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Hair Romance - new red hair

So I’m a redhead! What do you think? My hair has been through a lot over the last month and I have some fun hair colour stories to share with you next week. Let’s just say my hair goes through a lot anyway! After some red hair encouragement on Instagram I decided to just do [...]


Hair Romance salon advice - when your hairdresser loses interest

Have you ever been in the situation where things were really good with your hairdresser but then started to change, and maybe even gone from bad to worse? I received a great email from Marilynette asking for some salon advice. Like me, she has a great respect for hairdressers and is obsessed with her hair. [...]


Hairdresser Infographic

by Hair Romance on December 11, 2012 · 3 comments

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Why it's cool to be a hairdresser

Hairdressing is a skill that cannot be outsourced. There are lots of career options within the field of hairdressing, and the industry is growing at a rate far above the average. Just one of the reasons why it’s cool to be a hairdresser. Are you a hairdresser? What’s the best bit of your job?


Romance at the hairdresser’s

by Hair Romance on October 31, 2012 · 6 comments

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Vogue Russia - At the hairdressers

Image - Vogue Russia I heard a fabulous story last week from a friend of mine about how she met her partner. She was at the hairdresser, talking about life and love (as we all do) and her stylist had an idea. He told her about this guy he knew and promptly set her up on [...]


Hair Romance - how to style hair

I’ve been a little confused by the question, “How would you like your hair blowdried today?” at the end of my hair appointment. (Note: blowdry = blowout. Are there any other words to describe it?) When I say smooth with a bit of volume, do they have the same idea of volume? Will I walk [...]


Hair Romance in the salon - Elly - Stevie English Hair

Changing your hair colour can be a high maintenance beauty routine but it’s one I couldn’t live without. Before deciding on your new look, here’s a quick guide on how often you need to colour your hair to help you work out if you can afford to maintain your new colour. That’s me in the [...]


How to switch stylists in the same salon

by Hair Romance on June 5, 2012 · 9 comments

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How to switch hairstylists in the same salon - Hair Romance

Part of Hair Romance’s Salon Advice series, helping you navigate the salon and love your hair. It can be emotional to break up with your hairdresser. It’s easier if you just leave and go to a new salon and never see them again. What do you do if you love the salon but want to [...]


How to break up with your hairdresser

by Hair Romance on May 29, 2012 · 6 comments

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How to break up with your hairdresser - Hair Romance

Part of Hair Romance’s Salon Advice series, helping you navigate the salon and love your hair. You used to love how your hairdresser styled your hair but now things are different. You’re bored with same look or maybe you’re not feeling appreciated. It could be time to break up with your hairdresser. It seems dramatic [...]



Why won’t they stop talking??? Do you look forward to a gossip when you go to the hairdresser or do you like to relax and have some quiet time out in the chair? I love salon time, and I love chatting to my hairdresser. We catch up and I get to ask more hair questions. [...]



Continuing Hair Romance’s Salon Advice series to help you navigate the hair salon and love your hair. So you’ve found a great salon, and you asked for the hairstyle you like but it didn’t quite turn out as you were expecting… What do you do? First of all, breathe – it’s only hair and it will [...]