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Beaujolais Day

Beaujolais day is celebrating the first wine of the season on the 3rd Friday of November and is hugely renowed for a day of dressing up and sampling the wines! A little birdy tells us its a fantastic day in Swansea where they celebrate every year. We do like a good...

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Winter hair care

So the heating has been put on and the rain has definitely started, what does this mean for your hair? If you have spent all summer protecting your hair from the hot sun then its not time to relax I'm afraid, if anything personally I think the winter is harder work to...

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Hair Myths Busted!

Myth 1: Brushing one hundred strokes per night can make hair grow faster At one point in the history of haircare, someone mentioned that over-brushing your hair stimulated blood circulation in the scalp and it was written down in the hair bible. The truth is that...

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Autumn Colours

Hello October! As a Hairdresser I personally get really excited about Autumn colours and the array of choice we have this time of the year. Rich, warm luxurious colour palette's come into play with a wide range of possibilities. . So to try and tempt you into a new...

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KNOT

We can now share the beautiful new edition of KNOT, the essential guide to weddings on the water in and around the River Fal. We worked on this shoot back in July when the sun was out, days where hot and the River Fal was looking inviting with its blue hues and gentle...

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Strand Lighting: Hair’s Hottest New Colour Trend Explained

Strand Lighting: Hair’s Hottest New Colour Trend Explained Strand lighting has been making movements on Instagram for some time now and it’s now trickling into salons up and down the UK. The idea was created on Instagram by Liz Haven O’Neill and works by focussing the...

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Good Friends share <3

Recommend 3 friends to us and receive a free Cut and Style as a big thankyou..... and that's not all; your friend will have 50% off their first Cut and Style with us...

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Honeymoon hair, How to avoid that Monica Geller Frizz

Wedding stress is enough to send even the calmest of women into bridal meltdown, so by the time you finally step onto the sand on your honeymoon you can finally exhale, and the last thing you want to think about is whether you’ve packed the Moroccan oil you’ve been...

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