Tag: hairdresser

  • How to get the best haircut of your life

    Thu, 15 September 2016 3:13PM

    We’ve all been there – you go to the hairdresser, convinced this, yes THIS is going to be the haircut that transforms you from your regular self into Gigi Hadid. Your conversation with your hairdresser seems to go great, they start snipping – and suddenly you’re pasting a fake smile on your face, exclaiming “wow,… more

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  • Yes, You Can Trim Your Own Fringe At Home

    Mon, 25 July 2016 3:30PM

    Hailey Baldwin and her perfect piecey fringe. Source: Instagram. If you have, or have ever had a fringe, you know how insanely annoying it can be having to deal with the in-between, slightly grown out stage. You know – it’s just that little bit too long, pokes you in the eyes, doesn’t blow-dry the way it… more

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  • You Have To See This Barber Using Fire To Cut Peoples Hair

    Fri, 15 July 2016 9:37AM

    Source: The Scene The last thing you would normally want near your hair during a haircut is fire, right? The idea of someone burning your strands is the stuff of nightmares for most people, but in Milan, traditional barbers have apparently been using fire as a cutting technique for over a century. A video created by The Scene takes… more


    Milan barber

  • 2016 NSW/ACT Hairdresser of the Year: Mary Alamine!

    Tue, 19 April 2016 11:14AM

    Congratulations to Mary Alamine, of Royals Hair on Sydney’s North Shore, who has been crowned the 2016 Australian Hair Fashion Awards Hairdresser of the Year.


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  • How to: Be a Success in the Beauty Industry, Part I

    Tue, 29 May 2012 2:00PM

    Not sure what you want to do with your nails, let alone your life? In a series of how-to’s over the coming weeks, I’m sticking my nose in the savvy business of some of the most successful beauty industry leaders and sniffing out exactly how-to get where they are. Let’s start at the top. Literally. Renya Xydis is… more

    Hair / How To

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  • Top 10 Iconic Hair Looks of the Decade

    Mon, 31 October 2011 8:00AM

    In celebration of Brad Ngata Hair Direction’s 10 Year Anniversary, Brad shares his Top 10 Iconic Hair Looks for the decade.


    Brad Ngata

  • PRIMPED Pries: How long since you last had your hair trimmed?

    Mon, 4 July 2011 3:50PM

    I haven’t had my hair cut in 6 months, Primps. Disgusting, huh? Unleashing this fact into the Primperverse actually leaves me feeling more than a wee bit ashamed, but hey, honest is the best policy, right? Even if you are a beauty ed and you’re the one who not only sets the rules, but the… more


    Kim Kardashian recently trimmed her hair

  • Style your hair like a pro

    Thu, 27 January 2011 11:55AM

    I’m hopeless with my hair-dryer and don’t even start me on rollers. Is there somewhere that offers blow-dry classes so I can get super girly, bouncy Victoria’s Secret hair? Don’t despair! When it comes to styling, using the right tools is half the battle in creating the kind of hair you’ve always wanted. First up, ask… more

    Hair / How To

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  • Anyone going to Hair Expo?

    Thu, 10 June 2010 5:06PM

    Because if you are, our resident hair expert, Brad Ngata, the winner of more awards than Meryl Streep, happens to be hosting a party THIS Monday night in Sydney to celebrate Hair Expo. That little (or massive) celebration that sees all the hairdressers across the country come together and share their mad skills with the… more



  • Twuestion time: How to elegantly tell your hairdresser you dislike your new colour

    Tue, 13 April 2010 1:05PM

    It’s a tricky one, isn’t it. You’ve just spent two hours in the hair chair having a new colour put through but at the end of the dry and style, you realise the colour is WRONGO and you would rather eat toenail clippings than be stuck with it for five minutes, let alone five months…. more



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