DON’T FRY YOUR HAIR!!

How to Heat Style Safely. We’ve all seen the video of the girl who’s hair snaps off while she’s trying to curl it. Nothing serves as a better reminder that heat styling can be both friend and foe. Don’t go chucking your irons out just yet, with a little help from Davines and Cloud 9,…

Bored of Your Hair?

Are you trying to grow out your hair and it’s reached that in-between length? Or have you just had the same style for a little too long? Just don’t know what to do with it? Here are a few ways to give your locks a new look. Aside from the obvious, getting a new cut…

Feather Extensions

Feather Extensions from Fine Featherheads in America are made from real feathers. All prices include installation which is done with a silicon link. They can be curled, straightened, washed & blow dried like normal hair as long as you don’t iron too close to the link. We recommend you get them moved up on your…

Growing Your Hair?

Before I started hairdressing I used to think that the advice given by hairdressers to get regular trim when you are growing your hair was a load of rubbish! It didn’t make sense, how does cutting your hair make it longer? It sounded like a sales pitch for the hair stylist to get me to…

Live & Let Dye’s Top Cafe’s List 2013!

Doesn’t it annoy you when you are hanging out for your morning coffee…wait in line for sometimes what seems like the whole day, pay half a days pay to get your daily caffeine fix only to walk out with a bitter tasting cup of gloop! The worst thing they could do to your morning ‘pick-me-up’…

Age Appropriate Hair? No Such Thing!

I recently read an article in Fashion Quarterly called ‘Hair and Now – Stylist advice on how to achieve flattering, modern hair”.  The first line of it said “Don’t let your hair date you”, something I thought sounded like good advice, until I read the second part, “Choose an age-appropriate look with these stylist tips.”…

Lipstick for Dummies.

A couple of weeks ago one of my clients asked me what lipstick I was wearing (MAC Russian Red, in case you were wondering). Being complimented on it gave me a bit of a fright because whenever I wear lipstick I feel equal amounts of success and dread. I wonder if I’m doing it right,…

Hair Rehab!

Sometimes, in your quest for perfect hair, things take a turn for the worst. We have quite a few performers and models come to us who, after years of hair torture with rollers and hot irons, have cried out for hair help! Whatever the cause, when your hair starts to feel more like straw or…