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The Hub is your centrE of news, inspiration and education for salon professionals, empowering you to make your clients look and feel their best.


Celebrating World Vegan Day

The First day of November marks World Vegan Day. A time to recognise the vegan movement and celebrate and support the vegan community. Find out more about this lifestyle and explore some of the vegan brands we stock. For shampoos, conditioners, treatments and styling products made without animal products, you’re in the right place.

Surviving Christmas Your Salon Cheat Sheet

Christmas is here! Mince pies are in supermarkets, decorations in Target and – most importantly – Mariah Carey is defrosting as we speak. But, as we know, along with the tinsel and public holidays comes the busiest period of the year. We’ve compiled your Christmas salon cheat sheet – all the things you need to stay sane, stylish and super pumped for the season ahead.

Haircare Group introduces: Lakmé TEKNIA SCALP CARE

Lakmé remains on the path of conscious beauty and is focusing its efforts on broadening its vision towards hair care and beauty. The key: taking care of the scalp as an extension of the skin.

Hard Water & Hair Health for Clients

Water hardness plays a huge role in hair health and your ability to work with it as a salon professional. We’re breaking down everything you need to know about hard water; what it is, what it does, and the best hair treatments for hard water.

Christmas Hair Gift Ideas to stock in your Salon

It’s time to deck the halls and rock around the Christmas tree. With Christmas fast approaching, we have curated a list of some of our favourite Christmas packs that are guaranteed to sleigh all day.
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Let’s start the Mo-mentum for Movember

The Barbiere Company and Haircare Group are proud supporters of Movember. Find out how you and your barbershop can fundraise. Real Barbers, Real Talk – a Movember campaign dedicated to tackling mental health issues in the barbershop.

Everything You Need to Know about OLAPLEX N°4C And OLAPLEX Broad Spectrum Chelating Treatment

The new N°4C Bond Maintenance Clarifying Shampoo is OLAPLEX’s latest product in their range of game-changing, science-based hair solutions. Here’s everything you need to know about the product, including what it is, which clients it’s most suitable for, how to pair it with other OLAPLEX products, and more.

The Next Big Thing: Evo Top Drop

New to Haircare Group is the next big thing: Evo top drop. These professional in-salon treatments are for when your clients’ hair needs a healthy dose of good and proper wham-bam, thank-you-ma’am hairapy.

Spring is in the Hair

Spring is finally here and as we come out of the colder winter months, Spring brings a fresh breath of creativity, colour and inspiration and we lead into the beginning of the busy season.  With Spring comes plenty opportunities to dress up, and have some fun with our hair and beauty, especially as we start seeing more clients coming in for hair styles for special occasions.

Hair Foiling Techniques: Foiling Placement How-To and Top Tips

Whether you’re going for a high impact blonde, adding texture and dimension, a root re-touch or creating a ‘lived-in’ look — the different ways to colour hair with foils are constantly improving and evolving. We explain Foil Placements and our favourite techniques that our Haircare Group Education and Technical teams are loving right now.

The Importance of Scalp Treatments and How to Recommend Them to Your Clients

Scalp health is having a moment in the hair world, and by ‘moment’, we mean that clients are finally realising that there’s more to scalp health than dandruff and there are ways of preventing, determining and solving these issues that don’t include supermarket brands that strip hair of its health whilst trying to combat an undiagnosed issue.

Winter proof your clients' hair with MOROCCANOIL

As we all know, the cold winter months can wreak havoc on not only our skin but our hair and scalp too. Our hair often needs that extra bit of TLC to see it through the cold winter months. We chatted to MOROCCANOIL Ambassador, Richi Grisillo to find out how you can help your clients prevent dry hair woes this winter with Moroccanoil