BRIGHTON ON STANDBY! The Hair Council announces the latest edition of their KEEP UP! events – Electric, Brighton, 16 April – which showcase the work of amazing hairdressers in a salon environment so you can get up close and personal to see what’s happening and ask questions. We love the … Read on…



London #OpenChairNight Spring Tour 2018

Ah London rocks! The first week of our five date #OpenChairNight ended with a riotous night on Tuesday 20 March at Camden’s Dingwalls venue. The challenge to #darethechair was taken up by 30 people so we ran 4 chairs at a time and ramped up the tunes from DJ Roger … Read on…



SPRING TOUR 2018

We’re back on the road! Our OpenChairNight tour for Spring is firmed up and we can reveal our dates and venues. This tour is where we take a chair round different parts of the UK and invite hairdressers of all ages and stages to book 10 minutes in the chair to … Read on…



February’s #FierceHair winner

Shout out to Naomi Brooks for winning February’s #FierceHair competition! We chose Naomi’s image (above) as we loved the powerful combination of a brightly-coloured fringe against the contrast of a dark, angular bob. Very nice, indeed. Naomi has been a long-term member and supporter of HairClubLive, and as with all our … Read on…



The Social London

Ohh, we love a bit of a collaboration and it’s heartwarming to see two members of HairClubLive get their heads together for a creative project! We’re talking about news of Sarah Black, colour expert at Linton & Mac (and winner of the L’Oréal Colour Trophy 2017 dontcha know) working with … Read on…



WINNING names

The winners in the Kenra Blogger competition have just been announced! The standard of entry was so high – and the response so overwhelming – that Kenra has negotiated several roles for bloggers with the online site www.respectyou.me and presentation opportunities at Colour World 2018 in May. Yikes! Yes with … Read on…



Step up & Shine

We’re delighted to see HairClubLive members doing well in the race to take the Christofer Mann Step Up & Shine scholarship, organised by the NHF and the Fellowship for British Hairdressing together. A shortlist of candidates just announced includes our very own HCLers Nicola Hamm at Escape Hair in Southsea, … Read on…



The #OpenChairNight Spring Tour 2018 line-up

The #OpenChairNight Spring tour has officially launched! We’ve had tons of talented stylists and colourists booking their 10 minute slots on stage, and we can’t wait to get on the road and see you all shine, share and inspire. Meet some of the hairdressers that are daring the chair… (scroll … Read on…



Akito and Mathew cutting it!

Loving the news that Akito Scissors – longtime supporters of HCL and our OpenChairNight (since the first one in 2014 we think!) – have signed up HairClubLive’s Mathew Watt as brand ambassador. Mathew owns the Mathew Watt Hairdressing salon and Nail Bar in Edinburgh, and we’ve met him on several … Read on…



COLOUR BLOGGER REQUIRED!

We’re on the hunt for someone who’d like to extend their colour skills, showcase their talents in colour, and raise their media profile! Ah ha! Thought this would catch your attention. Kenra Professional is seeking a colour wizard who’d like to sign up to become a columnist/blogger for the rest of … Read on…



January’s #FierceHair winner

Our favourite January #FierceHair picture is by Casey Coleman! We loved his upload, pictured above – such a great vibe and really beautifully done. It”s great to see a long-time member of HCL still posting his work and entering our competitions. Remember you also can upload work to our member’s gallery … Read on…



Calling all colourists!

Here at HairClubLive HQ, we’re always on the lookout for opportunities for you all… And we’ve just heard that Colour World UK are looking for colourists to demo at their launch party on the 29th January! The launch party will take place at the Rush Academy in London’s Covent Garden … Read on…