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TREATMENTS LOYALTY CARD

Did you know that we have a loyalty card scheme for Treatments? Treatments are a great way of keeping your hair in tip top condition through the year.  As the seasons change, so does our hair, so, from time to time our hair needs a little helping hand so that it can look fabulous at all times whatever the weather and whatever the season.  Treatments start from as little at just £4 and can simply be added onto any service during your visit. Every time you have a treatmen...

October 19, 2021

WHAT IS POSTPARTUM HAIR LOSS?

Postpartum hair loss is when you experience loss of hair after pregnancy. This happens to a lot of women after childbirth and is nothing to be worried about as it’s quite normal.  It can cause many women anxiety and stress but once you know it’s quite normal then this should help relay any fears that you might have. Firstly, you should know that it’s a lot more common than people think.  It’s believed to be down to the increase in the Oestrogen hormone during pregnanc...

October 11, 2021

WHAT DOES HAIR SERUM REALLY DO?

Many people think that hair serum will weigh down naturally fine hair.  This all depends on which serum you use and especially how much of it you apply to your hair.  Hair serums are very popular as they are a life line to many people and form an important part of their daily hair care regime. Hair serums are liquid based treatments that provide a protective layer over the hair fibre, assisting in the job of smoothing out frizz.  Serum gives you a smooth layer over ...

October 4, 2021

OLAPLEX 4 IN 1 MOISTURE MASK

The Olaplex range just gets better and better.  We are pleased to announce that Olapex have just added a 4 in 1 moisture mask to their amazing product range. The new Olaplex 4-in-1 Moisture Mask is powered by Olapex’s patented technology, this highly concentrated reparative mask adds intense moisture while providing shine and body to treat damaged hair.   4-IN-1 Moisture Mask works quickly and efficiently to address dryness in even the most severe cases with professional-st...

September 27, 2021

ARE YOU SUFFERING FROM A DRY SCALP?

Firstly, what is a dry scalp and many people confuse this with Dandruff. Your skin is usually divided into 5 different types; oily, sensitive, combination, normal and dry.  Dry skin is caused by the skin’s inability to produce enough sebum and natural oils which would usually keep it moisturised.  If not moisturised the top layer of the skin dries out, cracks and sheds looking like fine flakes. A dry scalp usually results in it being itchy too whilst dandruff does not often...

September 20, 2021

THE BENEFITS OF USING A SILK PILLOW CASE

You may have heard a rumour that using a SILK pillow case can be good for your hair!  We can confirm that yes, it’s true and here’s why. SILK pillowcases have lots of benefits.  The biggest one being that your hair glides over it unlike the friction that you get when you sleep on a cotton pillowcase.  Silk ones are nice and smooth against your hair meaning that if you are a restless sleeper that moves around in the night your hair will be fully protected and it ...

September 13, 2021

HOW ARE YOU REALLY FEELING?

Life has changed so much since this time 12 months ago and some days everything can seem overwhelming. When this happens, we need to take a moment out to re-group. Here's a few tips that might help you get back on track  Why not come off your phone for a few hours: being on our phones all the time can all get a bit much, there is so much news, so much rubbish and hours of scrolling here there and everywhere can play havoc with your brain.   Why not try exercising: you don’t have...

September 6, 2021

PRO LONGER - THE PERFECT TREATMENT FOR LONG HAIR

If you have long hair then it’s quite possible that you avoid going to the salon most of the time as you want to keep that length!  That’s completely understandable, it’s taken you ages to grow your hair and you are worried that your hairdressers may just get a little scissor happy and take your luscious locks too short.If this sounds like you then PROLONGER is the perfect in-salon treatment for your hair.  It is specially designed for people like you!  Prolon...

August 30, 2021

THE WORLDS BIGGEST COFFEE MORNING

Every year we usually hold a Coffee Morning in September as part of Macmillian Cancer Supports World’s Biggest Coffee Morning.  Sadly, last year we were unable to take part as we were not allowed to have drinks and food within the salon due to Covid restrictions for Hair Salons which was a real shame.  Thankfully things have changed and we have just signed up for this year’s event which will be happening at a date to be confirmed in September.    We si...

