The best way to understand the transformative power of great hair and makeup is to read our Transformation Stories and Makeup Makeover tips. You can easily look 10 years younger with beautiful hair and makeup. We can teach you and love sharing our knowledge.

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Fashion Grey

fashion greyIn this article on Grey Hair, we look at grey hair as an on-trend fashion colour; a part of the pastel hair colour craze thats showing no signs of abating. We can see grey hair on the runways, in fashion blogs, on celebrities and hip young gals everywhere. Why is this colour popular? What are the varieties? Is Pastel Grey flattering?

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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 now!), so lets get straight to it! Ombre is a massively popular trend in hair. It can be done with blondes, browns, auburns, or whatever colour you choose. The technique has developed to such a level of expertise that now the best colour technicians have down pat the perfect blend or fade that is the signature of successful ombre… Read more

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Photoshoot Makeup and How to Make it Yours!

Stylist Carl Campbell for Goldwell/KMS Colorzoom 2014

Hair Styled and Coloured by Carl Campbell for Goldwell/KMS Colorzoom 2014

Colorzoom is an annual international award held by Goldwell/KMS. There are 3 awards in the competition covering:

GLOBAL CREATIVE COLORIST – which is open to all GOLDWELL stylists who have more than five years professional experience. The GLOBAL NEW TALENT COLORIST is open to all GOLDWELL junior stylists who have less than five years professional experience. Finally, the GLOBAL PARTNER COLORIST category, which is open to all stylists who already have worked for the GOLDWELL brand as a freelancer, trainer or guest artist. Our team entered the first two categories. Read on to find out more about their looks and the make up  choices by Carissa…

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Lovin’ The New Wet Look!

Marc by Marc Jacobs Hot Wet-Look! for Ready to Wear 2015

Marc by Marc Jacobs Hot Wet-Look! for Ready to Wear 2015

Glossy deep side parts and loose wet look hair are giving us goosebumps! The looks seen on the runways at various Autumn/Winter 2015 shows at the moment are fresh hair-fashion inspiration and we are lapping it up at Lily Jackson Hair & Makeup. Lets take a look at some of the looks we love best in the trend…

 

 

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Lily Jackson & Organic Hair Colour

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At Lily Jackson Hair & Make Up our health philosophy is simple – less chemicals not more.

With the plethora of organic hair care products on the market, we’re sorry to inform you that Organic Hair Colour does not really exist. 

But there are certainly ways to reduce your exposure to chemicals or avoid animal ingredients in the quest for beautiful hair and an organic or vegan lifestyle.

 

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Grey Hair Can Be Pure Gold

grey1Grey hair can look stunning. Just because you have grey hair doesn’t automatically mean that you are unfashionable or your hair will look ugly. But you do need a killer cut.

At Lily Jackson Hair & Make Up we’ll create colour and style that will look great for you, taking into consideration your hair type, lifestyle and sense of personal style. Thats why we understand that for those experiencing greying – there needs to be an individually tailored approach. Read on to find out the many options on how to wear grey hair fabulously…

 

 

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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

Lily Jackson Hair & Makeup’s Director Julie Peacocke’s colour and cut transformation for Carmela

Meet Carmela, a 25-year-old case worker at an insurance agency. Her hair has grown out into a bit of a ‘nothing’ style, and she was keen to make a major change with Julie Peacocke, Director at Lily Jackson Hair & Makeup (who, fun fact, also does Claudia Karvan’s hair).

And just watch what happened. Read about the process involved in this chop (or see stills, if you don’t have time to watch the video) below.

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Elumen from Goldwell – Oxidant and Ammonia Free Hair Colour

Elumen Colour by Advanced Stylist Carl Campbell

Elumen Colour by Lily Jackson Hair & Makeup

We are excited about the amazing results we are getting from Elumen hair colour from Goldwell. Elumen is the world’s first high performance oxidant free and ammonia free hair colour that delivers brilliant colour results with incredible durability and shine. 

 

 

 

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Freelights is the new ombre

Lily Jackson Hair and Make Up offer Wella Freelights colour services

Lily Jackson Hair and Make Up offer Wella Freelights colour services

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…

 

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