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Hair Products

Hair Romance - Salon treatments to repair your hair

Colouring and heat styling your hair causes damage. No matter how careful you are, everything you do affects your hair. To keep your hair looking shiny and feeling healthy you need to treat your hair. I like to do something nice for my hair every week to make up for all that it goes through. [...]


Hair Romance - the colour mullet - party colours underneath

I just got my hair done and I have a mullet. No, not a mullet haircut! That is never coming back. EVER. But the “business in the front, party at the back” hairstyle has been reinvented with colour. I had my hair done by the fabulous Stevie of Stevie English Hair and this time I [...]


Let’s talk about the scrunchie

by Hair Romance on October 7, 2013 · 19 comments

in Hair Products,Hair Trends

Let's talk about the scrunchie

So I’ve been spotting a few scrunchies on the fashionistas on the street during Milan Fashion Week and it concerns me. I’m not a fan of the scrunchie. But first I have a few scrunchie confessions… Scrunchie confession No.1 My first job was making scrunchies. At the age of six I started helping my sister [...]


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 [...]