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  • SHORT HAIRSTYLES FOR WOMEN – The Bob – Part 1
    Don’t call me Bob! If you’re looking to update your hairstyle and scared of going shorter, the short hairstyle for...
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  • Asian Hair Tips
    Asian Hair is unique and with the right hairdresser it can hold amazing shape! The biggest misconception about Asian...
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  • GOLDWELL NECTAYA HAIR COLOUR
    Our clients are loving the reduced chemical colour option: Nectaya Professional Colour by Goldwell! We have had Nectaya in...
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  • Lily Jackson & Organic Hair Colour
    At Lily Jackson Hair & Make Up our health philosophy is simple – less chemicals not more. With the plethora...
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  • Changing your hair colour - Colour Correction
    If you're considering dying your hair, when consulting with a new hair stylist, there’s a good chance one of...
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  • 4 Tips for picking your perfect Hairstyle
    It is important that you consult an experienced hairdresser to help you work out how you can adapt a...
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  • Hairstyles for different face shapes
    Debunking the hairstyle myths around what we should and shouldn’t do. On a daily basis we are bombarded with messages...
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  • How to blowdry the perfect fringe
    A fringe is a great way to create interest in a haircut. Can a fringe look bad? Our stylists...
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  • Modern Make Up Sirens
    The women who we admire from bygone eras all have strong personal image and great personal style. When we...
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  • Super Hair Colour is NOT Supermarket Colour!
    With an estimated 75% of women colouring their hair, we know they can't all be going to a hairdressing...
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  • Sulfate & Paraben Free Haircare Part 2
    There is a Part 1 to this article: Sulfate & Paraben Free Haircare Part 1 Parabens are not the only...
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  • Style icon: Liv Tyler
    We love how Liv Tyler stands on her own merits as an actress and exudes her own sense of...
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  • Case Study - Switch To Paraben & Sulfate Free
    It is our general observation that hair and scalp health improves when we move clients onto professional ranges that...
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  • Sulfate & Paraben Free Haircare Part 1
    Nasties in your hair care The western world is increasingly becoming attuned to making healthy lifestyle and food choices and...
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  • Style Icon: Kelis
    Lets explore some of the amazing hair, make up and body painting creations that the R&B turned Dance artist...
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  • STYLE ICON: JOANNA LUMLEY WITH THE PURDEY!
    This hairstyle receives mixed reactions; some people love it and others think it makes your head look like a...
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  • Feature Product: KMS Silk Sheen Polishing Serum
    So you've washed your hair, given it a quick blowdry at home, but the style doesn't look as finished...
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  • How to wear your hair & make up Chola-style
    Mexican culture is diverse, rich and beautiful, with many colourful and creative hair and make up styles created for...
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  • SHORT HAIRSTYLES FOR WOMEN - The Bob - Part 2
    If you haven't read Part 1 then go to this link. SHORT HAIRSTYLES FOR WOMEN-The Bob-Part 1 How do you...
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  • Disco Eighties Hair and Makeup Tutorial
      With spring fast approaching it's time to sort through your wardrope and pack away your winter woolies and while...
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  • What is Make-Up Primer?
    Primer is used to prepare the skin for make up application. After cleansing, toning and moisturizing the fourth step...
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  • Contour Make Up: Part Two
    In Contour Make Up : Part One we explored skin prep, matte/satin foundation finish and using a monotone colour...
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  • How to Create the Perfect Pout!
    There are a few tricks to creating the perfect lined and painted lips, whether it be stunning red lips...
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  • Never cut your own hair
    OMG, we cannot believe the poor advice given by amateur bloggers and the like saying you should do this. Why? Well,...
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  • Split Ends
    Here you will find a whole bevvy of HAIRY questions we get asked and our honest answers and professional...
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  • Professional, Quick & Effective Hair Colour For Men with Grey Hair!
     Here is the solution for the man who wants to have a great haircut, to be in and out...
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  • Contour Make Up: Part One
    I first fell in love with this style of make up a few years ago when a saw it...
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  • Featured Product: KMS Hair Play Design Wax
    The KMS Hair Play Design Wax is one of our top selling styling products from the KMS range. Lets...
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  • Goldwell Colorglow IQ Regenerative Hair Masques
    Do you have colour treated hair that needs a bit of TLC? If you do, Goldwell Colorglow IQ Regenrative...
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  • Haircare Basics 1
      Striking a balance with haircare can be tougher than you think. We want our colour to look great, our...
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  • Want the Warrior Look?
    Not many of us wake up  in the morning looking like glamazons Gisele Bundchen or Solange Knowles. So what...
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  • 5 Tips For Women With Curly Hair
    Do you struggle with curly hair? A long-time client shares her top tips on how to manage curly hair...
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  • Fringe Benefits
    Full Wavy Fringe with Voluminous Beachy Blowdry   If you've been thinking about having a fringe incorporated into your hairstyle, there...
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  • Make Up @ Lily Jackson
    The team at Lily Jackson Hair & Make Up values their health. We've chanelled that passion into fashion...
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  • Feature Product: KMS Hair Play Sea Salt Spray
    What It Does: This is a great styling product in the KMS Hair Play range. It will add flexible...
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  • Silly & Dangerous (But Definitely Entertaining) Online Hair Advice
    The internet has opened up an endless platform for people to offer advice, even though many of them should...
