The Art of Colour – Colour Theory for Hairdressing

The use of colour to enhance the appearance of hair has been used by people for centuries. Closely influenced by developments in chemistry and cosmetic manufacturing, the range of hair colours and products available today is huge. But before we colour our hair, we need to understand basic colour theory for hair. Here we look at how natural Read More …

Things to Think About When Creating Period Hair and Makeup

When creating an authentic period hairstyle or makeup for film or television, there are several things to consider to ensure that you get the designs right. These things will also help you when doing dailies or a last-minute job. If creating a period-inspired look for a fashion shoot or for a bit of vintage fun, Read More …

Men’s 1970s Hairstyles: An Overview

Men’s hair in the seventies was a joy to behold. There was a little bit of variation throughout the decade, from long to short, blow-dried and bouffant to spiked and bleached, with “overgrown” being the look that most people associate with the decade. Hairstyling and grooming was no longer simply for women – hair products were Read More …