From the monthly archives:

July 2011

Makeup Pick-me-ups

by Hair Romance on July 31, 2011 · 4 comments

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Do you ever feel like you’d rather stay home than go out? Makeup can be that little pick-me-up to get me out of the door on those days. Especially those times when you don’t want to but you really have to. Like cold Monday mornings… My favourite makeup item for those moments is a bright [...]


Big Hair Friday

by Hair Romance on July 28, 2011 · 3 comments

in Big Hair

What a week! I kind of wish there were two of me so I could get through my to do list! Ali Holmes of Wildlife Hair SoGo as part of her Hair Expo collection I have been away for work and it has been H E C T I C so I’m sorry I didn’t [...]



Kevin Murphy shares some interesting opinions in how to find a good hairdresser in this interview by Natalie Reilly. My friend alerted me to this article that appeared in the Sunday paper in Sydney and is online here. Paper cut salon by Chadou Yama Here are Kevin Murphy’s salon tactics: If you can book into [...]


My favourite foundation

by Hair Romance on July 24, 2011 · 14 comments

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My favourite foundation is NARS Sheer Glow. In a funny coincidence, it’s my only foundation as I only started wearing foundation last month! The lovely Jen from My Funny Valentine took me swatching* and was so shocked when I confessed I didn’t own foundation that she took me straight to Mecca to try NARS Sheer [...]


Here’s the second episode of Hair Romance TV with a super quick hairstyle how to! Here’s a link to Hair Romance TV’s first video in case you missed it. If you’re in Sydney you’ll know this was taken last week as it is awful weather now. Winter has truly hit and it’s cold and pouring [...]


Big Hair Friday

by Hair Romance on July 22, 2011 · 4 comments

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Happy Friday! Sarah Laidlaw – Part of her winning 2011 Hair Expo Collection I have been busy working on a new logo and design for the Hair Romance website which I am very excited about! I’ll keep you posted on when changes will start to happen… I have also been trying to put another video [...]


Hair Romance ebook & giveaway

by Hair Romance on July 20, 2011 · 8 comments

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Have you purchased the Hair Romance ebook yet? If you said yes then thank you! To show my appreciation you’ve been entered into my first ever giveaway! If you said no, what are you waiting for? Buy the Hair Romance 30 Days of Twist & Pin Hairstyles ebook before July 31st for your chance to [...]



I have been a fan of Moroccanoil since the beginning of this year. I love how it smooths my dry, frizzy hair and cuts drying time in half. Moroccanoil have recently expanded their range of products and have curly girls in their sights. Intense Curl Cream is formulated with anti-oxidants to enhance your natural curl [...]


Battle of the Brushes

by Hair Romance on July 17, 2011 · 5 comments

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Last Thursday I went to the first ever Battle of the Brushes to watch two makeup artists battle it out live. I’ve never seen a makeup battle before and wasn’t sure what to expect but was glad to see the lovely Sara-May and stylish Ashleigh from Sharman Says there. Trish Sousa and Jaclyn Hnitko were [...]


Big Hair Friday

by Hair Romance on July 14, 2011 · 2 comments

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Hair by Joel Phillips of Stevie English Hair Keeping in colour theme with the hair this week, I picked Big Hair Friday from Joel Phillips Hair Expo collection. Joel, of Stevie English Hair in Sydney, received a Judges’ Recognition for Student/Apprentice of the Year. I have some great interviews and posts about Hair Expo coming [...]