DARE TO GO DARK THIS AUTUMN
Natural and simple is the way to go his autumn, says John Olivers creative stylist Ivy Ketteringham. And it’s also time to bring on the brunettes.
This autumn we are embracing natural looking hair and keeping styles and shapes simple. Ask your stylist for a cut that will complement the textures and movement that you already have to cut back on styling time.
When styling, try using Redken No Blowdry styling aid before letting your hair air dry. It helps to close your hair cuticles and therefore gives a smooth and polished finish that is usually achieved by blow drying.
For colour, L’Oréal Professional has the perfect palette for those wanting to accentuate natural brunette tresses. The French Browns are a collection of delicate yet visible colours that can cover up to
Top tips for a natural look
1. Put it in a ponytail There is one of these for everyone. Experiment with your pony position to find one that suits your face shape. 2. Keep it off your face Use a mousse or gel to keep the hair away from your eyes, add an accessory for some extra glamour. 3. Braid it These can be a great way of changing your usual style into something different. 4. Keep it big Don’t try and tame that natural volume!
Get you hair looking at its shiniest best with one of these in-salon conditioning treatments. 100% grey hair. If you are looking for permanent, long-lasting and intense colour then these may be the shades for you.
If you are feeling a little more daring and really want your colour to stand out in a crowd, then consider the semi permanent HiVisibility range - an express service for those that want to achieve exceptional results quickly.
These shades are great for those who want the most shine and tone but with the least commitment. They fade gradually over time and therefore minimise any root re-growth. There are five different colours to choose from and all of them are ammonia free.
Strengthens hair during and after a colour service. It contains an additive that is mixed into your colour which targets and protects weak bonds within the hair. It takes an additional 10 minutes in the salon but ensures that your colour lasts longer. To maintain healthy hair you can take home the Smartbond conditioner to use once a week. Introductory price £7.50.
Instantly restores the look and feel of damaged hair for up to 10 washes. A specialised formula is activated by our in-salon exclusive tool to allow ingredients to penetrate deep into the hair. Follow up at home with a weekly Heatcure Self-Heating mask which will deeply condition and keep hair looking healthy. £25 in salon treatment includes a free take home heatcure pack.