Archive

March 2016

31/03/2016
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11 Tanning Fails That Will Make You Wish You Asked A Professional

  With Summer approaching, we’re all beginning to long for that golden glow. But we must never forget the fine line between a natural sun-kissed look and the tangerine shades we all fear… 😳             Thankfully, Adel are here to offer skin-tingling reminders of exactly what not to do when tanning…               1. Never tan so hard that your auburn locks blend in seamlessly with your face…We love Lindsay for rocking the ginger look (but not on her skin).      ... Read More

31/03/2016
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Fun Florals: Nail Art Designs for Spring

                Floral French Tips Your client’s confidence will truly blossom with a gorgeous floral French manicure. Whether you leave it simple and chic or add glitter and decals, these stylish and fresh floral tips are perfect for Spring. This colourful, sparkling design from NailsAt2AM is one of our favourite examples!   Create the look with NSI Misa lacquers:                       For extra sparkle check out these Glitter Rhinestones.       Vintage Roses A timeless... Read More

29/03/2016
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New OSiS+ Collection: Made to Create a Stir

    We’re really impressed with the updated Schwarzkopf OSiS+ styling range! In a revamp for 2016, Schwarzkopf have updated the OSiS+ product line, category organisation and design format for a refreshed and look-driven collection right at home in your styling toolkit. We’ve put together our highlights of what the new Schwarzkopf OSiS+ range wants to achieve for professional hairdressers and salons, according to the Made To Create ethos for styling versatility and innovation.       A ‘Look Driven’ Collection The new Schwarzkopf OSiS+ range includes 28 products assorted into a look-based... Read More

23/03/2016
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14 Hairdressing Memes That Just Get You

                  It’s a weird life being a hairdresser.   Some days at work go indescribably well:                                                   Others are just indescribable:                                                     Clients ask the difficult questions:            ... Read More

18/03/2016
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10 Ridiculous Vintage Beauty Ads

            Here at Adel, we’ve carefully selected our all-time favourite vintage beauty ads. From the completely ridiculous to the downright offensive, these beauty ads speak volumes about how beauty trends have evolved over the decades.           10. Is your natural beauty not getting enough recognition? Cover Girl knows how to fix that! According to this advert from 1966, with an overstated lampshade headdress (and some fancy new lipstick) you’ll light up the room.         9. This poor typist... Read More

14/03/2016
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The Hottest Denim Hair Looks

  Move over silver… step aside rainbow hair… Denim Hair is the new colour trend for 2016! Taking inspiration from the material that has been rocking the fashion world since the 50s, the Denim Hair trend includes everything from stonewash and blue-grey to deep indigo and bright navy tones. Pioneering denim hair stylist Adam Reed describes this look as ‘a wearable, on-trend palette’, and there certainly is a Denim look to suit every client, whether they’re an adventurous creative colour veteran or want to step into the unnatural colour trend for the first time.  ... Read More

08/03/2016
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Taking the Salon Experience Home: Client Retail

        We all know clients want the best possible service, and hair and beauty professionals have the know-how and equipment to deliver it, but what about when a client steps out the salon?  When they buy at the salon clients gain the professional insights and advice they crave for getting the most out of their hair, skin and nail treatments with top quality products. Here are four ways you can help your clients discover high quality solutions and maintain results between services:     Treatment Oils and... Read More