Hairdressers

Overthinking It at the Hairdressers

Andrea Mara | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Andrea Mara

I recently had my hair cut. It's an experience that is in theory very relaxing - an enforced hour of peace and quiet. Time spent reading magazines or Twitter, drinking coffee, and being looked after - being the centre of attention.

Soon You'll 'Scan' Colours Into Your Hair

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Tech

Dying your hair can be an operation fraught with hazards, not only could you be allergic to hair dyes but then there's the possibility that you won't ...

Beware of the 'Standing at Work' Craze....

Mark S. Whiteley | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mark S. Whiteley

I suspect that as with many things in life, when a problem is found, the simple opposite of the cause of the problem is not always the solution. Sometimes common sense and understanding of the problem can lead to a far better solution which does not have increased economic and organisational costs.

Beauty Blog #6: Hair FAQs

Katy Harrington | Posted 25.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Harrington

I used to dread going to the hairdresser, chiefly because the stylist always touched my hair as if it was an envelope marked 'anthrax', rolled their eyes when I asked for 'more blonde' and could barely conceal their laughter when I produced pictures torn from magazines of Kate Bosworth (fair enough).

David Cameron's Barber Becomes Member Of The British Empire

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Amid recent accusations of cronyism in the New Year’s honours list, it emerged on Monday that David Cameron’s hairdresser, the man who ‘styles...

WATCH: 'He Must Be Gay, He's A Hairdresser'

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 13.06.2013 | UK

All hairdressers are gay, right? Clearly not, but that's the assumption an Australian radio show host appeared to make when he asked prime minister...

I Go Back to... Blonde

Rosemary Mac Cabe | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK
Rosemary Mac Cabe

What's in a mane? It's been said that blondes have more fun; that redheads are fiery and feisty (loathsome word though that is, applicable only to women who have opinions); that brunettes are serious and hardworking; that women with black hair are untameable and carefree (given the rarity and ethnic profile of the black-haired woman, that's a stereotype that merits a longer discussion on race).

Having a Number Two

Mr Pickwick | Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Mr Pickwick

There is a time in every man's life when the tide goes out on his luxuriant locks. For some, this is in their early twenties, barely enough time for life experience involving hair. In my case, it was threatened but never came into effect, until my forties giving suitable time for my hair to be dyed, to have loved ones run their fingers through it and for my children to arrange it in a "David Beckham in a wind tunnel" formation.

A Dress Made Out Of Human Hair? Must Be ITCHY! (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK

A dress made entirely out of human hair has been crafted by a hairdresser. The blonde gown was made from both extensions and tresses donated by Jo...

4-Year-Old Left Distraught After Excluded From Photo For Having A Bow Made Of Hair

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A schoolgirl was reduced to tears after she was told by teachers she would not be included in the yearly photo because of her hairstyle. Marcella M...

Hairdressers Should Be ‘Trained To Spot Cancer’

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Hairdressers should be trained to check their clients for the signs of skin cancer, health experts say. American researchers believe that hairdress...

Salon Gunman 'Needed Medical Help'

Posted 21.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A man who walked into a hair salon and shot his ex-wife "desperately needed medical attention", his family said. Darren Willia...