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    Take Control Now through Regular Breast Self-Checks!

    ghd, has supported breast cancer charities globally for 20 years. The Pink Campaign has raised more than $23M (USD). The campaign highlights the importance of being breast-aware and self-checking. Locally, they have been supporting the Breast Cancer Foundation New Zealand...

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    Industry Awards 2022

    The Industry Awards were held on Sunday 6th November 2022 at Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre. This glamorous annual event celebrates the best Business, Training and Creative talent in New Zealand’s Hair, Beauty and Barbering industries. Brought to you by...

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    NZ Hair & Beauty Expo Gets Its Own Makeover!

    17 – 18 June 2023 Following on from an incredible event last year, NZ Hair & Beauty Expo is celebrating its return with a new venue.  Viaduct Events Centre has been returned to its former glory (having been the base...

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    Gina Eparaima NZ Barber of the Year

    One of the most coveted awards at the recent Industry Awards was the Editorial Barber of the Year,  won by Gina Eparaima one of the Tutors at BHB Academy in Palmerston North. We speak to Salina Murphy, BHB Academy Director, about...

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    Annaliese Miles NZ’s Top Stylist!

    We catch up with Annaliese Miles from Blaze in Newmarket, recently crowned Editorial Stylist of the Year, New Zealand’s Top Award for Creative Hairdressing at the at the Industry Awards 2022 where excellence in Hair Beauty & Barbering is recognised...

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    Diversity by Hairkrone Madrid

    Hairkrone presents its Diversity collection, inspired by the aesthetics derived from the K-POP musical style, the popular music of South Korea, so present today, which fuses pop, electronica and new wave, among other styles. An aesthetic without distinction of gender,...

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    Viva Magenta, the Pantone Colour of the Year!

    Introducing Viva Magenta, the Pantone Colour of the Year! An unconventional shade for unconventional times that shows a harmonious dynamic between artificial intelligence and human creativity. Self-expression is reflected through perfectly balanced tones that evoke and make us travel through...

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    Cos Sakkas British Hairdresser of the Year!

    Cos Sakkas has been named British Hairdresser of the Year at the glittering British Hairdressing awards, sponsored by Schwarzkopf Professional, in London in front of more than 1,400 greatest stars of British hairdressing.  Cos, who is Global Creative Director at...

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    Goldwell 2023 Colour of the Year: CHERRY POP

    Following the release of the wildly popular 2022 Goldwell Colour of the Year, BUBBLEGUM. Goldwell has collaborated with  colour trend experts to proudly introduce the 2023 Colour of the Year: CHERRY POP.  The dynamic, digital-ready, fiery red shade embodies passion, seduction...

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    Wade Blackford Kevin Murphy Styling Director

    Wade Blackford Kevin Murphy Styling Director: Wade was in New Zealand recently conducting a series of Kevin Murphy Workshops through out the country. We managed to catch up with Wade at Colleen in Karangahape Road in the middle of his Auckland...

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    Bootleg: Oh What A Night!

    Bootleg: Oh What A Night! Nathan Yip, educator and Anti-Activist was over from Oz to introduce Kiwi Stylists to his amazing Bootleg Project. It was held in Auckland at Emma Frances Hair Jervois Road, Ponsonby, in conjunction with ANTI and ghd....

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    Redken Artist Sheree Knobel at the Broken Lantern

    Redken Artist Sheree Knobel at the Broken Lantern: Redken affectionados from all over the country having spent the day at the L’Oréal Academy in Auckland. After particpating in a Look’nLearn Workshop with Redken Global Artist Sheree Knobel and NZ’s Mana Dave,...

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    Upfront with John Myers from NAK

    Upfront with John Myers from NAK: It has been over 35 years since John became involved in the hair care industry which, he tells us on a sunny Tuesday morning, was the best decision he ever made. Being part of the NAK...

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    Catherine Biedermann Interview

    Catherine Biedermann Interview: We chat with the Managing Director of Advanced Cosmeceuticals, a leading supplier to Beauty Clinics in Australia, who have just opened their distribution chain in New Zealand. Where will Advanced Cosmeceuticals New Zealand Head Office & Distribution for be...

