Styling Curls & Fighting the Frizz

Anyone with curly or wavy hair knows how much of a nightmare it can be to style. What start out as beautifully formed curls, slowly dries into a frizzy mess, leaving you running for the straighteners or a hair tie. However, with a little bit of help from us at Live & Let Dye and…

90’s Grunge Revival in 2013

Who remembers the 90’s…Nirvana, Friends, Drew Barrymore with daisy’s in her hair. A lot of my favourite music came out of the 90’s so I’m very excited that 90’s Grunge is making a comeback this year. Of course it will have an updated twist so we don’t all end up looking like Courtney Love but…

FIRST BIRTHDAY TREATS!!

Live & Let Dye is ONE YEAR OLD in February!!! Here are a few special treats for our clients to celebrate being the big bad ONE year old! We will be updating these as we release more goodies for you all. EVERY WEEKDAY IN FEBRUARY!! Every weekday in February we will be having DOUBLE TROUBLE.…

Going Blonde

We get asked a LOT about what is involved in going blonde. Basically there are two ways in which we do this. There is the bleach & tone, which results in an overall bold blonde. The other way is highlights. Both have their pro’s and cons and there are a few things to consider before…

Rocking the Media

Would you believe it?! We’re famous enough to need a media page now! To keep up to date with what your favourite media folk have to say about us, read the articles below and check out the video’s. Remix Magazine – We’ve caught the colour bug – Sep 2012 Fixy – Get Shorty NZ Girl…

Bloggy Thing

From beauty, nails and hair to coffee…..anything we feel like writing about. Keep an eye out for the next blog! Don’t Fry Your Hair! – If you use straighteners, this is a must read! Bored of Your Hair? – here are some great tips to change it up. Colour Gloss Manicure – the longer lasting polish…

Ombre, Sombre or Balayage?

A lot of people ask me, Ombre, Sombre or Balayage? What the hell is the difference? They are both fairly new techniques to hairdressing over the last couple of years. And most people think it is the same thing with different names. Well they are half right. Balayage seemed to have come about first when hairdressers…