Sometimes you might think you have a hair problem like oily hair, but in reality, you’re just using the wrong hair products. Our articles tackle common hair problems and offer solutions from the experts at Lily Jackson Hair & Makeup, the best hairdressers in Sydney. Don’t settle for thinking your hair is less than perfect!

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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 are paraben and sulphate free.

Here’s a case study about a 48 year old male client.

PROBLEM: A male client came in complaining of excessive dandruff and flaky scalp. He is recovering from cancer and takes very good care of his health. His hair has thinned on top considerably but he is not bald and this has occurred as a result of a genetic issue rather than any medication or cancer treatments. I asked him about his hair care regime and he indicated that he only used an “organic” shampoo from the health food shop. Read more

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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 and polished as when you leave the salon. You want more shine, more smoothness and for the ends to look healthy and hydrated. So, what should you do?Well clearly you need to get your mitts on to KMS Silk Sheen Polishing Serum!






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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.


Well, we have one question for you – How much did you pay for the scissors you are about to use on your hair? 
If the answer is less than several hundred dollars, you may as well use a blunt kitchen knife to chop your hair off.  Read more


Split Ends

Here you will find a whole bevvy of HAIRY questions we get asked and our honest answers and professional advice. This article is dedicated to Hair, Hair Problems and Tips on getting the best out of your visits to your hairdresser

Do you really want to keep hair like this on your head? Read more

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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 of the salon quickly, and who wants to eliminate those grey hairs – A visit to Lily Jackson salon to see one of our great stylists teamed up with a Goldwell Men Reshade hair colour service!






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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 Hair Masques are perfect to keep your tresses in peak condition! There are three in their specialised range for colour treated hair…







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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 hair to be styled or straightened under heat but we don’t always give our hair the nourishment it needs. Think how forgiving our hair is – it just keeps growing for us.  It starts out healthy, but as we subject it to our fashion whims, it can take a bit of a beating. So lets cover how a basic hair routine can deliver advanced results spending NO EXTRA TIME ON IT on a daily basis.



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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 really is no better time to take the plunge than winter. There are so many different ways to wear a fringe. Let’s explore the possibilities, see why the fringe is such a great element of a haircut, and some important things to think about before having the chop….

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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 not really be the go-to person on the topic they are writing about. This leads to people acting on bad advice and ending up with a disaster!

We recently met a client who experimented with such advice, experienced a hair disaster as well as a near miss with her health.  Would you believe the recipe for stripping unwanted colour from hair called for carpet cleaner!!

 Here are a few examples of terrible and weird advice we found on the web recently.

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