August 23, 2021

PLEASE VOTE FOR US

THE NATION’S FAVOURITE Hairdresser, Barber and Beauty Therapist After a year of restrictions and lockdowns, The Good Salon Guide have launched a competition to find "THE NATION'S FAVOURITE" Hairdresser, Barber and Beauty Therapist. Voting is carried out purely by clients only and "THE NATION'S FAVOURITE" is the ultimate recognition of how much we mean to you. If you love what we do then please, please take just 2 minutes of your time to vote for us by clicking the link below: www.goodsalonguid...

August 16, 2021

HOW TO LOOK AFTER YOUR HAIR IN THE SUN

It’s great when the summer arrives and we finally get to see the sunshine as it has so many benefits.  However, like our skin, when the sun is out it’s really important to make sure that we look after our hair.  Here are a few tips on how to protest your hair this summer; WEAR A HAT: This is the quickest, easiest and cheapest method of protecting your hair.  If your hair is covered then the rays from the sun cannot damage it. GO NATURAL: After washing ...

August 9, 2021

WELCOME TO THE WORLD OF ELUMEN COLOUR

Recently our team had some training by the lovely people at GOLDWELL on the ELUMEN colour range.  We had the best day!   Elumen is a range that has some amazingly bright fashion colours so if it’s pink or purple, blue or green that you are after then this is definitely the range for you.  Pictured here are the amazing results that we achieved on our very own Junior - Annabelle and we’ll think you’ll agree they are incredible.  To get this look we had to p...

August 2, 2021

ARE YOU SUFFERING FROM THINNING HAIR?

This topic can be quite distressing if you don’t know why it’s happening.  It can cause you emotional distress as you can suddenly wake up one day and realise that your hair is not as thick as it used to be and it appears thinner in appearance.  This is something that both Women and Men can suffer from and the reasons are not always age-related.  The good news is, you can improve the quality of thinning hair.The science: - overtime our hair follicles can stop pr...

July 26, 2021

FRIZZY HAIR - THE CAUSES AND SOLUTIONS

Are you one of those people that no matter what you seem to do your hair just always seems to be frizzy? If you are prone to frizzy hair then you will know that the weather can cause you a nightmare, just that little bit of drizzle can turn your lovely sleek blow dry into a ball of frizz.Frizz usually happens when your hair is dry, what happens is moisture is absorbed into the hair from the environment causing it to frizz. That’s why sometimes when we are on holiday in very hot countries,...

July 19, 2021

LOREAL ABSOLUT REPAIR OIL

We just love a new product at the salon and none more so than the latest ABSOLUT REPAIR OIL from L’Oreal Professionnel.  This oil is the new and improved version of the Absolute 10 in 1 spray that we were very familiar with.  When you love a product so much it’s very hard to see how it can be improved upon but somehow L’Oreal have done it.  Here’s a little insight as to what it can do; This spray oil is the perfect multipurpose spray that instantly provides ...

July 12, 2021

ANABELLE'S HAIR JOURNEY

Today something exciting is going to happen!  We will shortly be introducing a new COLOUR range to the salon and our very own Anabelle is going to be our model.  Today we are having an in-house training day by the experts at GOLDWELL on their Elumen range.  By introducing this new COLOUR range will allow us to create some amazing fashion colours for our clients.  We are really looking forward to learning something new so watch out as we’ll be sharing thi...

July 5, 2021

DO YOU STRUGGLE WITH CREATING VOLUME?

Do you struggle with creating Volume for your hair? We have a range of products that are especially designed just for this. Why not check out our VOLUMETRY range from L'Oreal Serie Expert. What does it do: It gives your hair an anti-gravity effect boost with it's clear appearance that boosts the look of your hair creating more volume.Results: Leaves your hair volumised, with added texture and it is lightweight formula doesn't weigh your hair down.Ingredients: Enriched with Salicyl...

