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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.
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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.
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How To Prepare & Promote Your Salon Over Christmas

The holiday season, AKA the busiest time of the year, is fast approaching. To help your salon stay ahead of the Christmas rush, we’ve put together our tips for promoting your salon, maximising retail sales, and motivating staff for your most successful Christmas yet.
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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.
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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.
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Taking on TikTok

With TikTok taking over as the king of social media, it’s probably a good time to consider getting your salon on the platform. Reach a new demographic of clients and give your current clients a little more content for them to consume to keep them coming back.
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Products to Restock or Upgrade Before EOFY

End of Financial Year may not be a fun time, but it pays (literally) to be on top of your taxes. As a Hairdresser, it’s important to research and understand what expenses you can and can’t claim. You may find you are eligible to make some extra tax related purchases before 30 June 2022.
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Professional Buying Guide for Electricals

Styling using high quality, professional electricals provide the perfect finishing touch to any hair service, helping to elevate and showcase the incredible cut and colour you’ve already created. But with so many hot hair tools available, it can be hard to determine which is the best fit for your salon.
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How to Promote Mother's Day Gifts

Mother’s Day is fast approaching (Sunday May 8), which means for some clients, there’s just one salon visit between now and then! It’s time to start showing them how they can buy their Mother’s Day gifts in your salon.
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Forget Likes, Saves will Grow your Instagram

The importance of getting saves, the more saves your posts receives, the more people it will be shown to. It can even appear on the Instagram Explore page. This can translate into more followers and growth of your account. Your Instagram saves will be shown to you on your Instagram Analytics page.
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MOROCCANOIL X Shannon JJ Williams

A hair visionary, celebrity stylist and editorial expert, Shannon JJ Williams has over 10 years of experience in hair styling and is responsible for the trending hashtag #Hairgod. Shannon JJ Williams has worked with leading celebrities including Margot Robbie, Elsa Pataky and Nicole Trunifo and has been featured in Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar and Grazia.
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Salon Reset Tool Box: Navigating the Current Climate

The current global situation will inevitably change the way we look at doing business. Dedicating time to reviewing business strategies and establishing hygiene and safety procedures that adheres to government guidelines will be vital to the success of our industry.