CoolBlades - Latest Blog Posts RSS Feed Subscribe for the latest blog posts! en https://www.coolblades.co.uk/rss.php?blog Mon, 02 Aug 2021 10:55:50 +0100 https://www.coolblades.co.uk/skin/reboot/images/uploads/rss.png CoolBlades - Latest Blog Posts RSS Feed https://www.coolblades.co.uk/rss.php?blog Fri, 26 Jun 2020 15:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Salon Cleaning Checklist]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/Salon-Cleaning-Checklist.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24738 Salon Cleaning Checklist

With preparation for post-lockdown re-opening hitting fever pitch, here's our handy check list of resources to help keep you and your clients safe once you're back at work.

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Thu, 05 Mar 2020 15:40:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Barbicide v. Coronavirus COVID-19]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/Barbicide-v.-Coronavirus-COVID-19.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24737 Barbicide v. Coronavirus COVID-19

Some reassurance from the makers of the UK's best-selling salon hygiene system.

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Fri, 29 Mar 2019 15:36:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Vegan: More Than Just a Fad]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/Vegan-More-Than-Just-a-Fad.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24736 Vegan: More Than Just a Fad

With more and more people turning to a vegan lifestyle maybe it's time to introduce a vegan hair care range into your salon?

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Wed, 17 May 2017 15:31:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Cleaning & Oiling Clipper Blades with Wahl]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/Cleaning-and-Oiling-Clipper-Blades-with-Wahl.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24735 Cleaning & Oiling Clipper Blades with Wahl

Top clipper brand Wahl provide expert guidance to keep your clipper blades running smoothly and lasting longer.

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:27:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Hottest Celeb Hair Trends Right Now - Autumn Edition]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/The-Hottest-Celeb-Hair-Trends-Right-Now-Autumn-Edition.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24734 The Hottest Celeb Hair Trends Right Now - Autumn Edition

We've taken a look round at some of the hair styles being worn by celebs this autumn as a bit of a guide as to what styles your clients may be asking for in the run up to the party season.

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Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:23:00 +0100 <![CDATA[5 Ways For Hair Salons To Go the Extra Mile In Customer Entertainment]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/5-Ways-For-Hair-Salons-To-Go-the-Extra-Mile-In-Customer-Entertainment.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24733 5 Ways For Hair Salons To Go the Extra Mile In Customer Entertainment

A visit to the local hairdressing salon or barber shop used to mean coffee or tea and a magazine, getting your hair done was seen as just another thing on the To Do list. Today however, getting your hair cut, coloured, or styled is seen as an essential self-care ritual, a chance to escape the stresses of day-to-day life and be pampered for an hour or two.

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Fri, 16 May 2014 14:53:00 +0100 <![CDATA[10 Make-Up Tips for a Natural Summer Look]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/10-Make-Up-Tips-for-a-Natural-Summer-Look.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24732 10 Make-Up Tips for a Natural Summer Look

When it comes to summer we're all about exploring natural beauty and having a fresh face, letting our skin breathe in some of the summer weather. Here are some of our top tips on achieving a natural summer make-up look.

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Thu, 08 May 2014 14:49:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Twiggy With A Twist Tutorial]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/Twiggy-With-A-Twist-Tutorial.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24731 Twiggy With A Twist Tutorial

We're all familiar with the famous "Twiggy eye" (see our post on Paris Fashion Week if you're not). We're also all familiar with what a "smokey eye" is. But have you ever considered putting the two together to create your very own Twiggy eye with a twist? Well, now's your chance!

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[10 Inspiring Hair & Beauty Trends from Paris Fashion Week]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/10-Inspiring-Hair-and-Beauty-Trends-from-Paris-Fashion-Week.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24730 10 Inspiring Hair & Beauty Trends from Paris Fashion Week

Seeking inspiration? Then look no further. In the 2nd of an occasional series of posts, we've pulled together 10 of our favourite hair and beauty trends on show at Paris Fashion Week AW14 to give you a great source of ideas for new looks and directions.

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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:13:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Fishtail Plait Tutorial]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/Fishtail-Plait-Tutorial.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24729 Fishtail Plait Tutorial

The classic fishtail plait is one of the prettiest plaits around and looks a lot more complex to create than it actually is. If you've never attempted one before, here's a simple DIY tutorial that'll work for either you or your clients.

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Fri, 04 Apr 2014 12:41:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Interview: Magda Issmer @ Studio Mag]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/Interview-Magda-Issmer-Studio-Mag.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24728 Interview: Magda Issmer @ Studio Mag

We talk to Studio Mag hair salon founder Magda Issmer about current hair trends in East London, letting your hair rest and her life as an international hair stylist!

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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:34:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Interview: Kelly White, Founder @ KMA Hair]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/Interview-Kelly-White-Founder-KMA-Hair.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24727 Interview: Kelly White, Founder @ KMA Hair

We talk to KMA Hair salon founder Kelly White about her inspirations, top hair trends and how to keep hair looking salon-beautiful.

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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:27:00 +0000 <![CDATA[5-Step Plan for a Perfect (Fake) Tan ]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/5-Step-Plan-for-a-Perfect-Fake-Tan.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24726 5-Step Plan for a Perfect (Fake) Tan

We know the tanning professionals amongst you already know this, but for those of you more focussed on hair, nails, lashes and all the other gorgeous things that our customers do for their customers, here's a handy guide to getting your skin to the perfect bronzed hue for a big night out or indeed any occasion.

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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 16:37:00 +0000 <![CDATA[7 Hair Trends Spotted at London Fashion Week]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/7-Hair-Trends-Spotted-at-London-Fashion-Week.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24724 7 Hair Trends Spotted at London Fashion Week

We all know London Fashion Week isn't just about the fashion. Twice a year, we get treated to cool, colorful and sometimes zany new hair and beauty trends, some considerably more wearable than others—but plenty of the hairstyles this season are low-maintenance and totally ready to wear. So, we've pulled a few trends that were hot on the catwalk this spring for your perusal. Simply read, practise, then style:

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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 16:27:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Relaxed Plait Tutorial]]> https://www.coolblades.co.uk/Relaxed-Plait-Tutorial.html https://www.coolblades.co.uk/product.php?productid=24723 Relaxed Plait Tutorial

Messed-up pony plaits were all the rage at London Fashion Week AW14. Plaits are the perfect recipe for a carefree, ready-to-wear look. We witnessed everything from "elegantly feral" woven plaits at Kinder Aggugini to woven rope braids at Jean-Pierre Bragazna.

Image source: http://instagram.com/caradelevingne

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