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    Davroe CURLiCUE ‘Curly Girl Approved’

    Become Davroe CURLiCUE ‘Curly Girl Approved’. Looking to add a point of difference to your salon? Become a Curly Girl Specialist with Davroe’s CURLiCUE. Davroe have carefully Formulated their CURLiCUE Range to embody Effortless, Manageable curls. A Selection of Luxurious...

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    NaturalSpa Holistic Body Care Spa Range!

    NaturalSpa Holistic Body Care Spa Range: The NaturalSpa Collection, from Natural Look Australia. A complete range of natural body-care products. Lovingly blended in Artav Australia’s Adelaide-based cosmetic laboratory, staying true to their values and heritage. Using the finest essential oils and...

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    NZ Hair & Beauty Expo and Industry Summit 

    NZ Hair & Beauty Expo at ASB Showgrounds  Now an annual event, the NZ Hair & Beauty Expo was full of all the industry leaders in their fields exhibiting the latest products and treatments available in New Zealand. Highlights included...

  • Tee Tupara Editorial Barber of the Year 2021

    Aotearoa’s Top Barber – Tee Tupara

    Aotearoa’s Top Barber Tee Tupara: We catch up with Tee Tupara who has just been awarded the Editorial Barber of the Year for 2021. Tee is part of the impressive Mancraft Barbers team which operate out of two Barber shops in...

  • Micheal Beel Dyson Technologies

    Dyson Technologies can help instill Client Confidence post-pandemic!

    Dyson technologies can help instill client confidence post-pandemic! With people eagerily returning to salons, stylists and clients have a heightened focus on hygiene. Dyson’s pioneering technology is engineered to provide peace of mind with cleaning solutions for stylists at a time...

  • The curly fringe is this season’s must have look!

    The Curly Fringe is this season’s must have look!

    Every head of curls is different – in texture, shape and versatility. Curly haired clients know the importance of a great haircut as it can make or break their hairstyle. And now, the curly fringe is the must-have to update...

  • 2021 AHIA Creative Awards Winners

    2021 AHIA Creative Awards Winners!

    Australia’s leading creatives celebrated the best of the best, together for the first time in two years at The Star, in Sydney for the long-awaited AHIA gala awards evening on June 14th. Australian Hairdresser of the year going to Dee...

  • Hair Health Tips and Tricks from a Dyson Hair Research Scientist

    Hair Health Tips and Tricks from Dyson

    Hair Health Tips and Tricks from a Dyson Hair Research Scientist:   Rob Smith, Dyson Senior Principal Scientist who leads Dyson Hair Science Research “Hair is pretty robust, but during winter the movement between the cold outdoors and the heated...

  • Calling all fashionistas! iD Dunedin Fashion is back!

    Fashionistas… iD Dunedin Fashion is back! 

    Fashionistas… iD Dunedin Fashion is back! iD Dunedin’s Gala Fashion Show will take place on 19th June at the Otago Museum and this two shows /one night experience is not to be missed!  The runway show will feature never-before-seen garments from...

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    2021 British Hairdresser of Year Nominees!

    2021 British Hairdresser of Year Nominees!: The nominees for Hairdressing Journal’s coveted British Hairdresser of the Year award have been announced – showcasing the wealth of talent and unshakeable passion within British hairdressing. This year they are Adam Reed, Angelo Seminara,...

  • K18 Peptide Rebuilds Keratin in 4 Minutes

    K18 Peptide Rebuilds Keratin in 4 Minutes!

    K18 Peptide Rebuilds Keratin in 4 Minutes: When bond builders were invented in the mid 2010s, the beauty industry saw the creation of an entirely new category of products that transformed color services and made possible the ultra-platinum trends we see...

  • AHIA 2021 Creative Awards Finalists

    Finalists announced for 2021 AHIA Creative Awards!

    2021 AHIA Creative Awards: Finalists were announced for the 2021 AHIA Creative categories live via Facebook and YouTube on Monday 19th April. Following a year of so much uncertainty for these hard-working creatives, it was time to celebrate some wins and...

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