From Bouffy to Buff: How At Home Custom Colour Hair Dye Kits For Men Have Come of Age with Colorsmith

“Wow you look fantastic, have you had something done?” Well yes, actually. A very subtle but effective colour for my hair from Colorsmith. I am sure like many, I’d given up on my hair during lockdown, my only product was hairspray and I embraced the Raine, Countess Spencer bouffy do for anything on zoom. What […]

HAIR: Fishfoam Mousse and Plumpfish Shampoo

Fish Salon Soho have been doing great products for twenty years, since founder Paul Burfoot cooked up some wax in his shed. We already love the Fish 25ml minis at £2.99 – handy for travel or in the manbag. The texturising fishshape cream has firm but flexible hold and doesn’t dry hard. The fishfingers wax is the original and defining […]

Vanity Van Backstage at the Leeds Festival

Leeds Festival What an experience… an epic last weekender to end the season with. Electrical storms and mud aside the stellar line up for Reading and Leeds more than made up for it. Intrepid Alix from Vanity Van gives us the lowdown backstage: Our salon was based in the main stage dressing room area in […]

Beauty & gossip from Vanity Van salon backstage at Latitude Festival

The Vanity Van salon was absolutely rammed all weekend, fully booked every day and  had to turn dozens of people away – the artists at Latitude loved the treatments – male hair cuts and massages were the most popular as well as dozens of Miners Cosmetics makeovers on the girls, buckets of Batiste dry shampoo with  festival locks getting Nicky Clarke’s Tease Me […]

Leo Bancroft for Men and Finishing Touch For Women – New Products Launch

Leo Bancroft’s new men’s hair and body range pops with neon green and is fantastically priced at Tesco’s nationwide. It includes everything from gels, pastes, dusts, shampoos and body wash. The successful women’s range, Finishing Touch, now has Argan oil and blonde/brunette products along with new hair accessories including detangle hair clips, bendy rollers and brushes. It’s […]

Inaugural SS13 Menswear Collection in London

For the first ever  dedicated Menswear collections in London, Sassoon was thrilled to support four designers ranging from renowned and established to new and upcoming. Spencer Hart The first and most anticipated show saw Sassoon design the hair for Savile Row’s Spencer Hart debut show in London on Friday 17th June. The Creative team worked on a […]

Sassoon’s Colour Pop

Sassoon Salon Introduces The ‘Colour Pop Service’ for  £29. For beautifully coloured hair without commitment, why not try the new Colour POP Service – taking just 15 minutes it is the perfect choice if you desire a subtle colour change or an introduction to colour. We are told that the result of the colour is immediately […]

Leo Bancroft Hair Care Range for Tesco

Last night saw the vibrant launch of Leo Bancroft’s product range for Tesco at  Club at the Ivy.  The champagne flowed copiously and the event was enjoyed by ITV’s Ruth Langsford, former British Heavyweight Boxing Champion Derek Chisora, The The’s Matt Johnson, Liam Botham, model Amy Willerton, Nancy Sorrell (who says ‘the shine spay is fantastic’) Vic Reeves, Lembit Opik, singer Javine Hylton and actor Mem Ferda. A […]

Athletica – The Hair Look For SS/12

With the Olympics running up fast, we would expect to see some influence of sport in the new collections – here we go with Athletica in hair from Sassoon. ATHLETICA | SPRING SUMMER 12 COLLECTION High Performance Hair; Inspired by Athletes in Motion This Spring/Summer, all eyes will be on London, host city of the […]

Yaelle Caplan Scarves Up At The Dukes Hotel

Talented, young, British-born designer Yaelle Caplan has created a luxurious silk scarf for ‘England’s Leading Boutique Hotel’ Dukes Hotel, London. The exclusive design with miniature frames depicting a bottle of Perrier Jouet, a martini glass, cocktail shaker and a dachshund representing the cast iron ‘Dukesie Dog’ that welcomes guests in the hotel lobby are worn by staff […]