gain insight into the breadth Read More

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