13 Jul 2018

The dreaded question - "Black or Blue-Black?"

Your client books in for a lash tint. They lay down on the bed and you, the professional beauty therapist, ask the dreaded question. "Black or Blue-Black?" Sounds familiar? Let's face it, 90% of clients booking in for a lash tint EXPECT this question and (bar shades of brown for a more subtle look) these are the shades we are taught to use for accentuating the eyelashes. In this day-and-age, is it really enough that our clients still only have two choices? A client can walk into their local hairdresser and choose any hue from purple to green. Imagine if your hairdresser sat you down with a latte and proclaimed, "so will it be light or dark brown today?" You would…
The dreaded question - "Black or Blue-Black?"
Introducing the world's first plant-based, oxidant-free tints
20 Jun 2018

Introducing the world's first plant-based, oxidant-free tints

We all know the importance of patch testing clients prior to application of oxidative tints. Typically tint developer will be a 3% peroxide solution. While hydrogen peroxide offers a myriad of benefits for the skin, it has harmful effects too. Are you aware of the side effects of hydrogen peroxide on the skin? Overuse of hydrogen peroxide damages skin cells which leads to premature ageing. Too much application of hydrogen peroxide can lead to dry skin and irritation a precursor for pimples and acne breakouts. Increased levels of hydrogen peroxide on the skin can lead to vitiligo- the loss of the dark pigment of skin. Some people can suffer from serious allergic skin reactions with symptoms such as burning sensation and…
6 Jun 2018

Welcome to our new-look website

Things are looking flash around here, eh? Our new website is a little different than what you may have been used to. We have moved a few products and categories around, tweaked a few product titles and tidied our photography up a little. We hope you enjoy! We've also snuck some new products in here and there and re-packaged some of our own... but we will have more to say on this over the coming months.  
Welcome to our new-look website