HairClubLive line-up at the Tribu-te Show 2016


What a weekend! From Salon International to the Tribu-te show, the past weekend has been truly inspiring for the hair industry. The Tribu-te Show, held at the magnificent Novello Theatre in London on Sunday 16th October, featured performances from the hairdressing elite including Tim Hartley, Cos Sakkas, Christophe Gaillet, Jayne … Read more…

HCL members at Salon International


This weekend, the HairClubLive team and a handful of our lovely members will be taking to the stage at Salon International. HCL director Dom Lehane will be on stage introducing the audience to the 1,000 member strong online community that is HairClubLive, and discussing our upcoming OpenChairNight tour with the HCL … Read more…

HCL’ers at the Tribu-te Show


With just 4 days to go until the Tribu-te show 2016, we are buzzing! Nowhere else will you see five sensational hair artists live on one beautiful stage. To make the night even more exciting, we hear that five HCL members will be taking the Tribu-te stage to introduce the artists. … Read more…

Wella TrendVision Winners

Wella Professional UK and Ireland TrendVision winners

Hoorah for HCL’ers James Earnshaw and Amy Sultan who did real good at the Wella Professional TrendVision Awards! On Monday 10th November, Wella’s annual awards were held at the spectacular Roundhouse in Camden. Host Claudia Winkleman, introduced three mesmerising presentations to the jam-packed audience – the haute-couture Vanity collection from … Read more…

A/W 2016 Hair Looks with Schwarzkopf

Essential Looks 2016 - Genderless

Want to know how to take the A/W 2016 hair looks from catwalk to your client?  Schwarzkopf Pro have the answer in the form of their Essential Looks Flex Collection. International Creative Director of SP, Simon Ellis and his team have “scanned the globe and distilled what’s happening into three … Read more…

Pont Smith wins September #FierceHair


We’re delighted to announce Pont Smith is our September #FierceHair competition winner. This month, the fantastic prize was the Wet brush-pro EPIC PROFESSIONAL stylist pack – enjoy! P.S. Pont is joining us  at the London #OpenChairNight on 30 October and we can’t wait to see what he has to share. … Read more…

Meet Brandon Messinger

'Glitched Fractal'
Hair: Brandon Messinger
Photographer: Deborah Selwood 
Makeup Artist: Abi Beautement
Assistant: Laura Truscott

#OpenChairNight veteran, Brandon Messinger has just been made Creative Director at Rick Roberts’ salon in East Yorkshire, and this week released his first collection: Glitched Fractal. Check out our catch up with him below: What was your inspiration for the collection? It was a fusion between avant-garde and editorial. I wanted to … Read more…

Blue Tit Vision Team


Our great friends at the BlueTit salon group have revealed their exclusive Vision Team, and some of our fantastic HCL members have made the cut. The Blue Tit Vision Team is a collective of young stylists who thrive on providing inspiration to fellow young hairdressers. The team is committed to … Read more…

Meet Ashley Lee

Ashley Lee

Meet Ashley Lee: HCL member, editorial stylist and UK ambassador for our good friends, Akito scissors. Ashley started his journey to hairdressing at the ripe old age of 12, when his Nan bought him a Vidal Sassoon step by step guide to cutting hair from a car boot sale. As … Read more…

#OpenChairNight Autumn tour 2016

OpenChairNight HairClubLive poster tour

For it’s 4th edition, #OpenChairNight is taking London, Bristol, Brighton, Leeds and Edinburgh. #OpenChairNight is us taking a chair on tour to venues around the UK, and inviting hairdressers of any standard, from apprentice to award-winner, to book 10 minutes in the chair and show us what you can do! It’s … Read more…

Respect for #OpenChairNight


This week we were thrilled to be the featured subject on Respect’s ‘right now we love…’ newsletter. Respect is an online blog-site for the best products, events, people, and photography in the hair industry and we couldn’t be more pleased by their shout-out! They were full of compliments for #OpenChairNight, and said that they … Read more…

Most Wanted & IT List Winners 2016

The It Guy Creative Head It list

The 2016 Creative Head Most Wanted grand final awards took place at The Guildhall on 5th September and yet again, we were delighted to see some of our lovely HairClubLivers amongst the winners!  Our great friends and #OpenChairNight stars at Not Another Salon scooped the ‘best salon experience’ award. With … Read more…