In 2017, the award-winning bhave range from Australia, launched to South African salons. The success of this awesome brand is due to its unique ingredient – patented raw natural keratin protein. This bioactive protein is extracted from the wool of New Zealand sheep with its critical amino acids and proteins intact – its technologically advanced formulation repairs so effectively, it’s being used in wound care for the US Army! It has a unique ability to penetrate the hair shaf
‘The Thread Of Fate’ is an East Asian myth originating from Chinese legend, and this inspired the collection. The colour palette incorporated hues of Asian inspired yellow-gold, and cool-based earth tones. Solid colour blocking was applied intermittently to accentuate strong lines, whilst soft blended high and low lighting on a pivotal bias give maximum texture and dimension. The shading between light and dark exaggerates the strength of the forms within the hair. The combine
Gear up for major excitement – these are going to be huge! Twincare has announced the dates for their big launches, competitions, awards evenings, and events from Paul Mitchell, Moroccanoil and Twincare International. Paul Mitchell – Invisiblewear All-White Boho Party Join Twincare International for the launch of Paul Mitchell’s range, INVISIBLEWEAR - a complete line of hair care and styling products that’s all about embracing the beauty of imperfection and making chic simple
The shortage of hairdressers in the industry is a well known fact... there are many salons looking for staff, and not enough staff to fill the positions. Having a shortage of good hairdressers is not good for the industry. Having a good supply of motivated, talented newcomers helps the industry to grow and strengthen. Hairnews is going to be promoting hairdressing as a career to school leavers, parents and teachers through a new website, social media and interactive campaign
Superstar competitive stylist Salome de Wet was recently profiled for Careers in Hair, and we are including some content from her mini interview here, to inspire Hairnews readers. “I fell in love with hairdressing before I knew what it really had in store. I grew up in a salon,” she says. She studied through La Louve Private Hair Academy in Pretoria – one year full time and about 2 years of practical hours before she did her Trade Test and got her diploma. What do you love ab
Chris Stofberg, MD of Modern Hair and Beauty, recently completed an amazing challenge, the Cape Epic cycle race. This gruelling race is held over 651 km's of demanding trails, with 13500m's of climbing. Chris and his cycling partner successfully completed this epic route in 43 hours 29 min's over the eight days of the race. Congratulations from Hairnews!
Get your diaries open! These Colour Trophy sessions, hosted by L’Oréal Professionnel, are going to be informative and inspirational. You can network, share ideas and ask questions from Terence of Terenzo International, a previous winner and industry icon, in a luxurious setting! And there’s more...at these events, you’ll be able to sign up for a professional photo shoot that will capture your winning look to perfection. Monday 16 April: Durban – Oyster Box at 6 pm Tuesday 17
Now in its 36th year, the Alternative Hair Show is recognised as the world’s most prestigious annual hairdressing event, with industry icons around the world showcasing their talent for the good cause of fundraising for leukemia research. This year’s show is all about mystery, and you can enjoy the experience of beautiful hair creativity and craftsmanship, artistic interpretation and dazzling entertainment at this unique evening. This year’s venue is the beautiful and myster