Read the latest trends in women’s hairstyles and hair care from our team of Sydney hair stylists.

kelisLet’s 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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This hairstyle receives mixed reactions; some people love it and others think it makes your head look like a mushroom or pudding bowl! I am of the former group, seeing this hairstyle as chic, stylish and sleek. It was a great statement hairstyle when it was first created in the 70’s, and modern takes on the style keep it current and wearable. Lets take a look at the Purdey’s origins… Read more

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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Chola Style

chola7Mexican culture is diverse, rich and beautiful, with many colourful and creative hair and make up styles created for a variety of cultural celebrations and sub-cultures.

In this blog we take a look at the key hair and makeup features of Chola women. The look is feminine yet assertive and is a thing to be celebrated. So lets take a look at the emblematic hair, makeup and dress of this fashion statment/identity…

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If you haven’t read Part 1 then go to this link. SHORT HAIRSTYLES FOR WOMEN-The Bob-Part 1 How do you keep the shoulder length bob interesting? The Waved Bob!

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Don’t call me Bob!

If you’re looking to update your hairstyle and scared of going shorter, the short hairstyle for women affectionately known as The Bob might be a great option.

But the prospect of The Bob has been sufficient to strike fear in the hearts of women. Many clients coming to Lily Jackson Hair & Makeup are looking for a change – “Do anything” they say, “but don’t give me a bob!”. By this they mean the one length hairstyle, with or without a fringe, that falls anywhere between the chin and shoulder. Read more

cutting your own hair

OMG, we cannot believe the poor advice given by amateur bloggers and the like saying you should do this.

Why?

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

 

haircare basicStriking 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 let’s cover how a basic hair routine can deliver advanced results spending NO EXTRA TIME ON IT on a daily basis.

 

 

 

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Not manyglamazon solange of us wake up  in the morning looking like glamazons Gisele Bundchen or Solange Knowles. So what are the staples you need fashion, hair and make-up wise to look like an amazonian goddess with a tribal/warrior edge? Lets take a look…

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