The 2017 Men’s Trend: Angular Fringe Haircuts

If you’ve been keeping up with men’s hairstyle trends over the past few years, you’re familiar with styles like the undercut, the pompadour, and the side part. These styles are all throwbacks to the retro era of the fifties, where every man’s head was covered with a generous dosage of pomade. Vintage inspired styles like […]

June 22nd 2017 Continue Reading >

What It Means To Go Blonde

Deciding to go blonde after being brunette your whole life? That can be a bumpy process. It’s not just a one-time visit like what everybody thinks. It requires the partnership of a skilled, patient, confident, experienced colourist and a cool, calm and collected client. It requires a lot of commitment, to the process and the […]

May 24th 2017 Continue Reading >

7 Unbelievably Great Yet Simple Hair Styling Tips

One of the major questions about hair that is asked by clients is, ‘can I style hair the same way my hairdresser has styled it during the times I am not in your hair salon?’ Here are seven unbelievably great tips: 1. Move slower A lot of times hair is something that people really care […]

April 26th 2017 Continue Reading >

What We Learned In Our Sixth Year At Hair Rocks

Before I share about what we learned in our sixth year I’d like to retrace our footsteps from the beginning for a moment. The reason my wife (Shelley) and I (Peter) entered the Hair and Beauty industry six years ago was that I had just sold a web design company that I had developed from […]

March 2nd 2017 Continue Reading >

Hair Trends For 2017

Here are the trending styles, cuts, and colours that will define 2017. Golden Bronde In some lighting it’s blonde. In others it’s golden brown. This transformative hair colour trend is called golden bronde—and it’s the perfect warm-toned hair colour that can be adjusted to work on all skin tones. So if you’ve never considered going […]

February 13th 2017 Continue Reading >

Essential Vitamins & Tips For Healthy Hair Growth

Health experts agree that eating a well-balanced diet that contains the 13 essential vitamins can help maintain the health of your hair. Essential vitamins include A, D, E, K, C, and the B-complex group: thiamine, riboflavin, niacin, pantothenic acid, biotic, vitamin B-6, vitamin B-12, and folate. Much has been written about the benefits of vitamins D […]

January 9th 2017 Continue Reading >

The Causes Of Dry Hair & How To Solve Them

There are two basic reasons for dry hair.  One is that your scalp doesn’t produce enough natural oil to moisturise your hair.  This can be hereditary, or it could be something that happens over time, because as we age, the body’s rate of oil production naturally slows down, leading to dryer skin and of course, dry hair. […]

December 9th 2016 Continue Reading >

The Top 4 Gen Y Beauty Trends

Generation Y has spoken out about their favourite beauty trends that have been tried, tested and loved, so here are the top four trends to make the list. 1. Contouring & Highlighting It’s no surprise that contouring and highlighting take the cake for Gen Y’s favourite beauty trend. As one of the easier trends to […]

November 14th 2016 Continue Reading >

9 Helpful Tips From Your Professional Stylist

Here at Hair Rocks we want you to have an honest experience and real expectations. So we trust that these following 9 tips will help you. 1.”If you want your hair to grow, you need to keep getting it trimmed.” Before I started doing hair, I never understood this because no one took the time […]

October 6th 2016 Continue Reading >

Cureplex – 3 Steps To Healthy Coloured Hair

Cureplex has taken the hairdressing industry by storm.  Going lighter and worrying about your hair breaking is now a thing of the past. Cureplex dual action formulation creates new bonds to the hair allowing bleaching, permanent straightening, perming and some keratin smoothing products to be done without damaging the hair. In the past, no matter […]

September 13th 2016 Continue Reading >