If you’re considering dying your hair, when consulting with a new hair stylist, there’s a good chance one of the first questions they will ask is whether your hair is currently dyed or coloured. The reason, according to Lily Jackson Hair and Makeup Director, Jules Peacocke, is that colouring hair can be complex.
It is important that you consult an experienced hairdresser to help you work out how you can adapt a style and colour to suit your look, lifestyle and budget.
Working with your natural beauty (see the tips below in our infographic) a well-trained hairdresser will be able to personalise an on-trend hairstyle that you might have thought was out of reach.
Debunking the hairstyle myths around what we should and shouldn’t do.
On a daily basis we are bombarded with messages of should and should not’s:
- ‘what clothes you shouldn’t wear’
- ‘what style is appropriate for your age and body shape’ AND
- ‘your face shape doesn’t really suit that hairstyle’.
We’re going to debunk those blogs and articles about who suits what, and show you what you really need is a great hairdresser who can translate hairstyles and hair cuts into shapes that suit you.
Find traditional highlights too stripy? Ombre too passé? Try this new take on balayage and get the foil free, sun kissed look.
Our Creative Director gets into the flow of offering Freelights Balayage in the salon and creating hair that make you go WOW! Find out more about why he loves this technique and why Freelights is another major innovation in professional Sydney hair colourist services the team at Lily Jackson Hair & make Up are embracing…
As part of our participation in Movember, the Mo Bro’s and Mo Sista’s at Lily Jackson Hair and Makeup explore the power of upper lip facial hair .
Love them or hate them, Tom Sellek and Freddie Mercury just aren’t the same without it!
A fringe is a great way to create interest in a haircut. Can a fringe look bad? Our stylists answer without a second thought – YES! Fringes can look boring, lank and unflattering but a quick, easy but great blowdry will solve that. [Read more…]
The women who we admire from bygone eras all have strong personal image and great personal style. When we think of these diva’s of the past, some names that spring to mind are Marilyn Munroe, Elizabeth Taylor and Sophia Loren. Who would fall into the category of Modern Sirens? There are many successful, glamourous and beautiful women doing their thang in this world, but lets take a look at 3 Modern Sirens who have a very strong public-image and a definite style that they showcase not only in what they do, but also in their signature hair and make up style….
If you have had the pleasure of having our Advanced Stylist Carl Campbell look after your hair whilst in the salon, you’ll know he is a bundle of laughs and will come up with plenty of quirky conversation. Here he fills us in on some moustache facts in recognition of Movember this month…
With an estimated 75% of women colouring their hair, we know they can’t all be going to a hairdressing salon. Home colour is big business.
We have witnessed so many problems with DIY colour that we could write a book! Being a master hair colourist takes years of experience and practise and most of all requires a significant amount of technical knowledge. [Read more…]