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 on…



Meet Brandon Messinger

#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 on…



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 on…



Meet 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 on…



#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 on…



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 on…



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 on…



#OpenChairNight Autumn 2016

Ooh be quick! Don’t get held up at the door. Tickets to attend OpenChairNight this month in major UK cities are on sale now for £5/person  (or free to premium members). Do buy in advance to avoid getting turned away if the venue is full. Click on your choice: 30th … Read on…



Pay a Tribu-te

Tribu-te Show London 2016

This Autumn, our good friends at Tribu-te magazine are putting on the hair show of all hair shows: The Tribute Show, in London. Angelo Seminara, Tim Hartley, Christophe Gaillet, Cos Sakkas, and Jayne Wild will perform live on 16 October 2016 at the Novello Theatre, London. Click here to buy tickets:   Tribu-te … Read on…



August #FierceHair winner

We’re delighted to announce that Rick Roberts is our August #FierceHair competition winner. Rick Roberts is a long-time supporter of HairClubLive and we always love seeing what he has been up to. How slick is this image from the ‘Inception’ collection? This month, the fantastic prize was a set of … Read on…



Fellowship F.A.M.E team finalists announced

Once again we could not be more proud of our fantastic members. There is so much talent in our community and we just love sharing it with you all! On Wednesday 31 August, these super talented HCL members were selected to go through to the final round of auditions for … Read on…



International Visionary Awards finalists revealed

We can hardly keep up with all of the nominations our HCL members are receiving at the moment! After eagerly anticipating the reveal of the 2016 finalists for the Alternative Hair Show’s International Visionary Award we are pleased to announce… Super talented stylists, HCL supporters and #OpenChairNight veterans Dylan Jack … Read on…