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Professional Beauty and HJ Live 2017

Last weekend, I had the fantastic opportunity to be a part of the HJ Live show at Manchester Central, an award-winning venue in the heart of the city centre!   HJ Live North is a brilliant weekend for those in the beauty and hair industry. As the biggest trade show for hair and beauty professionals […] Read more »

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How to Take Care of your Beard

You may have thought that growing a beard was easy, now you have to take care of it. Like the hair on top of your head, beards require maintenance: washing, moisturising and even brushing. To keep your facial hair looking and feeling good, you have to put in some work. I have put together some […] Read more »

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Long Hairstyles for Men

For the lucky few out there who have a full head of hair, there are many different ways to style it, you can grow it out to one length or leave it long on top whilst keeping your sides and back short. With longer hair and looser hairstyles becoming a growing trend this year, put […] Read more »

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The Widow’s Peak – What Do I Do with It?

First of all, for those of you who may be unfamiliar with the term ‘widow’s peak’, it is a downward V-shape formation of hair in the centre of the hairline on the forehead. The name refers to a while back when widows would wear hoods following the death of their husband… A widow’s peak is […] Read more »

Thinning Hair

How to Tackle Hair Loss Head on

Not every man is blessed with a full head of hair throughout their whole life, for some, hair may begin to thin and recede. The first thought for many would be to cover it up or try a new style. There is also a good chance that you’ve tried at least one product to keep […] Read more »

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A New Clinic to Boost Confidence

I am so pleased to announce I have expanded my skill set and opened a new clinic to work in synergy with my barbering and hairdressing heritage. By keeping ahead of trends, I identified a growing interest in micropigmentation treatments. As more and more people are feeling the pressure to look good, they are all […] Read more »

How to keep your grooming standards high at a festival

Every summer, thousands of people pack up their tents and wellies and head to one of the UK’s many fantastic festivals, preparing to enjoy their favourite musicians. As popular as the bands are, fashion has also been a major topic at every festival, and it’s no different for us gentlemen. We like to make sure […] Read more »

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So, you’re thinking of becoming a barber?

If you want to become a barber, you have chosen a great time to join the trade. It’s an exciting industry to be a part of right now as male grooming is booming. There are many people making this career their passion which is excellent. The first thing you need to consider is, are you 100% sure […] Read more »


Iconic hairstyles that changed male grooming

2013 was the first year men spent more money on male-specific toiletries than on shaving products. This week, we thought that we should take a look back on the most iconic hairstyles that helped transform the male grooming market into a multi-million-pound industry.   David Beckham – Undercut / textured quiff Perhaps one of the […] Read more »


Bleach Blonde? Our thoughts on the latest trend

You don’t have to look very far to recognise that Bleach Blonde hair is becoming a growing trend amongst young men. Football stars Lionel Messi, Neymar (both of Barcelona) and Aaron Ramsey (Arsenal) have tried the look, as well as pop star Justin Bieber, global rapper Kanye West and Maroon 5 lead singer Adam Levine, […] Read more »

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