The July Hot List: The Launches We’re Excited About This Month
July brought a slew of new hair launches to our attention at HJ. Eleven Australia landed on UK shores (hello guys!) and a rose-tinted powder from Guy Tang’s MyDentity range made us want to try a rosé balayage stat. Hello, summer.
Created by Bruno Marc and tested by the Marc Antoni salon team, TAOH (The Art of Hair) is a line-up of cleansing and styling products designed with clients in mind.
Protection is key
Designed for extensions’ wearers Great Lengths Heat Protection Spray shields hair from everyday damage caused by styling, drying and heat.RRP £14.95
Balmain Paris Hair Couture Les Accessoires is a new handmade hair accessory collection. The Leather Hair Barretteis made from white leather and features a 14K gold plated hairpin with an engraved logo. RRP £225
Pure and simple
Landing in the UK this month, Eleven Australia is a cruelty-free professional hair care range created by award-winning photographer Andrew O’Toole and award-winning Australian Hairdresser of the Year Joey Scandizzo. It is available from Wonderful Brands.
Hair clip 2.0
The Invisibobble Waver offers an alternative to conventional clips, barrettes and slides. The unique three-dimensional wave shape provides a strong, hair-friendly hold that leaves no traces in a client’s tresses.
The Kérastase Soleil range now contains Huile Sirène, which is an oil mist for thicker and curly textures. It guards against salt, sand and chlorine. RRP £23.80
An alternative to Redken’s cult ranges, All Soft, Extreme and Color Extend, the new Redken NATURE + SCIENCE is a collection of shampoos and conditioners made with high performance and naturally derived ingredients.
Matakki is celebrating its 15th anniversary with the launch of three new hair cutting scissors in matte rose gold, matte blue and matte black. Each model has Matakki’s exclusive matte Teflon titanium treatment to make them more durable. £150
Way to grow
Grow by Hair Gain is a new supplement available through salons that harnesses the power of the pea shoot, zinc and biotin to give hair growth results after one month of use.
Sunny side up
milk_shake Sun & More has returned for summer. The range contains a 2-in-1 cleansing shampoo, a mask enriched with hydrating muru muru butter and the Incredible Milk Sunspraywith UV filters. From £14.19
Paul Mitchell Platinum Blonde Shampoo has two new partners – Platinum Blonde Conditioner and Toning Spray. Together the collection banishes unwanted brassiness from blonde locks. From £16.50
Texture is key
Schwarzkopf Professional’sOSiS+ Long Hair Texture range is specially formulated to deliver weightless texture, natural movement and volume to longer tresses. From £13.15
Neutralise your client’s silver, white and platinum locks with L’Oréal Professionnel Serie Expert Silver Conditioner. Infused with babussu oil and violet pigments, it nourishes hair while fighting against yellow tones. RRP £13.50
Kevin Murphy Session.Spray Flex is a lightweight finishing hairspray that delivers hold without any crunch. The product finds the balance between keeping moisture in the hair and avoiding humidity.
Heat is on
Hot Muk Thermal Protector is a triple win for hair. It shields against damage from heating appliances, locks out humidity to reduce frizz and the UV protectors guard against colour fade and sun damage.£11.75
Each product in the Revlon Professional Eksperience Sun Pro range contains nutrient-rich algae and pure sea water. The four-piece line-up helps to protect, detangle, soften and nourish the hair in the summer months.
Oh so natural
The IDHair Hair Paint Intense Natural /00 range is a neutral to cool colour system range that’s double pigmented. It’s the perfect choice for giving 100% grey coverage and has an opaque finish.
The new Guy Tang Mydentity #Stroke 7 Rosé Balayage Lightener is a rose-tinted powder that provides up to 7 levels of lift. Pair with the Thicc Balayage Activator to create a flawless blend in one application.
This article originally appeared in the July issue of Hairdressers Journal.