Category: Hair

How-to do a 70s inspired bohemian curl with Errol Douglas & MoroccanOil (step-by-step)

I mentioned in my lfw aw14 highlight post that I went backstage at the Kristian Aadnevik show. MoroccanOil  UK and Ireland Ambassador Errol Douglas showed me step-by-step how to recreate the late 70s, early 80s bohemian sweep curl. I thought it deserved a post of its very own. There is a visual ‘how to’ directly below, I will post Errol Douglas’s quotes at the… Read more →

How to get smooth, polished straight hair!

If there would be one thing that is ‘my thing’ it would be hair! I have always been obsessed with doing things to my own barnet. Its surprising that I didn’t end up working as a hair stylist or something along those lines.

Usually I would curl and backcomb my hair for that messy beach look, but sometimes I just want to tame it down for a straight smooth and polished look. This is where ghd come in….

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Back To My Roots!

New year, new hair! The dark blonde colour was looking a bit ragged.  I really don’t have hundreds of pounds to spend on my hair at the moment. I can’t highlight my hair myself so I thought the easy option is to go back brown.  I used Nice ‘n Easy by Clairol.  It actually blended quite well with the highlights I already have.  I just don’t have that horrible root halo anymore.

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Vintage Inspired Christmas with Tara Starlet

A couple of weeks ago I went along to the Tara Starlet Xmas blogger party and Oh my goodness… this event really was the reindeer’s b***ocks!  We played dress-up with the Tara Starlet Autumn/Winter styles, had vintage locks and retro make-up applied by Pretty Me Vintage.  There was a Xmasy spread laid out for us and after we had consumed a few Martini cocktails…posed for a little photoshoot. 

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Dorothy Perkins & Herbal Essences high summer event

I was actually meant to post about this Dorothy Perkins event a couple of weeks ago, but the images went walkabouts and then reappeared. After the Next AW12 press day and before the Danilo Gabrielli AW12 launch party,  Annie and I trotted along to Arcadia HQ for afternoon cocktails at the Dorothy Perkins & Herbal Essences high summer event.  The brands had teamed together to… Read more →