Hairdressers Journal
Hairdressers Journal

Hairdressers Journal May 2022 Articles

WELCOME
letter from the editor
NEWS
This month’s news roundup
HJ Digital
Head over to hji.co.uk for up-to-the-minute industry news
Should all stylists wear a uniform?
Are uniforms necessary for all salons? Two experts share their vision
SEA Change
In the pandemic, the government gave many concessions
Learn to focus on you
As a business owner, improving your relationship with yourself and making yourself a priority has many benefits, writes Liz McKeon
The perfect salon EXPERIENCE
How to elevate the backwash zone with Takara Belmont
Picture Perfect
In celebration of their 40th anniversary, Headmasters decided to put their salon staff centre stage in their annual brand image campaign
Curl Focus
HJ chatted to Tom Connell, Davines creative director to find out more about the brand’s plans for curly hair education
Signature Style
HJ met Daniel Kaner, co-founder and president of Oribe at their Signature Session event in London to talk success, the industry at large and knowing the late, great Oribe Canales
HJ Insider
HJ shares the results from its exclusive survey revealing how spring is shaping up for your salon, plus the biggest issues facing your business now
Trending
1 Partners in Crime ALFAPARF Milano has launched
Come AS YOU ARE
BLACC+BLOND got upgraded! The salon has moved to a larger space in the heart of Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter. Here’s the new and improved BLACC+BLOND…
Adventures of a New Salon OWNER
Marney Lian, full-time stylist and owner of new salon Gritt London, talks careers, client comforts and plans in the pipeline
THROUGH A Life LENS
Emmanuel Esteban
THE RETURN OF THE CUT
From Bixies and Mixies to classic crops and bobs, clients are requesting strong cuts. But before you go sharpen your scissors, here’s some style inspiration and advice
Make the cut
Every stylist needs a comfortable and reliable pair of scissors to create a cutting masterpiece. Our handy guide will help you find your perfect pair in every price range
It’s Not ALL WHITE
While a ‘suits-all’ interior can be a crowd-pleaser, if you’re looking to stamp your personality on to your salon décor, here are some tips for the perfect execution By Keeks Reid
Best of both worlds
We spoke to award-winning stylist Darren Ambrose on his journey within the industry and the art of juggling salon and session work
Colour NOTES
This month, we quizzed Jake Nugent, freelance stylist and OSMO ambassador on his colour creations
DECADION
Wonderfully unique and varied styles take centre stage
Good vibes only
Bright hues and pops of colour… all the best bits of summer in one shoot
Signorile
Refined, yet glamorously undone styles with an editorial twist
IN BLACK AND WHITE
Haute couture fashion and elegant styling come together
ENERGY
A story of static and weightless movement, fresh summer Pantones and consumer palettes
WEEKEND MILLIONAIRES
A portrayal of characters who live solely for the weekend
NUMERO UNO
Bold, big and bouncy looks full of fun
GOLDEN AGE
Intricately styled and forever pushing the boundaries of creativity
CURTAIN BANGS
STEP BY STEP
ICE, ICE BABY
Get cold as ice with Revlon Professional’s new glacial shades
MAKE YOUR WEBSITE WORK HARDER
Are you looking to get extra footfall to your salon or barbershop? Check out these top tips
Wella Studio Spotlight
Want to take your skills to the next level? Wella’s Studio Education has you covered
LOSS LEADERS
PROTECT YOUR SALON BUSINESS FROM NO-SHOWS
"IF I CAN, YOU CAN"
Hear from first-time entrants on their experience entering Wella Professionals TrendVision Award – and find out how YOU can grow your profile with this exciting and inclusive competition
A Day in the Life of…
THE WELLA WORLD STUDIO
Balancing Act
Following the runaway success of Wella Professionals Shinefinity, learn how you can integrate this product into popular Wella Professionals colour services (Shinefinity + Koleston Perfect = the perf
Luxury In-Salon Hair Loss Solutions
Meet RCI Hairscience®, the new haircare range that provides an effective but luxurious solution to hair loss concerns