Sharing My Secrets Stylists and educators often ask me about what I believe makes salons successful year in and year out. My response is always that there are few factors – secrets if you will - that have seen to the success of many stylists and salons. Here are five of the secrets I’ve discovered, advised on, and implemented throughout my career. Secret 1: Address your clients’ needs A stylist who can see the need of their clients and immediately address them can provide the
Steve Rowbottom, co-director of the leading UK salon group Westrow, discusses a key trend this autumn-winter: the Power Ponytail. Ponytails are no longer seen as the low-maintenance go-to style for bad hair days: they have become a mainstay on the red carpet, as well as a catwalk fixture season after season. At Fashion Week A/W18, Off-White, House of Holland and Mark Fast all showcased the glamorous simplicity of a slick power pony, while at Palmer Harding, the traditional po
In late 2017, we did a salon decor tour of the lovely salon Radiant Hair in Chatsworth, Durban. While all the Hairnews salon decor tours are popular and end up with hundreds or thousands of views, this decor tour went viral! Its unique views currently exceed 130,000 – that means 130,000 people in the country and around the world have watched this video. Congratulations to Radiant Hair for inspiring so many people with your beautiful decor – if you haven’t seen the decor tour,
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Terence, founder of the awesome new Terenzo Suites concept, explains why change is necessary for growth, and doing what you have always done won’t get you different results. Keen to make the move to independence and an exciting future? Contact Terence today on 083 602 6782.
Stunning, trendy, fresh and stylish – a mixture of creative colours and textures from the Felicitas Hair team, Spain. This collection’s video was a finalist in the AIPP Awards Best Video category. Creative concept: Felicitas Ordás Hair: Felicitas Hair Team Photos: Esteban Roca Styling: Visori Fashionart Make up: Kuki Giménez Products: Revlon Professional Models: Sabrina, Irene, Patricia, Gemma, Ari y Cristina
Having lightened her hair to platinum, Khloe Kardashian has wasted no time experimenting with pastel shades – we think this pink is a very flattering choice – it’s a temporary shade so there may be many more to come this year!
Certain hairstylists and salons may be able to apply for exemptions to the sick pay fund and sick benefit fund. Stephen Delport of the Bargaining Council gives more info on this. (Part 1 of this video gives an overview of the exemption process, timing, and how to apply. Watch it HERE) Exemption applications should be sent to Exemptions@hcsbc.co.za Or call Grace 011 760 1685 www.hcsbc.co.za
Mark the dates in your diary – these are the fun, fabulous and famous EOHCB competitions, with sections for all levels of hairstylists and all types of hairdressing. EOHCB always ensure that the day is entertaining and that superb prizes are up for grabs! There’s no better way to introduce your juniors to the excitement of competition – and of course it’s up to the senior stylists to lead by example! EOHCB Competitions Western Cape Competition – 7 April 2019 KwaZulu-Natal Com