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THE BIGGEST HAIR MYTH: “I could never pull that off.”

05 March 2018

Hey, here’s a question. Since when did hairstyles come with a list of prerequisites? Ok yes, if you’re going lighter you’ll want to make sure your hair is healthy enough first, but those aren’t the prerequisites we’re talking about. We’re talking about the ‘cool’ factor – the idea that you don’t have the confidence, personality...

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3 Hairy Headaches (& how to deal with them)

28 February 2018

We absolutely adore helping our clients experiment with funky new hair colours – but before we can work our magic, it’s important for you to have a solid, healthy foundation to start with. Even natural, sulphate/ammonia/paraben free hair products & colours can sometimes cause existing hair problems to flare up, as well as make curing...

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The Ultimate Battle: HAIR vs. HUMIDITY

20 February 2018

Imagine this: You’re about to leave the house for a brunch date on Saturday morning. You’ve got a little extra time so it’s the perfect opportunity to try out those ‘Set & Forget Effortless Beach Waves’ that one beauty guru has been raving about. You do all the right things: you use a protectant before...

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MAKE 2018 THE YEAR OF HEALTHY HAIR: Part 4

06 February 2018

SURVIVING THE GREAT OUTDOORS We love being able to transform our clients’ dry, damaged hair back to being alive & beautiful… And while trims, in-salon treatments & correct product use can make a HUGE difference, there’s still only so much we can do in the salon. The rest comes down to what you do habitually...

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Elle J’s 2018 Hair Predictions

29 January 2018

If there’s one thing we love at Elle J Hair, it’s a daring ‘do. Making a bold new statement with your hair is an awesome way to get out of your comfort zone & celebrate your individuality. We saw the platinum movement take over in 2017, with countless babes rocking icy blonde crowns. There were...

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MAKE 2018 THE YEAR OF HEALTHY HAIR: Part 3

22 January 2018

RAPUNZEL’S SECRETS   It’s time for part three of our Healthy Hair series, where we share some of our best tips & tricks for keeping your hair looking & feeling BOMB for 2018 & beyond. Make sure to click  HERE to catch up on the first two instalments if you haven’t already! We’ve covered the importance...

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MAKE 2018 THE YEAR OF HEALTHY HAIR: Part 2

16 January 2018

5 RECIPES YOU, YOUR HAIR & YOUR BODY WILL LOVE   We love being able to transform our clients’ dry, damaged hair back to being alive & beautiful… And while trims, in-salon treatments & correct product use can make a HUGE difference, there’s still only so much we can do in the salon. The rest...

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MAKE 2018 THE YEAR OF HEALTHY HAIR: Part 1

08 January 2018

THE WHYS, WHENS & WHATS OF YOUR HAIRWASH CYCLE We love being able to transform our clients’ dry, damaged hair back to being alive & beautiful… And while trims, in-salon treatments & correct product use can make a HUGE difference, there’s still only so much we can do in the salon. The rest comes down...

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Elle J Hair Festival

28 December 2017

Music in the air, tinsel & sparkles everywhere… Festival season really is the most wonderful time of the year. What isn’t wonderful is the overwhelming pressure that comes beforehand to make sure you’ve got the perfect, glittery, Pinterest-worthy hairstyle at the ready when it comes time to take that sacred Instagram. Even if you manage...

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My hair snapped off!!

12 December 2017

4 reasons why and the lessons I learned… You’ve have been there before, you want to be blonde and you want it done yesterday! I was no different and when I had the urge to go for a lighter look on my hair, I did it without thinking of the consequences . Now as a hairdresser I...

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