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Celebrate National Good Hair Day

by Hair Romance on September 25, 2013 · 4 comments

in Big Hair,Giveaway,Hair Products

Hair Romance - good hair 6 ways

Brought to you by ghd This Friday is National Good Hair Day! Now this is my kind of day. I think every day should be a good hair day. So do the people from ghd. Did you know that ghd actually stands for Good Hair Day? I can tell you ghd have been helping women [...]


Hair Romance - What's in my carry on beauty bag

How do you summarise your big beauty bag into one small carry on bag for long haul flights? Living in Australia, I’ve had a lot of practice with long haul flights. I love travelling and I’ve had the travel bug for as long as I can remember. My husband is English so we also travel [...]


Hair Romance - metallic hair accessories and kevin murphy shimmer bug

When in doubt, add a metallic hair accessory. In my latest post as part of the Top 5 Style and Beauty Bloggers for Kidspot and Vogue Australia, I’m sharing the best ways to wear the metallic trend in your hair. I’ve even tested the latest Kevin Murphy Color Bug which is called the Shimmer Bug. [...]


Schwarzkopf AMBH - behind the scenes 3

Sitting in a judging panel is much more stressful than I thought it would be. I now watch shows like X Factor and So You Think You Can Dance with a lot more respect for my fellow judges. In August, I was invited to be on the panel of the Schwarzkopf Australia’s Most Beautiful Hair [...]


How to use hair chalk

by Hair Romance on August 29, 2013 · 11 comments

in Hair Products,Hair Trends

Hair Romance - hair chalk temporary colour

Want to experiment with crazy dip dye hair colour but nervous about what work/school would say? Hair chalk is the answer. You can play around with this temporary hair colour that washes out without damaging your hair. I’ve tried dip dye pink hair which is a semi-permanent colour. It can last up to 6 weeks [...]


Handbag Hair essentials

From the files of hair products that look like makeup, here are two of my favourite hair products to keep in my handbag. Handbag hair essentials To tame flyaways: If, like me, you suffer from fuzzy flyaway hair, the John Frieda Full Repair Touch Up Flyaway Tamer will live in your handbag. The mascara-like applicator [...]


Hair Romance - Do you take your hairdryer on holidays

Do you take your hairdryer on holidays? I love travelling, and I love my hair but this can be a tricky question. YES Yes, you should take your hairdryer if: You will be going to lots of events while you are away. You’re fussy about your hair. You need it for these 10 other uses [...]


Home Perm - would you ever do it

I’m currently in the US and browsing the aisles of Walgreen’s when I spotted this. This sparked a lot of comments on Instagram and Facebook, but I has to share it here too. I confess I’ve had three perms in my lifetime – one was ok, one was a triumph and the last one was [...]


How to straighten curly hair with the Elkie styler

Brought to you by Price Attack I love my curly hair but I’m always playing with my hair and love the ease of wearing it straight too. It used to be a chore to straighten my hair but now I have a simple and easy system that keeps my hair looking sleek. How to straighten [...]


What is a diffuser and how to use it to style curly hair

A diffuser is an attachment that goes on the end of your hairdryer. It diffuses the air as it come out so that you no longer get a blast of air on your hair, but rather it spreads softly through your hair. Diffusers are mainly used to style curly hair as it lets your dry [...]