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  • Growing Your Hair Out - minus the pain!
    You secretly desire to go long but you're worried about growing pains... With a great hairdresser growing pains are...
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  • 10 Years Younger Hair & Makeup Part 5
    Clean pearl beige blonde hair colour, a great haircut, and make up that give her a beautiful radiance -...
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  • 10 Years Younger Hair & Makeup Part 4
    Stunning Hair & Makeup results for our client through her transformation at Lily Jackson Hair + Makeup At Lily Jackson...
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  • 10 Years Younger Hair & Makeup Part 3
    Amazing results in our 10 Years Younger Makeover at Lily Jackson Hair & Makeup After a few hours of relaxation...
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  • 10 Years Younger Hair & Makeup Part 2
    Salon Owner/Director Julie Peacocke transforming our client's hairstyle for the 10 Years Younger Series The consultation is an integral part...
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  • 10 Years Younger Hair & Makeup Part 1
    Salon Owner/Director Julie Peacocke starting our 10 Years Younger Series In this 5 part series you'll see how we’ve made...
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  • Top 5 Makeup Brushes You Shouldn't Live Without…
    ...Plus a Few More to Turn Your Make Up Technique into Pro! There are so many make up brushes on...
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  • Style Icon: Jessica Biel
    Jessica Biel is a woman whose hair always looks absolutely luscious! Her colour is always perfect and rich, whilst...
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  • Amazing Blowdries @ Lily Jackson
    Do you have a special occassion coming up, or just always like to look your best? Come in and...
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  • Healthier Make Up Choices: Part 2: What are some of the Harmful Effects of Conventional Make Up?
    Some ingredients in cosmetics are known to be toxic to our bodies. It baffles me as to why scientists...
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  • Style Icon: Grimes
    Grimes is Claire Boucher, a female singer, producer, musician, visual artist (about to have an exhibition in New York...
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  • Healthier Make Up Choices: Part One: Why Mineral & Plant Derived Cosmetics Are Better For You
    The makeup industry is booming and shows little sign of slowing down.  Research indicates that even in times of...
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  • Top 5 Cool Men's Hairstyles for Winter
    Grow those lush locks! With a change of season inevitably comes a change of style. In the Autumn/Winter season men...
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  • Style Icon: Emilia Clarke as Queen Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones
    We love actress Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen in the television series Game of Thrones!   Emilia Clarke has most often...
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  • Embrace texture this Autumn
    From sleek to on fleek! This mid-length textured style adds more fun, vibrancy and dimension to Kim's fashion look....
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  • Fashion Grey
    In this article on Grey Hair, we look at grey hair as an on-trend fashion colour; a part of...
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  • Pin-Up Girl Make Up
    We recently did the hair and make up for a client who was heading out to be the star...
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  • Get Set & Go!
    Hair sets are super popular on fashion runways, editorial spreads and music videos and are becoming increasingly seen on...
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  • Ombre Hair Colour
    You already know the meaning of Ombre from my blog Ombre Eyes (if not duck across and read it...
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  • Ombre Eyes
     Ombre is a real buzz-word in the hair and bridal industry at the moment and it can also be...
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  • Taking Your Make Up from Work to Dinner and a Night in the City
    Most of us lead busy lives, juggling work, family and leisure, and when it comes to transforming your make...
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  • How to use concealer in your makeup routine
    Concealer is a highly pigmented product designed to camouflage skin imperfections. It has a dense level of mineral content...
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  • Photoshoot Makeup and How to Make it Yours!
    Hair Styled and Coloured by Carl Campbell for Goldwell/KMS Colorzoom 2014 Colorzoom is an annual international award held by Goldwell/KMS....
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  • SUMMER MAKE UP PLAY
    This Spring/Summer season has not blessed us Sydney locals with the usual non-stop hot summer days and beautiful sultry...
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  • Lovin' The New Wet Look!
    Marc by Marc Jacobs Hot Wet-Look! for Ready to Wear 2015 Glossy deep side parts and loose wet look hair...
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  • Grey Hair Can Be Pure Gold
    Grey hair can look stunning. Just because you have grey hair doesn't automatically mean that you are unfashionable or...
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  • Sapphire and Emerald Highlights with Elumen Goldwell Colour
    Lily Jackson Hair & Makeup's Director Julie Peacocke's colour and cut transformation for Carmela Meet Carmela, a 25-year-old case worker...
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  • Elumen from Goldwell - Oxidant and Ammonia Free Hair Colour
    Elumen Colour by Lily Jackson Hair & Makeup We are excited about the amazing results we are getting from Elumen...
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  • No Sticky Make Up Here Honey!
    Sydney can become quite humid and if you’re like me, the feeling of having make up slide down...
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  • Freelights is the new ombre
    Lily Jackson Hair and Make Up offer Wella Freelights colour services Find traditional highlights too stripy? Ombre too passé? Try...
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  • How To Grow A Mo'
    Tom Sellek Movember Inspiration at Lily Jackson Hair & Make Up As part of our participation in Movember, the Mo...
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  • Moustache Fun Facts!
    Lily Jackson Hair & Make Up's Advanced Stylist Carl Campbell sporting a super-cute Mo' for Movember! If you have had...
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