AVEDA’S HELPING HAND

Charity begins at home and in the salon! It’s nearly time for Breast Cancer Awareness month October 2017, with many great names joining the regular ‘pink ribbon’ campaign. Our friends at Aveda intend to raise $330,000 to help fund cruelty-free breast cancer research, with sales of their Limited Edition BCA … Read on…



Ben Brown joins Akito Scissors

We’re delighted to see long-term supporter of HairClubLive, Akito Scissors team up with HairClubLive member and #OpenChairNight veteran, Ben Brown. As part of this new role, Ben will be assisting in their creative direction, presenting shows and seminars and providing education for Akito. As a salon owner, a former L’Oréal ID … Read on…



HairClubLive members win big at BTC #OneShot Hair Awards

It’s only been three years since the launch of Behind The Chair’s #OneShot Hair Awards, but how prestigious it has become! With over a million followers on Instagram, Behind the Chair has a massive social media presence which explains how the #OneShot competition achieved an enormous 215,000 entries from 61 countries … Read on…



British Style Collective

Liverpool’s first lady of hairdressing, HairClubLive member Barbara Daley sent a wicked team of stylists along to the British Style Collective at St Georges Hall, Liverpool over three days in July. Organised by The Clothes Show, the event showcased fashion from Philip Armstrong, Sorapol and Edeline Lee, along with Lisbon-based … Read on…



July #FierceHair winner announced!

We now have a July #FierceHair winner! Huge congratulations to Sylvestre Finold whose winning picture is featured above. Enjoy your WetBrush-Pro Epic Professional Stylist Intro Kit. Entries for August #FierceHair are now OPEN. Upload an image of hair you’ve cut, coloured or styled to the members or hair from the chair galleries by … Read on…



BRAVO FINALISTS

CONGRATULATIONS to our many members who feature on the just-released list of finalists in the 2017 British Hairdressing Awards! We’re knocked out to see so many of you really getting on the map with your wonderful collections. Big up to everyone especially good to see Sophie Chandler and Michale Rackett … Read on…



Stand up to bullying

Our friends at Paul Mitchell have teamed up with the Diana Award charity Stand Up To Bullying to empower young people to tackle bullying in their schools and communities. Way to go! As a people-focussed industry with many youngsters joining hairdressing at 16, direct from school, as well as an important … Read on…



Dyson x Rainbow Room International

Rainbow Room International Dyson launch

Good friends of HairClubLive and dedicated OpenChairNight performers, the Rainbow Room International (RRI) team, held an intimate launch of the Dyson SuperSonic hair dryer at their Glasgow-based academy last week. As the only salon group in Scotland to be selected to work with Dyson’s new dryer, the team were delighted … Read on…



Trevor’s big day out!

 Ah its just brilliant to see hairdressing honoured in any way, but to have Trevor Sorbie given an honorary doctorate by the university of West Scotland is a-mazing! HCL friend Trevor is recognised for his work with his pioneering charity mynewhair.com (which helps hairdressers learn to cut wigs for patients losing … Read on…



Could you be Fudge Professional’s Mixology Master 2017?

Our good friends over at Fudge Professional are running their annual Mixology 2017 competition –it’s solely designed for up-and-coming colourists to showcase your creative talent. Since its global launch in April, the interest is growing… this is something you really should look at! The judging panel (pictured above) for the Mixology Master … Read on…



Win £243 of Paul Mitchell products

We’ve got another crackin’ competition for you! Our good friends at Paul Mitchell have kindly offered to give £234 worth of tools to a member of the HairClubLive community, and it’s super-simple to enter. Just retweet our pinned tweet and you’ll be in with a chance of winning. The winner will … Read on…



June #FierceHair winner is revealed!

Shoutout to Matthew Anthony for this elegant entry to the members gallery (above)! Our editors have picked the image – from a selection of inspiring uploads – as the winning June #FierceHair competition entry. We hope you enjoy your ghd platinum stylers Matthew – don’t forget to tag us in the snaps … Read on…