2 October 2020

Top 10 Hair Icons Ever

1. Audrey Hepburn Not only a hair icon but a style icon too, Audrey Hepburn’s famous up-do from Breakfast at Tiffany’s is still being recreated more than 50 years on.  Her brunette locks with an edgy fringe are still iconic today. 2. Amy Winehouse For her short time on this earth, Amy Winehouse was distinguished by two things: her incredible soulful voice and her beehive hair.  Amu succeeded in bringing the 60’s hairstyle back, and was rarely seen without the backcombed, iconic […]
2 October 2020

To Clip or Not to Clip?

Clip on hair extensions are a versatile accessory that have the ability to transform a look in minutes.  These temporary human hair solutions are perfect for people who don’t want to commit to sewn or bonded extensions, or those who want to make an impact on special occasions.  Here are a few advantages of clip on fashion hair extensions:   Add Length Extensions are the perfect way to add length to any style, and with temporary extensions you have the […]
2 October 2020

Tight Manbuns and Ponytails Can Cause Traction Alopecia and Thinning for on-Trend Guys

All men of the moment are sporting one – but there are fresh warnings from the industry about the side effects of the manbun or ponytail. Hair replacement experts at Hair Development are joining top dermatologists and trichologists in warning men – and women – who regularly wear top knots and manbuns about the increased risk of traction alopecia. Since the style came into fashion, dermatologists have seen more cases of traction alopecia as it appears the manbun, manbraid and […]
2 October 2020

Three Top Tips to Keep Extensions in Prime Condition

You’ve spent weeks of planning; texture choosing, colour matching and deciding what length to let your new luscious hair fall.  Now, all you need to do is maintain the human hair extensions in tip top condition, to ensure they last the lengthy amount of time they are designed to.  Obviously, extensions need to be kept in prime condition to look natural and healthy at all times, and to keep the secret between you and your hair stylist that the whole […]
2 October 2020

Thin Hair: Mistakes to Avoid

It can be a lifelong challenge to give fine, flat hair some oomph and volume and adding height to your fine locks can be a dream which never materialises. However, you can get the most out of what you have if you avoid making these daily mistakes. Thin-haired ladies don’t stress – this could make your hair even finer – but also because these tips can help you make the most of your locks. Heaps of Heat Using the lukewarm […]
2 October 2020

The Top 10 Reasons for Hair Loss

Hair loss is something that affects men and women in their millions. The onslaught of hair loss can be triggered by many factors but regardless of the cause, hair loss can be embarrassing, stressful and confidence knocking. Without further ado, here are 10 of the top reasons for hair loss. 1.      Illness A vast array of illnesses and conditions from cancer to polycystic ovary syndrome can trigger hair loss. Autoimmune diseases can cause the body to attack itself hence an excess […]
2 October 2020

The Science Behind Why Men Find Long Hair Attractive

Luscious locks teaming with life have been a striking staple of longed after ladies for centuries. When men are asked to rank features they find most attractive on the opposite sex, maintained manes always dominate the list. The truth is that long hair triggers a primal, instinctive response within men. Evolutionarily speaking, long hair serves a purpose. Here’s the real reason why your man can’t keep his hands off of your tresses. Fertility Men are designed to seek out specific […]
2 October 2020

The Salon Guide to Growing Out Bangs

Growing out bangs can be incredibly frustrating and styling an overgrown fringe is also a girl’s worst nightmare! We’ve put together this salon guide for growing out your bangs, so you can do it with style. Tip 1: Keep trimming! When you first decide that enough is enough, you’re probably tempted to abandon the hairdresser altogether. But actually, at this stage, trims are really good and can actually help your fringe grow faster. Obviously you need to trust your stylist […]
2 October 2020

The Pursuit of Longer, Thicker Hair

Both women and men everywhere seem to be in the pursuit of longer, thicker hair, with celebrities like Nicole Scherzinger and Jared Leto leading the way for the ladies and the gentlemen. It seems that when it comes to hair length in 2014, more is more! We take a look at the celebrities at the forefront of this trend for lustrous locks. Penelope Cruz – This Spanish beauty is renowned for her dark and mysterious good looks, and her hair is […]
2 October 2020

The Pro’s Guide to Cleaning Hair Tools

When it comes to fashioning fabulous locks, a tool kit is every girl’s best friend. That means that as well as developing skills in styling itself, you should also ensure that your beauty inventory receives ample TLC. Check out our write up for a pro’s guide to keeping hair tools looking spick, span and salon ready.   Brushes and Combs  Start by pulling out any hair that may be caught in the bristles. Do this gently to minimise damage to […]