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Its the Royal wedding week!

IT'S THE ROYAL WEDDING WEEK!!! Personally I'm a tad excited about the Royal wedding at the weekend, it's the one that you know is going to be hugely entertaining and a really good knees up! We've been looking back at the royal brides and their choice in style which...

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Number 8 are off to London

We're off to London on Sunday 20th for the 2 day Colour world uk 2018 event. This is a fist for us at the salon as we've not been to Colour world before. It's a 2-days exploration of colour including technical know-how and many of the leading colourists from all over...

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Wedding Hair Fayre

Join us from 2pm for all your wedding hair needs on Saturday 7th July at our salon on 8 St Nicholas street. Truro. We will be doing 20 mins express hair trials free of charge to help you discover a rough idea of hair you might like on your special day and choosing a...

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Faceshapes for your haircuts

Face shapes are extremely important on deciding a new look and often the number 1 priority for clients to ensure that their new hair style will suit them so we thought we'd break it down and explain a few basic rules we go by to help you decide. Oblong face shape: You...

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Save the planet and re-fill your shampoo

Environmentally, hairdressers aren’t that friendly unfortunately. We however do our very best to recycle absolutely everything we possibly can to do our bit. So, we have decided to offer a Paul Mitchell re-fill station in the salon! This not only will save you 10%...

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3 Ways to say “Thanks Mum”

3 Ways to say “Thanks Mum” Our top picks for Mother’s Day. If you haven’t yet sorted your gifts for Mother’s Day this weekend, we’re here to help! We’ve picked out three of our favourite treatments and products to help you find something really special this year. 1....

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Hot Hair trends for 2018

With the new year well and truly broken in we are looking at the hot hair trends of 2018, we can expect to see some classics from last year with a few updated tweaks, so if your still wanting that 'new year new you' change, now's your chance to get in front of the...

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10 year Birthday for Francesca at Number 8

Celebrating friendship today♡ Francesca has been with the team for 10 years! In January 2008 Chess started her career with us and we've had lots of fun along the way, multiple trips to London for training and salon international accompanied with various nights out...

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The Difference Between Ombre and Balayage

At Number 8 as hairstylists, know the difference between an Ombre and a balayage. But we get asked this question ALL THE TIME! Or we get an appointment request for an “Ombre balayage” and we are over here thinking, “Well, which one?!” So we are here to set the record...

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