June 14, 2021

VITAMIN C AND YOUR HAIR

Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant that helps protect against free radicals. Everyone’s body needs Vitamin C as it has so many benefits but none more so than for your hair.  Your body needs Vitamin C to produce collagen which is an important part of our hair structure. Vitamin C also helps our bodies absorb iron which is an important part of hair growth.  If you are deficient in Iron then this can lead to hair loss or your hair not growing past a certain point.  ...

June 7, 2021

HOW MUCH HAIR LOSS IS NORMAL

Why does my hair fall out?Hair loss can happen for many reasons; Pregnancy, treatment for a medical condition. Hair loss has also been linked to vitamin imbalances such as vitamins B, A and E.  Another cause of hair loss is that you may be over styling it?  If you tie your hair back too tight then this can pull on the scalp and over time it will weaken the hair follicles which will may cause your hair to fall out. Tips to avoid hair loss:Avoid putting your hair in a tigh...

May 31, 2021

IS THE LOREAL PRO LONGER RANGE RIGHT FOR ME?

We are in love with this range as it can reduce the breakage of your hair by up to 94% and visible split ends by 17%. Here's the science;What does it do: The filler A-100 technology used is patented to L'Oreal and it works by penetrating the core fibres of the hair to plump and thicken it from the inside out. The formula is designed specially to work on the areas that need them the most, the ends.Results: Leaves your hair 5 times shinier than if you hadn't used it. The shampoo helps th...

May 24, 2021

HOW TO PROTECT YOUR HAIR IN THE SUN

HERE COMES THE SUN - looking after your hair during the sunshine If your hair has prolonged exposure to the suns UVA & UBV rays then of course like our skin without sunscreen it will become damaged. What are the signs? The signs of sun damaged hair are easy to spot.  If your hair has become discoloured, dry, brittle, you have broken or split ends and is dry to touch then likelihood is it may be damaged. Fact: The sun's rays act like bleach in that it will remove colour from y...

May 17, 2021

NEW PRODUCT - OLAPLEX 8

We are pleased to announce the latest addition to the fabulous OLAPLEX range that we stock in salon.   OLAPEX 8 Bond Intense Moisture Mask is a concentrated treatment that moisturises, smooths, adds body and shine to your hair.  Infused with patented OLAPLEX Bond Building technology, this highly concentrated reparative mask adds shine, smoothness & body while providing intense moisture to treat damaged hair.  Hair so visibly healthy, you can skip the styling. I...

May 10, 2021

LOCKDOWN HAIRLOSS?

Have you noticed that you’ve lost more hair during lockdown?  You are not alone. Lockdown has certainly affected the health of our hair this last year or so.  There are many reasons why you could be losing more hair; lockdown restrictions, change of routine, stress and even a change in eating habits.  All these things affect how our hair looks and feels.  Another big factor is heating!  Being indoors during the last lockdown and having the...

May 3, 2021

THE BENEFITS OF A HEAD MASSAGE

Most clients when asked say that the head massage during their shampoo service is one of the most enjoyable moments when visiting the salon.  Did you know…. A scalp massage during your hair service can do wonders for your stress levels. Your scalp is covered with 1,000's of nerve endings that make it extremely sensitive when touched. Massage triggers the release of feel-good hormones like dopamine and serotonin. A head massage can lower blood pressure, improve circulation to you...

April 26, 2021

PROTECT YOUR COLOURED HAIR WITH VITAMINO

Have you ever wondered how to keep your colour looking incredible between your salon visits? This is a personal favourite of mine, it smells amazing, feels fabulous and keeps my colour lasting longer. It's a L'Oreal range called VITAMINO COLOUR...Here's the science; It contains an ingredient called "Resveratrol”this professional formula is a powerful anti-oxidant that's very similar to that found in some skin care ranges. It's lightweight and is designed to make your colour last long...

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