Breakout the braids

Here at Hair HQ we’ve been debating the psychology of the braid, or more specifically, asking the question: why does the first day of sunshine bring with it a slew of plaited hairdos?…   Our current favourite answer is that [...]

Ego boost

Another day, another Ego electrical hairstyling tool innovation from the brainy bods at MIT!   This slick looking model is the Ego Professional Smart Ego Dryer (£129) – the first of its kind, with touch-screen control for precise temperature setting [...]

Raspberry Richie

Perfectly timed for the spring mini heatwave, Nicole Richie channels one of our fave ice cream flavours…   We’re so used to seeing doe eyed Nicole with cool toned, lavender locks that it’s taken us a while to come to [...]

Short like Scarlett

Here at Hair we absolutely love a short haircut and that’s why we have a running crush on glamorous new mum, Scarlett Johansson…   We asked hairdressing legend, Andrew Barton, to tell us how to achieve her look. “Scarlett knows [...]

Winter haircare tips

Whether it’s just a bit blustery or total blizzard conditions, there’s no escaping the havoc that winter can wreak on our hair… The wind snarls our locks, while snow, rain and ice make hair brittle and dry, and even when [...]

How to get big, sexy hair

Need a little inspo for your Valentine’s Day ’do? Wow your date with the ultimate sexy style. Celeb stylist, Andrew Barton, tells us how…   “Nothing says beautiful bombshell quite like gorgeous big, bouncy hair!” says Andrew. “The trick to [...]