Fragrance: Vanilla candy floss [7/10] Texture: Clay-like paste [7/10] Amount used: One finger-sized scoop [7/10] Hold: Intense [9/10] Control: Superb [8/10] Shine: Natural finish [6/10] Duration / Staying Power: Brilliant + reworkable [9/10] Cleanse out: Easy to wash [8/10] Packaging: 50’s hot rod garage [7/10] Typically traditional pomades offer a high-shine finish that some find too greasy [...]
Hello, welcome! January is often the time that people decide to shake things up and move on so we’ll spell out why we think a career at Material is better than the rest: Our business Is established – we’re into our third year. We are skilful and creative hairdressers. Our clients are mostly professionals of all ages [...]
Nicole transforms Alina (before shot top right) with a flattering long swishy bob and brightening balayage highlights. In an email to Nicole Alina said: ” I’m loving my haircut and the color even more! So thanks a lot :) ” and she posted the bottom right picture on her Instagram.
Our original Materialista has been promoted! After two years with us, our talented Tania’s sharp cutting and consummate colouring has earned her promotion to Level 2 Stylist. Congratulations x
The tree’s up, the baubles are dancing, Christmas gifts glisten on the shelving. The salon’s scented with the spicy warmth of ‘Winter’, and the Lucky Dip box is ready for delving. p.s. we are a safe distance from the Christmas market! Extended hours & holidays: Saturday 19th 09:15 – 19:15 Sunday 20th Closed Monday 21st [...]
Great vibes in the salon for training last Wednesday as we all enjoyed a demonstration by Paul followed by our apprentices’ first professional blow dries on each other. Great results and exciting times!
Fragrance: Ribena / Vimto [7/10] Texture: Smooth and easily applicable [8/10] Amount used: 1.5 thumb-sized scoops [6/10] Hold: Medium [8/10] Control: Super shaping [9/10] Shine: High / wet [9/10] Duration / Staying power: Amicable [7/10] Cleanse out: Easy to cleanse [8/10] Packaging: Grease is the word [8/10] What do whiskey, cars, motorbikes, denim and pomade [...]
(Swim cap) The Must-have Product That Protects & Conditions Your Hair As You Swim In The Sea Or Pool
If you are lucky enough to be heading off to sunnier climes or are a frequent swimmer, we highly recommend Philip Kingsley’s Swimcap. Now with a summery fresh orange and lemon “Citrus Sunshine” scent. Apply to wet hair before you swim then wash out with shampoo and conditioner as normal when you’re done in the pool or [...]
According to the luxury brands a flatter, ashy, brown blonde reigns for Autumn/Winter 2015. Nicole chooses the shades from Wella’s Illumina range to get you the look. Why Illumina? It’s specially formulated to result in shinier, cooler tones – perfect for this look. It’s not as harsh on hair as traditional [...]
Using curlers and 3 Living Proof styling products: Prime (always!), Blow Out (recommended by Grazia) and LP hair spray – Chloe was well and truly set for the prom!