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Using images posted on social media to guide what hair colour you’d like is now standard practise when going to see a hair colourist, and it’s a very good idea to do so; they’ll be able to get the measure of what you’re after, as well as gathering a bit of information about how you…

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There are no two ways about it: summer means blond is very much in, with even those who have ebony hair often asking for some lighter portions through their lengths or in their ends as a nod to the season’s most popular shade. But as summer yawns to a close and hair has been lightened…

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Do you find that you confuse ombre with balayage? You’re not the first. Let’s get the definition of what it means to opt for ombre clear so that you’re equipped to decide whether you want it – and so you know exactly what to ask for in the salon next time you go in. The…

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Of all the many different kinds of hair product found on a bathroom shelf, it’s pretty likely that everyone will have a bottle of shampoo as a staple. But there’s a lot more to using shampoo properly than just massaging it onto your scalp and washing away; finding the right one and using it correctly…

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Nobody is keen on having patch tests – they require an extra trip to the hairdresser, and more often than not, there’s no discernible reaction. But it’s worth remembering that that’s the ideal case scenario, and that should a severe reaction occur, the difference between having applied the dye to a whole head versus a…

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Until recently, perms and chemical straightening had fallen out of favour, with many people choosing to style after each wash rather than undergo more permanent treatments. Now, however, both techniques are making a comeback, with the reasoning being that it’s often easier and perhaps less damaging over time to have a treatment in a salon…

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Sulfates – and whether they are good or bad for hair – have become part of the mainstream conversation about hair, with experts weighing in on both sides. But sulfates aren’t the full story; they are just one of a series of surfactants used in many hair products – and if you are concerned about…

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With the myriad new ways to preserve the integrity of hair during the colouring process, far more options have been opened up to anyone wanting to choose a hair colour that’s different to that which they naturally grow. But while preference should always guide you when choosing a hair colour, it’s well worth bearing a…

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The most enduring beauty ideals always have their roots in good health – and highlights are no exception. Along with smooth skin and clear, sparkly eyes, hair that glimmers and which contains some lighter portions through lengths suggests a good, rounded lifestyle with plenty of time outdoors.  And their effect doesn’t end with the hair…

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Think shampoo will simply cleanse hair and that’s that? Think again: shampoos are now tailor made to do anything from soften coarse strands to reducing frizz and repairing damage. All you have to do is pick the right one for your hair type – and use it in the right way.  This guide will help.…

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