From the monthly archives:

November 2011


Hair Romance TV Episode 4 is live! Side braid hairstyle tutorial – this easy tutorial is a great style for wet or dry hair, and this video shows how I style this braid in my hair at the beach. Hair Romance TV Episode 4 Side Braid Tutorial Mr Romance helped me shoot this video in [...]


How to sit while having your hair cut

by Hair Romance on November 29, 2011 · 6 comments

in Salon Advice


  Part of Hair Romance’s Salon Advice series to help you love your hair and your hairdresser. I know you’re thinking, I know how to sit in a chair. I sit down every day! It’s not that hard. All true, but does how you sit affect your hair cut? Hopefully you have a great hairdresser [...]


Beach Headscarf Hairstyle Tutorial

by Hair Romance on November 28, 2011 · 17 comments

in Beach Hair,Headscarf


I love going to the beach and I love going out after. This easy headscarf tutorial keeps you looking stylish on and off the sand. After a week of rain in Sydney the sun finally came out and I thought it was time to hit the beach and finally time to share this headscarf tutorial [...]


Short Cut Saturday – Emma Watson

by Hair Romance on November 26, 2011 · 20 comments

in Celebrity Hair,Short Hair


So often we think long hair is more feminine and attractive, but can short hair be sexier? Bristish actress Emma Watson, from the Harry Potter series, was locked into a contract for almost a decade where she was not in control of the way she looked. She wasn’t allowed to cut or colour her hair [...]


Big Hair Friday

by Hair Romance on November 25, 2011 · 0 comments

in Uncategorized


Loving the new look book from Kevin Murphy. Above Left. The AFRO.SET is a technique that David Glover showed us, it’s simply a figure 8 around a Geisha Pin. Geisha Pins are hard to find and are really big, super strong hairpins normally found at a theatrical supply store. We applied HAIR.RESORT to wet hair, [...]


Hairstyles for Hairsticks

by Hair Romance on November 24, 2011 · 9 comments

in Hair Products,Hair Style Advice


Have you used hairsticks before? I remember in school using pens to put our hair up. You’d twist your hair up into a kind of French roll / bun and put a pen in your hair to keep it in place. It’s actually a really easy way to style long hair. Plus, as you’re not [...]


Arizona Muse cuts her hair

by Hair Romance on November 23, 2011 · 6 comments

in Uncategorized


Arizona Muse has cut her trademark bob! The haircut that put a rocket in her career and was copied countless times in salons worldwide has been chopped into. While shooting the Tom Ford campaign, editorial stylist Christiaan Houtenbos went “Edward Scissorhands” on her hair and this is the result. Before: After: Comment of the day [...]



Hair Romance continues its Salon Advice series to help you love your hair and your hairdresser. Recently on Twitter someone asked if they should wash their hair before they go to the hairdresser. They were worried that their hair was oily and they would feel embarrassed at the salon. Rubbish! It’s like cleaning up your [...]


Valentino Braids

by Hair Romance on November 21, 2011 · 13 comments

in Hair Style Advice,Hair Trends,Long Hair


How much do you love the braids from the Valentino S/S ’12 collection? Created by the amazing Guido Palau, this romantic braided hairstyle looks as good off the catwalk. How to get the look Apply Redken All Soft Argan-6 Multi-Care Oil and blow dry hair. Take a circular section of hair near the crown, divide [...]



How do you style short hair for a formal event or school prom? Today’s question comes courtesy of a very sweet dad. He’s a friend of mine that I used to work with. We caught up last weekend and were talking about hair (I may have been dominating the conversation – again!) but he asked [...]