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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The Difference Between Balayage & Ombre Hair Colour

Balyage vs Ombre Hair

There are so many hairstyle buzz words around these days, ombre, sombre, balayage…it can be hard to keep up, so lets get straight to it! Traditionally, foils are used to achieve different hair colouring techniques. Balayage and ombre are modern, massively popular trends in hair colouring.

Where foils produce a uniform, defined colouring, balayage and ombre produce a more random or blended transition of colour for your 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 hair colourists have down pat the perfect blend or fade for your hairstyle. Read more

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Asian Hair Tips

Asian HairdresserAsian Hair is unique and with the right hairdresser it can hold amazing shape! The biggest misconception about Asian hair is that you need an Asian hairdresser, however you just need a great hairdresser.  About 35% of our clients have Asian hair.

Asian hair is just like any hair type that we look after – it requires understanding of the client, how they live their life and what they want from a hairstyle.  The rest is talent and experience.

Read on to find out some great advice on which haircuts suit, and what works best when styling, Asian hair from Lily Jackson’s Sydney Hairdressers.

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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 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.

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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 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….

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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 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

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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 fashion and style. She seems seperate from the pressures and monotonous trends of the “celebrity-machine” and has an absence of fear in the way she pieces together her looks….

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Style Icon: Kelis

kelis1Lets explore some of the amazing hair, make up and body painting creations that the R&B turned Dance artist Kelis has brought to life in her music videos, on the red carpet, in her everyday life and for her album covers as well as editorial shoots. We love Kelis as she is not afraid to try something different and she allows the hair, make up and body painting artists imaginations to run wild!

 

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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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